Dead of Winter, Middle of the Night

Cabin fever leads to late-night adventure—and a personal best striper

Keep it Simple

Want to share the love for kayak fishing? Stop talking about your boat and just take somebody fishing.

Is Catch and Release Bad for Fish?

Research suggests popularity of catch and release may be harming bass populations


Keep it Simple


By Chris Payne The buzz is in the air. As spring approaches rapidly, anglers start prepping for the ice out, the prespawn staging or the white bass run and the buzz grows louder. Kayak fishing is growing across the world, but not as fast as it could. The buzz about industry growth can be seen […]

Caught on Film

Video: An Unintended Swim with a Shark


"As I went over, I knew the tuna was a goner. This time, I was concerned about my safety," said Jasper Pons, who wound up in the water with a revved up shark.

Editor's Pick

Dead of Winter, Middle of the Night


BY JEFF LITTLE It was an innocent collection of kayak fishing action clips on a Facebook thread. But the caption got under my skin: “Here’s something that should help with everyone’s cabin fever.” The video did not help. I had to respond. “I disagree,” I wrote. “Only fishing fixes cabin fever, I’m going.” I doubt […]

Tip Of The Week

Daiwa’s New Ardito Travel Rods are Perfect


If you are traveling with a kayak, you can take as many rods you want. If not? That’s when a quality travel rod such as the Daiwa Ardito-TR is a trip-saver.