About Tackle Village
Hey, my name is Rick Wallace. I have fished for a range of species across the world and written for a number of fishing magazines and appeared in fishing films.
I founded Tackle Village in 2020 to share my knowledge and love of fishing and I am proud to say we’ve been featured in a range of media outlets including Yahoo, Men’s Health, Popular Mechanics and BoatUS.
Our Best Fishing Tips And Advice
We love to publish content that makes catching fish easier. We have more than 400 articles featuring advice on fish species, knots, tackle tips and techniques for boosting your catch rate.
Tips by Species: Bass, Crappie, Trout & More
Our writing team are experts in their local fish species and waterways. Start here to access species-information from our writers.
Expert Fishing Gear Reviews
With money tight, no one wants to waste it on buying gear that either doesn’t work, or costs way too much. We’ve tested a wide range of fishing gear and we share our thoughts in the 200 or so gear review articles on our site.
Marine electronics are now vital to fishing success – just look at the controversy over forward-facing sonar. Having the best sonar technology and trolling motors helps you catch more fish. Read our detailed reviews and advice articles below.
Most of the Tackle Village team are passionate about fly fishing and love sharing the secrets of fishing with the long wand to our readers, whether that’s technical fly fishing info, advice on targeting different species or choosing the best spots to fly fish.
Baits and Lures
Fishing with lures is great fun and a sporting way to target a range of species. We’ve got hundreds of articles on the different lure types, which lures to choose, how to rig and fish them