Sometimes you pack too much and sometimes not enough. Here's all you really need for a day of fishing.
A bottle of water and a great tackle bag are two of the items on the checklist of essentials for having a successful day out on the water.
Check out the video for the rest of Gene Ellison's recommendations. Because you don't want to get caught unprepared, do you?
Now that you're all packed and ready to go, find out what technique you should be using (plus plenty more great tips and reminders) at Shakespeare's Outdoors Made Easy site.