An Introduction to Fresh Water Fishing

An Introduction to Fresh Water Fishing

Fishing is an outdoor recreational activity of catching fish. If the sky is clear and it's a bright sunny day. People remove sometime from their busy schedules to enjoy a day with their family and loved ones. Fresh water fishing is normally done near shallow lakes, ponds, rivers and streams, where the salt content is a little less in quantity.

Examples of a few fresh water fish are bass, catfish, pickerel, pike sunfish, trout and salmon.

Fresh water fishing gear or the tackle set should consist of a casting rod, casting reel, line, hooks and some bait.

The bait can vary according to your preference, Live or artificial. This should be available at any freshwater fishing gear shop. You can even shop online since there are many companies that deal in these products. Shopping only gives you a variety of choices and different prices to suite your pocket.

It is also important that you know how to maintain this equipment so that it lasts longer and you can enjoy this sport for a very long time. It is important that you clean the freshwater fishing gear as often as possible since the reel can collect dirt, algae, and different types of debris. One very common way of keeping the equipment free of grease is by using ultrasonic cleaners. Ultrasonic cleaners generate microscopic bubbles that, vigorously cleans the casting rod.

For the safety of your family keep all hooks away from children. Freshwater fishing gear should be packed in a proper manner so the sharp objects don't hurt anyone. Always be prepared for the worst, pack extra supplies so that you don't cut short your trip and run to a shop to buy extra items.

Understanding the different kinds of fishing rods that are available is important since the technique of handling each rod may differ from each other. Also, each rod may have a different catching reel.

Fishing is a sport that can be relaxing and fun. For many it's a day where children get to go camping with their parents. Fathers and sons get to bond with each other while having conversations like the types of freshwater fishing gear that is available. To sum it up, it can be an incredible sport as well as relaxing day which is cherished by every family member.

