A decent morning. Hope it leads to bigger and better.

The early bite was strong on the tail end of the outgoing.

Alex was a bit under the weather this morning, so we only fished from about 7:30 until noon. Ended the morning with 40 fish. Not a bad day, but not a lock & load situation, either. Of the 40 fish, 21 of […]


F I N A L L Y ! ! !

Alex hiding behind a typical size schoolie.

Alex & I went to the river for schoolie stripers today. To be honest, the fishing wasn’t that great. I believe we ended up with 21, and Alex had most of them. But they have finally moved into the river in numbers, even if they aren’t biting […]


Hudson bad. Lilli good.

I had toyed with the idea of a late season trip to Lillinonah this weekend, but the Hudson was pretty good to me last Sunday, so I opted to head there this morning. Bad move. I guess the rain was much worse over that way as it had turned into a chocolate sewer. I got […]


Thanksgiving morning semi-tradition

I wouldn’t call it a tradition, but over the last 35 years or so, I have fished — either with my son or a friend — on thanksgiving morning more often than not. I guess that might be understating it a bit, as I really can’t remember the last time I didn’t. Today, Steve and […]


That’s a little more like it!

Fished with old friend, Frank Giner today. Both of us used to fish the late season bass aggregations in the major creeks feeding the Hudson River a lot. Neither of us has been there in several years. So we planned a trip to Rondout Creek for this weekend.

Frank go the ball rolling with […]