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Gear Reviews

Gear Review — Grip Studs are the Real Deal

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September 9, 2018
Grip Studs are single point carbide tipped studs with an auger style bit. The result is sticky traction, incredible durability and studs that don't fall out. Simply put, they're the best studs I've ever used.

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Tips/Tactics

DIY — Put Your Wet Boots Here

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May 16, 2018
When my wading boots dry out I know it's been too long since I've fished. Thankfully, they're usually wet, so I like to have a good place to store them. Here's an effective way to transport wet wading boots without draining creek water where you don't want it.

I use a drawer from a plastic storage bin that I bought for $12 at Wal Mart a decade ago. That's a small price to pay to keep my wife happy (enough) when I turn family visits into fishing trips by bringing fishing gear along.  She doesn't want creek juice leaking onto the carpets of the van.  Yes, we have a mini van. No, I won't try to defend it.  Let's move on . . .

Tips/Tactics

Update | DIY — Bar Boots

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June 15, 2017

Bar boots provide amazing traction in most rivers, and they save the wear on your boot soles. This updated version of the do-it-yourself Bar Boots Troutbitten article contains a…