• Small Craft Advisory

    Kayak anglers looking to compete in bass tournaments on local, regional or national levels now have a real chance to do so.

    Kayak tourneys spread

    KBS, KBF give paddling bass anglers a competitive stage
    February 14, 2017 at 9:00am
    A number of species, like striped bass, are active during cold weather and should be on paddling anglers’ to-do lists.

    Prep for winter paddling

    Dress for success, plan a little, paddle all year
    January 14, 2017 at 9:00am
    Wilderness now offers the Thrive baitwell for paddlers who want to fish with something other than artificials.

    A wish list for paddlers

    Give your personal Santa these new products
    December 14, 2016 at 9:00am
    Jump shooting puddle ducks from a kayak is a great way to limit out on a cold morning.

    Don’t forget the ducks

    Paddle boats can get you close to waterfowl
    November 14, 2016 at 9:00am
    Speckled trout can be a great target for kayak-bound anglers during the fall.

    Paddle your way to more speckled trout with these tips

    Trout give kayak anglers a great fall target
    October 14, 2016 at 9:00am
    September seasons for marsh hens and rails are set with the highest tides in mind to help hunters flush more birds.

    Paddles down, guns up

    Early waterfowl seasons call kayakers to arms
    September 14, 2016 at 9:00am
    Daniel Seaman caught this common carp on a hair rig.

    Don’t forget the carp

    Overlooked species is a blast from a kayak
    August 29, 2016 at 9:00am
    A custom rod is being raffled off to provide funding for Heroes on the Water’s programs that involve military veterans with access to kayak-fishing opportunities.

    HOW paddles for vets

    Kayak-angling program is therapy for warriors
    July 29, 2016 at 9:00am
    Grey trout are typically found in deeper and cooler water than speckled trout.

    Try targeting grey trout

    Weakfish are overlooked by kayak anglers
    June 29, 2016 at 9:00am
    Choose your campsite where you’re in no danger of flooding from an unexpected storm.

    Plan out kayak fishing trips

    Prepare for everything, then plan some more
    May 29, 2016 at 9:00am
    A kayak is a great platform for bowfishing shallows.

    Try fishing with a bow

    Kayaks can open up areas for bowfishing
    March 29, 2016 at 9:00am
    A pair of thick gloves and/or a lip-gripping device will help protect anglers from the pickerel’s array of sharp teeth.

    Pick on winter pickerel

    Toothy critters stay shallow,are great targets
    February 29, 2016 at 9:00am
    The IGFA requires anglers trying for a catch-and-release record to measure fish on their measuring-board apparatus.

    Honors for that big fish

    Organizations offer recognition for trophies
    December 29, 2015 at 9:00am
    Store your kayak in an enclosed area so it is protected from winter weather.

    Time to store and protect your kayak

    Follow to-do list if your kayak is stored in winter
    November 29, 2015 at 9:00am