Breaking It in Right

  Breaking It in Right by Don Dingman Host, Hook The Future   It’s always an adventure with my Carolina Skiff. I had just picked up my new 218 DLV, with a Mercury 150 4-stroke and a Float-On Trailer. But it was time to break in the engine and do a shakedown on the boat, […]

Buggin’ Keys Style

  Buggin’ Keys Style By Capt. Don Dingman We started filming this season’s episodes of Hook the Future with a long road trip, and our new Mercury-powered Carolina Skiff was loaded for just about every kind of nearshore fish you can imagine. So, we made our first stop at Marathon, in the Florida Keys. Some […]

Tidewater 220 LXF

  Tidewater 220 LXF by Ted Lund Continuing to push the envelope for new and veteran boaters everywhere, Tidewater just introduced a boat that incorporates all of its luxury features on the popular LXF line of performance boats — in a 22-foot package. The new 220 LXF bridges the gap between the 210 and 230 […]

The Perfect End to a Perfect Day

  The Perfect End to a Perfect Day By Capt. Don Dingman Our plan today was to hit the road early and leave the Florida Keys for Ft. Myers on the southwest Florida Coast. We’d had three shoots scheduled there for a number of weeks, but to make a long story short, due to circumstances […]

Launching the Perfect Release

  Launching the Perfect Release This simple approach to shooting form will improve accuracy, consistency, and fix problems you may not even know you have! by Rob Reaser     Let us start this conversation by stating the obvious: there is no single, magic bullet to improving bow-shooting accuracy. As any experienced bowhunter will tell […]

Five Monster Bucks of All Time

  Five Monster Bucks of All Time By  Patrick Kleinen Unless your name is Tom Brady, the chances you’ll date a supermodel remain where they always were: zero. You also have no chance of taking even one small step in Neil Armstrong’s moon dust footprints. Or breaking Mariano Rivera’s saves record. So you can toss […]

Resurrecting a Relic

  Resurrecting a Relic A TRUGLO TRITON Tri-Color dot-style optic transforms an artifact into a turkey terrorizer. By Aaron Carter   Call it fortuitous; several weeks ago I strode into a local sporting goods store and there, among the assorted vestiges of the past and abandoned modern-day arms, stood a gun that I had longed […]

5 Reasons Hunting Turkeys with Crossbows Makes Great Sense

  5 Reasons Hunting Turkeys with Crossbows Makes Great Sense   By Doug Howlett     Turkey seasons are open or opening across the United States, and if you’ve been looking to dial up the challenge-factor of this already exciting time of season, here are five reasons hunting with a crossbow makes great sense this […]