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Everybody outside. In the Tough Mother Outdoor Guide, we promise to keep things simple and deliver reliable, no-nonsense advice and heartfelt articles on how to enjoy the outdoors. See you out there.
From sturdy lace-ups to casual slip-ons, let us help you find the best shoes for fishing and boating.
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The Best Fishing Shoes

From sturdy lace-ups to casual slip-ons, let us help you find the best shoes for fishing and boating.

Columbia’s is known for making high quality PFG fishing shirts. Discover our favorites and learn why anglers around the world love our PFG fishing shirts.
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The All-Time Best Columbia PFG Fishing Shirts

Columbia’s is known for making high quality PFG fishing shirts. Discover our favorites and learn why anglers around the world love our PFG fishing shirts.

Discover how an Oregon Therapist is helping men deal with depression, anxiety, and other mental health struggles by teaching them to fish.
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How Fishing is Helping Men Navigate Mental Health Struggles

Discover how an Oregon Therapist is helping men deal with depression, anxiety, and other mental health struggles by teaching them to fish.

From power tools to packing lists, here’s what you need to know about the lesser-known winter sport of ice fishing.
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Is Ice Fishing Fun? 7 Fun Facts To Help You Decide

From power tools to packing lists, here’s what you need to know about the lesser-known winter sport of ice fishing.

To help you get the most out of this stellar season, we chatted with fly fishing expert Ruth Sims who shared her best tips and tricks for fall fly fishing.
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Quick Guide to Fall Fly Fishing: Tips for a Better Catch

To help you get the most out of this stellar season, we chatted with fly fishing expert Ruth Sims who shared her best tips and tricks for fall fly fishing.

If you’re into sportfishing, southern Baja is the place to be. The region’s incredible biodiversity creates conditions that are epic for sportfishing.
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Why Sportfishing in Southern Baja Is a Trophy Angler’s Paradise

If you’re into sportfishing, southern Baja is the place to be. The region’s incredible biodiversity creates conditions that are epic for sportfishing.

Hailing from Boca Grande, Florida, the 27-year-old up-and-coming saltwater angler has been creating a buzz on the tournament circuit.
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Fly Fishing for Tarpon with Wesley Locke

Hailing from Boca Grande, Florida, the 27-year-old up-and-coming saltwater angler has been creating a buzz on the tournament circuit.

After COVID-19 rerouted his sailing trip, pro-snowboarder and fly-fishing guide Curtis Ciszek encountered formidably turbulent waters—and was reminded that cold-weather fishing is more rewarding than you think
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Quarantined At Sea: A Sailor’s Stormy Fishing Journey Amid The Pandemic

After COVID-19 rerouted his sailing trip, pro-snowboarder and fly-fishing guide Curtis Ciszek encountered formidably turbulent waters—and was reminded that cold-weather fishing is more rewarding than you think

The country star and PFG ambassador talks music, fishing, and the upside to downtime.
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Luke Combs: Life in the Reel World

The country star and PFG ambassador talks music, fishing, and the upside to downtime.

The fishing legend talks tackle, TV, and The One That Got Away.
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Catching Up with George Poveromo

The fishing legend talks tackle, TV, and The One That Got Away.

Want to experience fishing nirvana without sunburns and overexposure? Us too.
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Sun Sense: How to Stay Cool and Protected While Fishing

Want to experience fishing nirvana without sunburns and overexposure? Us too.

Hacks for keeping gear, equipment, and yourself from smelling like a sardine.
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Glory Not Gory: Tips for Fishing Clean

Hacks for keeping gear, equipment, and yourself from smelling like a sardine.