Best Bait for Spring Bass Fishing
When it comes to spring bass fishing, it’s hard to beat spinnerbaits. One of the biggest advantages of fishing with spinnerbaits is that they are easier for bass to detect in muddy or cloudy water after a period of heavy spring rainfall. The fact that spinnerbaits allow you to cover more water in a […]
Memorial Day Celebrations!
Memorial Day is the official start of outdoor celebrations and picnics. Cookout season is heating up, but that doesn’t mean all of your food should. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services offers the following tips – and others – to help everyone stay safe when storing and cooking food outdoors: – Use an […]
Turn Around Don’t Drown®
Each year, more deaths occur due to flooding than from any other thunderstorm related hazard. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report that over half of all flood-related drownings occur when a vehicle is driven into hazardous flood water. The next highest percentage of flood-related deaths is due to walking into or near flood […]
Fishing is a fun sport that requires some skill and timing.
Fishing is a fun sport that requires some skill and timing. Depending on where you fish, your tactics will be different. Brackish or colder water may call for a certain style of fishing, while calm fresh water might need a different style. Regardless of the type of fish or water, there are some freshwater fishing […]
Boating Weather is Here!
Tow that boat safely! Never tow your boat trailer without a safety review. Before heading to the ramp, be sure to check the following: * Coupler, hitch and hitch ball are compatible * Coupler and safety chains are secured to hitch of tow vehicle * All fasteners are properly tightened * Boat is securely tied […]
Be Prepared for Spring Flooding!
April showers bring May flowers, or that is what they say. But frequent and heavy Spring showers can lead to flooding, Which can cause thousands of dollars in damage to your home. Here are some tips to help minimize damage; * Fix leaky roofs and foundation cracks immediately. * Keep gutters and drains clear to carry water away […]