Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Custom Anchor Trolleys

Neil Taylor, Strike Three Kayak Fishing Other than a rod holder, the anchor trolley is the most usable addition to a fishing kayak.  Can you do without?   Sure.   You can clip your anchor to the...

Feed Predictions, by Neil Taylor

Neil Taylor, Strike Three Kayak Fishing Like other aspects of fishing, the more you know the more of "science" it is.  Success often lies in the details.    23 years of heavily fishing Tampa Bay waters, the...

Jacks or Better

Jack crevalle have made a major comeback since the 2010 freeze, with big fish in big numbers throughout the region.   A voracious feeder, they are easy targets for all anglers:  Lure, fly or bait...

Getting Along

Neil Taylor, Strike Three Kayak Fishing Things our mothers taught us that somewhere along the way many forgot.  The golden rule?   Thinking of others before yourself?   Don’t embarrass me?   Wear clean underwear?   Whatever the cause,...

Fishing the Cooler Months

By Neil Taylor, Strike Three Kayak Fishing Progressing through autumn and on into winter, opportunities abound around the entire Tampa Bay region. Many people seem to think that fishing in the winter isn’t as good...

A Change In The Air

It is Fall.  It doesn’t take a genius to feel the “change in the air.”   Air and water temperatures have dropped steadily and with that, more fishing opportunities arise.   The trend in local fishing...

Thoughts On Fishin’ Holes

Information is something that in the hands of the ethical is a valuable tool.   In the hands of the unethical, that data can be trouble.  You have gone out and scouted, learned how to...

The “Sawed Off” SlamR

In a past article, I discussed modifications to “Damaged Lures” to extend the useful life of a soft plastic bait.   Plastic baits are cheap but can be annoying to have to change out a...

Shared Information: What you Risk

Information is something that in the hands of the ethical is a valuable tool.   In the hands of the unethical, that data can be trouble.  You have gone out and scouted, learned how to...

Setting the Drag

Neil Taylor, Strike Three Kayak Fishing In a mostly visual sport, one thing sticks out from the audial part of fishing.    “Zzzzzzzzzzzzzzz”, the sound of a fish pulling line off the spool.    Exciting. What is this...