Fishing is a very popular sport and hobby for many people across America. Have you ever taken the time to think about why it is so much fun? Here is a couple of reasons why we find so much amusement in fishing. The Relaxation Not sure what it is but there is something very relaxing about being out on the water. Whether you’re out there with a friend, a couple friends or by yourself, throwing out a line and taking in the surroundings is really a great way to unwind from everyday life. It can be even more relaxing if you hit the water early in the morning when no one else is up and everything is nice and quiet. Excitement Where casting a line can be relaxing, the excitement associated with getting a bite is just as great. After a long day of fishing with no success, you can feel drained and annoyed. A simple tug on a line from a fish that has taken the bait can really and an energy rush that can be a very fun addition to the day. Creating Memories As mentioned before, being out on the lake with a friend or many friends can be very relaxing. It can also be a great way to connect, catch up and create some new memories for you to share long after the fishing is done. Those will last longer than any fish you catch are truly something you can hold on to forever. The Thrill of the Hunt Another bit of fun to be had is the swapping and switching of items on your line to catch your next trophy. It can help keep you sharp and is an awesome way to challenge your skills that will cause you to improve as a fisherman.