Category: nature

There are few fish as aggressive as these litt…

There are few fish as aggressive as these little Warmouth

Anytime you can find a place where water is en…

Anytime you can find a place where water is entering a lake you are almost guaranteed to catch fish

Do you ever have those days where you just ref…

Do you ever have those days where you just refuse to leave the lake until you catch a fish? This little bass was the result of that

The fish were so close to the bank today I cou…

The fish were so close to the bank today I could have targeted them with a cane pole, I think I might just do that next time

No big fish today, but I really do love catchi…

No big fish today, but I really do love catching these guys on a fly rod

I couldn’t think of a better way to break in m…

I couldn’t think of a better way to break in my new ultralight rod

Southern Indiana is not known for having clear…

Southern Indiana is not known for having clear rivers, much less rivers where you can sight fish. After a lot of searching I’ve finally found one of those rare places

One of the private pond owners in my area re…

One of the private pond owners in my area really wants to make his pond a good bass fishery, obviously you can see that isn’t happening yet. The best way to increase fish size in over stocked lakes is to harvest a decent number of the smaller fish that are competing for the same food source. In this pond that means removing a lot of medium size crappie and small bass. Regardless to the conventional thought that catch and release is the best way to get good bass fisheries, the science actually shows that sustainable harvest is the way to go

It seemed I would catch one bait stealing sunf…

It seemed I would catch one bait stealing sunfish and then land the Channel Catfish I was after, and then the cycle would repeat

Not a bad start to the day! It absolutely down…

Not a bad start to the day! It absolutely down poured the day before and the lake was very muddy. But the fish were very hungry