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Changing out the lenses. Easy as that.

These $230 sunglasses with interchangeable lenses are my new favorites for freshwater fishing — here’s why they’re worth it

Smith's Caravan MAG Sunglasses come with two sets of interchangeable lenses and are designed for various light conditions. They're great for stream or street wear.

This $280 telescopic, lightweight fly rod is perfect for those who like to travel and fish — I take it on bikepacking trips and long hikes

There are other packable fly rods, but they fish like solid poles and don't have the "whip" you'd want. Here's why we like the REYR First Cast fly rod.
You don't need big, heavy gear to pull in big, heavy fish.

This $650 rod-and-reel combination is a testament that big fish don’t always require big, heavy gear — here’s why we recommend it

Big fish don't always require big, heavy gear. Lightweight but finely machined, this Shimano reel and G. Loomis fishingrod are a testament to that.
A lake trout with two mouths was caught by Debbie Geddes on Lake Champlain.

A woman caught a fish with two mouths and the photo is just as shocking as you would expect

A woman in upstate New York surely found the "catch-of-the-day" when she reeled in a fish with two mouths. A photo of the fish has since gone viral.
The hammerhead shark trying to take the tarpon fish.

Wild video shows a ‘monster’ hammerhead shark stealing a 180-pound fish straight out of a fisherman’s hands

The Tampa Bay, Florida, fisherman said he and his crew tried to unhook the tarpon fish to give it a chance to escape, but the shark ultimately scarfed it down.
Unclear if she won the photo contest.

A woman who posed with an octopus on her face was forced to go to the hospital after it latched on to her

Jamie Bisceglia put the octopus on her face as a part of a competition. Then it latched on. She said she regrets ever doing it.
Surveying a school of baitfish.

I finally found a pair of polarized fishing sunglasses that I don’t mind wearing off the water — you can even add prescription lenses

Wraparounds are crucial for anglers, but they're hard to pull off after a day on the water. Smith's Barra sunglasses are made to be worn anywhere.

This $1,700 stand-up paddle board and fishing skiff hybrid is my new dream boat for stealthy fly fishing — here’s why it’s worth the...

If you're not quite willing to commit to a boat, or you want a boat-like vessel for fishing or traveling, this is the inflatable SUP for you.
Could fishing be your next date night?

How fishing can be a surprising way to boost both your love life and your mental wellbeing

Fishing means being in nature, which can lower blood pressure and increase happiness. But it could also prove to be an unusual meet-cute.
Wetting a line with my fly rod between thunderstorm cells.

Filson’s paper-thin and moisture-wicking nylon shirt is the only one I want to wear outside this summer — here’s what makes it worth...

Filson has been making some of the best outdoor clothing for over 100 years, so it's no surprise that it'd turn up the best UPF shirt we've tried yet.