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Key Reasons to Take Children Fishing

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 Terri Winters (May 26, 2017)  One of the best hobbies for young and old alike is fishing. It inspires a good work ethic, patience and responsibility; and spurs a sense of assurance and empowerment. The thrill of bringing in that first fish, the camaraderie, and lasting memories created are priceless. To catch fish you have to be willing to get out there when the fish are most likely to be biting, if that's sunrise .. (Fishing)

Suppliers of fishing rods should offer a great range and expert advice

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 Simon M. Williams (January 28, 2013)  Are you looking for fishing rods? Buying a fishing rod is not an easy thing to do. There are as many different fishing rods as there are fishermen and making sure that you have a rod that is firstly suitable for the type of fishing that you are doing and secondly, is perfectly suited to you is a far from easy feat to accomplish. Thankfully, there are a great number of shops and stores .. (Fishing)

Wonderful World - Important Safety Tips For Fishing From A Boat

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 Oey Piu Hian (January 05, 2013)  If you have always wanted to learn how to fish but always prolonged it, then you can stop doing that today. You have just caught yourself a nice catch in this article, as it contains plenty of information that you can use to lure fish towards you, as you begin your fishing journey. An important fishing tip that can't be overstated is to do your research. Every species of fish behaves .. (Fishing)

Why Aluminum Boats In Australia Are Better Than Fiberglass

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 Tarry Jhonshon (November 21, 2012)  Aluminum boats or fiberglass, do you have a preference? A lot of people think that there is not a big enough difference in aluminum versus fiberglass but that is not true, there are many differences that you need to be made aware of. In a country such as Australia you need to understand that aluminum boats are much better than fiberglass. The reason aluminum boats are much better than .. (Fishing)

Fishing Tips for Catching Snapper

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 Gordon Balcomb (June 21, 2012)  Snapper is a tasty saltwater fish found along Australia’s southern coast. Snapper is targeted by both recreational anglers as well as commercial fishermen as it is renowned as a good game fish. Most snapper weigh 1 to 2 kilograms, but there are monster sized fish weighing 8 to 10 kg in the Southern waters. Though the larger ones tend to congregate at depths of 20 to 30 metres, .. (Fishing)

Types of Fishing Lures for Beginners

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 Chickie Maxwell (February 15, 2012)  The world of fishing can be very confusing to beginning fishermen. There is a lot to learn, and much of it can be very confusing. One of the most frequently confusing aspects for beginning fishermen is the world of fishing lures. There are many different types of lures, and it can be very difficult to make sense of them all. This guide will make the beginning angler an expert in lures .. (Fishing)

Be Sure You Have The Right Tent And Fishing Gear Next Time You Head Outdoors

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 Brad Roberts (January 26, 2012)  When planning to take an outdoor camping or hunting trip make sure for anyone to ensure that they've got everything that they need. However, perhaps it is important for anyone to obtain is a camping tent which is going to provide them with enough area to feel comfortable and one which will produce a individual with a decent amount of protection from the weather. A lot of people, when .. (Fishing)

Top Sport Fishing Destination: Florida Keys

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 Noel Guntan (January 10, 2012)  Florida is renowned everywhere for its spectacular fishing vacations. As challenging as fishing is to research and plan, it is also unforgettable. The romantic memories of the blue skies, the open waters, pristine shores, all of these are treasures to keep in memory when you spend your vacation in deep sea fishing in Florida Keys. There are other top destinations for deep sea fishing, .. (Fishing)

Don't Eat Your Ice Fishing Bait

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 Justin Gobbers (November 02, 2011)  Every angler knows that bait can be the most important piece of gear that you are going to need while fishing, but do you know what bait to use while ice fishing? Ice Fishing bait is something that you are going to have to think of and realise that it is very similar to regular bait. However, it is not delicious so whatever you do, do not eat it. The simplest form of ice fishing bait is . (Fishing)

Fishing at Whiskeytown Lake

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 Jay Bryce (August 26, 2011)  Whiskeytown Lake is a lake in Shasta County in northwestern California, about 8 miles (13 km) west of Redding. The lake is in the Whiskeytown Unit of the Whiskeytown-Shasta-Trinity National Recreation Area. It has a capacity of 241,100 acre feet and is formed by Whiskeytown Dam on Clear Creek. Before Whiskeytown Lake was constructed, the area's streams and creeks provided an abundance .. (Fishing)

