Circle hooks vs standard hooks for catfish

Fishermen have different opinions on what kind of hook you should use I actually prefer the circle hook. If you notice, this one here is a standard J-hook and the point come straight out. The circle hook on the other hand you see the point actually comes down toward the shank of the hook. The […]

How to grill catfish over the fire

Hi everybody and welcome to another episode of Great Cove Adventure Films. Today I’m going to give you a video demonstration of the method I use to grill catfish over the fire. For a long time my favorite way to enjoy catfish was battered and deep-fried, but once I tried grilling catfish over the fire, […]

How to Tie a Sliding Sinker (Carolina) Rig for Catfish

There’s lots of different rigs you can use for catching catfish but one of the ones that is most popular with angles, and also one of the easiest is the sliding sinker rig and that’s the one I use most often when I fish for channel catfish. So I’m gonna take a few moments today […]

How to safely pick up a catfish

The first time you pull in one of these catfish you’re probably wondering how you should pick it up without getting hurt. You’ve probably heard of people getting jabbed or stung by catfish. The first thing you need to know is that these whiskers here are harmless that’s what the catfish uses for smelling and […]

How to bake catfish – world’s easiest recipe

Hi everybody! This is Eldon of Great Cove Adventure Films, and today I’m going to show you what might be the World’s simplest catfish recipe. I have just two ingredients: First is a bottle of Italian Dressing and the second is several pieces of catfish. The first thing I am going to do is take […]

4-year-old catches his first channel catfish – Potomac River Dam 5

If you’re looking for a quiet, peaceful place to go fishing, Dam 5 on the upper Potomac River probably isn’t the best choice. There is a constant roar in the background from the water coming over the dam. But depending on the time of the year and the water levels, it can be a good […]

Fishing on the Green River near Liberty, Kentucky – Catfish & Drum

We’re out here on the Green River, near the town of Liberty, Kentucky and I’m pretty much targeting whatever I can catch today – I know there’s some channel catfish in here and also some drum so I have chicken liver on one rod and night crawler on the other, and just going to see […]

Trout Fishing using Foam Earplugs for Bait

A while back I read that you could use foam earplugs for trout bait so I thought I’d give it a try. I stopped by the local hardware store and the only earplugs they had were kind of bluish green in color, so I went with those. I cut each ear plug into three pieces […]

Catfish Catch on the Juniata River

Elijah: I don’t want to put much pressure on him. There I saw him Eldon: Yep, there he is Elijah: He’s bigger than yours Eldon: I think so Elijah: Maybe not much Eldon: I think you got a couple of inches on him at least looks pretty decent Elijah: not a two footer though com’on […]