Garmin, probably best known for GPS systems, is gaining attention with two new offerings in the action camera market. The “VIRB” and “VIRB Elite” offer sought-after options and a few new twists that make them unique in the current market.
Many people customize their lures after they buy them. They swap out the hooks, rings, and even do some paint work to make it what they want. Whether you like to tinker with your baits or not, if you want something customized for your area and target species check out Kentucky-based Beaver Creek Custom Lures. They hand air brush and paint crankbaits to meet your specific needs.
I think every fisherman will agree: our worst enemy in winter is cold, wet feet. Whether you’re casting from a bank or paddling across your favorite lake, the dreaded soggy socks can lead to a very uncomfortable day on the water.
With ICAST 2012 in the books, it’s time to look forward to the upcoming release of the vast array of new products! While waiting for ICAST to roll around, I made a list of booths I wanted to check out. One of those was the Okuma booth. That’s right - I said Okuma.
Okuma Fishing is releasing a new spinning reel this spring. The "Raw-II" utilizes their newest aluminum alloy - T480. High corrosion resistance, extreme strength, and light weight make this new alloy a dream. Okuma’s first Carbonite-greased dual drag system on a spinning reel and their already proven effective elliptical oscillation technology make this a reel a must-have for those that want to go kayak fishing after big fish without busting the bank or their gear.
There's no doubt that the Kayak Fishing scene is growing. Now Lowrance is engraining deeper into the sport with their newest offerings - the Elite-4 series of fish finders. Lowrance is marketting these new sonar and chartplotter units as "Perfect for Kayaks." Its time to take a closer look at these new units.