Category: Fishing

10 Ron Swanson Quotes That Make Us Love the Outdoors Even More

The Bro Journey

Forget John Muir or Henry David Thoreau. The greatest pearls of wisdom about the outdoors came from the “Parks and Recreation” character, Ron Swanson. With the end of the last season of “Park and Recreation” last week, we had to say goodbye to one of the greatest and most macho mustachioed outdoorsmen to ever grace

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83-Pound Netted Lake Trout is a Merciless Tease for Sport Anglers

Facebook/Brandon Isaac
lake trout

This would’ve been a new world-record lake trout. While scrolling through social media the other day, I kept seeing a hashtag pop up about a new-record lake trout. After a little bit of digging, the beast below emerged from Brandon Isaac‘s page and my mouth dropped open. The size and girth of that 83-pound lake trout

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Create Your Own Catfish Bait with Hot Dogs and Jello


Create your own catfish bait with ingredients easily found at any grocery store. While catfish will take a wide a variety of baits, this secret for creating your own catfish bait with ingredients easily found on the shelves of your local grocer is not only cleaner and inexpensive, but it produces results. This bait curing

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Texas Kid Reels in a Catfish with a Diamondback Attached


A young named angler Chipper reeled in catfish, plus hitchhiker.  Fishing is full of surprises, sometimes good and sometimes not so great. A young fisherman had an interesting surprise when he reeled in a diamondback snake. Watch the story unfold. Chipper and his grandpa were fishing together when a fish he was reeling in came to

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