Here it is the middle of April and I’ve been so preoccupied chasing stripers that until today, I hadn’t been fishing for freshwater bass. Figured it was time to change that, so I joined Jimfish for a day on the pond.
With bass likely in early prespawn mode and some pretty strong winds forecast for […]
I cannot recall ever having been on a small lake while it was as deeply involved in turning over as Mudge Pond was today. Jimfish had been there Wednesday, and found 50 degree, clear, clean water, with lots of fresh new weeds starting to grow in areas that had been completely denuded in August.
Well, it has a name. But I always call it the pond whose name shall not be spoken.
Jimfish and I launched the boat about 7:30 this morning, and didn’t catch a fish until about 8. But once we started catching them, we caught them pretty good for most of the day. No toads — […]
…otherwise, I might be tempted to make a negative post about today’s fishing results.
But I want to keep things upbeat and positive, so here goes.
It sucked at Mudge.
It sucked more at Lakeville.
If we had more time, we could have found someplace else that sucked, too.
That’ the best thing […]
We are nothing, if not persistent.
Or is stubborn a better word?
Jimfish & I went to Mudge today. We were hoping/expecting to find similar fish activity to the last time were were there.
Instead, we found the fishing pretty slow and tedious. No flurries. No runs of four or five fish off […]