Shark Week in So Cal

El Nino brought California anglers a bumper yellowtail season, and some toothy hangers-on.

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This is flat-out the best time of year to collect a delectable dinner.

Red Grouper Season to Close at Midnight Thursday

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Meet the Texas kayak angler you've seen in those oil-rig videos


Shark Week in So Cal


Although West Coast paddlers have been reveling in unusually warm Pacific waters as the summer winds to an official end, the unseasonable water temperatures have also attracted other non-native visitors. The coastal waters of Southern California in particular have seen bumper catches of yellowtail, as well as yellowfin and bluefin tuna, dorado and marlin. Anglers […]

Caught on Film

Adrian Tuck’s one-meter barramundi


Mission: To catch a barramundi over one meter in length Angler: Adrian Tuck When: September 2014 Location: Ross River (freshwater), Townsville, Australia Rig: Shimano Sustain 3000, Shimano Raider Barra Flickstick 5-8 kg Shimano Chronarch CI4+ 150HG, GLoomis GL2 10-to 20-lb. baitcaster Bait & Line: 2O-lb. Power Pro, 40-lb. Berkley Vanish Fluorocarbon leader; Rapala X-rap; Stanley […]

Editor's Pick

Video: Complete Walkthrough of the Eddyline C-135


Jerry gets his hands on the ICAST Best-in-Show fishing kayak, the Eddyline C-135 Stratofisher, and takes us through its finer points.

Tip Of The Week

Sound Casting


By Jeff Herman The ultimate way to stalk a fish on the flats is via sight casting. There is a bonus bit of magic in seeing the fish, casting smartly to that fish, and then watching the take. The split second – breath held – as you see the lure charged and feel the line […]