Welcome to our Fishing Equipment and gear section

Have you ever experienced doubt and uncertainty about the spot where you are bass fishing? Do you ever wonder if you have the right line on your rod? The fishing equipment that you need to be successful at catching fish depends on the type of fishing that you plan to do. Recreational, local tournament or professional tournament fishing. In this section, we will cover many of the issues you need to know when choosing the proper fishing equipment.

Almost any gear used for fishing can be called fishing tackle. Examples are hooks, lines, sinkers, floats, rods, reels, baits, lures, spears, nets, gaffs, traps, waders and tackle boxes. Gear that is attached to the end of a fishing line is called terminal tackle.

angler with fishing equipmentFishing tackle can be contrasted with fishing techniques. Fishing tackle refers to the physical equipment that is used when fishing. Whereas, fishing techniques refers to the manner in which the tackle is used when fishing.

Articles published in our Fishing Equipment section
Boat Ramp Etiquette
Fishing Log Importance
Choosing the Right Fishing Line
Proper Fishing Rod
Importance of Changing Line
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