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Monday, 16 October 2017 11:44

Five Great PFD’s For Dogs

Not all dogs are comfortable with water, but if you have one with an aquatic streak, it can be a lot of fun to bring them along when you go kayak fishing. 

Published in Fishing Gear
Monday, 15 August 2016 00:00

NRS steps up kayak angler focus

Jameson Redding talks with Robert Field and David Feutch from NRS about some very specific kayak fishing gear. This year they are really focusing on the kayak angler in the details of their apparel, PFDs, and accessories. 

Published in Kayaks and Gear
Wednesday, 09 March 2016 00:00

PFDs - Finding the Right Fit

“Don’t just bring your life jacket, wear it!” You have heard that saying so many times that I bet it doesn’t mean much. Every time you’re out fishing in the kayak you have your PFD with you - but are you wearing it? The only way you are going to wear it continuously is if it’s comfortable. Let’s take a closer look at the different styles, so you can find the one that best suits you.

Published in Kayaks and Gear
Monday, 01 September 2014 17:45

OR 2014 - Onyx PFDs

Adam checks out the Onyx inflatable PFD. Check out the "special test" at 1:50!

Published in Kayaks and Gear
Tuesday, 29 April 2014 07:29

PFD: New Laws Needed?

Should boaters, powered and non, be required to wear a life jacket at all times? There are many camps and opinions about life jacket laws. Will too many laws take away individual freedom? Will too few continue to see a rise in deaths? Here is something to think about. 

Published in On The Line
Tuesday, 08 October 2013 11:36

Beginners’ Kayak Fishing Essentials

I’ve got a kayak and fishing gear. What else do I need to start kayak fishing?
It’s a question that gets batted around quite a bit, and everyone has an opinion. Here’s what I came up with after examining my gear and consulting a few expert kayak anglers (thanks, everyone), plus a few items that are certainly nice to have. This list is by no means exhaustive, so please add your suggestions in the comments.

Tuesday, 29 January 2013 14:22

Tips on Kayak Fishing with Kids

Here are a few of the things I’ve picked up while kayak fishing with my kids. Hopefully some this information will help make it easier to get your kids fishing out of kayaks.

Sunday, 06 January 2013 17:00

Chinook PFD Gets a Facelift

NRS brought along a new “Chinook” PFD at Outdoor Retailer in August, and now that new 2013 NRS Chinook Mesh Back Fishing PFD is live on the website now! The 2013 Chinook is a lot like the older model, but let me show you a couple cool new features.

Published in Kayaks and Gear
Monday, 03 October 2011 21:51

Deep Water Re-Entry

As I sit here thinking about what to write about, the leaves changing color outside remind me about some recent posts I’ve read on some forums concerning YakAngling in colder water and an experience I had during my first season in a kayak.  Where I’m not going to cover specific safety and dry gear except for your PFD, and your better be wearing it. What I’m going to talk about getting back into your kayak when you end up in the water after playing turtle, specifically deep water re-entries or self rescues.

Published in How To Paddling

Walking around ICAST a lot of products certainly caught my. As I walked past the VestPac booth I noticed a man wearing something interesting looking around his chest. I approached Paul, the guy wearing the device, and ask about the product. He walked me through his demonstration; and I had to admit that I could certainly see where this could come in handy.

Published in Fishing Gear
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