Was able to fish the 6th Estero Kayak Challenge and scored a decent halibut myself that hammered the Big Hammer Swimbait. Was slow bouncing the swimbait just off the reefs when this guy hit.
Did some pre fishing for the Estero Kayak Challenge and Joe was able to find a nice Halibut which put up a pretty fun battle.
What does this mean for us, well it means we can keep more lingcod, but why. Did CDFW do this was it for the breeding period that would make the most since. Most of our fish are still breeding during the beginning of the season after all. I am gonna go with this explanation for […]
Hobie came out with a NEW line of kayaks and this one is gonna be in a much different category then anything they have done before. It is the Hobie Passport which is a Thermoformed kayak. Hobie has not produced a kayak like this before and due to demand jumped into the market. The price […]
Probably the simplest yet most forgotted rockfish and lingcod rig. If all else fails tie this on tip it with squid strips and just drop it down and wind when the fish starts tugging. These can be purchased at almost any tackle shop but you can save a couple bucks and make your own fairly […]
I go over the must know knots to get started in rockfishing, These will pretty much handle any situation your going to come across in rockfishing Uni to Uni Knot Palomar Knot Improved Clinch Knot Dropper Lop Surgeons Loop These knots should help you get out there and put a big one on the […]
Another great day at Cachuma Lake fishing for Trout off my 2019 Hobie Outback. Trolled for about an hour and got a few good hits, wish I had more time to try and pound out a few more fish on this day.
Lake Nacimiento has been getting some much-needed rain however it made for some of the muddiest water I have ever fished. It was a fun day with a couple of other Central Coast anglers even if the bite was slow. This spring should be wide open once we get a week or two of […]
A new video going over my FAVORITE lures for targeting trout from the Kayak. Check it out NOW
How to tie a surgeon loop is simple going to start by making a loop and then tying an overhand knot but pass that loop through twice and you just tied the Surgeons Loop. This is a great knot to tie for those having trouble with the dropper loop. I find both very strong […]