The weekend was definitely the ugly. As reported earlier, Saturday was the first double skunking I can recall on winter stripers. The fishing was bad. The weather was worse.
The bad (weather) continued Sunday, and a trip to a favorite bass pond with longtime fishing buddy Jim (Jimfish) Boyne proved to be exactly as productive […]
…but I just can’t put my finger on it.
I got some reports of decent fishing in the river on Wednesday. Then Steve went out Thursday and had his best day of 2012 so far. Not “Steve great”, but a whole lot better than it’s been. So we made plans for go today and see […]
The striper fishing’s been tough.
And there’s no ice to speak of on many of the lakes.
Drop shot largemouth in February!
So Alex & I decided to stop at Zoar on the way to the river this morning, and give the largemouth a shot before heading down to the Housy for schoolies.
The word from the Housy all week was that the fishing was beyond tough. Lots of fish stacked up, but they just couldn’t be tempted to bite. A fish or two a day seemed to be the norm for guys who got out this week.
Neither one of us did verry good, but Alex […]
But it was still better than not fishing.
Original plans were for Alex to pick me up at 6:30.
I was getting dressed when he texted me with the current temp.
Sixteen. Heat wave up the hill where Alex lives. It was 14 at my house.
We decided that 7:30 might be a […]