Category: Fishing Tutorials

Get to know your rods and reels

baitcasting rod

There are three primary types of rods and reels that can be utilized for freshwater fishing.  On your guide trip, I can provide any of these setups for you to use.  The easiest setup to use is the spin cast rod and reel.  Many people know this as a “Zebco”, however “Zebco” is a name …

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Learn to tie the versatile palomar knot

palomar knot

The palomar knot is a very quick and useful knot that can be used for almost any line to hook or lure application. I found a good youtube video to illustrate the tying the knot.  I will be happy to tie all your knots on our guide trip but if you happen to get hooked …

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