Rigging-How-To’s

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Five Mods for the 2016 Vibe Sea Ghost 130

It’s no secret the new Vibe Sea Ghost 130 has made a splash across the US. The waiting lists are long and the product in high demand. As the product becomes available and anglers get to purchase their long awaited kayak their thoughts turn to rigging. The internet is teeming with questions about rigging the SG130, what to do first, what to look for. I thought I’d simplify some of […]

Kayak Seat Upgrades Under $200

While some of the kayaking world is enjoying an elevated frame style kayak seat, others are plugging along in the nylon strap down kind that lack cushion and support. I still rock the nylon in some of my kayaks and I wanted to share some seat options that won’t take three bills to ease the back and tailbone pain you have after a long day on the water. Aside from […]

How to Catch Fish with Recycled Plastics

If you like to throw soft plastic frogs like a Zoom Horny Toad, you’ve no doubt got a few broken ones laying around, noses pulled off or split. Did you know you can use all these cast offs? In a recent video Chad Hoover talked about a way to keep using these plastics and maybe even increase your catch size. You can check it out here: https://youtu.be/q9cVak0vJt8 He also drops […]

Feeling Froggy: Tips for Fishing Frogs

Contributed by Cody Carpenter, Wilderness Systems Pro Staff Hollow body frogs are one of my favorite techniques for summertime bass fishing. I have put more time into learning the ins and outs of bass fishing frogs and I get asked a lot what the secret is. I have tried several different styles and brands of frogs and like with any lures, I have my favorite and most trusted. My go […]

Leashes, the homemade model

One of my Facebook friends is a kayak fisherman from France and he posted this how-to.  I liked it so much I’m blogging it!  Kayak Fishing Leash – by Dominique Hurtel Merci Dominique! Please follow and like us:

Easy PVC Kayak Rack

Contributed by Jon Hummel Looking for a way to store your kayaks? Here’s an easy do-it-yourself kayak rack you can make in a couple hours. It will hold two kayaks and can be easily expanded to hold a third (or more). Most of the supplies can be purchased at your local big-box home repair store (the orange one) but the 4-way Tee’s are only available online.   Materials: 4 – […]

Soft Plastic Organization

Contributed by Daryl Boyd Tackle storage, specifically soft baits, has baffled me since I started fishing from a kayak.  Rod storage is good.  I have two stored horizontally behind me in rod holders and usually one or two up front with me.  If necessary, I have vertical storage on my BlackPak.  Fish finder is mounted on a track with a quick release RAM Mount.  Perfect.  Pliers and line cutter on […]