Paid PostPosted on May 22, 201412 Reasons Why Fishing Is The Best HobbyWill edit copy later, gone fishing.by Columbia SportswearBrand PublisherFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. It's a sport for everyone. CJ Isherwood / (CC BY-SA http://2.0) / Via Flickr: isherwoodchris It doesn't matter if you're a kid, adult, grandparent, boy, girl, or cat... fishing is fun for everyone. 2. Fishermen were also the original meme creators. archer10 (Dennis) / (CC BY-SA http://2.0) / Via Flickr: archer10 ...possibly. 3. You can get your Grizzly Adams on. Courtesy of Aubree Lennon There's something to be said about that rush you get when you hook a wild fish. It's like filming your own episode of Man (or Woman) Vs. Wild. 4. That said, fishing can let you totally nerd out. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF NOAA / Via usfwspacific.tumblr.com With so many fishing boats installing advanced radar detection systems, this age-old sport has been kicked into the future. 5. Silence is golden. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF BBC / Via gifdrome.tumblr.com Fishing is the perfect hobby for kicking back and reflecting on your life. 6. Fishing teaches you to let go. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Via touchmeandthenturnaway.tumblr.com If it's not right, you send it back — a valuable lesson in life. 7. Everyone loves a good fishing story. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Via kuvaton.tumblr.com Just make sure you bring a camera because odds are nobody will believe you. 8. It can also be exhilarating. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Via pingifs.blogspot.com If you're not into the Zen master snoozefest, grab a few thrill seekers and try some deep sea fishing. 9. Basically, you get to explore. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Via annstreetstudio.tumblr.com It's like being thrown back into the simpler times when we roamed the earth looking for opportunity and adventure. 10. But it's also a hobby that you can practice at home. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Via cheezburger.com Assuming you're OK with driving your pets insane. 11. You get to meet all the aquarium creatures up close and personal. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Via cheezburger.com The ocean is amazing. 12. The end result is a fish... and who doesn't love sushi? Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF thematchamuffin.tumblr.com / Via ponyang.tumblr.com There's nothing that compares to the taste of a fresh tuna roll.