Category: panfish

There are few fish as aggressive as these litt…

There are few fish as aggressive as these little Warmouth

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

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

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

I drove an hour to this lake because Yellow Pe…

I drove an hour to this lake because Yellow Perch have been sampled in it, it would seem most of the fish willing to bite were just Bluegill

You know spring has arrived when you start fin…

You know spring has arrived when you start finding Warmouth hiding in tree roots again

The usual panfish showed up in the creek!

The usual panfish showed up in the creek!

Some days you just need to toss goofy looking …

Some days you just need to toss goofy looking flies at Bluegill

If you have followed this blog for very long y…

If you have followed this blog for very long you know I love seeing the color variations that a fish species can have. All of these Longear Sunfish were caught on the same day from the same stretch of the creek 

Sunfish this size are the most fun to catch on…

Sunfish this size are the most fun to catch on a 5 weight fly rod