9 Different Types of Trout in North America

Types of Trout

Trout are freshwater fish species from the genera Oncorhynchus, Salmo, and Salvelinus, which are all members of the Salmoninae subfamily of the Salmonidae family. Some non-salmonid fish have names that include the word trout, such as Cynoscion nebulosus, spotted seatrout, or speckled trout. Types of Trout 1. Rainbow Trout The rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) is … Read more

Trout Fishing Setup – What Do You Need ?

trout fishing setup

If you are just starting out fishing or have some experience fishing for other freshwater fish like bass or walleye then you may be trying your hand at catching trout for the first time. The majority of brown and rainbow trout that are caught in rivers, streams and small lakes/ponds will usually be under 5 lbs … Read more

Powerbait for Trout – How to Fish With Powerbait

best powerbait for trout

Berkley Powerbait for trout fishing can be an absolute killer for rainbow trout on stocked waters and to a lesser extent can even catch wild trout on natural streams and rivers. Choosing the right Powerbait for trout however is not always and easy task. Hopefully we can take some of the guess work out of how … Read more

Brook Trout Fishing – How to Catch with Bait and Lures

brook trout fishing

Brook trout fishing is some of the most rewarding you are ever likely to do. Catching this elusive little trout can be tricky, but armed with the right knowledge and trout tackle you can greatly improve your chances. Brook trout(Salvelinus fontinalis) was originally thought to be a member of the salmonoid genus, however they were later on … Read more

Best Trout Bait – Our Full Guide

Best trout bait

The key to determining the best trout bait is to understand what they encounter on a daily basis. Its important to understand the types of food that a fish will feed on regularly. How, why and when that food is most available to the fish and when they might focus exclusively on that particular food. The … Read more

Rapala Trout Lures – Our Full Guide

Rapala trout lures have been producing big trout from the smallest rivers to the biggest lakes for years. These lures keep on producing year after year when everything else fails. Have you ever been stumped by picky fish that just won’t bite on you favorite trout bait or spoon? The Rapala may well be your answer. When … Read more