DIY

Moose decoy

DIY moose decoy

by Editorial Staff | October 5, 2018

This great DIY project was submitted by one of our readers, Grant Morgan from Stayner. The decoy fits in a large freezer bag and weighs just a couple of pounds.

DIY Build a float

DIY fishing hack: build a float

by Luigi De Rose | May 22, 2018

Making your own floats is a great DIY project that will provide you with customized floats you won’t find at your local tackle shop. Check out these step-by-step instructions and how-to video!

DIY cured eggs

DIY trout fishing hack: cured eggs

by Luigi De Rose | April 17, 2018

Making your own gear has it rewards, especially when a fresh chrome trout yanks it down. Check out these step-by-step instructions for DIY cured eggs that will be sure to put a trout on your line.

DIY Turkey Decoy

DIY turkey decoy – Strut your stuff

by Scott McGuigan | April 6, 2018

Decoy realism counts in turkey hunting, but I’m not yet ready to spend several hundred dollars on an ultra-realistic model. Instead, I make use of the spoils of a previous hunt… Using this process, your decoy will be almost indistinguishable from the real thing, and moreover, it will appear to be in strut.

DIY cork grip before after

DIY: Get that rod cork clean

by Justin Hoffman | September 14, 2017

As anglers, we subject our fishing rods to a fair amount of abuse…. Dirty rod cork got you down? Here’s a quick and easy fix.

DIY ground blind

How-to: DIY ground blind

by Steve Galea | June 20, 2017

Often, a ground blind is a hunter’s best option. Unfortunately, commercial models aren’t necessarily suited to longer compound or traditional bows. Luckily, making an inexpensive, lightweight blind is easy.

DIY Rain Gear

DIY rain gear refresh

by Tim Allard | May 16, 2017

Get your rain gear back into top shape with a quick clean and a waterproofing treatment.

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DIY spoon modification for jigging success

by JP Bushey | February 1, 2017

I love taking perfectly good lures and altering them to make them better… the one I’m sharing is liquid dynamite for all major winter species.

moving deer

Six ways to transport deer in a pinch

by Jeff Helsdon | October 26, 2016

Here are some innovations for moving deer we have used over the years…