5 Tips for Better Catch and Release Fishing

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 Jay Bryce (August 26, 2011)  Catch and release is a practice within recreational fishing intended as a technique of conservation. After capture, the fish are unhooked and returned to the water before experiencing serious exhaustion or injury. Effective catch and release fishing techniques avoid excessive fish fighting and handling times, avoid damage to fish skin, scale and slime layers by nets, dry hands and dry .. (Fishing)

The Sport Fishing Miami is The Game in Miami Which Demands a Lot of Miami Charter Boats

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 John Batosh (June 21, 2011)  There is a great craze in the European as well as American nations among the citizens to participate in sport fishing. They consider the game as a matter of prestige and the sport reveals the status of the person who participates in the sport. As the name sport fishing itself indicates that the game is played to choose the winner. The sport includes that the person who comes first to .. (Fishing)

Fishing Charters Firms Provide Highly Technical and Advanced Charter Boats to the Clients

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 John Batosh (June 21, 2011)  There is nothing best and enjoyable than spending your summer holidays or weekends in a sea coast especially when you engage in fishing activity just for fun. This is the most picnics that are planned by holiday making persons to spend time. The main reason behind this is that fishing is a hobby for a large number of persons especially for Europeans as well as Americans. These people .. (Fishing)

Miami Beach Fishing Charters Offer Latest Technology Miami Beach

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 John Batosh (June 16, 2011)  Miami is a beautiful island in Florida where people go as a tourist or as even the local people visit Miami Beach. Miami Beach is the best city for tourism as well as for fishing. In Miami there are various Miami Beach fishing charters obtainable for sea fishing. Miami is the largest part heavily populated city in Florida. In recent times buy and sell and business in Miami have .. (Fishing)

Kite Fishing in Miami Tops The List of Various Types of Fishing in Miami

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 John Batosh (June 16, 2011)  Miami is a famous city and tops the list of favorite cities in the world. There are many commercial centers and international trade centers in Miami. The interesting thing is that though the city of Miami is very rich in money and the entire major traditional sculpture accounts in Miami. These are seen by millions o tourists and travelers all round the world every year. The fact is that . (Fishing)

Deep Sea Fishing Charters firms Boosts Charter Fishing in Miami

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 John Batosh (June 16, 2011)  As people know that Miami is the best place for fishing, it is also high in numbers of charter fishing, deep sea fishing charters companies. Charter fishing in Miami is carried out in a large scale. Also charter fishing in Miami is done at low cost and in plenty. Not only one deep sea fishing charters companies are there in Miami but also many more deep sea fishing charters companies .. (Fishing)

Best Fishing Kayak - Emotion stealth Kayak Review

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 Rey Basti (May 06, 2011)  The Emotion Stealth Kayak is a sit-on-top that is perfect for recreational and fishing activities. The stealth kayak is well equipped for all your fishing needs. This kayak comes in five different colors to choose from yellow, green, mustard, granite and sandstone. The stealth kayak is great in small ponds, lakes and flat saltwater where you can spend whole day fishing. A fishing kayak . (Fishing)

Bass Fishing Tips for the Southeast

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 Sarah Snelgrove (May 04, 2011)  Bass fishing is rapidly growing in popularity as a southeastern sport. Bass Fishing in North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, and other parts of the region is on the rise, and anglers of all ages are spending more time on the Southeast’s best bass fishing lakes. If you’re new to the sport but don’t want to come off as an amateur, these tips will provide the advice .. (Fishing)

Essential Cooking Equipment & Methods For Camp Cooking

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 Reid Schirmer (March 30, 2011)  Here are the essential pieces of equipment and cooking methods for successfully cooking when camping. 1. Food tent: the food tent must have a floor. You shouldn't keep food in cabins because it attracts critters. 2. Cooking equipment: You will require mixing spoons and bowls, measuring spoons and cups, long-handled forks, wire whisk, serving dishes and utensils, tongs, pancake .. (Fishing)

