Tips About Night Fishing

Posted on October 13, 2014. Filed under: Bass Fishing, Fishing Lights, Green Fishing Lights, Night Fishing | Tags: , , , , , , |

Night fishing is a little harder than fishing during the day. However, it is common throughout the reservoirs, lakes & rivers of the south and southeast when the summer months are too hot to fish. The water will be so warm that the fish will go deeper and deeper from the surface to find more oxygen, making them harder to catch. Many people night fish as a hobby, but it is important to take extra safety precautions and to be prepared for anything.

The most common types of night fishing are bass, crappie & catfish. Since bass move slow and they don’t move far, you should be able to find bass at the same places during the day and night. If you have a favorite fishing spot, they should still be there at night as well. The fish will also find spots near manufactured structures, downed trees, stumps, brush plies and along the banks. Anywhere there is a food source.

You will want to use a different tackle during the day than you would fishing at night. Being able to see will be limited, you will have to rely on the feel of the lure to determine whether you have a bite. Some of the lures that have been proven to give results are jigs, crank baits, plastic worms or live bait such as minnows.

When preparing to go fishing at night, you need to take some extra measures that you may not necessarily think about for a day trip. You should check the weather beforehand. You do not want to be caught in rain. You also need to make sure that your boat is in working order. This includes everything from batteries, all your tackle, life jackets,extra lights such as flash lights as well as making sure the lights on your boat are in prefect working order and always include a first aid kit for emergencies. The last thing that you will want is to have a problem.

You should be well aware of what you have and do not have in your tackle and toolboxes. Lights are obviously very important when fishing at night. Many anglers will use black lights, fluorescent green fishing lights, led or flood lights and some sort of fluorescent line. When the line is under the black light, it will have a neon glow and making it easier to see. You should have extra flashlights and a mounted light on your boat. You want to be safe and visible to other boats that may be night fishing.

Bass fish do not have great vision, so they will rely on their sense of smell during the night. You may want to consider live bait. If you go night fishing, you’ll not only need lights to see by, but Fishing Lights that draw fish close to your boat. Fishing Lights work by attracting tiny animals called plankton, which attract bait fish such as shad, herring and minnows, which in turn attract predator game fish such as bass, crappie, walleye, red fish, speckled trout and other species. Game fish gather near or in the circle of light to feed.

Plankton migrate to light. Green Fishing Lights has the best ability to cause this to happen. White works, too, but white light is absorbed very quickly in water. It doesn’t penetrate very deep so it’s less effective than green, which maintains its color character at much greater depths. Some bait fish and game fish are attracted directly to the lights rather than the plankton or bait, and once again, green is superior for this purpose. Green Fishing Lights have quickly become most prevalent.

Always put safety first. Everyone on board needs to wear your life jacket at all times when you are fishing at night. A flotation device is required and should be convenient. All the lights on the bow and stern of your boat should be on at all times when nights fishing. A first aid kit is a must. Don’t forget your insect repellent because mosquitoes are looking for a free meal, too. Make sure to abide by all current rules and regulations. When fishing during the day or night always put safety first.

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CAST NETS NOW AVAILABLE, ORDER TODAY!! THE BEST LIVE BAITS ARE FREE!!

Posted on February 13, 2013. Filed under: fishing products | Tags: , , , , , , |

Fishing Waders Pro is proud to announce we have added Cast Nets.  To better serve our customers we now have available a variety of top name brand Cast Nets.

Betts Cast Nets. The Old Salt series has been designed over the years to become the work horse in the industry. These nets are asked for by name more than any net made. All the things looked for in a net. Packed in a durable utility box with full “how to” instructions. Even beginners can use this net. All lead lines are braided with hard center core. Double selvage on horn and lead line for triple strength. Aeronautically designed for fast sinking and low wind resistance. All knots double tied and glued with epoxy.  Light weight abrasive resistant netting for quick sinking and long wear. New Betts assembly technique using treated bonded thread. Triple knots keep the lead in place and holds netting to lead line. All nets are balanced with correct weight for super fast sinking and full spread.

Hurricane Cast Nets.  Designed to open easily and sink fast with 1 lb. of lead per radius foot. Tied by expert net makers and made of the finest materials. Extra long throw line. Packed in handy carrying/display box with illustrated “How to Use” instructions. 

South Bend Cast Net. Designed to Open Easily and Sink Quickly. Made From Quality Materials. Tied by Experience Net Makers. Opens consistently throw after throw. This is a great product for catching bait fish.

Douglas Cast Nets. The lock-knitted netting in this seine is made of extra strong, multi filament yarn to prevent runs and fraying. The seine has a delightful “feel” and ease of handling. It is also mildew resistant for longer life – a very good quality seine. The cords are over-edged in the netting for extra strength. The seines come a variety of lengths. Each net comes complete with floats (approx. 24″ apart) and sinkers (approx. 12″ apart). Made in USA.

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Betts Cast Net

Betts Cast Net

Douglas Cast Net

Douglas Cast Net

Douglas Umbrealla Drop Net

Douglas Umbrealla Drop Net

Hurricane Cast Net

Hurricane Cast Net

South Bend Cast Net

South Bend Cast Net

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Fishing Waders Pro Introduces New Hydro Glow Fishing Lights!!

Posted on January 4, 2013. Filed under: fishing products, Fishing Waders Pro, Hydro Glow | Tags: , , , , , , , |

Fishing Waders Pro is proud to introduce New Hydro Glow Fishing Lights!!  We Have Added Three New Hydro Glow Fishing Lights to Our Products.

Introducing The New Hydro Glow DM260.  4′ LED, 120V, GREEN OR BLUE.  The DM260 is our “ Dock Mounted “ model of fishing lights. The DM260 mounts directly to the dock a few feet above the water line. The light is completely waterproof so occasional submersion will not damage the light. This style light is made to illuminate a large area around the dock. The light should attract various types of bait fish as well as game fish. The DM260 comes in both blue and green color, however, the green color is recommended for those who want to attract more fish. The blue color emits a cool, softer, and pleasing look around the dock at night. The DM260 is design for easy installation. It comes with 2 clips and 2 stainless steel screws. The clips are attached to the dock and the light easily slides into the clips. The light can then be rotated to direct the light in the desired direction. With the light mounted above the water, maintenance is easy. Just wipe the light with a damp cloth to remove dirt and debris. An anti-corrosive should be added as needed in saltwater environments.

Hydro Glow HG-DDL SeaFloor Lights

Hydro Glow HG-DDL SeaFloor Lights

Hydro Glow FL30

Hydro Glow FL30

Hydro Glow DM260

Hydro Glow DM260

Hydro Glow DM260 Blue

Hydro Glow DM260 Blue

Hydro Glow HG-DDL SeaFloor Lights

Hydro Glow HG-DDL SeaFloor Lights

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Hydro Glow DM260

Hydro Glow DM260

Introducing The New HG-DDL Deep Dock. 120V, 30′ CORD, GREEN OR BLUE.  Under water lighting has never so cool and easy.  Just anchor the light to the bottom right out in front of your dock, simply plug right into any approved GFCI recepticle and enjoy night after night of fishing fun or just enjoy the marine life.

Introducing The New Hydro Glow FL 30 Flood Light.  LED, 30W, 12V. What we have set out to do is provide high quality efficient lighting that allows you to leave the generator on the dock! We utilize high efficient, daylight white LEDs to provide all the light needed to see more fish. ​ 30w, 12v model, waterproof, only 2.5 amps and is easily mounted to the rails or bow of your boat.

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