Memorial Day Mini-Slam

Decided to take the kayak to the local pond for a quick Memorial Day trip. Within 10 minutes of leaving my house, I was on the water and making the first cast.  My setup is still pretty simple: Kayak, rod, reel, lifejacket, flat fly box, and paddle. I rig up at the car, stow the […]

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Mill Pond Magic

Got out on the local mill pond with the kayak for the first time this year. Due to strong winds it was a short trip, but you can’t pass up a 70 degree day, especially when you’re used to temps in the 50’s. Gave the new fiberglass rod a workout, missing a few strikes and […]

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Hot Weather Popper Fishing

Temps rose well above the 90 degree mark today, but that didn’t stop us from getting out before it got unbearably hot. Fredy and I loaded up the canoe and kayak and headed to Merrill Creek Reservoir. We were on the water shortly after 6 am. Even at that hour there were already a number of […]

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