Year-Round Fishing Makes St. Pete Beach an Ideal Vacation Spot

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 D. Eel (March 07, 2011)  Interested in visiting the St. Pete Beach/Tampa Bay area and want to fish? You’re in luck. No matter what time of year it is, you can always fish in Florida! Read on to learn about the fish you can find during each season, and tips to planning out your fishing trip! Whether you’re visiting Florida in the summer, spring, fall, or winter, fishing is always in season, .. (Fishing)

Lowrance HDS-5 For Fresh and Salt Water

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 Kyle Mitz (January 04, 2011)  Are you wanting to buy a new fish finder? Have you been unhappy with your current style? I would really like to inform you about the single most well-known and biggest selling fish finders currently available. The Lowrance HDS-5 has created a growing standing amongst deep sea and fresh water anglers alike. Although the HDS-5 provides a lot more capabilities when compared with similar .. (Fishing)

Ice Fishing for Bluegill

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 Jason Pitcock (November 29, 2010)  Bluegill is common in most places, in ponds, small lakes and even river running into lakes. These fish can be caught with many different methods in normal weather, and you can catch them on different kinds of lures when ice fishing too. Many anglers will tell you to use a small gold spoon, suspended vertically. When you’re in the fish, this one usually works. If, however, .. (Fishing)

How to Choose a Fly Fishing Rod

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 Karen Christel Gaza (November 16, 2010)  Fly fishing is another fishing activity that is basically involved using an article fly. The most common or the traditional fishing uses worms and other forms of bait. The fishing flies on the other hand is used so that it will float in the water. If you are a total newbie and wants to try fly fishing, you should have a fly fishing gear and a rod to start. There are many types of .. (Fishing)

Albacore Tuna Fishing

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 Thomas Hattori (October 15, 2010)  Albacore Tuna Fishing Albacore Tuna; Like a cartoon torpedo with long fins and huge eyes, the most exotic fish an angler can catch The albacore belong to the tuna and mackerel family Scientific classification: The Albacore is classified as Thunnus alalunga. Albacore is a very popular fish, important to both the sport and commercial fisheries, valued for their flavor; they are eaten .. (Fishing)

How to Use a Portable Fish Finder

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 Karen Janos (October 12, 2010)  Portable fishfinders are increasing in popularity. This fact is mainly due to their perfect fit for recreational fishing. Since they are relatively inexpensive and, of course, portable, they are a perfect out-of-the-box solution for many weekend warriors. Once you actually purchase a portable fish finder, how do you use it? That is overall a simple question to answer. First, the .. (Fishing)

Fishing For Beginners

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 Bento Loyd Rellen (October 01, 2010)  Cast out your line, and get ready to have a good time on the water. Fish games are not only meant for fun, fishing has been used as a means of survival, and a way to make a living, as far back as has been recorded. It can be a way challenge yourself and mother nature, or it can just be used to relax. Many people across the world are avid fishermen and women. If you have a boat handy you . (Fishing)

How To Catch Trout

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 Heidi Hunt (September 25, 2010)  Fishing for trout is one of the easiest fishing around if you know where to find them and what you are looking for. There is a number of species of trout (Cutthroat, Rainbow, Brook, Brown and Lake) as you can see and the best eating trout is called the Brook Trout or Speckled Trout and is by far the most beautiful trout. Below are three of the most popular ones. Brook Trout The brook .. (Fishing)

Fish Finders: How to Find More Fish Faster

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 Karen Janos (September 22, 2010)  Humminbird Side Imaging Sonar is a great technology that can help you find more fish faster. Normal “2D” fishfinders look straight down, mostly giving you a view underneath the boat. Side Imaging fishfinders are able to look to the side of the boat up to 240 feet on each side. That’s a total of up to 480 feet around the boat! The sonar’s high frequency beam can .. (Fishing)

FishAddix Fish on Amidst Site Scandal – Weekly Blog 4/8/10

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 Joseph M John (August 13, 2010)  The topic of today’s blog has been hard to swallow for the whole FishAddix Team. However, CHIPTY has deemed it necessary to discuss the issues at hand with the site members in the name of full disclosure. After all, FishAddix.com was a site designed for and used by you, the members (although the FishAddix team does partake as well)… Earlier this week, on 4/1/10, a scandal .. (Fishing)

