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Catfishing Radio, Here’s The Deal!

The Catfishing Radio podcast has been quiet for quite some time. Partially because of some technical issues we've  been addressing here at Learn To Catch Catfish which made podcasting difficult and partially because of the work we've been putting … [Read more]

9 Catfish Fishing Tips For Late Summer Success

Every year when the dog days of summer set in I start to see the same questions and comments from catfish anglers all over the country.Many struggle with locating and catching catfish at all, many struggle catching the species of catfish they … [Read more]

Best Catfish Bait, Catfish Bait Selection 101

When I get questions through the ask a catfishing question page at Learn To Catch Catfish I glance at them briefly and move them into a file of future questions that I need to respond to. Last week I went a day or so without getting to my email which … [Read more]

Weights For Catfish: Which Kind, Are You Going Overboard?

Weights aren't an exciting topic but the right style and size weight is essential to your catfish rigs and getting fish on the end of your line. I see many people really getting caught up in what style weights to use all the time and especially in … [Read more]

Six Catfish Fishing Secrets From A Shore Fishing Angler

Catfishing Radio is back with episode 38. This show is sponsored by Brute Outdoors and Team Catfish.This started out as a brief article on something I observed on the lake and some of the mistakes I commonly see and then grew into much more the … [Read more]

Backlash: Prevent and Easily Remove Baitcast Reel Backlash

Every angler that has ever used a baitcast fishing reel like my favorite Abu Garcia 6500C3 reels has experienced that moment. It's that cast to get in just that "right spot" to land that next fish and then PUH-POW your fishing reel is a big mess … [Read more]

Catfish Fishing Line: Are You Making These Common Mistakes?

Fishing line is the critical link when it comes to landing fish.The goal when choosing fishing line is to find something heavy enough that is capable of landing the fish you will be catching but still maintaining an appropriate balance of … [Read more]

Three Simple Fishing Knots Every Angler Should Know

The internet is littered with instructions on fishing knots and there are entire books and even iPhone apps dedicated to them. Most of these resources are full of “clutter” and teach you a lot of information that you don’t need to know. What's the … [Read more]

6 Tips For Saving Money On Catfish Tackle

Like many other hobbies and sports, fishing can get really expensive. This is especially  true if you get serious about fishing and start investing a lot of time into it.One of the great things about fishing for catfish is that you can get by … [Read more]

Catfish Tackle Box: The “Working Tackle Box” System

My tackle storage is simplistic. It is light and portable and everything is easy to find. With this catfish tackle box setup I can easily grab a small box and jump in someone else’s boat and have everything I need, or in the event I decide to head … [Read more]

What Is Skinny Water? Why Should You Fish It?

Skinny water fishing is some of my favorite fishing. I spent much of the time I fish for channel catfish focusing on skinny water and some of my favorite blue catfish action of the year takes place in skinny water.I made a reference to skinny … [Read more]

Preparing Your Boat For Spring Fishing

Here in Texas we don’t have a fishing “season” we can fish all year long. My catfish boat never gets winterized and winter is one of my busiest seasons so there is very little downtime for my boat. There are masses of anglers though that cannot fish … [Read more]