Which leader material is best when fishing braid?

Basically, it does not matter if you use monofilament or fluorocarbon as a leader. They all work and perform similarly. So if you already own some line of around 4 or 6lb it will be fine to use for trout fishing. To summarize the key differences quickly, Florourcabon is slightly more transparent while nylon/mono has … Read more

Where to find trout the August heat.

Where to trout fish in the summer? Holding a trout caught in August

August can be a challenging month for trout fishing, water temperatures are high, and being the summer vacations, popular stretches can be crowded. But there is still worthwhile trout fishing to be had. When the temperatures of my home waters are high, I rarely fish for trout. I pre target other species or travel somewhere … Read more

Abu Garcia Revo SX Spinning Reel Review: Is it a Stradic Killer?

Introduction The Abu Garcia Revo SX is a well-made and relatively lightweight spinning reel that delivers smooth performance, it is quite well suited for freshwater applications. While it may not reach the level of a Shimano Vanford or Stradic, it is a worthy alternative and can be a bargain when sold at a discount. Abu … Read more

From East to West: Ranking the 50 States for the Best Trout Fishing”

Which state has the best trout fishing?

Us trout fishermen know that there’s nothing quite like the thrill of casting a line into pristine waters, surrounded by breathtaking scenery, and waiting for that telltale take. From the jagged peaks of the Rocky Mountains to the tranquil rivers winding through lush forests out east, the United States is blessed with a plethora of … Read more