You will probably own two types of fly fishing nets in your fishing rig inventory. The first is a short handle net that attaches to your fly fishing vest magnetically, with Velcro, or with a spring loaded cable spool that clips on to the vest. The other net being a long handled net for fishing […]
Are you looking for a new outdoor activity? You may want to look into fly fishing! Fly fishing is a great activity that enhances relaxation, produces beautiful scenery and teaches you patience. The first thing to do is start your research on the fly fishing gear and training that you will to acquire for the […]
Buying the right kayak paddle can mean the difference between a successful kayak fishing trip, and one that goes down in the record books as a day of chaos. There is a huge variety of kayak paddles on the market, and many beginning anglers, even seasoned kayak anglers get confused about the options provided, but […]
There are a lot of manufacturers of fishing and angling kayaks, but one really separates themselves from the competition. Perception Kayak began building fishing boats in the mid 1970’s using fiberglass for their primary means of construction. They released a few models that sold incredibly well, and ended up making quite the name for themselves […]
When people conjure up images of ultralight fishing, they often imagine whippy rods and sewing thread sized lines, and while this is true partly, it is still a far stretch. The types of lines and the rods being used today have advanced dramatically in terms of the technology being used, as well as the materials being used to construct this fishing equipment.
So what exactly are telescoping ultralight fishing rods/combos? We’ll get there one step at a time, let’s just start with the rod first. This rod is usually made up of 4-6 pieces, and they are tapered from end to end before the rod is assembled. This allows the rod to collapse into itself, when you push on the end of it.