About FishHunter App

BECOME A BETTER ANGLER

WITH THE WORLD’S BEST FISHING APP

The FishHunter App is the most evolved fishing app in the world; it was developed after rigorous software testing in all marine environments and with input from hundreds of enthusiasts. Really,  this is the only fishing app you will need since it was created by reviewing all the existing fishing apps available and combining each of their best features into one app. Both amateurs and professional anglers were asked what they wanted in a fishing app, and FishHunter delivered on their most popular requests.

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FISHHUNTER APP FEATURES

GPS ADVANCED TRACKING AND MAPPING

FishHunter App offers you the most advanced tracking and mapping available in an app today. Place pins on a map and add key information on that “Fishing Spot” by adding photos, text or other fishing information you think is critical.

Identify hazards and find marinas, bait shops or other fishermen in a matter of seconds by using our intuitive mapping interface.

It is easy to drop, select, group, rate or share spots with other FishHunters!

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CATCHES LOG BOOK

The FishHunter “Catches” function allows for extensive logging of every catch you make. Track:

  • Type of fish
  • Fish weight & length
  • Bait used
  • Pictures of catch

Use your data to find that exact catch and how and where you caught it! Use our mapping feature to see its location so you can go to spots where you have the most success.

Looking for a new place to catch fish? Browse the CATCHES area to find other FishHunters in your area and see what they are catching.

FishHunter App - Catches Detail View

FISHHUNTER PORTABLE FISH FINDER (SONAR SOLD SEPARATELY)

The fish don’t stand a chance when you combine the FishHunter app with our fish finder:

  • Track fish location
  • Map your lake
  • Find fish habitats
  • Check water temperature

You are truly hunting when you add this piece of hardware to your tackle box.

FishHunter : Data View and Fish View

FISHING TRIP CRUCIAL PLANNING TOOLKIT

FishHunter helps you get ready for a fishing trip by keeping the most important information readily available to you. Crucial pre-trip planning tools take your fishing trip to a new level, ensuring plenty of catches.

  • FishHunter Moon Forecast: giving you the best possible moon cycles target dates for being on the water.
  • Short and Mid-term Weather Forecasts: ensure that when you are out there the fish are biting.
  • FishHunter Fish Database: we provide you with pictures of hundreds of different species of fish, where they like to hide and what bait to use to catch them.
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ANSWERS TO FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

ABOUT THE FISHHUNTER APP

Where is the help area?

Answer – Go to the “More” section from the home screen menu, and click on the button labeled “Help”.

Why can’t I upload images?

Answer – Ensure that you are connected to the Internet. Without it, you will not be able to upload images.

Why doesn’t my GPS work with my FishHunter App?

Answer – Go into your phones settings, and make sure that location services are turned on for the FishHunter App. in addition, your device must have direct access to the sky to receive and send GPS signals.

Where can I send suggestions?

Answer – Please contact us with any suggestions, questions, or concerns you may have.

Why won’t the FishHunter App find my sonar?

Answer – Please see our sonar FAQ for connectivity troubleshooting or by reviewing the user manual contained in the sonar box.

If I make my data public who will see it?

Answer – Other members of the FishHunter community.

For my pins how do I not share their location but still share my catches?

Answer – You can change the selection in the FishHunter App by “de-selecting” the option when you “save” your pins. That will still save the pin for your personal view but not allow others to see your pins. FishHunter offers you the most advanced tracking and mapping available in an app today. Identify hazards and find marinas, bait shops or other fishermen in a matter of seconds. Our intuitive interface makes it easy to drop, select, group, rate or share spots with other FishHunters!

What is the "Map" function and how do I use it?

Placing a Pin: To place a pin on a map, simply click on “Drop Pin” and select between “Use Current Location” or “Center of this Map” (which will allow you to drag the newly added pin around). You can also enter the name of the city or the lake in the “Search” field under “Drop Pin”. Once you have dropped a pin, you can share, rate, and edit the pin whenever you like. Finding a Spot: The map also allows you to find the location you would like to go. Simply click on “Search” and type in a location for the map to zoom to. Filter: The “Filter” button allows you to narrow the results of your search by pin type, minimum pin rating, catch details, and who dropped the pin. This way you can see exactly what you are looking for-and nothing else!

What is the "Add Catch" button and how do I use it?

To add a Catch, simply click on the camera icon located in the “menu bar” (across the bottom of your FishHunter App screen) called “Add Catch”. There you’ll be able to access your photo library, your camera, or your sonar gallery and select the picture you would like to enter. Don’t forget to add as much information about your catch as you can: species, bait type used, weight, length and a little blurb about your awesome catch! Under “Catch Settings,” you’ll be able to select between “share catch” or make it private by choosing “private location”.

What is the "Catches" button and how do I use it?

When you click on the “Catches” button (located in the “menu bar” across the bottom of the FishHunter App screen) you will be able to choose from “All Catches”, “My Catches”, “Contests”, and “Sort By”: “All Catches”: Here you will be able to see every catch that was made public by its author. Notice that by clicking on the box next to each catch, you have the chance to comment on the catch, check the location of the pin, share it, rate it, like it, follow the FishHunter who uploaded that catch picture, create a pin for the catch or flag the catch. “My Catches”: These are catches posted by you. Here you have a chronological list of all the pictures you have posted thus far (and the activity on each one of them). “Contests”: We run 4 contests every 6 weeks. The current contests are(closing September 15th): Photo Contest  LIVE BAIT CATCH, LIVE BAIT TIGHT SPOT, SECRET FISHING SPOT, FISH FINDER BOTTOM CONTOUR. FishHunter selects the 3 best pictures in each category and awards the winners with iPad Minis, FishHunter portable Fish finders, and Waterproof Cases. To enter, go to the “contest” tab (under “Catches”), select the contest(s) you would like to enter to win, and click “enter”. It’s that simple! To vote for your favourite picture, simply click on the “vote” button on the box net to the picture. “Sort By”: Here you have a chance to filter what you would like to see. You can filter your catches by fish species, bait used, fish weight, fish length, or by the month the picture was posted. You can also specify which catches you would like to see (All People? My Own Catches? Followed FishHunters?)

How can I connect with other FishHunter App users?

To connect with other FishHunters, simply click on the “More” button (located in the far right of the menu bar, across the bottom of the FishHunter App screen) and select “Find FishHunters”. There you’ll have the ability to search for other FishHunter App users by location or within a certain geographic range. Note that you also have the ability to invite friends to join the FishHunter App. Click on “invite” (located on the top far left of the Find FishHunters screen) and choose between inviting via Twitter, Facebook, or e-mail.