When I discovered that guiding anglers was actually a way to make a living, I dove in head first. My career started in Jackson, WY at Bressler Outfitters. I was the everything guy who was the lowest on the totem pole and called “The Swamper”. I did everything from changing bearings on trailers to taking firewood to camp. I also got to do some guiding when everyone else was full and when they weren’t it was up to me to go teach fly casting at local guest ranches to try to recruit some trips.
The Florida Marine Tracks chip can be loaded into your Lowrance or Simrad unit and will display the best and most impressive aerial photography that I have ever seen. When you are running your boat in the Florida Keys, the boat is displayed as a triangle as normal, but you can see individual trees, PVC stakes, Markers, roads, marinas and every detail of the area that you are running through. You can see yourself moving through the area almost as if you are seeing it real time. I would buy the chip just for these photos. However, to make things even more interesting, they have the safe running paths throughout the Florida Keys backcountry and throughout the entire State of Florida!
The new Lowrance HDS Carbon Series now comes in 16 inches, and works faster than ever. On the Yellowfin, I have two Lowrance screens that show me the sonar and DownScan Imaging. With the DownScan feature, I am able to indicate what types of fish are near me, such as game or bait fish. This allows me to have better fishing experiences, because I know what I am targeting.
It's Motorguide xi5 trolling motor. It's the best out there. Not only can it hold in the current, but it is also paired with...