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Redhorse Fishing Tackle for a Successful Moxostoma Trip

Redhorse Fishing Tackle

My typical Redhorse/Sucker gear. This is some of the gear I will typically use for very stubborn, light biting, weight sensitive Redhorse (Moxostoma), but other Sucker species can be caught as well with this gear. Top left to right: Gamakatsu Octopus Hook size 14 -for very small or weight-sensitive Suckers, …

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What Line Rating Fishing Line Strength Should I Use?

Fishing tackle

Fishing line has a breaking point. All fishing line is rated with a system of weight it will withstand before it breaks. The strength of the line is measured in test, #, and similar variations to measure its strength. Fishing reels generally have a drag system that works somewhat like …

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The Art of Microfishing

Redline Darter Etheostoma rufilineatum is endemic to the southeast USA.

Micro fishing has been described as a sub-species of fishing and I think that term suits it best. Anglers who micro fish agree that specialized equipment works best for these specialized fish and new companies have formed making hooks, lines, weights, and accessories. Micro fishing is slowly but surely becoming …

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Drifting Bait in the Current for Trout

Trout streams and places to cast.

Drifting bait for trout can be an exciting way to pass the day away.  You don’t have to spend a fortune on gear and tackle unless you want to.  Many areas are stocking trout ion the rivers from spring through fall so your odds are good that you will feel …

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Delicious Ground Pike Patty Recipe

Fish patty recipe

We like fish and often make dishes other than baked or fried. Pike and pickerel tend to have a lot more bones in them than most other fish. I can filet the bones out but I’d rather filet most of the bones out and use a manual meat grinder with …

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Dough Bait for Carp

Carp wasn’t something that we caught growing up.  I spent a lot of time fishing the delta for trout, flounder, and redfish.  When I moved to Ohio I met a coworker named Jessie that introduced me to fishing for carp.  At lunch one day we left and headed to the …

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Outdoor Catered Get Together

We are pleased to announce our first catered outdoor get together. Bring your appetite and bring a friend for this delicious delectable palate pleasing good time.   You will surely enjoys these tasty treats. Each treat is made with care and the best natural ingredients available.  Each roll is lovingly …

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