Gamakatsu hooks

Gamakatsu Hooks Offer Fred Hall Show Gamakatsu is consistently at the forefront of new hook technologies around the globe. Their new G Finesse series has been a game-changer in the freshwater scene, combining input from top tournament bass pros with cutting-edge technology to produce innovative new hook designs that are quickly becoming the gold standard …

Gamakatsu hooks
Boat AccessoriesFishing Tackle

As a fishing professional in both the fresh water bass fishing and the long range sport fishing arena’s for the past 40-years I have been blessed to be able to use and critique much of what our industry provides to today’s fishermen.   The first thing I will tell you is that as a serious tournament fishermen …

gamakatsu hooks
Boat AccessoriesFishing Tackle

Gamakatsu, makers of an incredible array of fishery-specific, quality hooks have come out with several new hooks for discerning anglers. Check out the latest and stay tuned for more info as ICAST is next week. GAMAKATSU 4X STRONG CIRCLE HOOK To comply with new angling regulations in the Gulf of Mexico, we’ve redesigned and reinforced …

How to FishOn The Line

Bottom fishing is very popular with most saltwater anglers.  It’s a combination of challenge and excellent eating in many cases that makes dropping baits down to the bottom in search of grouper or snapper.  There is no end to the variation in bait choices and presentations, but there are a few methods I will recommend …

Fishing Gear

The recent virtual ICAST has finished up and a bunch of great new products have been developed and show a bright future for anglers who will have many new tools to chase fish!


Capt. Scott offers his wish list as a gift guide for those hunting for a gift idea for Dad’s who like fishing, boating, and the outdoors!

Season Ready

These are unprecedented times with people being sheltered in place during the Covid19 scare.  But all you fishermen out there might as well make the most of home-time by regrouping your tackle and fishing gear!

Capt. Scott Goodwin


Fishing Reports

Magdalena Bay striped marlin release records by Team Bad Company, 345-pound yellowfin at Los Cabos Tuna Jackpot the third-largest in 21 – years! This indeed was the week that was for sportfishing in Baja Sur! *If you don’t see a location, it is because we did not receive a report this week. Que Pasa Team …


Many of us at BD are fathers and all of us at BD are avid anglers, so what better way to pick out what we would love to receive for Father’s Day than to put together a list of our favorite new fishing product gifts for fisherman and some classics that never go out of …