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Here on day four. I camped about two kilometeres from Kesagami lake. Huge massive lake. When I get there…

I often get ideas for these articles by watching fishing shows on TV. Once in a great while, there will…

I had an opportunity last week to go on a different type of fishing adventure. This trip would be to…

For most of my paddle fishing experience, I haven't given much thought to keeping what I catch. There…

Do you need a tetanus shot? We use these as preventive measures to keep more serious problems from…

Compact Very High Frequency (VHF) radios can be an extremely useful piece of signaling equipment and a…

Somewhere along Man's evolutionary association with fire, we learned that a stone magically took some of…

Over 25 years ago I attended my first kayak "symposium". It was held in a gymnasium in Anacortes,…

If you take wilderness canoeing seriously, you'll want the best gear you can afford. Sure, you can get…

I love the self-reliance needed at times for the outdoors. For me this sometimes means…

No, I'm not speaking of jet skis, charter captains, air boats, and tourists. OK, they all can fall in to…

The main thing that separates an ordinary kayak from a fishing kayak is a rod holder, or two, or five.…

OK, you've decided where to put your rod holders, and what type of rod holders will go there. In this…

Paddling.net has always given me plenty of room to not only discuss paddle fishing things, but other…

Wisdom can sometimes be found in some of the strangest places. Recently we made a trip to Key West for a…

Fishing from a "touring" kayak, whether it be a sleek, blue-water craft or a broad and stable "rec"…

I don't know about you, but I'm ready to get outside! Up until now, old man winter has been pretty kind…

Fishing is a lot of fun. Catching is even more fun. But in order to make either one of those…

One of the main reasons I still love paddle angling is the simplicity. Pretty much, you just throw the…

Yep, it's that time of year again - time to get ready for Christmas. For most of you, it's too cold to…

One of the great things I love about the sport of kayaking (and fishing from kayaks) is getting someone…

There was a time when gift giving between kayakers was pretty basic. Many of the items that can be…

It was just an hour before a full moon rise on the north Pacific. I was out kayaking beyond the town's…

Let's talk flashlights for sea kayaking. I want to share with you some thoughts on handheld flashlights…