Category: Kayak Rigging with the Experts | YakGear

A Guide to Kayak Fishing Anchors

Kayaks are great tools for fishing. They can help you explore new fishing areas that receive less fishing pressure, and can potentially help you catch more fish. Whether you just purchased your first kayak or you’re exploring new rigging solutions, this guide will help you to personalize your kayak for…

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Braving the Risks: Extreme Offshore Kayak Fishing

Kayak anglers are routinely found six to seven miles off the Texas coast, but there are those who brave long runs and the potential risks awaiting 20 miles offshore. While being so far offshore does present conceivable hazards, this extreme form of kayak fishing opens up the doors to pelagic…

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Offshore Fishing in a Kayak

So many kayakers spend their days inshore on freshwater lakes and rivers targeting their favorite species: Bass, pike, muskie, catfish, bluegill and the likes. Other kayakers fish the saltwater coastal areas for redfish, trout and flounder. But, there is a growing group of kayak anglers who dare to be different;…

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How It Started: Kayak Fishing with Glenn Madden

The sun is out, the weather is starting to feel like summer, and the kayak launches are getting crowded. For Glenn Madden, it's nothing new. He's been kayak fishing so long that the ebb and flow of new anglers in and out of the sport is an everyday occurrence. As…

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Routine Kayak Fishing Gear Maintenance

As told by Yak Gear Brand Ambassador Edward P We, as fisherman, get a bad rap sometimes for our inability to take care of our toys. Everyone knows that fishing is an expensive hobby, but for some reason, many of us do not perform the regular maintenance needed to keep…

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Railblaza “Selfie System” Review

As told by Sam Root from Salty Shores. Railblaza is a New Zealand based company that makes a universal mounting product. They are available in the US now through retailers nationally and distributed by Yak Gear. The StarPort Base The base of everything is an 8 point StarPort.  This star…

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Tips on Rigging a Kayak for Sight Casting

As told by Brand Ambassador Alan R - Paddling a 2014 Jackson Big Rig Rigged for Sight Casting [caption id="attachment_1726" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Yak Gear Brand Ambassador Alan R sight casting off of the new Big Rig[/caption] When rigging a kayak for sight fishing, many factors come in to play. Does…

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Kayak Rigging with the Experts – Jackson Cuda 14

Brand Ambassador Juan Vallejo - Paddling a 2013 Jackson Cuda 14 for Inshore Kayak Fishing [caption id="attachment_1610" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Yak Gear Brand Ambassador Juan V heading out for some inshore kayak fishing.[/caption]   Rigging a new kayak can be an intense experience.  Look no further than the world of social…

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