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 […]
If it wasn’t for the previous day, yesterday would have felt like an exceptional day on the river. The water temp actually hit 41 and stayed there. The fish — including the keeper sized fish — were active and the weather was reasonably comfortable with negligible winds and air temps in the fifties.
Steve Durkee […]
I needed a fresh water fix, and Jimfish was available, so we headed for Mudge Pond this morning. Between the sketchy launch possibilities for my boat with the lake level up, and the 4 trailers that were there ahead of us, we decided to skip Mudge and head for the-lake-whose-name-shall-not-be-mentioned. We put the boat in […]
Being boatless for the moment, I took advantage of Jimfish’s hospitality today, and fished Mudge with him, in his 12 foot jonboat.
Jim’s boat, Jim’s schedule, which meant we didn’t get to the lake until a bit after 8. We caught fish pretty well for the first hour or two. Or more accurately, I caught […]
We had the first real, nasty cold front of the fall move in here yesterday, and it kind of sat on us for today, making today a classic, tough fishing day. Decided that a river would be a better place to fish than a lake under these conditions, so my buddy Jim & I set […]