Fishing is one of the most popular pastimes for many people. Although, it is an outdoor sport, that does not mean that your android device cannot play a role or help in some way. Whether you want to brush up on your knot skills, gain insight on new fishing tips or just find a new place to fish, there is an abundance of android apps available to help you. To try and offer a brief introduction to the world of fishing apps available, below are ten fishing apps you might want to consider trying.
Kicking off today’s list is a must have app for anyone new to fishing or looking to brush up on their skills. Fishing Knots is a tutorial app which will help you master all types of knots needed to best maximize your chance of catching with certain hooks, bait and flies.
Let’s Fish: Sport Fishing
Rather dip your toes in a virtual fishing world before heading out to your favorite fishing spot? If so, then Let’s Fish might be the option for you. Containing over 300 levels, 400 types of fish and 40 locations, this is a great option for those looking for a fishing based android game.
Fishing Points GPS Navigation
Finding the best spot to fish can sometimes be the most difficult aspect of fishing. Especially, if you are heading out to the open seas. Fishing Points GPS Navigation provided a tools which can help you best locate fishing hotspots. Not to mention, you can save your own for easier finding at a future time.
In a similar vein to the last option, this app will help you monitor all of your catches. Logs can be created for every time you catch a fish and can include details about the type of fish, the location of the fish as well as the weather conditions for when the fish was caught.
Ace Fishing: Paradise Blue
Find most fishing games a little too boring? Well, Ace Fishing looks to change that by offering more of a fast paced action based fishing game. With a clear focus on graphics and quick action, this game will be good for those who don’t like to play the waiting game when fishing.
A top 10 list would not be complete without a wallpaper option and with that in mind one option you might want to check out is Koi Live Wallpaper. Koi fish are some of the most popular fish to have at home due to the highly colorful nature and attractive looks. If that is you, then this wallpaper will be ideal with plenty of Koi fish swimming in the background.
FishBrain is slightly different to the other perfect spot finding apps as this is largely a community-based app. As such, you can find the best place to fish for specific type of fish based on what other anglers in your area have found and think.
Planning on fishing in a different part of the U.S. then you are used to? If so, Fish Rules will provide a wealth of information on what you need to know. Including local regulations as well as more seasonal information such as which fish are currently in season in your current locality.
Find Me Fish is another community based app but unlike the last one, this one is more of a marketplace of information where users can buy, sell or trade information on where are the best spots to fish, what type of fish to go for and general tips on fishing.
Specifically interested in fly fishing? Then closing out today’s list is a must have app for you. Fly Fishing Encyclopedia offers a comprehensive all-you-need-to-know solution to fly fishing. According to the developer, the app took five years to write and as such you can expect a detailed guide including images, diagrams and maps.