Life Death and The Importance Of Personal Flotation Devices For Surf Fishing

The importance of personal flotation devices for surf fishing

Surf fishing is my favorite type of fishing. Catching fish while standing on the beach or wading in the surf is both thrilling and therapeutic. But if you are going to be wading in the surf, you should wear a personal floatation device (life jacket). You will encounter waves, currents, and sometimes unpredictable weather. Because … Read more

The Good The Bad And The Ugly Of Rip Currents 8 Tips for Beach Fishing Safety

Rip currents and beach fishing - aerial view of rip currents forming along the beach

Rip currents along the beachfront can be your best friend or your worst nightmare. They are great places to look for feeding fish in the surf, but if you get swept off your feet by one, they can be deadly. So, what exactly are Rip Currents? Rip currents are powerful, narrow channels of fast-moving water … Read more

Surf Fishing Maine 4 Top Spots For Fishing The Beaches Of The Pine Tree State

Surf Fishing Maine - Fisherman standing on a rocky shore and casting into the Maine surf

I’m always captivated by the rugged charm of the Maine coast, where the Atlantic Ocean kisses miles of varied shoreline. And anywhere the ocean meets shore there’s an opportunity for surf fishing. But Surf Fishing Maine? Yes, it is a thing and Maine has some great surf fishing for those willing to make a trip … Read more

The 4 Primary Factors In Solving The Challenge Of How To Find Fish In Unfamiliar Waters

How to find fish in unfamiliar waters - fisherman in the bow of his boat pointing to a likely fishing spot

I like to try new fishing destinations, but like most of us when faced with unfamiliar waters, the first question that comes up is how to find fish in these new waters. There is a certain excitement and anticipation when fishing an unfamiliar body of water for the first time. That excitement combined with the … Read more

7 Tips For Dealing With Seaweed And Vegetation While Surf Fishing

Dealing with Seaweed while surf fishing - Nice red drum on the beach with a line full of seaweed.

If you’ve ever spent any time surf fishing, you know that seaweed is just sometimes par for the course. It’s a natural part of coastal ecosystems, but as a fisherman, seaweed can make your outing challenging, to say the least. Surf fishing in these conditions requires a certain finesse and an understanding of how aquatic … Read more

The Swellpro Fisherman FD3 Review The Latest In Advanced Drone Fishing Technology

SwellPro Fisherman FD3 fishing drone - three fishermen kneeling behind a large shark on the beach while they hold up the SwellPro FD3 drone.

The SwellPro Fisherman FD3 drone isn’t your average photography gadget; it’s a serious high-tech tool, tailor-made to weather the corrosive marine environment and extend the range of shore-bound anglers. Distinguished by its 100% IP67 waterproof design, the SwellPro Fisherman FD3 stands out in the niche world of fishing drones. Like all of its SwellPro fishing … Read more

The SwellPro Fisherman FD Series Of 100% Waterproof Fishing Drones

Two SwellPro FD Fishing drones on the beach with some fish caught using the drones.

Welcome to the world of SwellPro’s Fisherman FD Series, designed and crafted specifically to revolutionize angling by increasing you fishing range and opportunities with drones. Each model in this lineup – the FD1, FD2, and FD3 – is not only designed to weather the harsh saltwater environment but is completely waterproof. This feature alone sets … Read more

Cast Away In Paradise: The Ultimate Guide To Fishing Puerto Rico In 2024 And Beyond

Aerial view of just one of the many great beaches in Puerto Rico

Imagine casting your line into the shimmering blue waters of the Caribbean, surrounded by lush greenery and the gentle hum of island life. That’s exactly what awaits you when fishing Puerto Rico, an angler’s haven that’s fast becoming a bucket-list destination for fishing enthusiasts worldwide. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or just hoping to experience … Read more

The 7 Top Beaches For Surf Fishing In Texas Your Guide To Exciting Angling Adventures

Portuguese Man of War jelly fish on the beach with the surf and sunrise in the background

Surf fishing in Texas offers some of the most inviting beach destinations around with 367 miles of open Gulf shoreline, most of it typified by rather broad, sandy beaches. Combined with a comparatively mild climate that permits almost year-round use of this recreational resource, Texas is a surf anglers’ paradise. Follow along as we take … Read more

The Pros And Cons Of DIY Surf Fishing Versus Surf Fishing Charters

DIY surf fishing - Bikini-clad lady angler jumping a wave in the surf while holding her rod and reel above the water

If you’re new to surf fishing, or even if you’ve been doing it for years, at one time or another you’ve probably considered hiring a guide for a surf fishing charter. Anglers hire charters for nearly every other kind of fishing. And, you can do the same for surf fishing. Although there are not as … Read more