Kentucky has a lot of good creek float trips for smallmouth bass

Fishing for many species slows in the daytime hours during the heat of summer, but smallmouth bass who inhabit Kentucky streams bite willingly even on the hottest days. Kentuckians who enjoy canoeing or kayaking are lucky to live in a state with bountiful amounts of cool, flowing water that hold smallmouth bass. It is hard […]

Boat went off Ohio River dam and 26-year-old still missing

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Emergency crews continue the search for a missing person after a boat went off the McAlpine Dam. Donnie Watson, 26, has not resurfaced since his boat capsized around 6:40 p.m. Monday. Officials said Watson and another man were boating near the McAlpine Locks and Dam the motor on their boat malfunctioned, causing […]

Boat Wake Damage Liability

Whether you’re in a no-wake zone or not, you are responsible for any injury or damage caused by your wake. Let’s face it, pretty much all powerboats create a wake. Especially on inland waters, where primarily small craft operate, wakes can be dangerous. Common courtesy toward other boaters demands that we control our wakes. However, […]

Palomar: How To Tie The Worlds Strongest Knot.

The Palomar knot is a simple, but very strong and effective, knot. It is recommended for use with braided lines, and is so simple that with a little practice it can be tied in the dark. It is regarded as one of the strongest and most reliable fishing knots. Amateurs and veterans alike will have […]