Modify fishing tackle the easy way

Make your own treble hook

Sometimes, no matter how much you’ve spent on your fishing tackle, there’s something about it that isn’t quite right. It could be too long, too short, too thin, too fat… something just doesn’t feel right. But what can you do about it? It isn’t easy to modify fishing tackle, and replacing a rod or reel […]

Point 65 Martini Kayak Review

Point 65 Martini GTX Modular Fishing Kayak

The Point 65 Martini Kayak can be used in both solo and tandem formats, thanks to its clever ‘snap-tap’ modular design. If you want one kayak, this is it.

Flat Bottom Kayaks vs Rib Bottom Kayaks

V-shaped hull with ribs - Old Town Predator

There are essentially two different kayak hull types: flat bottom kayaks and rib bottom kayaks. Each serves a different purpose, so here we compare the two.

Fun on the Bayou – Mississippi Redfish & Black Drum

ricky-varley-with-a-redfish

To my delight the fish shot forward and engulfed my fly. In a flash all spare line was gone, and the reel screamed in protest, as the beast took off for the horizon.

How to Re-Enter a Sit-in Kayak

Enter a kayak from the water

As a kayaker there is one thing that we try our best not to do – tip over. We will look at the best way to re-enter a sit-in kayak.

Chasing giant tarpon in Costa Rica

leaping-140lb-tarpon-caught-on-fly

As some of you may be aware, I am known by some friends as ‘Lucky Green’, and I have to admit that on this occasion it was fully justified!