Chris Payne

1014 posts

A lifelong Texan, Chris Payne has been an outdoor enthusiast his entire life and has spent the last 15 years fishing mainly from a kayak. He is known for his thorough and helpful reviews as well as how to articles for nearly everything kayak fishing related. If you have questions or comments, you can leave them on this post or email Chris at: paynefish@gmail.com

ICAST 2018 Payne Outdoors

ICAST 2018 : Some of My Favorite Finds

ICAST 2018 is in the books and new products, as well as new revisions were in full force. Some companies seemingly came out of nowhere while other mainstays continued their […]

Shimano SLX Reel ICAST 2018

Shimano Introduces New SLX Reel at $99

LADSON, S.C. – ICAST 2018 Introduction — Anglers looking for a versatile, easy-to-use, lightweight and durable baitcasting reel, Shimano’s new SLX reels are the one more fish, one more cast, […]

shimano ICAST 2018 SLX Rods

Shimano Introduces SLX Rods at $99

LADSON, S.C. – ICAST 2018 Introduction • Available August ‘18 – Keeping with its ‘Can’t Stop Fishing’ idea in providing anglers with durable, lightweight, easy-to-use tackle, Shimano launches its new […]

Jackall Chop Cut ICAST 2018

Jackall Introduces Chop Cut and More at ICAST 2018

Chop Cut Topwater Lure — With an asymmetrical prop design to ensure proper rotation and creating different sounds depending on retrieve speed, Jackall’s new ChopCut topwater lure features a front […]

Yakima Sportsman Collection 2019

Yakima Introduces 2019 Sportsman Collection

Lake Oswego, OR, June 29, 2018 – Yakima Racks, the leader in vehicle racks, will be debuting its 2019 Sportsman Collection at the upcoming iCast show (booth #5108). The new gear hauling […]

LIVETARGET Hollow Body Craw

LIVETARGET: Hollow Body Craw Bass Bait

Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON (July 5, 2018) – Crawfish. Crayfish. Crawdads. Freshwater lobsters. Yabbies. Mudbugs. Whatever you call ‘em, both largemouth and smallmouth bass love ‘em. So do fans of authentic Cajun cuisine, a culinary […]

St. Croix Legend Glass Spinning

St. Croix Introduces Legend Glass Spinning Rods

Park Falls, WI (July 6, 2018) — St. Croix rod engineers have struck again, answering the call for a spinning version of the immensely popular Legend Glass. St. Croix’s Legend Glass […]

nice tact Chris filter

About Me: The Two Fellas on My Shoulders

Most people have seen the imagery of a devil and an angel sitting on someone’s shoulders. It’s a strong symbol for the battle of right and wrong. I still have […]