5 Best Saltwater Surf Fishing Rigs

saltwater surf fishing rigs

Fishing the surf zone along the beach requires some specialized tackle. More often than not, there will be wave action and currents to deal with. And many times, things like rocks, seaweed, sandbars and sharp shells to foul or cut you line. In places, there will be various fish species that have some rather sharp … Read more

Best Surf Fishing Carts – Fish N Mate Sr Cart Review

Fish N Mate cart review

There are times when surf or beach fishing, that access to the beach front is limited. That’s where the Fish N Mate Sr beach cart comes in. Some areas have closed beaches to motorized vehicles for safety reasons. Many State and National Park beaches have restricted access. Then in remote locations, there may simply be … Read more

What is Beach Fishing?

what is beach fishing?

What is Beach Fishing? What is it, and how is beach fishing different from any other type of fishing? Good questions and I’ll try to answer them here. Basically anywhere you can get sand between your toes, you’re at the beach. Chances are very good that the fish are there as well. The good earth … Read more

6 Surf Fishing Rods – Best Bang for the Buck

6 best surf rods

Surf fishing, like most other types of fishing, has some specialized gear for the conditions you’ll be fishing in. One of those specialized pieces of equipment is Surf Fishing Rods. Surf fishing Rods are longer and heavier duty than standard freshwater or bay fishing rods. The extra length is for casting baits longer distances as … Read more

What is Surf Fishing?

what is surf fishing

Maybe you’ve been at the beach with the family and noticed people with long rods casting out into the surf, or watched fishermen wade out into the waves bobbing up and down in the surf and chunking baits. Perhaps you’ve only seen surf fishing or beach fishing mentioned on fishing blogs or message boards, and … Read more

Surf Fishing Follets Island and Surfside Beach Texas

Surf Fishing Follets Island Texas

Follet’s Island and Surfside Beach, Texas. The Texas Coast offers a multitude of beach fishing destinations. Follet’s Island and Surfside Beach, is another great example of that. Follet’s island lies just across the San Luis Pass toll bridge from Galveston Island and extends for approximately 15 miles southwest to the small coastal community of Surfside … Read more

Surf Fishing Galveston Texas 27 Miles of Sand, Sea, and Fun

Surf Fishing Galveston Texas

Galveston Island Texas is a 27-mile-long barrier island that lies about 50 miles southeast of Houston Texas. And just east of Crystal Beach and the Bolivar Penninsula. A hugely popular vacation destination being so close to one of the targets Metro areas in the country. It’s not without good reason. There are so many attractions … Read more

Matagorda Beach Texas, an Awesome Surf fishing Destination

surf fishing Matagorda beach texas

Matagorda Beach Texas is a 22-mile stretch of sand and shell located approximately 100 miles south of Houston where the Colorado River meets the Gulf of Mexico. Less popular, and much less developed than Galveston and Padre islands, Matagorda Beach offers some great surf fishing opportunities. If you’re new to surf fishing, or not sure … Read more