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The 9 Best Fishing Rod Holders In 2021 Reviewed ( Hands-on Guide )

  Some fish are best pursued with a “shotgun” strategy which requires you to put more than one lure in the water at a time....

The 12 Best Fishing Rods Reviewed & Revealed ( 2021 Hands-on Guide )

  For a perfect fishing combo you also need a reel! Take a look how to choose the best spinning reel for your rod. They say...
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The 7 Best Saltwater Fishing Rods Reviewed & Tested ( 2021 Hands-on Guide )

Any fishing experience is really fun but there is nothing like chucking a lure out into the great blue ocean and waiting to see what...
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The 6 Best Surf Fishing Rods Reviewed ( Hands-on 2021 Guide )

Whether you are fishing for buckets full of croakers or targeting the largest cobia in the cove, fishing is always more relaxing when there...
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The 6 Best Catfish Rods Reviewed & Tested ( 2021 Hands-on Guide )

At some point, nearly every angler is compelled to try catching the catfish living in the local reservoir, river or pond. But there are different...
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6 Fishing Rod Casting Techniques ( Basic to Advanced )

If you want to catch fish, you need to sling your lure out to where the lunkers lurk regardless of the species you are targeting, the...

Buying Rod & Reel Combo Or Choosing Each Separately?

Experienced anglers are usually better served by purchasing their rods and reels separately, while beginning anglers are often better off purchasing one of the rod...

One- Or Two-Piece Or Telescopic Fishing Rod – Which One To Choose?

Despite their seeming simplicity, fishing rods vary in a number of important ways. They exhibit different actions, different levels of power and various construction materials,...

Review: Team Daiwa Surf Spinning Rod

Outdoor Empire top pick for surf fishing rod. Shore fishing presents anglers with a variety of challenges that they rarely face when working on small...

Review: Shakespeare Ugly Stik Tiger Spinning Rod

Outdoor Empire top pick for spinning rod. Durability is one of the most important factors to consider when purchasing any fishing gear, especially with rods....