Texas Fish & Game

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November 14, 2019

Lure Colors for Tuna

Few fish present as great a challenge as yellowfin tuna. If you want a fight that will have you dripping with sweat, arms aching and blisters forming on your hand at the reel crank, these beasts […]
July 11, 2019
spreader bar for tuna fishing

Side Winders For Tuna

Spreader bars are a great lure for yellowfin tuna, and now there’s a new spreader bar option on the market: side-winders. If you haven’t heard of them before, that’s likely because I just made that name […]
July 2, 2019

Yellowfin on Jigs

Jigging is fun, but jigging for pelagics like yellowfin tuna is FUN! Jigging for tunas, however, is not like jigging for most other species. Rather than lift and drop the rod, it’s pumped with short strokes […]
July 2, 2018
yellowfin tuna fishing

Nontraditional Tuna Fishing Tactics

Running far out offshore for tunas takes a lot of time, effort, and money – so getting skunked is a major defeat. But sometimes, the usual tuna tactics simply don’t seem to work. If you find […]
June 2, 2018

CUDA Fishing Glove Series

Cuda has one of the most inclusive lines of strong and proven fishing tools available.  Now, they’ve added one more piece of essential gear to their current product offering: fishing gloves. Designed to meet the needs […]
December 27, 2017
wahoo fishing

Killer Attitude: Wahoo Fishing Tips

Few oceanic predators are as vicious – and toothy – as wahoo. And at as winter arrives the Texas coast is actually one of the hottest wahoo zones in the Continental US. True, you’ll have to […]
November 2, 2016

Texas Hotshots – One of Twenty-eight

Carol is showing off her 10′ Marlin that she caught about 40 miles out of Los Suenos, Costa Rica. Seven of us fished for two days and landed 28 Marlin. All of the fish were between […]
August 2, 2016
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Boat Handling that will Help You Catch More Fish Offshore

Most inshore anglers realize that boat handling plays a key role in how successful they are at catching fish. Positioning the boat for casting, noises created by the boat, and setting up for drifts are all […]
May 24, 2016

Offshore Oasis (TFG Throwback – 1995)

Offshore grasslines bring out a smorgasbord of surface fishing action by Larry Bozka You’d have thought someone had plugged the fish’s tail into a 220 socket. The bull dorado stopped, angrily puffed its gills and, anticipating […]
September 30, 2014
marlin

Is Your Boat Big Enough for Offshore?

I get this question all the time: I want to take my boat offshore, maybe even far enough to encounter pelagics like marlin, but I’m not sure it’s big enough. What do you think is the […]
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