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Cobia Fishing Near The Shore

Cobia Fishing Near The Shore

Even if you don’t have a power-boat, Cobia can be targeted near shore. There is something about the spring run of cobia (also called ling or lemonfish) that turns coastal anglers into competitive sportsmen who make Mohammed Ali seem gentle in comparison. When the...
Spring Crappie on the Beds

Spring Crappie on the Beds

Expect hot action as crappie go on the beds this month. Alabama anglers eagerly await the crappie spawn in late winter and early spring. From Eufaula to Pickwick, fishermen anticipate some stage of the spawn in March. In the southern part of Alabama, the crappie spawn...
Kayak Fishing: Paddle or Pedal?

Kayak Fishing: Paddle or Pedal?

Kayak anglers have a couple of choices for making their boats go- they both work, but which is better? With the explosion in popularity of kayaks for fishing, it’s only natural that some serious developments in propulsion systems for kayaks would develop. One of the...
Family Fun: The Gulf Coast Fishing Rodeo

Family Fun: The Gulf Coast Fishing Rodeo

Gulf Coast Fishing Rodeo – Not Just for the Anglers Here on the Gulf Coast, two things we outdoors folks really love are fishing and competition with our fishing. We like seeing who can catch the biggest fish while we’re at it. Fishing rodeos are a part of the...
Early Spring Bream Fishing

Early Spring Bream Fishing

Some big bream are getting ready for bedding, and they’re ready right now for some fast action for Alabama anglers. The March sun is starting to get some weight behind it, and the warmth of the breeze feels quite nice on this pleasant afternoon. But as nice as the sun...