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The long-awaited hunting season for wild turkey will officially open on private lands across the state on Wednesday.
Located in the northwest corner of South Carolina, beautiful, pristine Lake Jocassee offers anglers a variety of fishing adventures that are found nowhere else in the state.
Regardless of whether you are fishing a major impoundment or a private farm pond, few could argue that crankbaits are one of the best bass-catching baits you could tie on your line, especially during warming weather when a bass’ metabolism is picking up and they are actively chasing forage fish.
In the eyes of fishermen, the tradition of sinking the Christmas tree in a location that will create habitat for fish is second only to the celebration of the holiday itself.
A lot of anglers enter the sport of fishing via a paddle boat — it’s less expensive than buying a motor boat and trailer, and it can be used just about anywhere there’s water.
At first blush, fishing rods have nearly all the same components — a long, slender rod, called the blank, guides that the line flows through from the fishing reel to the rod tip, a handle where you hold the rod, and a reel seat that secures the reel to the rod.