Fishing and boating can be one of the best, most relaxing of summer activities.The act of preparing your fishing gear signals the beginnings of summer. Estimates are that more than 20 million of Americans take part in saltwater fishing activities every year. . The types of equipment used for saltwater fishing can vary depending whether its an ocean, estuary, or saltwater lake and the particular fish that fishermen are looking to catch. Beginners don’t have to purchase expensive new equipment right off as used basic stuff like rod and reel can be found easily enough. Just make sure that you have the minimum tools in their tackle box for a successful trip.