How to Tell a Spotted Bass from a Largemouth Bass

While fishing on the Hiwassee River in Tennessee with my main angling squeeze, we had the good fortune of reeling in a species of black bass that is quite often mistaken by anglers for a largemouth. What species was it? … Continued

Upcoming Saltwater Fishing Expo March 7

ADDYA Hooks is proud to sponsor the Ward Melville High School Fishing Club’s 3rd annual Saltwater Fishing Expo and Fundraiser on Saturday March 7 2015. The Fishing club is an extracurricular club going strong for the past 5 years in East … Continued

ADDYA Hooks on the way to Indianapolis!

The Fish Ranger, who is from Montevallo, Alabama, will be representing ADDYA Hooks in Indianapolis, Indiana, at the Ford Indianapolis Boat, Sport & Travel Show. We met up recently at the Great American Outdoor Show in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. The Fish Ranger represents … Continued

ADDYA Hooks debut at the Atlantic City Boat Show

I’ve just been to the Atlantic City Boat Show, in Atlantic City, New Jersey. It was a huge success. Attendance compared to last year was up and so was the number of vendors representing the recreational boating and fishing industries. Being at … Continued

Fishing Worldwide

Around one billion people around the world rely on marine fish as an important source of protein and even more rely on fish from rivers and lakes. In Cambodia, for example, a whopping 95% of a person’s daily protein might … Continued

Fishing Stories

Ice fishing requires patience. Fish are sluggish in cold water so it is a good idea to commit to a hole for a while. As you and your fishing buddy are waiting, and maybe jigging your line every now and … Continued

6 Ice Fishing Tips to Target Species Through the Ice

It has been said that variety is the spice of life… I firmly believe that this concept should also apply to your life as an ice angler. Don’t let the chilly winter temperatures deter you from experimenting with new baits … Continued

How a Bluegill Saved My Life

Professional writer and angler Debbie Hanson has authored articles on fishing and the outdoors for publications such as the Visit Florida Official Florida Vacation Guide, Times of the Islands Magazine, the TakeMeFishing.org blog and Game & Fish Online.   Humble … Continued

ADDYA Hooks: Success in the Yucatan!

Aniket Ghai, from New York City, recently took ADDYA Hooks on his vacation in the Caribbean, to the spectacular habitat of the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve. Here’s his catch, a nice bonefish. He’s also sporting an ADDYA Hooks T-Shirt. Thanks Aniket! WHAT … Continued

Facts about Recreational Fishing

Facts about Recreational Fishing from American Sportfishing Association and NOAA – National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, based on 2013 findings: • There are approximately 60 million anglers in the U.S. of which 46 million are estimated to fish in a given year. … Continued