How to Fish Big Game

Rigging the Circle-Hook Chugger 'Hoo

How to rig a quick-change trolling ballyhoo behind a chugger.

How to Tie a Bimini Twist

The Bimini Twist is a complicated but essential knot for offshore fishing.

Rigging the 'Gotcha' Skipping Mackerel

Small Spanish mackerel are just the ticket for wahoo, big mahi and smoker kings.

Rigging a Trolling Squid

How to rig a squid trolling bait for tuna, swordfish and more.

Top White Marlin Tips

A Mid-Atlantic white marlin pro shares tournament-winning tricks.

How to Tie the Albright Special

Use the Albright Special for attaching leaders and main lines of all types.

Basic Dock Knots for Boaters

Five basic knots to tie your boat securely to the dock.

How to Tie the Non-Slip Loop

The Non-Slip Loop gives greater movement to lures and live baits.

How to Rig a Needlefish for Trolling

Needlefish and houndfish make excellent large baits for big fish.

Rigging a Marlin Lure Kiwi-Style

Learn how to make a proven marlin rig from a New Zealand pro.

DIY Coaming Pads

Follow these eight steps to build your own gunwale coaming pads.

The Perfect Pitch Bait

A five-step process to improve the bait and switch.

Rod Building: How to Add Decorative Trim

Step-by-step instructions for adding abalone inlay and epoxy marbling to your custom fishing rod.

How to Tie the Double Uni-Knot

The Double Uni is a handy fishing knot for joining two lines.

How To Rig Mullet for Tuna

Learn how to rig a split-tail mullet for big bluefin tuna.