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Sootie Madness from Down Under
Monday, 14 April 2014
The target species for this trip is the Sooty. “Sooty Grunter (AKA Black Bream) is the full name but we call them Sooty for short.” They are a popular angling fish in Northeast Australia, and will take a variety of... Read more...

Trips

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Topwater Saratoga (Spotted Barramundi)
Friday, 14 March 2014
Fishing out of a kayak while drifting down a pristine freshwater river is only made better by seeing the raw power of a fish as it attacks your lure. Last week we experienced our best kayak fishing to date. It was a really early... Read more...

Kayaks

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Wilderness Systems Offshore Kayak: Interview with CJ Siebler
Wednesday, 26 February 2014
The Wilderness Systems design team sat down with Pro Staffer CJ Siebler after testing the new offshore fishing kayak prototype to discuss his first impressions. How did you get involved with the Wilderness Systems offshore... Read more...

Outfitting

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Custom Fit Scupper Transdsducer
Wednesday, 26 March 2014
Andy Treweek is a long-time yak angler from Napa, in Northern California. He fishes the coast for rockies and lings mostly The Lowrance Scupper Transducer mount did not fit well in the transducer well of my new T-15. I wanted to... Read more...

Equipment

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Vapen fly rod review
Tuesday, 08 October 2013
I was given the opportunity to test out and review the new Redington Vapen 8-weight fly rod a couple of weeks ago. Being the consummate fly fisherman, I always love getting new toys to play with, and really looked forward to... Read more...

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In The News

Image CONTOUR Returns to POV Camera Market
Tuesday, 08 April 2014
New ownership creates strong brand positioning that includes competitive product roadmap Provo, Utah (April 3, 2014) – CONTOUR, pioneers of the action sports camera...
Image In Loving Memory of Hobie Alter
Monday, 31 March 2014
Contact Information Sean Douglas 949-240-5105 ext. 205 sean@hobie.com  San Juan Capistrano, CA - March 30, 2014 Hobart “Hobie” Alter, who started out shaping surfboards,...
Image Yak Gear Announces US Distribution of Viking Kayaks
Thursday, 20 March 2014
The Vikings are coming!  The Vikings are coming! Yak Gear is proud to announce the United States distribution of Viking Kayaks, a New Zealand based kayak manufacturer....

People

Image The Minds Behind True Rec Kayaks
Monday, 23 September 2013
Malcontent kayak anglers usually make the best inventors, and for Chris Peterson and Glenn Gippner, this credo sums up their version of the American dream. Dissatisfied with the...
Image Viking Maniyaks – New Zealand
Tuesday, 20 August 2013
Do you remember what got you into kayak fishing? I used to fish from the beach and rocks. I would spend days and nights waiting for a single bite. I did catch fish, don’t get me...
Image A Farewell to a Father
Sunday, 16 June 2013
I was four years old. My father was taking me, my two older brothers and my sister, the oldest, to an old military training exercise area along the Jersey Coast. The beach was...

Tournaments

Image Hobie® Announces 4th Annual Hobie Fishing World Championship
Saturday, 29 March 2014
OCEANSIDE, California – March 29, 2014 - The fourth annual Hobie Fishing World Championship (HFW4), presented by Rhino-Rack™ and hosted by Hobie Kayak Europe, will take place...
Image Again, Michigan Kayak Team wins the Worldwide Kayak Fishing Championship!
Saturday, 01 February 2014
  The largest, most prestigious and brutal 10 month Kayak Wars Tournament ended December 14, 2013 on an impressive note for Michigan's Team MKF. Team MKF, short for "Michigan...
Image Oklahomans Steal the Show!
Thursday, 30 January 2014
  Not your average kayak folk participated in last weekend’s inaugural Extreme Kayak/Paddle Board Fishing Sailfish Smack Down. The top five anglers that won the EKFT’s...

Reader Reports

Image Virginia Musky
Tuesday, 19 November 2013
Josh "The Wolfman" Dolin checks in with this fine Musky caught in Virginia this week. "I landed this 42 inch, 25 pound beast of a musky from the New River near Blacksburg, Va. She...
Image Tiger Tiger, Burning Bright
Thursday, 31 October 2013
  If you caught a fish this pretty, would you eat it? Northern California kayak fisherman Gary Charles used a chrome jig to fool this Tiger Rockfish in 80 feet of water off...
Image Reader Report: That Fish is Crazy
Tuesday, 15 October 2013
Dudi Wittwer sent us this picture from the Oregon Coast. Check out how much air that salmon is getting. "Roy and I went to the Myrtle Tree area on the Coos River to fish for...

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