Tag Archives: Fishing

Colorado River Fishing : Estes Park & Taylor River

Colorado Rocky Mountain FISH! Perhaps more than any other state, Colorado typifies the “mountain lifestyle.” That includes hiking, biking, climbing, and simple appreciation of the scenic beauty and clean air. But consider this: Colorado is also home to more than ...

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Stocking Up At The Orlando Bass Pro Shops Was The Right Move

50 Campfires Field Trips are all about new adventures that we’ve never experienced, and that usually involves gear that we don’t own. On this particular trip to Florida’s Nature Coast, we were going to be crabbing, shark fishing, and swimming ...

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The COAST FL78R Headlamp Has A Feature We’ve Never Seen Before

The COAST FL78R Rechargeable Headlamp will make everyone green with envy. On our Florida Field Trip we had a chance to try out a completely new type of headlamp. That new feature that we ended up liking so much? Green ...

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First Time Bull Shark Fishing On The Florida Nature Coast

Perhaps it’s from seeing the movie “Jaws” too many times as a youth, but it has long been a dream of Nick’s to catch a shark. The Nature Coast provided the right opportunity for him to fulfill that dream. The ...

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COAST PX100 UV Flashlight Review

Growing up in the Midwest, I’ve had little-to-no experience with camping in the desert. In my mind, it was a place where snakes and robots lived (thanks, Star Wars). So, when I had the opportunity to venture out into the ...

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Where To Find Fish in Streams and Small Rivers

Some of the biggest differences between fishing still waters like lakes and ponds and flowing waters like rivers, streams, and creeks are locations where you’ll most likely find the fish. In flowing waters, fish frequently seek out places where they ...

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Learn How To Fish Rivers With The Right Tackle

Learning how to fish rivers is a valuable skill in the outdoors. A simple joy of the outdoor experience is walking up to a stream or small river, finding a comfortable spot on the bank or a boulder, casting out ...

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Give Crabbing A Try At Kelly’s Brighton Marina

Kelly’s Brighton Marina was one of the week’s highlights on our trip to the Oregon coast.  I grew up fishing in the Midwest, and while I like to eat crab, I don’t know the first thing about how to catch ...

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Versus: Fly Fishing vs Reel Fishing

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What happens when two 50 Campfires contributors square off on topics and gear that matter in the camping world? Punches get thrown, voices get raised, cats and dogs living together, complete madness… Welcome to 50 Campfires Versus – fly fishing ...

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Take Me Fishing! Getting Started in Fly Fishing

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When fly fishing is mentioned, you probably have an image in your head of someone in waders standing in a glacier runoff mountain stream and tons of gear hanging from them, so much so that it might feel intimidating to ...

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