Fishing Videos

BD’s Rodney Marquez shares his most productive halibut tips in this straight forward fishing tip video. He explains the effectiveness of a drop shot technique and explains his halibut theory and how to work the rig for the best presentation.  “Halibut live on or in a sandy bottom and I think a rig that presents …

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Saltwater Fly Tying Hooks Fly Zone’s Fly Navarro is joined with Capt. Alex Nedvins of Shot Caller Outdoors, a custom fly shop on line.  They are discussing what hooks Capt. Alex likes to use in many of his favorite saltwater flies for a variety of species.  Mustad and Gamakatsu are among his favorites. “A completely closed …

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Fathers Day Gift Ideas For Fisherman Well its been another year already and its time to come up with another great gift for dear old Dad.  Instead of aftershave or more slippers and coffee cups, how about giving Dad something from our Father’s Day Gift Guide for fishermen. Here at BD, we have some Dads …

Fred Hall show
Fishing Gear

Fred Hall Show 2018 The Fred Hall Shows enjoyed huge turn outs and all of the participants came away with positive vibes.  Now everyone is ready to go fishing Boats Galore The Fred Hall show was chocked full of new boat offerings from a wide array of dealers from around California.  A great place to …

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Are you in need of great gift ideas for this year’s Fathers Day on June 18th, 2017. BD has assembled a list of some great ideas for the “Outdoor Dad” in your family. Check Out BD’s Fathers Day Gift List Yeti Rambler One With double-wall vacuum insulation and one-inch of lid insulation, the Rambler One …

Fred Hall
Fishing

kFred Hall Show Longbeach, CA The 2017 Fred Hall Show kicked off it’s series in Longbeach, California in stellar fashion.  Huge crowds poured through the doors of the five day fishing gear binge.  There was something for everyone at the show.  BD created a Digital Show Guide for the second year. CCA CAL The CCA …

Well its almost here, Fred Hall Show time and you know what that means. Tons of new products, great show deals and an excuse to stock up for the upcoming SoCal fishing season. BD will be there bringing you our latest t-shirt and hat designs, new decals and many of the classics too. This year’s …

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The Zonker Streamer Capt. Rick Worman has spent a lifetime chasing Florida’s famous inshore saltwater gamefish. He enjoys taking his clients to share these experiences via his Flatline Guide Services. Often they tempt the most wary predators with his creations from the fly tying vise. Capt. Rick has teamed up with Harry Goode’s a premeire …

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Fishing

Captain Jeffrey Markland of the Thunderbird posted this picture (left) last week. I posted it on my So Cal Salties facebook page with the caption of “If you’re close enough to tangle lines, or a well placed jig could reach…YOU’RE TOO CLOSE!” Of course that post set off comments like, “Who was there first?” “Sportboats …

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Drum Food Fly This is a terrific pattern for redfish and black drum that are feeding on small crabs and shrimp. Materials: Hook- Gamakatsu SC15 size 1 Thread- Copper Flat Waxed Nylon Eyes- Small lead eyes Tail- Orange/Black barred rubber legs Body-EP Streamer brush in Speckle Gold color Wing- Tan Craft Fur Step 1-Start the …