Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Werner Cyprus Paddle

Something different:  The ultralight paddle.   After communication, at length, with some very knowledgeable people at Werner I obtained and started using the Cyprus.   My background, in my sixteenth year paddling: I had spent the...

Redfish “Rush”, Kayak Fishing for Redfish

By Kathy Etling, St Louis Post-Dispatch  01/10/2009 From the moment the fishing rod in my grip began to pulse wildly I was hooked just as surely as the redfish fighting at the end of the line....

The Florida Kayak Fishing Forecast: April 2016

April 2016 By Neil Taylor and capmel.com kayak fishing staff contributors Around the state: The great weather March brought will extend through April, providing the last month of moderate temperatures before the long stretch of summer.   The...

The Fishing Kayak

By Neil Taylor Capmel.com and owner of Strikethreekayakfishing.com Those plastic boats people used to make fun of are not what you may be thinking of when you hear the word K A Y A K.    ...

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...

Case Against Stringers

The Case Against Stringers May 6, 2013 Neil Taylor, www.strikethreekayakfishing.com The kayak angler, like anyone else in the fishing community, is prone to learning from the “School...

Florida Kayak Fishing Forecast: May 2016

May 2016 By Neil Taylor and capmel.com kayak fishing staff contributors Around the state: This, the fifth month of the year, often one of the best there is.    Will it be smokin’ hot?  Will it remain mild?  ...

Dry Bags: Use it or lose it

November 18, 2014 By Neil Taylor, www.strikethreekayakfishing.com and www.capmel.com I usually talk about “the merits of the dry bag” in my seminars, particularly for those who are new to the paddling sports. Those who are veterans...

Tackle Storage

June 4, 2014 By Neil Taylor Owner:  www.strikethreekayakfishing.com and www.capmel.com Owner and guide, Strike Three Kayak Fishing specializing in Instruction Kayak Fishing. Owner:  www.capmel.com also known as Florida Fishing Magazine Get organized.   One of my best attended seminars is the Efficiency session.  That...

Errors and Bad Habits

Neil Taylor, Strike Three Kayak Fishing Fishing is not rocket science.   It is my contention that many people make it more difficult than it really is.   That being said, there is a lot of room...