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Fresh Water Fishing Items

FISHING LURE VINTAGE BAYOU BOOGIE LOT OF 9 CRANKBAIT LURES FANTASTIC COLORS
FISHING LURE VINTAGE BAYOU BOOGIE LOT OF 9 CRANKBAIT LURES FANTASTIC COLORS
$40.00
Salmo 1 3 4 Floating Hornet Metallic Gold H4F MG
Salmo 1 3 4 Floating Hornet Metallic Gold H4F MG
$14.99
Zebco Z02PRO Omega 2 Pro Spincast Reel 6+1BB 341 6lb 100yd
Zebco Z02PRO Omega 2 Pro Spincast Reel 6+1BB 341 6lb 100yd
$63.04
Z02PRO Zebco Omega 2 Pro Spincast Reel 6+1BB 341 6lb 100yd
Z02PRO Zebco Omega 2 Pro Spincast Reel 6+1BB 341 6lb 100yd
$62.29
5 Pounds  20  of 4oz River Sinkers
5 Pounds 20 of 4oz River Sinkers
$16.98
5 Pounds  26  of 3 oz Egg Sinkers
5 Pounds 26 of 3 oz Egg Sinkers
$16.98
1 Pounds  16  of 1 oz River Sinkers
1 Pounds 16 of 1 oz River Sinkers
$7.98
5 Pounds  26  of 3 oz Bank Sinkers
5 Pounds 26 of 3 oz Bank Sinkers
$16.98
2 COTTON CORDELL LIPLESS CRANKBAITS 3 CITRUSE VCC15505 1
2 COTTON CORDELL LIPLESS CRANKBAITS 3 CITRUSE VCC15505 1
$5.99
Daiwa Steez 103HL Bait Casting Reel Left Handle Good Japan Used
Daiwa Steez 103HL Bait Casting Reel Left Handle Good Japan Used
$183.14
Daiwa Proteus PRTB70XHF Boat Rod
Daiwa Proteus PRTB70XHF Boat Rod
$189.95
3 Yo Zuri 3D Crystal Minnow Silver Bronze F1146 SBR Floating Lure 4 3 8 Lures
3 Yo Zuri 3D Crystal Minnow Silver Bronze F1146 SBR Floating Lure 4 3 8 Lures
$28.50
Heddon Thorobred 9 0 3 2 Split Cane Bamboo Fly Rod
Heddon Thorobred 9 0 3 2 Split Cane Bamboo Fly Rod
$150.00
VINTAGE BULLSEYE SPINNERBAIT LOT OF 2 VINTAGE SPINNERBAIT FISHING LURE NEW PACKS
VINTAGE BULLSEYE SPINNERBAIT LOT OF 2 VINTAGE SPINNERBAIT FISHING LURE NEW PACKS
$10.00
Mitchell Advanta Spinning Reels 3BB 551 Ratio
Mitchell Advanta Spinning Reels 3BB 551 Ratio
$6.95
2 COTTON CORDELL LIPLESS CRANKBAITS 25 CITRUSE VCC14505 1
2 COTTON CORDELL LIPLESS CRANKBAITS 25 CITRUSE VCC14505 1
$5.99
2 COTTON CORDELL LIPLESS CRANKBAITS 3 WOUNDED SHAD VCC15501 1
2 COTTON CORDELL LIPLESS CRANKBAITS 3 WOUNDED SHAD VCC15501 1
$5.99
Luck E Strike Vintage fishing lures Lot of 2 New in Package
Luck E Strike Vintage fishing lures Lot of 2 New in Package
$10.99
Bomber Long A Purple Pink Spots Chartreuse 4 1 2 in Long A
Bomber Long A Purple Pink Spots Chartreuse 4 1 2 in Long A
$7.71
Lews Speed Spool SSG 1H Baitcaster
Lews Speed Spool SSG 1H Baitcaster
$64.99
Daiwa Millionaire 250 Classic Baitcasting Level Wind Fishing Reel
Daiwa Millionaire 250 Classic Baitcasting Level Wind Fishing Reel
$15.00
Cabelas Woodpecker Shad Vintage Lot of 2 Unfished Fishing Lures
Cabelas Woodpecker Shad Vintage Lot of 2 Unfished Fishing Lures
$11.99
Vintage RARE Three Creek Chub Simmons Special Plunkers with boxes
Vintage RARE Three Creek Chub Simmons Special Plunkers with boxes
$1,250.00
K  E Bass Stopper Lures BS 100 15S Red White
K E Bass Stopper Lures BS 100 15S Red White
$29.99
K  E Bass Stopper Lures BS 100 5S Yellow Black
K E Bass Stopper Lures BS 100 5S Yellow Black
$29.99
CSP40PTSE Quantum Cabo Spinning Reel 40 531
CSP40PTSE Quantum Cabo Spinning Reel 40 531
$178.39
Luck E Strike Vintage fishing lures Lot of 2 New in Package
Luck E Strike Vintage fishing lures Lot of 2 New in Package
$9.99
2 COTTON CORDELL LIPLESS CRANKBAITS 25 WOUNDED SHAD VCC14501 1
2 COTTON CORDELL LIPLESS CRANKBAITS 25 WOUNDED SHAD VCC14501 1
$5.99
