Category Archives: Reviews

Bag It Up!

REVIEW: Wild River Nomad XP Tackle Bag with Solar Panel For a number of years now, I have been a big proponent of tackle bags. With the many backpack-style offerings available, you can haul around all the tackle you could … Continue reading

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Fishing in 3D

REVIEW: Yo-Zuri 3DB Crankbaits Earlier this year, Yo-Zuri introduced their 3DB Series of lures. A new, innovative, mid-priced line of baits that includes topwater pencils, poppers, and props; suspending shads and jerkbaits; their signature minnow profiles; and three types of … Continue reading

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Spinning Out

REVIEW: Denali Kovert Spinning Rod After having such an incredible experience with the new Denali Kovert Flippin Rod, I just had to get my hands on one of the spinning rods they were offering in the new line. Two different … Continue reading

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Flippin’ Out

REVIEW: Denali Kovert Flippin Rod One of the more exciting entries from this year’s ICAST Eye Catcher series was definitely the new Kovert line of rods introduced by Denali. Their combination of features at a mid-range price point ($129-$149 MSRP) … Continue reading

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The Jerking Jackpot

REVIEW: Yo-Zuri Sashimi Suspending Jerkbait FW When Yo-Zuri tabbed me to join their Pro-Staff earlier this year, I was very excited to try out some of their products with which I was unfamiliar. Before being bestowed that honor, I was … Continue reading

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Light As Aird

REVIEW: Daiwa Aird 2500SH For years, I have been a dedicated fan of three fishing reel brands. Two have been absorbed by a fishing conglomerate that will not be named here. One, however, has remained independent since the first reel … Continue reading

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Not Your Father’s Stick

REVIEW: Big Bear Spinning Rods I first met Rob Wimberly (Owner/President) and the Big Bear Fishing Rod crew at the 2008 ICAST show in Las Vegas, when they initially introduced their innovative line of fishing rods to the public. I … Continue reading

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