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Best Bass Fishing Lakes in the US

You know what time it is, everyone? It’s time to make some lists. Just ask our wives, we love making lists especially because we have the data to generate some meaningful data. Here, we determine top bass spots based on...

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Engel Live Bait Cooler Review

Engel Live Bait Cooler Review

Engel has been making coolers, and live bait coolers, for a long time. During that time, they've made small incremental improvements to this already awesome cooler. We admire a brand that continues to make it's products better even after it's known to be at the top of...

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Best Spinning Reels Under $100

Best Spinning Reels Under $100

We always need to ensure we use the right fishing equipment for the right situation. Spinning reels are no different, and $100 gets a very nice fishing reel that you can expect to last for many days of fishing. We need to consider the following factors when making our...

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17 Best Catfish Tackle For New Anglers

17 Best Catfish Tackle For New Anglers

Sometimes, targeting a new species can make you feel like you’re relearning how to fish all over again. You may find yourself asking the same questions repeatedly, like, what tackle box setup is best? Or, what rigs should I use? We know at times, catfishing can feel...

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26 Best Places to Catfish in Missouri

26 Best Places to Catfish in Missouri

Did you know Missouri is home to some of the best catfishing? Here at Hook and Bullet, we've compiled a list of the 26 best places to catfish in Missouri. So whether you reside in the Bootheel, Springfield, St. Louis, Jefferson, or Kansas City, we have you covered....

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14 Best Catfish Recipes for the Entire Family

14 Best Catfish Recipes for the Entire Family

I fish for catfish year-round to provide food for my family. So my chest freezer is almost always stocked with catfish meat. Now, you’re probably wondering why my family doesn't get tired of eating catfish all the time. Don’t get me wrong; I love fried catfish....

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What Is the Best Fishing Rod Repair Kit?

What Is the Best Fishing Rod Repair Kit?

Did the tip of your favorite fishing rod snap when you were on the way to the lake? Or do the ceramic rings on your guides keep popping off? Before you look at replacement options, consider fixing your rod with a repair kit. There are many sets out on the market...

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10 Best Cut Bait Species for Catfishing

10 Best Cut Bait Species for Catfishing

Are you new to angling? Do your fishing buddies talk about slaying catfish with cut bait, yet it sounds like they’re speaking a foreign language? Generally, cut bait is just a term used to describe cut-up pieces of baitfish. You can use various fish species for cut...

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8 Best Catfish Rigs for Any Location

8 Best Catfish Rigs for Any Location

Are you excited to start your catfishing journey, yet you’re unsure of what kind of rigs to use? We’ve all been there, which is why we want to share with you these eight best catfish rigs. Whether you’re fishing in a river, pond, lake, off a boat or bank, these setups...

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Latest Articles

How To Keep Bait Alive

How To Keep Bait Alive

Fishing with live bait is one of the best methods anglers can use to lure in hungry game fish. So, we are about to share our tips on keeping bait alive on your next fishing trip. Whether you’re using a container of worms or minnows, we’ll teach you four different ways...

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17 Best Catfish Tackle For New Anglers

17 Best Catfish Tackle For New Anglers

Sometimes, targeting a new species can make you feel like you’re relearning how to fish all over again. You may find yourself asking the same questions repeatedly, like, what tackle box setup is best? Or, what rigs should I use? We know at times, catfishing can feel...

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How To Spool a Spinning Reel: Our 7-Step Process

How To Spool a Spinning Reel: Our 7-Step Process

Do you need help spooling your spinning reel for your next fishing trip? In this complete beginner’s tutorial, we’ll teach you how to spool a spinning reel with ease. In addition, we’ll discuss what fishing line to use and give you simple tips on maintaining your...

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How To Select the Correct Fishing Line for You

How To Select the Correct Fishing Line for You

Using the wrong fishing line could lead to broken lines and losing fish. Learn how to select the correct fishing line in this in-depth tutorial. Here, you’ll learn the importance of the fishing line, the three main types, and choosing the best one for you. Regardless...

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What Color Lure To Use for Deep Water Fishing?

What Color Lure To Use for Deep Water Fishing?

A popular question often asked by anglers of all skill levels is: what color lure to use. Or if certain fish species only strike specific colors. It is essential to your success to often change your tackle pattern when targeting bass, trout, walleye, etc. Furthermore,...

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26 Best Places to Catfish in Missouri

26 Best Places to Catfish in Missouri

Did you know Missouri is home to some of the best catfishing? Here at Hook and Bullet, we've compiled a list of the 26 best places to catfish in Missouri. So whether you reside in the Bootheel, Springfield, St. Louis, Jefferson, or Kansas City, we have you covered....

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13 Exclusive Winter Catfishing Tips

13 Exclusive Winter Catfishing Tips

Wintertime is usually the time of year where most anglers hang up their gear and perform routine maintenance on their boats. However, for catfishers, wintertime is still a wonderful time of year to catch some giant catfish. Although getting a bite in the winter months...

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Beginners Guide to Fly Fishing: How To Fly Fish

Beginners Guide to Fly Fishing: How To Fly Fish

So, you want to learn how to fly fish. Fly fishing is a fun way to immerse yourself in the great outdoors. Yet, due to the learning curve that comes with the sport, people are often discouraged from getting into it. However, virtually anyone can pick up fly fishing...

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