Texas Fish & Game

The National News of Texas

January 3, 2017
trailer repairs

5 Boat Trailer Disasters: Don’t Do This!

Most of us who own trailer boats have encountered a boat trailer disaster or two—or three, of five—through the years. I currently have four different trailer […]
December 27, 2016
fixing fiberglass

Backyard Fiberglass & Gel Coat Work: You Can Do It.

I recently upgraded our crabbing skiff (see Trot Lining for Crabs, to see what we do with it), but my own excitement got the best of […]
December 20, 2016
lowrance hook-9

Lowrance Hook-9: Mega Screen, Mini Price

Well, okay, a base MSRP of $549 for the new Lowrance Hook-9 isn’t exactly “mini,” but you have to look at the bang for your buck […]
December 13, 2016
yamaha outboard maintenance matters

Caring for your Yamaha Outboard

The internet is a wondrous thing, and it makes reams of information available to all of us at a keystroke. Unfortunately, as we certainly saw during […]
December 6, 2016
everglades 273cc

Cool New Boats from the Fort Lauderdale Boat Show

The Fort Lauderdale Boat Show is known for having lots of new model introductions, and this year was no different. While many of the cool new […]
November 29, 2016
cold weather boating

Are You Ready for Cold Weather Boating?

While at first glance one might think I posted this picture of myself holding up a nice fat striper just for the ego boost, in reality, […]
November 22, 2016
trailer adjustment

Is Your Boat Trailer Properly Adjusted?

Think carefully before you answer the above question, because your boat trailer may not be exactly what you believe. Unless you bought your boat new, with […]
November 15, 2016
tiller extension on outboard motor

Should You Get a Tiller Extension for Your Outboard?

Many of us who use a tiller steered outboard motor find ourselves stretching and sometimes contorting to keep a hand on the tiller, while we get […]
November 8, 2016
bimini top

5 Maintenance Tips for your Boat’s Bimini Top

If your boat doesn’t offer some sort of protection from the sun, it can get miserable aboard. For anglers this often means opting for a T-top, but […]
November 1, 2016
weego jump starter

Dead Boat Battery? Never Again!

Nothing is worse than getting ready to pull away from the dock, turning the key, and hearing… nothing. Yes, a dead boat battery is a very, […]
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