9Bucher Musky Pike Lure
9Bucher Musky Pike Lure
$10.00
K  E Bass Stopper Lures BS 100 21 Pumpkin
K E Bass Stopper Lures BS 100 21 Pumpkin
$15.99
Shakespeare 2450 Pro Touch Spinning Reel
Shakespeare 2450 Pro Touch Spinning Reel
$3.95
K  E Bass Stopper Lures BS 100 2S Wine white
K E Bass Stopper Lures BS 100 2S Wine white
$10.95
Yum Yumbrella Flash Mob YUMBWSB5TSNR
Yum Yumbrella Flash Mob YUMBWSB5TSNR
$37.63
Quantum SL30XPTIA Smoke 30 Spin Reel 621 RH
Quantum SL30XPTIA Smoke 30 Spin Reel 621 RH
$179.95
Matzuo Zander Shad 46 Lot of 3 Fishing Lures
Matzuo Zander Shad 46 Lot of 3 Fishing Lures
$10.99
Daiwa D shock 2500 38
Daiwa D shock 2500 38
$10.00
TSUNAMI HOLOGRAPHIC WEIGHTED EELS
TSUNAMI HOLOGRAPHIC WEIGHTED EELS
$8.49
SAVAGE SANDEEL
SAVAGE SANDEEL
$8.99
SAVAGE MUDD MINNOW
SAVAGE MUDD MINNOW
$9.99
SAVAGE DARTING SAND EEL
SAVAGE DARTING SAND EEL
$12.99
K  E Bass Stopper Lures BS 100 14CF Crawfish
K E Bass Stopper Lures BS 100 14CF Crawfish
$3.95
9 Custom Musky Lure with Spinning Tail
9 Custom Musky Lure with Spinning Tail
$7.95
Mustad 3 0 Needle Power Lock Worm Hooks Package of 5 Hooks 91761BLN
Mustad 3 0 Needle Power Lock Worm Hooks Package of 5 Hooks 91761BLN
$4.95
K  E Bass Stopper Lures BS 100 14s Chart Black
K E Bass Stopper Lures BS 100 14s Chart Black
$7.49
SL30XPTIA Quantum Smoke 30 Spin Reel 621 RH
SL30XPTIA Quantum Smoke 30 Spin Reel 621 RH
$168.99
Quantum CSP40PTSE Cabo Spinning Reel 40 531
Quantum CSP40PTSE Cabo Spinning Reel 40 531
$189.95
Quantum Smoke 30 Spin Reel 621 RH SL30XPTIA
Quantum Smoke 30 Spin Reel 621 RH SL30XPTIA
$179.95
SHIMANO  STRADIC 6000 FJ SPINNING REEL
SHIMANO STRADIC 6000 FJ SPINNING REEL
$119.00
Bomber Bushwhacker Spinnerbait  Chartreuse White 3 8oz
Bomber Bushwhacker Spinnerbait Chartreuse White 3 8oz
$1.99
K  E Bass Stopper Lures BS 100 3 Black
K E Bass Stopper Lures BS 100 3 Black
$21.95
Spinning Reel Fishing Fresh Water Saltwater 25 LB Drag Stainless Steel Bearings
Spinning Reel Fishing Fresh Water Saltwater 25 LB Drag Stainless Steel Bearings
$119.99
LOT OF 4 LOHRS LURES CRANKBAIT MADE IN THE CAROLINAS VINTAGE FISHINGL LURES
LOT OF 4 LOHRS LURES CRANKBAIT MADE IN THE CAROLINAS VINTAGE FISHINGL LURES
$30.00
K  E Bass Stopper Lures BS 100 4 Natural
K E Bass Stopper Lures BS 100 4 Natural
$3.95
2 Hook Rigged Plastic Worms Motor Oil Color 3 3 4 Pack of 5
2 Hook Rigged Plastic Worms Motor Oil Color 3 3 4 Pack of 5
$5.95
Bill Lewis Echo 175 Square Bill 2 Lot From the makers of Rat L Trap SB11
Bill Lewis Echo 175 Square Bill 2 Lot From the makers of Rat L Trap SB11
$7.00
3 RAPALA DT 10  DT 4SILVER RATTLIN CRANKBAIT FISHING LURES NEW IN BOXES
3 RAPALA DT 10 DT 4SILVER RATTLIN CRANKBAIT FISHING LURES NEW IN BOXES
$12.95
NEW Strike King KVDJ300 Sexy Ghost Minnow Jerk Bait Diving 4 7 Feet Depth
NEW Strike King KVDJ300 Sexy Ghost Minnow Jerk Bait Diving 4 7 Feet Depth
$6.99
Tenkara USA Ito Fly Rod  Accessories Kit with Rising Shot Pack and Line Keeper
Tenkara USA Ito Fly Rod Accessories Kit with Rising Shot Pack and Line Keeper
$304.95
Tenkara USA Ito Fly Rod  Accessories Kit with Level Line and Line Keeper
Tenkara USA Ito Fly Rod Accessories Kit with Level Line and Line Keeper
$274.95
Tenkara USA Amago Fly Rod  Accessories Kit with Rising Shot Pack  Line Keeper
Tenkara USA Amago Fly Rod Accessories Kit with Rising Shot Pack Line Keeper
$244.95