Basic First Aid and Safety for the Boat

Basic First Aid and Safety for the Boat

Most of the time, boating injuries are minor concerns, like a small cut on the hand or too much sun exposure. But even these seemingly trivial injuries can become big problems if they aren’t cared for appropriately. Here are three essential first aid topics to...
Pointers on Fishing Weighted Flies

Pointers on Fishing Weighted Flies

When catching a particular fish, or more fish, calls for getting the fly down deep, there are three basic solutions: Secure some form of weight into the fly while tying. Add some weight right on the spot. Fish a sinking line.I use all three methods, with consideration...
Boat Fly Fishing in the Bay

Boat Fly Fishing in the Bay

Fly line management can be a nightmare in just about any boats, other than technical poling skiffs designed to be snag and clutter-free. But many bay boats and open fishermen sometimes need special attention to make them fly-fishing friendly. Generally, the bigger the...
Tips for Catching Southwest Florida Snook

Tips for Catching Southwest Florida Snook

We have three types of snook fishing here in the Fort Myers area. Our back bays, beaches, and wrecks will hold snook at different times of the year or constantly. The last and first cold fronts of the year dictate when and where the fish will be found. Anglers can...