• 5 Good Minutes With Kwanza Henderson

    Thursday, October 1, 2015

    By Jerry McBride Kwanza Henderson grew up in a tough neighborhood in Miami, and lost his father when he was young. Against the odds, he has become an icon in the South Florida kayak fishing community. He’s currently working on a documentary, We Yak Too, which he hopes will inspire others to find a path […]

  • Video Review: Chota Hippies Hip Waders

    Thursday, October 1, 2015

    By Jerry McBride Even in Florida, wintertime water gets cold enough that launching or getting out to stretch or shoot pictures is uncomfortable without waders. However, chest waders or even rubber hip boots can be bulky and hot, and the prolonged leg motion of pedal-drives raises concerns of weakened wader seams that speed the development […]

  • Video: New Goods from VMC Hooks

    Wednesday, September 30, 2015

    By Jerry McBride Kayak Fish readers got a sneak peek as we tested the VMC 7237 and 7266 inline hooks in the Spring issue—they’re just now being released. Designed to make the release process less dangerous for both the fish and the angler, these VMC hooks finally provide a simple solution for easily switching from […]

  • Video: New Fishing Tools From Boomerang

    Monday, September 28, 2015

    The one thing you’ll never see Kayak Fish Editor Jerry McBride without is the Boomerang Snip. An absolute necessity for clean, close braid cuts, a retractable lanyard keeps it right where it should be. Boomerang—now merged with T-Reign—introduced the Big Snip at ICAST. The heavy-duty model slices 150-pound braid and 250-pound mono, and is saltwater […]

  • Gathering of the Faithful, Louisiana Style

    Wednesday, August 19, 2015

    By Jerry McBride Just down Hwy. 190 from the Boondoggle campground, Shannon Griffin sells fishing tackle, camping gear and licenses, and rents kayaks and bicycles. More importantly, Griffin was blessed with an extra-large portion of small-town friendliness, even by legendary Southern standards. She’s also happy to share her insider’s knowledge of fishing and local points […]

  • New Goods From Rapala

    Monday, July 27, 2015

    Elite Series bass angler Bernie Schultz shows us several new items from Rapala, including the Shadow Rap and Shadow Rap Deep jerkbaits, and an inexpensive, floating plastic lip gripper available in two sizes.

  • Shimano Stradic is Best in Show at ICAST 2015

    Monday, July 27, 2015

    Shimano picked up Best of Show in the freshwater reel category for the Shimano Stradic C3000HG-K. We take a look at its new saltwater sister, the Stradic FK. The rigid design and enhanced pinion gear support maintain a more precise alignment to improve gear durability. Available in five sizes.

  • Best in Show: Avid Inshore by St Croix Rods

    Monday, July 27, 2015

    St Croix Rods picked up two Best of Show awards at 2015 ICAST for their Mojo Bass Flyrod and the Avid Inshore. The Avid’s been around for a number of years, but Jeff Schluter and the gang in Wisconsin have upgraded the SC3 blank with anti-corrosion titanium guides and hook keeper, and given it an […]

  • First Look: Old Town Loon 106 and 126

    Sunday, July 26, 2015

    Old Town does more than just canoes these days. Luke LaBree shows us around the new Old Town Loon 106 and 126 sit-insides. Cushy, adjustable seat, 3-layer construction, stern dry storage, and a removable work deck with USB enclosed. We also get a closeup look at the Predator XL Minn Kota, which features a drop-in, […]

  • First Look: Wilderness Systems ATAK

    Friday, July 24, 2015

    Let designer Hans Nutz take for you for a lengthy tour of the Wilderness ATAK, so pack a snack—there’s a lot to look at here, from the electronics pod, electric power option, the comfy AirPro Max seat, an innovative leaning post, and one of the best things I’ve seen in kayaking—the paddle rest integrated into […]

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