How to Anchor a Bass Boat With a Pole?

Answer Anchoring a boat in shallow water with a pole is simple. Stick a pole into the muck on the bottom of a lake, river or swamp, then tie the pole to your dugout canoe, kayak, reed raft or bass boat. T... Read More »

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What anchor do I use on my boat?

On One Hand: Match Your Anchor To Your BoatThe bigger the boat, the bigger your anchor and the more anchor line you should take. A good ratio is one pound of anchor and one foot of line per foot of... Read More »

How to Anchor a Boat?

How to anchor a boat. It is a tough thing offshore when the wind is blowing and the boat is rocking. Use these simple steps to anchor a boat.

How to Select a Boat Anchor?

Two thousand years ago, an anchor was a large rock tied to a piece of homemade rope. Today's anchors are comparatively lightweight, made of modern alloys and some can be taken apart until needed. C... Read More »

How to Build a Boat Anchor?

A boat anchor is any device that will keep a boat anchored in one place. Most owners of larger boats will purchase a lightweight anchor with flukes that will not only dig into the bottom, but also ... Read More »