27 Best Tuna Fishing Lures and Baits

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There are many different types of tuna but they can all be caught with similar fishing techniques. Trolling, chunking, jigging, and using live bait are the four ways tuna are caught by sport fisherman. In the Atlantic ocean tuna species include yellowfin tuna, Atlantic bluefin tuna, blackfin tuna, bigeye tuna, skipjack tuna, and little tunny. … Read more

27 Best Mahi Mahi Fishing Lures and Baits

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My favorite type of fish to catch is, “mahi-mahi baby”! That is what we usually say during the excitement of catching mahi-mahi. These are tropical fish that seasonally migrate thousands of miles each year. Mahi-mahi are also called the dolphinfish or dorado in Portuguese. These bright colored┬ácarnivores are the fastest-growing fish in the world, growing … Read more

34 Best Wahoo Lures and Tips on How to Catch Wahoo

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Wahoo are one of the most exciting fish to catch. During the first run after a bite wahoo peel line off the reel as if it were a giant shark. Wahoo are found in warm water from New Jersey to the Caribbean in water as shallow as 50 feet deep. Wahoo are generally scattered about … Read more

9 Best Sailfish Lures and Baits

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Popular fishing methods for sailfish include pitching live bait, drift fishing with live bait, and trolling artificial lures. Drifting with live bait is the best way to catch a large number of sailfish in one day. This article will discuss the best baits, lures, and fishing techniques to catch sailfish. Sailfish are one of the … Read more

17 Best Tarpon Fishing Lures and Baits

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Some charter captains spend their whole career only fishing for tarpon. People do this because fishing for tarpon is both challenging and exciting. Tarpon are found in both the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico. Most tarpon travel south of the United States during the winter months. Some tarpon remain in the US year-round. … Read more

17 Best Salmon Fishing Lures and Salmon Baits

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There are five different types of salmon that can all be caught from a boat or from shore. The style of fishing and the type of lure to use vary depending on the location and type of salmon being targeted. Trolling for salmon, mooching for salmon, and fishing for salmon in rivers and streams will … Read more

14 Best Shark Fishing Rigs Baits and How to Catch Sharks

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When someone goes fishing in the ocean for the first time there is always one fish they want to catch the most, sharks! Having a large shark ripping line off a reel is a rush and is typically a great experience. Sharks can be caught day or night from a boat offshore or from the … Read more

14 Best Rockfish Baits Lures and How to Catch Rockfish

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Rockfish are caught in the Pacific ocean and are found in large numbers from southern California to northern Alaska. Personally, I have fished for rockfish in Sitka Alaska and Juneau Alaska on bottom fishing trips when running charter boats. There are 130 different species of rockfish. Rockfish are frequently caught when fishing for halibut, ling … Read more

7 Best Ways How To Catch Spiny Lobster in Florida

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Catching spiny lobster in Florida is a very fun and popular activity. Most of the time when I see tourists visiting the Florida Keys they do not explore much on their own. After spending hours watching every fish swim by a great fishing spot, I see people get out of their car, walk a short … Read more