Fishing season never ends.

Fishing season never ends it just slows down. November is usually considered the last month of autumn and December the first month of winter. One might think that because of the much cooler temperatures and other activities in November and December (hunting, preparing for Thanksgiving, Christmas, etc.) that fishing comes to a halt. While it’s…

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Championship Season

Football is the most popular sport in America.  It leads all other sports in TV viewership, participation,  revenue and attendance.  The NFL season championship and most popular event, the Super Bowl, is held in late January or early February.  Although fishing is not quite as popular as football it is estimated that over 54 million…

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Whole lotta fishing still going on

August has started and many people begin to bemoan the thought that summer is coming to an end.  With many school years beginning and many vacation days used up, it’s no wonder that people start to feel that something they enjoy is coming to an end.  A bright spot that can bring happy thoughts into…

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July Big-game fishing

The 4th of July in the United States of America commemorates the Declaration of Independence, which was ratified by the Second Continental Congress on July 4, 1776.  Today the USA has become what is considered the most powerful country in world.  The 4th of the July is also the date on which perhaps the world’s…

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Fishing in America

Americans fishing in the United States.  National Fishing and Boating Week, National Hunting and Fishing Day, National Fishing Month and Free Fishing Days have all been created and are held to promote fishing in America.  Well, this Saturday, June 18th is National Go Fishing Day.  Collectively all of these reflect the popularity of fishing in…

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Fishing Season Begins

Hey, hey the first of May . . . outdoor fishing starts today. Well not really. People can fish outdoors every day of the year if they like. However, beginning in May the number of fishing contests that are held in America explodes. Historically in America May has more fishing contest opportunities than any other…

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High School Fishing

High school bass fishing has become more and more popular with each passing year.  The National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) conducts annual surveys of high school sports participation.  The last published survey for 2019 showed 192 schools held bass fishing events engaging over 2,000 students.  Today the number of schools in just…

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