Steve Durkee and I set out on a mission this morning. We wanted to see if we could get a big fish bite or two without the benefit of the muddy water that Alex and I enjoyed on Sunday, by staying in the general area where the fat girls were active and chewing. It meant […]
The river was dirty today, my friends.
Even though conditions bordered on brutal with near freezing temps and a strong and persistent North wind, Alex and I went fishing anyway. We were hoping that last night’s intense rain squalls lasted long enough somewhere up stream, to muddy up the river. And it did!
We fished […]
Fished with Alex last Sunday, but the fishing was decidedly unspectacular, so I told myself, I’d just wait and combine that report with one for Tuesday, when I’d be going out with Carl & his buddy Jeff. The fishing was marginally better on Tuesday, but not better enough to justify a blog. Best to wait […]
Weather and what-not kept both Steve Durkee and me off the water since last Wednesday. Finally, a window of decent weather, a hole in both our schedules and a (marginally) accessible ramp happened to coincide, so we headed for the river yesterday.
When we launched his boat at about 7, it was already well past […]
Tomorrow is forecast to be our most substantial snowstorm of the season. But today was about as nice a February day on the Housy as as I’ve seen. Started out in low-to-mid 30s, and dead calm. By the time Steve Durkee and I left, it was in the mid-fifties with a mild breeze. There had […]