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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Roll My Own

Admittedly the title of this post will probably draw some attention from non-anglers, but I wanted a description other than “New Fiberglass Fly Rod Build”.  As I sat there on Sunday morning wrapping the guides onto the blank with black and then silver thread, I realized that, in essence, I was rolling my own fly […]

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The View From Mill Pond

Spring has taken its own sweet time getting to the northeast.  Occasionally the snow melts to the point of providing a glimpse of the grass in my front yard, and then almost in a spiteful manner, lays down a new blanket of white powder.  As a result, chances to fish have been few and far […]

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