Posts Tagged ‘DIY’

a Wolverine canoe on a wooden stand
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DIY: building a canoe stand

My stepfather and I crafted this stately, do-it-yourself wooden canoe stand, finishing it in mostly in one afternoon.

wooden net with a fish
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DIY: laminated wooden fishing net

No matter what species you like to catch, it’s best to keep it wet and in a net. Here’s how you can build your own.

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Top 10 stories of 2021

Time to look back on some of the best hunting, fishing, and outdoors news as we shelf another year. Here are 2021’s 10 most popular stories.

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Winter fishing getaway to Florida

One of the best things about competing in the Bassmaster Elite Series is hooking up my boat in late January and heading to Florida.

a duct tape gaiter
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DIY: duct tape tricks

Duct tape is a wonderful item with many uses that extend to hunters and anglers. A roll can be a big help if you keep it in your pack, truck, ATV, or snowmobile.

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DIY: fishing lures

Making lures is a rewarding hobby and a smart way to save money, especially if you have to rig the whole family with tackle.

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DIY: rigging a reverse-fall Texas tube

Here is an easy way to modify your tube-jig presentation to trigger more bass. I call this the Texas-rig reverse-fall method.

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DIY: build a rod tube

Tired of snapping off rod tips and guides? Here’s a $20 solution to keep your rods in mint condition for years to come.

Turkey cape
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DIY: preserve your trophy tom

It’s not commonly seen in Ontario, but a turkey cape beautifully exhibits the bronze and black feathering that adorn a turkey’s back. It’s a pretty simple process and can be accomplished by any do-it-yourselfer in about an hour.