One more shot at the salty side

With only a few days left of his stay in the U.S. Yasunori Imai wanted to catch a bluefish, so we took a ride down the Housy yeaterday morning.

We encountered water from 66 to over 70 degrees. We put in at Derby just before high tide, and pulled out (more on that later) a […]


Team Geezer reunion on the CTR

One of the original members of Team Geezer — Chris King — is visiting family in Connecticut this week, and took the opportunity to join me for a little striper action on the Connecticut River on Friday.

The stripers weren’t very cooperative, but early on, the bluefish were.

Once the fog burnt off and the […]


Let the chewing commence

Last fish of the day

Steve Durkee and I hit the Connecticut River this morning, and had a great 90 minutes or thereabouts, followed by a decent few hours, before deteriorating into an hour or so of trying to catch fish in death valley, before we decided to call it a morning and head for the ramp.

The tail end […]


Quick Tuesday trip to Branford

Fishing wasn’t great. Not horrible, really, but not great.

Weather report called for mid 80s with a light breeze, increasing to 10 mph by morning’s end. We got a 70 degree early AM with heavy wind, followed by the most stifling hot, humid, dead still air day can remember on the Sound.

We got some […]


Well, so much for Branford

Or so it would seem, anyway.

The reefs that we’ve been catching most of our fish on and around for the past couple weeks seem to have acquired some new residents.

This is NOT a picture from this morning. Just a random seal pic off the internet. But this is what the smug little […]