Top 3 Fishing Destinations in Australia for Anglers

Australia for Anglers Australia is a great country for anglers because it has some of the finest fishing destinations in the world. There are many reasons why the country is ideal for anglers. First, it is a great country for anglers because it has a wide variety of different fish species and environments. In fact, […]

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2022 Bayliner Trophy T24CC

The T24CC offers a comfortable ride and numerous fishing features. Courtesy Bayliner Boats Special delivery: Sign up for the free Boating email newsletter. Subscribe to Boating magazine for $14 for 1 year and receive 4 bonus digital issues. Overview The Bayliner T24CC we tested was well-equipped for less than $80,000. Its 23-degree-deadrise hull cut through Charlotte Harbor’s wind-driven 2-foot […]

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Gamakatsu® USA Offers A New Angle On Pliers

Tacoma, Washington (XXXX) – New for 2022, Gamakatsu® introduces 9-inch pliers to its lineup. Similar to the popular 6- and 7-inch pliers, the 9-inch pliers have an added 45-degree angle to provide a comfortable position for various tasks. Say goodbye to awkward angles and hello to an ergonomic, reliable tool. Like all the pliers Gamakatsu […]

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5 Florida Bass Baits You Need in Your Arsenal

For many of Florida’s freshwater enthusiasts, largemouth bass tops the list of favorite species to target. The Sunshine State’s widespread lakes, rivers, ponds, canals and more are almost all home to largemouth, with some freshwater bodies holding impressive numbers of trophy bucketmouths. These fish are skilled predators that are capable of consuming a variety of […]

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Target Freshwater Game Fish with Golden Shiner

While saltwater fisheries garner much of the attention of Sunshine State anglers, Florida is home to some of the fishiest freshwater lakes, rivers and canals in the world. Most of the statewide sweetwater enthusiasts who frequent these venues live and die by artificial offerings, targeting various bass species, butterfly peacock, bullseye snakehead, clown knifefish and […]

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First Great Lake-Built Freighter in Nearly 40 Years

PHOTO COURTESY OF INTERNATIONAL STEAMSHIP COMPANY The International Steamship Company’s Mark W. Barker christened on Cleveland’s waterfront in August 2022 is the first Great Lakes freighter built on freshwater lakes in almost 40 years. Constructed at Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, the freighter is built of iron ore mined in Minnesota and forged […]

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Northland – Gamakatsu Football Jig for Ned Size Plastics

Northland teams with Gamakatsu to create the ultra-sharp Elite Series Finesse Football Jig for building combos or pairing with Ned-sized plastics Bemidji, MN (September 1, 2022) – Whether you’re on a natural lake, river, or reservoir, it’s common knowledge that rock, gravel, wood, and hard-bottom areas attract both brown and green bass in numbers and […]

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New Freshwater and Inshore Reel from Diawa

Diawa Monocoque Technology for Under $200 Daiwa’s new Procyon MQ LT brings freshwater and inshore anglers cutting-edge design features at an affordable price Cypress, CA (September 8, 2022) – Now redesigned for a higher level of performance, the Daiwa Procyon MQ LT spinning reel family is back for freshwater and inshore applications. From speckled trout, […]

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Stay Versatile: Making the Most of Fall Fishing

It is here at last, the fall run. In the salt, hordes of stripers have begun their migration back to their winter waters further south. In fresh water, billions of juvenile herring are feeding gamefish in every lake, river, and pond. Warm water visitors like false albacore and Spanish mackerel are here for a few […]

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Getting Slobberknockered Is now a Thing

New to ICAST 2022 was the addition of the Anglers’ Choice Award where the angling community was invited to cast their vote on the best product coming out of ICAST – and vote they did. After earning strong respect and winning the coveted Best of Freshwater Hard Bait Category award at ICAST in Orlando for […]

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The 2023 Bassmaster Elite Series Schedule is Out Now

B.A.S.S. Announces 2023 Bassmaster Elite Series Schedule BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — With the 2022 Bassmaster Elite Series season barely in the history books, B.A.S.S. is already getting primed for another go-round as the 2023 Elite Series slate was announced today. The schedule includes nine regular-season events in seven states with a healthy mix of familiar fisheries […]

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Volvo Penta Coastal Series Sterndrives

An all-aluminum engine and drive specially coated to thwart corrosion. Courtesy Volvo Penta Historically, the technology and metallurgy of sterndrives often failed to measure up to the rigors of saltwater service. Volvo Penta’s Coastal Series seeks to draw boaters back to sterndrives with an anti-corrosion package and an included seven-year warranty, offering saltwater boaters sterndrive […]

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Grady-White Introduces Adventure 218 Walkaround Cabin Boat

PHOTO COURTESY OF GRADY-WHITE The new Adventure 218 from Grady-White offers an inspired reimagining of the brand’s popular walkaround cabin boat first debuted in 1974. At 21-feet, the Adventure 218 honors its heritage, maintaining beloved aspects of the walkaround concept, while reimagining space and versatility and adding modernized details and design. “Grady-White has many loyal […]

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Sailfish 276 DC

Split personality. by Chuck Warren While center and dual console boats have been widely used for years in fishing hotspots around the world, they have only become common more recently in the Great Lakes. Photos Courtesy of Sailfish Much of that rise in popularity is due to an increase in features and performance improvements, turning […]

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Boat Winterization Tips

Keeping your boat covered ensures that snow or other elements can’t damage the vessel. SWS File Special delivery: Sign up for the free Salt Water Sportsman email newsletter. Subscribe to Salt Water Sportsman magazine for $19 for 1 year and receive 4 bonus digital issues. Next spring’s fishing plans can quickly turn to frustration if you leave your boat […]

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Shimano’s Innovative ARMA BOOST Technology Redefines Swimbait Performance 

New ARMAJOINT 190SF Entices Strikes from Trophy Bass The ultimate big fish bait, Shimano’s ARMAJOINT 190SF leverages Shimano premium lure technologies to synthesize a dual-jointed swimbait unlike any other. Meticulously designed ARMA BOOST innovations deliver a unique joint mechanism providing enhanced casting distance and accuracy to complement lifelike actions that provoke strikes from trophy bass. Solving […]

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2022 Solace 32 CS

The 32 CS provides a comfortable, safe ride. Courtesy Solace Boats Special delivery: Sign up for the free Boating email newsletter. Subscribe to Boating magazine for $14 for 1 year and receive 4 bonus digital issues. Overview For the techie boater, the Solace 32 CS has a long list of features that will surely appeal to the James Bond […]

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2022 Sea Pro 320 DLX Offshore

The 320 DLX serves up a nimble, sturdy ride. Courtesy Sea Pro Boats Special delivery: Sign up for the free Boating email newsletter. Subscribe to Boating magazine for $14 for 1 year and receive 4 bonus digital issues. Overview Details such as finished hatch lids, the massive hinges of the side boarding door, and the way that door’s folding […]

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Huge Salter Brown!

Angler Ian Sawyer caught this beautiful 10-pound brown trout on striped bass tackle in the surf zone in Maine. Jerry Audet One of the allures of fishing in the ocean is you’re never sure exactly what you’re going to catch. But landing a 10-pound brown trout in the open-ocean in Maine, from shore, on a […]

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