Bean Bream

Got out tonight in the kayak just before a nasty storm.  Picked up a few bream on poppers and dries, but I was most proud of the one below, which I caught on one of my coffee bean beetles.  To learn how to make your own click here. Tweet

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Pond Fish

Took my youngest daughter out for a Sunday afternoon fishing trip at a local lake in our canoe.  It was a simple affair: worms, bobbers, and a bream rod. Unfortunately the wind picked up and we spend more time trying to position ourselves to cast than we did catching fish. Put the canoe back on top of the car […]

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Morning Trip, 8/5/11

Took a quick morning trip to a local lake. Unlike the weekends, when it is heavy with marine traffic, I was the only boat (kayak) out there. The fishing was slow at first as the fog started to burn off.  A couple of strikes  at the popper but nothing stayed on.  Switched to a hornberg […]

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Safety Cone Slayer In Action

A few weeks ago I posted about a bass bug I had won in a naming contest at J and M flies.  My entry: The Safety Cone Slayer.  To see the original post click here. The bug arrived and I can tell you that the appearance and quality both exceeded my expectations. But could it catch fish? Got up […]

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Memorial Day Kayak Fishing

This morning I spent some time on a local lake fly fishing from my kayak.  Pitching a popper close to the bank yielded these trophies. Enjoy! Tweet

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