Category Archives: Fishing

How to Sweeten Your Ice Chest

With hunting season in full swing I think it’s a good idea to get your ice chest cleaned up and ready for weekend use. Let’s face it a dirty ice chest is not a good thing, especially if you use … Continue reading

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Plano Fishauflauge Bag with 4-3650’s Review

On our last big camping trip up to Colorado we knew we would be doing some fishing for trout, but didn’t know much else as far as the type of fishing or the baits. My buddy told me just to … Continue reading

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Manchester 5# ACME/OPD Vertical LP Tank Review

Do you ever get tired of using those disposable propane cylinders? To me they are expensive, especially if you use more than just a couple of them a year. I also don’t like dragging around a 20 pound tank… they’re … Continue reading

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Scotty Folding Sea Light with Flag 828 Review

Depending on where you live and what water you choose to paddle, if you do any paddling at all before sunrise or after dark you may need to equip your kayak with a light that is 360° visible to other boaters. … Continue reading

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Nite Ize Figure 9 Rope Tightener Review

Simplicity –  The quality or condition of being easy to understand or do. I’ve said it here before and I’ll say it again… Basically I’m lazy! Now I don’t mean lazy as in I don’t want to work hard or … Continue reading

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Adventure Hunter Medical Kit Review

We have been looking for a good portable first aid kit for months. Something not to big, but packed with all of the items that would make first aid in the field a little more convenient. There is a myriad … Continue reading

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Inks Lake State Park Visit

We just wrapped up our early summer annual trek to Inks Lake State Park, which is pretty close to Burnet, Texas. We really enjoy this park and prefer to limit our stays to Mondays through Fridays, as this park gets … Continue reading

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Saturday Fishing Trip on the Guadalupe River

The Armadillo Times crew was getting pretty restless to get on the water this past weekend after spending the last two weekends at home with, shall we say, domestic activities. So we headed out Saturday afternoon for a spot on … Continue reading

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My Top 6 River Fishing Lures Countdown – #2 and #1

Last post we took a look at the #4 Rapala Jointed Minnow and the #3 Bitsy Minnow by Strike King. Both are great lures for early morning and late afternoon bass. Today we are going to finish up my Top … Continue reading

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My Top 6 River Fishing Lures Countdown – #4 and #3

In the last post we took a look at the Rooster Tail and the Beetle Spin. As I said, I really like both of those baits for scouting new water and getting some hooksets, even if the fish are smaller. … Continue reading

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