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Freshwater Fishing Checklist

Freshwater Fishing Checklist

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Preparation:  
Assure Boat Motor is in Working Order Check Weather Conditions Practice Fish Identification
Buy Boat and Trailer License Clean Binoculars Read Local Rules, Regulations,
Restrictions, Limits etc.
Buy License Lube/Grease/Respool all Reels Read/Watch Instructional
Books and Videos
Buy Live Bait Organize Tackle Box Sharpen Knife/Hooks
Check All Batteries Organize/Pack Update Electronics (Charts/Maps/Locators)
 
General Fishing Equipment:
5-Gallon Bucket Landing Net/Cradle Rod Case
Bait Net Leaders Rods
Bait Bucket Line (Specific to Type of Fishing) Sinkers
Bobber Stops Line Clippers Swivels
Bobbers Lip Grip Tackle Box
Fish Stringer Mouth Spreaders Towel
Hooks Needlenose Pliers    
Jig/Lures/Spoons Reels    
 
Clothing:
Baseball Hat Jacket - Windproof/Pullover Socks - Breathable and Insulated
Boots - Waterproof Long Underwear
Insulated/MoistureWicking
Stocking Hat
Deck Shoes Pants - Convertible Vest - Fleece
Gloves - Fingerless Rain Suit Waders/Hip Boots
Gloves - Insulated/Un-Insulated
Depending on Weather Conditions
Shirt - SPF Long-Sleeved    
Jacket - Insulated Shirt - SPF Short-Sleeved    
 
General Accessories:
2-Way Radios Glass/Lens Cleaner Rope (50 ft.)
Batteries GPS/Map/Personal Locator Seat/Stool (Bucket/Cushion)
Binocular Harness Hand Sanitizer Sunglasses Leash
Binoculars Hand Warmers Sunscreen
Bug Spray High Energy Food/Snacks Toilet Paper/Paper Towels
Camera Hydration Pack Water
Compass Ice Waterproof Stuff Sack
Cooler Knife Sharpener Waterproofing Spray
First-Aid Kit Knife/Multi-Tool Weather Radio
Flares Lighter/Matches with Case    
Flashlight/Headlamp Polarized Sunglasses    
 
Boat Equipment:
Anchor Rope Fender Rope Navigation Lights/Bulbs
Bailer Fenders Pole/Paddle
Boat Anchor Gas/Oil Spotlight
Drain Plug Life Jackets (1 Per Person) Trolling Motor
 
After The Catch:
Black Permanent Marker Filet Board Plastic Bags
Cooking Utensils
(Spatula, Spoons, Tongs)
Filet Knife Skillet
Cooking Oil Fish Batter Weight Scale
Eating Utensils
(Knives, Spoons, Forks)
Measuring Tape/Ruler/Bump Board    
 
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