Freshwater Fishing

Setting up for slab time – Get your kayak rigged for crappie fishing

The number of anglers joining the ranks of the plastic armada grows daily. With each new recruit, prospective anglers want to know what they can do to target their favorite species from their new paddle craft. This month, Palmetto Paddling begins a series of species-specific information describing how to rig for and target a particular fish species each month.



The Greer Chain of Lakes: Experience excellent fishing from a kayak

While most anglers merely hope to catch fish on an outing on the water, Bob Beals of Inman expects to catch fish on every foray he makes to one of the Upstate’s water-district lakes. Sometimes referred to as the “Greer Chain of Lakes,” these small reservoirs offer good fishing in close proximity to the metropolitan Greenville/Spartanburg area. […]