This Week in Fishing – 3/8/10

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 Joseph M John (August 12, 2010)  This week I want to talk about a topic that strikes close to home with me – fishing etiquette. I don’t know if I am just a big stickler when it comes to fishing etiquette and etiquette in general, or that the experiences I’ve had have just been so egregious that most people would agree. Considering the fact that my “experiences” were perpetrated in part by .. (Fishing)

The Truth about Bamboo Fly Rods

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 Clara Primrose (August 12, 2010)  Modern fly rods are lightweight, strong and flexible. The majority of them are made from graphite, a carbon fiber composite. This material is a result of advances in technology from the 1970s to the present that revolutionized the world of fishing. Yet, many experienced anglers are returning to the fly rods of old, particularly those made from bamboo. History of the Bamboo Fly Rod .. (Fishing)

This Week In Fishing - What We Learned

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 Joseph M John (August 11, 2010)  Normally when I sit down to write these articles. It’s pretty difficult to come up with a topic to write about. Since I’m not the technical wizard that most of you think I am, most of my topics can be lumped into the “fishing philosophy” category, if there is such a thing. So this week when I was forwarded an article about a pro fisherman cheating during a .. (Fishing)

Lure Chucking vs. Bait Fishing

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 Joseph M John (August 05, 2010)  First off I just want to say thanks for all the readers and especially all the posts on last week’s blog. It’s really enjoyable for me to read what fellow FishAddix have to say and I’m glad I’m not alone in the etiquette department. Perhaps we should just Shaq-beat offenders until there aren’t any offenders left. Whaddya think? For this week I decided to .. (Fishing)

This Week in Fishing – The Top Ten Worst Things You Could Do while Fishing

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 Joseph M John (August 04, 2010)  Welcome one, welcome all to my latest blogarooski. How was the entrance? Overdone? Ah, it’s just my style. This week I wanted to keep the blog on the lighter side and talk about mortality rates amongst fisherman. Nah, I’m just kidding. But this week’s blog is kind of an ode to the stupidity of fisherman and a bit of the Murphy’s Law that seems to follow us .. (Fishing)

Fishing Bivvies - Three Reasons You Need to Have A High Quality Fishing Bivvy

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 Dave Smyth (July 29, 2010)  Have you ever contemplate that most likely you need to have an excellent fishing bivvy when you go out for your next fishing trip? That same ideas has came about to a lot anglers. A few went onward and acquired theirs. A few never did their homework to obtain more facts and thus, they didn't fully understand enough to come up with an important beginning. Alright now, hold up a minute. .. (Fishing)

Aqua Products Fishing Bivvies A Buyers Guide

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 Dave Smyth (July 20, 2010)  Carp anglers which spend speedy overnight periods by the lake will no doubt value a quality quality bivvy tent in order to elude the blowing wind and rain that the Uk and Europe inevitably chucks at us whilst we are in pursuit of our quarry. If the angler gets chilly and soaked and uncomfortable whilst angling they will no doubt pack up and head for home. Bivvies have considerably .. (Fishing)

How To Care For Your Wooden Canoe Paddles

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 Gary Whipple (July 16, 2010)  Canoe Paddling with a Canoe Oar Canoes are definitely one of the best forms of outdoor recreation, and for a few of good reasons. There is certain pioneering adventure nostalgia in using a canoe, for example; portaging (going on land to another lake)from lake to lake, where other motorized boats cant go, and the likelihood of other will not be, is one. This is where canoeing gives you .. (Fishing)

The Basics of Carp Fishing Gear

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 Clara Primrose (July 10, 2010)  You want to try carp fishing, but there are so many makes and models of rods, reels and lures that you don’t know where to begin. You’re also worried about the cost. Everything you’ve heard about the sport insists that the higher the price of the gear is, the better the quality. Don’t believe it. If you bought only the top of the line carp fishing products, .. (Fishing)

Get Set With All The Fly And Trout Fishing Gear This Season

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 Shristy Chandran (May 08, 2010)  Fishing in natural springs is both a pleasure and an invigorating experience. If you are actually thinking that there is nothing much for you to learn about fishing, then think again. Fishing is a very complicated process and one has to learn every bit of it right from the fishing rod to putting up the bait. Go ahead and read this article to get yourself boats load of fish the next time . (Fishing)

