Get to Know Sean Frado (@fishingfanatics_NTX)

Sean Frado is an angler located in Fort Worth, Texas who loves “the idea of competition between man and fish.” He hopes to unite the fishing community and encourage outdoor recreation.

How To Choose a Fishing Charter

Booking a fishing charter is a popular and convenient way to enjoy a day on the water. Whether you’re an experienced angler or a newcomer to the sport, a well-planned fishing charter can provide you with a memorable fishing experience.

How To Keep Your Fishing Gear in Good Condition

Did you know that one of the most important things you need to learn and practice to ensure a great fishing experience is fishing gear care and maintenance?

Fishing Basics: How to Get Started

Learning a new hobby can be tough, and fishing is no exception. But with the right effort and time investment, you’ll be able to become a good angler in no time. Have a good foundation with the basics and then learn from experience.

Tips for Staying Safe on a Boat

Many anglers have their own boats for a lot of good reasons. But as the saying goes, with great power comes great responsibility. While the goal of recreational fishing is to have fun, staying safe on a boat should also be top priority.

How Fish Survive in Frozen Water

Where do fish go when lakes freeze over? At some point, we’ve all had this question pop in our heads. While the answer is quite simple, it’s interesting to know the science behind it, as we can use them to our advantage as anglers during winter season.

How to Safely Store Your Catch

So you've finally caught a bunch of fish and are excited to enjoy the fruits of your labor. Maybe you're already thinking about your next few meals, what recipe you’re going to try, and even who you want to share your catch with. But before you get ahead of yourself, there’s one thing to keep in mind: how to store your catch properly.

Tips for Identifying Fish

One of the most crucial yet overlooked skills for any angler is identifying fish species. This makes it unsurprising that in online fishing forums, one of the questions that fishing newbies often ask is to identify the fish they caught, along with a photo of said fish. But it's not just newbies that run into this issue. Even experienced anglers may have trouble with this task, as there are countless species, some of which look similar to each other.

How Recycling Water Bottles Help Save the Ocean

Here at Baitium, the majority of our apparel line is made from recycled water bottles. As fishermen ourselves, we put protecting the environment, especially the ocean, at the forefront of our business.

How to Remove Hooks Safely

There are several reasons why you'd want to be better at safely removing fish hooks. You may be practicing catch-and-release fishing, accidentally catch a fish that’s part of the threatened or endangered species list, or catch a fish that’s smaller than what fishing regulations allow. In any of these cases, it's crucial to dislodge the hook safely. This will give the fish a better chance of survival when you release it back into the water.

Hot Fishing Trends for 2023

The way we fish is constantly evolving. With new technology popping up left and right, catching fish has become easier and much more efficient (although no less exciting). Meanwhile, more and more people are getting into the sport, and with that, we're seeing new attitudes towards fishing like using gear that's better for the environment. In this article, we'll talk about some of the hot and rising trends this year that are defining the future of our beloved sport.

How to Prepare for Deep Sea Fishing

After some time lake fishing, we anglers are bound to start looking for new experiences. One of the common routes then is to give deep sea fishing a shot, but fishing in lakes and seas are two different challenges altogether. Here's how you can prepare for it.

Tips for Fishing at Night

As soon as the temperature drops, fish activity generally increases, making night fishing a favorable option for nocturnal anglers. If you just don’t see yourself fishing during the day, check out these tips and get started with fishing at night.

From Waters to Wallets: How to Make Money Fishing

We keep doing our hobbies for fun, but making money off of them on the side is a pretty huge bonus.

Don’t Fall Prey To These 5 Common Fishing Scams

From fake fishing gear to overpriced charters to illegal license sales, fishing scams can reel you in before you even know what hit you. One could say it's the ultimate bait and switch.

Preparing a Tackle Box? Don't Forget These Items

If you’re currently preparing a tackle box of your own, here are some things to include.

Weird Fishing Lures Worth Trying

Worms, minnows, shad, menhaden, and anchovies are the most common types of bait or lure in an angler's tackle box, but there are a number of more unusual and surprising options that can be just as effective, and sometimes even more effective, at attracting fish.

Tips for Fishing During Winter

Serious anglers need to know how to fish in any season—even during winter, when temperatures drop and most fishermen prefer to stay home. You practically end up having fishing spots to yourself, resulting in more catches. But different weather means different game, and there are things you need to know when trying to fish in the cold.


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