SHERMAN OAKS, Calif., April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Millions of anglers across the country are heading out to fish, and Fishhound – the most comprehensive collection of current fishing reports available anywhere – can provide those anglers with the most up-to-date information on exactly where to go to find the best fishing.
Fishhound's new website (www.fishhound.com) is live today with more than 650 guides, shops and outfitters providing fresh information on thousands of fishing spots around the country. With a few clicks of their mouse – and, amazingly, for free – anglers can now find out the best time to go, where the best fishing is and what's working best to catch fish.
"We have assembled the most comprehensive network of fishing reports ever," said Richard Marks, CEO of Fishhound. "Anglers can log in and get all the important information they need on where and when to go, what flies to use and even get weather and water conditions. And they have the ability to customize it to specific waters and spots they're interested in."
Fishhound's re-launch features reporting from a cadre of fly-fishing professionals in both fresh and saltwater. Fishhound has been working with some of the biggest names in competitive bass fishing, and within weeks real-time bass-fishing reports will be added to the site. To start the season, Fishhound has reports from more than 700 waters, and a dedicated staff collecting info and posting it every day.
Much of the groundbreaking site (www.fishhound.com) is free to all users, including fishing reports, flow, temperature and water clarity readings and databases of lures, flies and species. A premium section of Fishhound is also available. For just $9.95 a month, Fishhound users can create a personal dashboard, get detailed section reporting from Fishhound pros, subscribe to hatch and "hot fishing" alerts, purchase select products at discount and more.
"You can get more from our site for free than you can from any other place," said Marks. "Beyond that, a subscription gives anglers everything they might need to know to go and catch fish."
The current roster of Fishhound pros includes Lees Ferry Anglers in Arizona, Bowman Blue Water Guides in California, Blue Quill Angler in Colorado, The Bozeman Angler in Montana, Long Island On The Fly in New York, Smokey Mountain Troutfitters in Tennessee and Deschutes River Anglers in Oregon.
Fishhound.com (www.fishhound.com) is an online site providing the most accurate and actionable fishing reports to anglers across the country to give them exactly what they want – the perfect fishing day. The game-changing Fishhound pro staff is a growing association of trusted guides, fly shop owners and lodges who are dedicated to collecting the information that makes Fishhound unlike any other fishing website. Members of the Fishhound Pro Staff are able to grow their business and earn money while doing the reporting they already do. For more information please visit www.fishhound.com.