There is a series of eight ponds half a mile from my house that I have never fished. Crazy, right? The main deterrent to fishing this prime water was the density of "no fishing" signs all along the banks. I've explored all the other ponds in the immediate area (especially now that my main form… Read more...

I thought about writing how I spent almost the entire weekend on the water, giving a play by play of each little thing that happened. About how the moment I got to the Fox on saturday morning, it started thundering. How as I walked back to my car, the sky opened up and shot me… Read more...

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="500"] As I suspected, this fly is fish-catcher[/caption] Even though it was 39°F and raining; even though the wind was blowing SW at 12 mph; even though it felt super cold and I knew the weekend would be warmer, I went fishing anyway. Every time I go fishing I learn something new.… Read more...