Freshwater Fish Finders

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 Karen Janos (November 24, 2009)  Not all fish finders work well in all types of fishing. If you like to fish in freshwater then you should look for a fish finder that will work best for freshwater fishing. In general single frequency fish finders are adequate for freshwater fishing. Single frequency fish finders work well in most lakes, rivers and in shallow coastal fishing and they are generally less expensive. .. (Fishing)

How to Select a Transducer for Your Fish Finder

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 Karen Janos (November 24, 2009)  What Type of Fish Finder Transducer do I need for the Type of Fishing I do? The information about fish finder transducers can be both overwhelming and difficult to understand. This article lays out the different aspects of transducers and offers some suggestions on the type of model you may need. These guidelines can be used for both fixed mount and portable fish finders. Frequency .. (Fishing)

How to Choose a Fish Finder

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 Karen Janos (November 24, 2009)  Many people ask, How do I select the proper fish finder for my needs? There are 5 aspects of a fishfinder to keep in mind when making a purchase. The Transducer There are 2 types of transducers: single frequency and dual frequency. Single frequency is generally best for lakes and shallow coastal fishing. Dual frequency transducers are generally better for deep sea fishing. Dual beam .. (Fishing)

Keeping A Fishing Log | Fishing Reports | Get Addicted

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 Joseph M John (November 14, 2009)  One of the toughest things about fishing is figuring out the best fishing techniques to use on various bodies of water, when, and also how to use them. There’s nothing more frustrating to a fisherman than getting out on the water and not catching anything. At the end of the day, it’s always nice to be in the great outdoors fishing, but you'd still rather be catching fish .. (Fishing)

Fishing Social Community

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 Joseph John (October 05, 2009)  Each culture has its own hobbies and interests and this hobby draws people together to form a community or group. Each and every segment of the society has a community of its own and their interest varies accordingly. People with a common interest naturally form a community and it helps them interact with others and share ideas. Today, there are a lot of communities with varying .. (Fishing)

Fishing with Technology

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 Ivan Kozliak (July 08, 2009)  Fishing with technology is done today, but pretty rarely. Fishing with technology sounds strange, doesn’t it? That would make some think using a motorboat to travel around the lake or sea is what I am referring to. What I am referring to is a portable fish finder, a tool I came across when I was fishing in a lake cabin. A portable fish finder is a tool used to locate fish in lakes . (Fishing)

Fishing with Electronics

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 Ivan Kozliak (July 04, 2009)  Ever seen electronic devices on the boat to help locate fish? That tool is called a fish finder; an electronic device that locates fish in the vicinity like a global positioning system (GPS) locates places. Why are portable fish finders so valuable? They can determine whether or not the fish could bite in the vicinity an angler is fishing at. Fishing at the dock, lakes, and bays can .. (Fishing)

Portable Fish Finder

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 Ivan Kozliak (July 01, 2009)  How easy is fishing? Well, many factors could determine that answer. It could depend on where the fish are located, it could depend on what season it is, whether or not the right bait is used, how timely you react to a fish biting, or whether or not you use technology to help. Technology to help, you ask? Well, not everyone uses it on boats or docks. In some fishing trips on lake .. (Fishing)

Helpful Tips For Buying A New Fishing Reel

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 Niyaz Kazi (June 28, 2009)  Tips on buying fishing reels would consist of quite a few points to consider. The sport of fishing has evolved greatly and finding the most suitable equipment for your venture may be tougher than it was in the past. Are you buying a fishing reel for an expert fisherman or a novice? What type of fish are you fishing for taking size and weight into consideration? Will your fishing trip .. (Fishing)

The Seasonal Migration Paths of Walleye

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 Andrew Martinsen (December 15, 2008)  Fishing for Walleye can be very rewarding if you understand the seasonal migration paths of these fish, so that you can go to them when you are fishing and have a greater chance of catching your limit. Over any specific twenty four hour period, the Walleye will move many times. The fish tend to use the same routes around the lake every day, staying in deeper water that is cooler and .. (Fishing)

Dynamic Drift Fishing For Walleye

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 Andrew Martinsen (December 15, 2008)  Drifting is a great Walleye fishing strategy, and when it is done correctly this method can be very effective. There are three main methods used to catch Walleye, and these are trolling, backtrolling, and drifting. Drifting can help you get your daily limit of Walleye when out on the lake when it is done properly, and it is not complicated or hard to learn this method. Drifting will .. (Fishing)




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