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After a brief absence in 2020, the Orlando Convention Center was once again filled with new, exciting and innovative rods, reels, baits and gadgets at the world’s largest fishing show. I had the chance to walk the aisles of ICAST 2021 and see some of the new fishing gear that will hit the market this …

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You cannot fish without a rod. Okay, technically you can fish underwater, cast a net, or even tie a string and bait to your finger like Huck Finn. But we love to shoot trout, bass, salmon and more with the proper rod and fishing gear. The right rod will allow you to present your fly …

As someone who only uses custom fishing rods, I get a lot of questions from readers about them. The most common of these is usually somewhere like, “Why should I spend the extra money to build a custom fishing rod when I’m perfectly happy with the rods out of the rack?” Well, the obvious answer …

While power refers to the force required to deflect or bend a rod, action describes where that deflection takes place along the rod. A fishing rod is more powerful in its butt section, and that power gradually decreases as you get closer to the tip. Different actions move these transition points. The faster-acting rods flex …

The truth is, you can catch a fish with a rod. But the latest and greatest graphite and fiberglass rods make catching easier and more fun. Problem is, there are about six million different freshwater fishing rods on the market, or so it seems anyway. This foolproof guide will help you put the right stick …

The best fishing rod and bait and bottom reel Bimini Bay / Shimano outfitter Tsunami Airwave Elite is a sturdy rod and the Shimano Baitrunner D series the reel is designed specifically for casting live bait, but it is light and streamlined enough to cast lures. Advantages: Every component of the Airwave Elite is high …

Being coached by anglers is part of Sainte-Croix’s DNA, so many of the rods it makes are specifically in demand by anglers, often because they can’t be found anywhere. go elsewhere. Sometimes these rods are made in Park Falls. In other cases, rods that appeal to a wider range of anglers are best delivered by …

Okay, so it’s not technically a telescoping fishing rod, but this Okuma setup is almost equally portable and offers far superior action than most foldable alternatives. This is a five-piece, six-foot-long, lightweight action travel rod that comes with a decent spinning reel and a handy travel case for dandies. If you’re willing to sacrifice a …

At the start of the coronavirus pandemic, with travel restrictions in place around the world, we launched a new series – The world through a lens – in which photojournalists help transport you, virtually, to some of the most beautiful and intriguing places on our planet. This week Janie Osborne shares a collection of images …