Kat

Practice makes perfect. The more you repeat the actions, the more naturally they will come to you when the pressure is on.

3 Simple Drills for a Successful Archery Season

Archery season is approaching soon… Here in Texas, archery season opens October 3rd for White Tail, Mule Deer, and Pronghorn. These are incredible hunts to venture out on, but what do you need to do in preparation? Probably the biggest issue is choosing your bow. AJ has her prized compound …

3 Simple Drills for a Successful Archery Season Read More »

Spread the love
Anchor Light (360 degree light) for Kayaks

Personalize Your Pelican Catch 100 With Full Electronics

AJ and I each have a Pelican Catch 100 kayak. They’re great, lightweight, basic kayaks to toss in the bed of the truck when you’re running out for a few hours of fishing. We’ve had all kinds of success taking them out on creeks, lakes, and other small waterways. But, …

Personalize Your Pelican Catch 100 With Full Electronics Read More »

Spread the love
Female hunters can be as silent as nature.

6 Simple Tricks for a Successfully Silent Hunt

My first hunt was with AJ back when we were first getting interested in the sport. She had done a little hunting as a kid, but nothing particularly frequent or often. I had scouted the woods as a kid, learned a bit about locating animals, but never hunted for anything. …

6 Simple Tricks for a Successfully Silent Hunt Read More »

Spread the love
There are 5 Core Traits New Hunters can Develop to ensure successful Deer Hunts.

5 Core Traits for New Hunters Succeeding at Deer Hunts

Learning to hunt comes with a lot of firsts. You’ll learn tricks and oddities you never would have imagined had something to do with hunting. You’re also going to learn things that can be applied to other aspects of your life as well. The whole prospect of all that hunting …

5 Core Traits for New Hunters Succeeding at Deer Hunts Read More »

Spread the love
Hunting isn't always by land. With a bit of ingenuity and preparation, a boat can make more hunting opportunities open to you.

You Can Make Any Boat Be A Hunting Boat

There have been several people, lately that I have heard commenting about how they have to hike miles into the territory to find suitable game. They’ve been discouraged by the physical demands, especially in areas that don’t allow horse or ATV access. This tends to be a common theme on …

You Can Make Any Boat Be A Hunting Boat Read More »

Spread the love

3 Reasons to Do More During Your Hunt

Birds will soon be falling from the skies. Are you ready? Dove season, here in Texas, has started. The Goose and regular Duck seasons are right around the corner, and there’s a sense of excitement building among the hunters that aim for the sky. Since you’re reading this article, you …

3 Reasons to Do More During Your Hunt Read More »

Spread the love
Live Bait is a perfect introduction to fishing for any new angler

4 Must Know Setups for the New Angler’s Live Bait Fishing

The following is the second installment of a series of articles AJ and I are developing to give you an in-depth reference point to the lures, baits, and fishing techniques available to you as a beginner angler. From this broad overview, you’re going to be able to explore options for …

4 Must Know Setups for the New Angler’s Live Bait Fishing Read More »

Spread the love
Seasoned chicken organs are a popular bait among catfishing enthusiasts.

Preparing New Anglers For Choosing The Right Bait: Live, Cut, Or Artificial

The following is the introduction to a series of articles AJ and I are developing to give you an in-depth reference point to the lures, baits, and fishing techniques available to you as a beginner angler. From this broad overview, you’re going to be able to explore options for fishing …

Preparing New Anglers For Choosing The Right Bait: Live, Cut, Or Artificial Read More »

Spread the love
Matching your fishing rod to your Target fish will ensure a smoother, more enjoyable fishing adventure.

A Full Breakdown on Matching Your Rod to Your Target Fish

As a reminder: Kat, AJ, and The Outdoors Quest are not sponsored or affiliated with any gear discussed in this article. We are presenting you with information gathered during our own experiences as it pertains to the individual choices we make. We will not receive compensation for anything you choose …

A Full Breakdown on Matching Your Rod to Your Target Fish Read More »

Spread the love
When you learn to spool your own fishing line you free yourself to a world of angling that knows no limits.

Spooling Your Own Reels: The Basics Every Woman Should Know

A popular choice, especially for new anglers, is to have a staff member at your local tackle shop spool your reel before you go fishing. Now, this is definitely convenient and (in some cases) can ensure that you are starting with a properly spooled, ready-to-fish reel. There are, however, 3 MAJOR …

Spooling Your Own Reels: The Basics Every Woman Should Know Read More »

Spread the love
There are 10 things every new kayak angler should have when hitting the water to fish. Learn about those 10 items today.

The Ten Things Every New Kayak Angler Needs Every Outing

The beginner kayak angler has 10 things that she “must” have with her every time she ventures out on the water. As her experience level grows and her goals for the adventure become more focused, this list will change to one degree or another. Ultimately, though, these basics will always …

The Ten Things Every New Kayak Angler Needs Every Outing Read More »

Spread the love
AJ fishing from the Bass Raider 10e

A Female Perspective on the Pelican Bass Raider 10e

So, let’s start this off by stating the basics. One, I’ve owned better than 10 kayaks over the years, most of which were intended for fishing. Two, I’ve owned multiple watercraft ranging from eight feet (a beginner’s kayak) in length to over twenty feet (a classic bass boat). Three, there …

A Female Perspective on the Pelican Bass Raider 10e Read More »

Spread the love
Women of the Outdoors need a voice, need to be heard; and that place is here at the Outdoors Quest

The Benefits of Being an Outdoors Woman

The benefits of outdoors adventures are exponential, to say the least. As you explore and grow into your endeavors the more advantages you will discover. Many of you already know about some of these health benefits… Fresh air and natural plant life provide a calming and relaxing effect on the …

The Benefits of Being an Outdoors Woman Read More »

Spread the love
kayak fishing opens a world of opportunities to the avid angler.

Kayak Fishing: The Ultimate Adventure

Fishing from a kayak is a very unique and exhilarating sport. Fishing opportunities are opened exponentially to these anglers who can access waterways obstructed from standard boat anglers and can bank fish areas not typically accessible to anglers on foot. This ability to go virtually anywhere, fish just about anything, …

Kayak Fishing: The Ultimate Adventure Read More »

Spread the love
Left-Handed fishing has always been treated as rare and has been discouraged

When Left is Right: Fishing Options When You’re Left-Handed

Left-handed fishing has been a point of contention, debate, and discord for centuries. Left-handedness, for that matter, has been grounds for ostracization from just about all aspects of civilized life. To date, people of the left-handed persona are still significantly limited in their options for tools, equipment, and everyday supplies. …

When Left is Right: Fishing Options When You’re Left-Handed Read More »

Spread the love