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Angling Artist: Al Barnes

Al Barnes' creative work strikes a subtle balance between realism and expression, the action and beautiful settings they depict striking a nostalgic chord within anglers everywhere. He is an accomplished watercolor artist, and an icon in the world of angling art. To preview the prints availa ...
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Chills and Thrills

Joe and I snuck out early this past Friday. The normally packed parking lot at Outdoor Resorts in Chokoloskee was completely deserted – the first time we've witnessed that despite years of fishing the Everglades. We unloaded the boat in silence, and on the water a thick sheet of fog added t ...
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Angling Artist: Wes Groot

Behold the buckle. We recently added a collection of hand-made belt buckles created by - get this - an honest-to-goodness, latter-day blacksmith. That's right, an old-world craftsman, complete with forge, anvil and red-hot poker. These belts have a rough-hewn but polished quality that is un ...
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If you plan on using live bait to catch game fish, a cast net is a must. And when selecting a net, two basic rules apply: 1) use smaller mesh for smaller fish and 2) the smaller the mesh, the slower the sink rate. So, it follows that you’ll want to use a smallish mesh for baits like pilcha ...
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The Comeback Skiff

• Used trailer that required considerable re-work to be useful, and a brief foray into a life of crime to pay for: $1000• Carbs cleaned, plugs changed, new trim switches installed, closing costs on home mortgaged to pay bill: $320• Two new (pro-rated) deep cycle marine batteries ...
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By now most spin and baitcast anglers have learned the virtues of braided line, including its memory-free makeup and the distance it adds to the average cast. But "braid" takes some getting used to, and must be in a different manner than monofilament line. One tip that makes a big difference: ...
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Our art gallery is now live!

Click image to see our wonderful collection of angling art Our online gallery is now open, and features an eclectic mix of art inspired by shallow-water angling. The primary emphasis is on "skinny" saltwater, but freshwater and even offshore anglers will find plenty of gift items that cater ...
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Unique Art & Gifts for Anglers.

Check back often as we're continually adding new items!