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To enjoy fishing as a sport, all it really takes is a pole with a hook and some bait. But there is fishing equipment, fishing lore, fishing vacations and fishing retreats to suit every interest. Experts have advice and recommendations, and fishermen have their preferences.

From the casual to the avid angler, hiring a charter can bring hours and days of fishing enjoyment. From deep-sea fishing, to coastal waters, to the Great Lakes, to all the lakes, streams, and waterways of the country, charters are available for every level of expertise, and every personal preference for ease and comfort. Finding...

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Unless you know how to tie reliable, sturdy fishing knots, all of your angling efforts will go for naught. You may have the finest fishing equipment money can buy, but if your catch keeps pulling the hook off the line, you are nothing more than the most hard luck, the-one-that-got-away, angler. Learning a tying quality...

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An often-overlooked piece of the angler’s equipment is fishing line. While it may seem trivial, it is what connects the fish to the hand of the angler. Without it, you are simply holding a stick, although it may have a really cool spinning wheel on it, and you have just thrown away a lure or...

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Trout fishing, one of the most common types of fishing today, has a wide array of strategies and equipment tailored to it. Most trout fishing is done through fly fishing, which involves using a fly rod to cast an artificial fly designed to attract trout by mimicking various prey and other objects, depending on the...

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Without a reliable fishing pole, you might as well just grab a piece of string, tie it to a diaper pin, and try catching fish in this manner. A fishing pole is what enables an angler to place the fishing lure where he wants it, manipulate the lure, and land the caught fish. Materials As...

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Fishing tackle is the broad term that refers to the equipment that is used by anglers when they go fishing, and almost anything can fall into the category. Fishing tackle comprises rods, reels, hooks, lines, sinkers, bait, lures, waders, and a place to keep it all – the tackle box. While fishing tackle refers to...

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A fishing boat can open up a world of opportunity for fishermen, greatly expanding the areas that you can fish and, because of that, the type of fish you can set your sights for. Obviously, finances are an important part of the choice of a fishing boat, but the type of fishing you most enjoy,...

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Perhaps the most important piece of fishing equipment is the fishing reel. Complicating matters is the number of fishing reels on the market – literally hundreds. A fishing reel should match the degree of fishing skill you possess or it can lead to unsatisfying fishing experiences. 3 Basic Fishing Reel Types Closed face spinning reels....

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Fly fishing is a particular type of fishing that dates back nearly two centuries and involves “flies”, or artificial bait, tied on a hook and designed initially to catch the attention of trout. Fly fishing still often focuses on trout, but other types of fish are targeted using fly fishing techniques. There are many experts...

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Fly rods are fishing rods designed specially to cast an artificial fly – bait usually made of a hook tied with fur, foam, or other light materials fashioned to attract a fish to the hook. Modern fly rods are constructed from composite materials such as fiberglass or carbon graphite. Fly rods use the weight of...

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