Fishing Stories

3 Way-In

3 Way-In

The classic 3-way swivel is the key to this presentation. Off of one side, your line will be attached.  The next section of the swivel will hold the Sinker...

Anguilla Rostrata

Anguilla Rostrata

The life history of the American eel is complex and not fully understood. It is a catadromous species, which spends most of its life in rivers, lakes and estuaries, but migrates to the ocean to spawn.

Castin Hope Towards the Horizon

Castin Hope Towards the Horizon

Fishing the surf is angling at its rawest. Tide, wind, cold, wet, sand, debris, seaweed, no sleep and finally physical duress from handling heavy gear with numerous casts.

Cottage Fever

Cottage Fever

Seeing "winter ocean" from a beach, validates sea water salinity...visually and not just by old memories of how it tastes.

Dear Striper Mike - from Matt

Dear Striper Mike - from Matt

My name is Matt I am a 16 year old Chicago native bass fisherman (largemouth that is). I am very excited to tell you I have caught a striper this past year and have plenty of reason to come back for more.

A Couple Of Fish

A Couple Of Fish

I am addicted to the lure of surfcasting because of its proximity to the fury of the ocean - your in it!  But the truth is that the absolute top tingle for a surfcaster is the NIGHT.

Black Ice

Black Ice

The trek into the pond was rough and dark. Fifteen below zero and soaked with sweat at 6am was not what I wanted, but it was part of getting into Little Pond.

Chiropractic

Chiropractic

It was a sight to behold……two muscle heads wading in the water with hundreds of huge bluefish all around us.

Culmination

Culmination

The strike was explosive, and so was my reaction to it.  I was out of the chair rod in hand..lowered the tip and buried the hook...within 2 seconds.

Dear Striper Mike - from Tommy

Dear Striper Mike - from Tommy

I am dying to tell you this story I had happen when I went surfcasting on Humarock .

A Good Sport

A Good Sport

Sometimes it is impossible to convince people to like what you like or do what you do.....and that , of course, is what makes life interesting.

Bluefish on T.V.

Bluefish on T.V.

There are many opportunities for us to witness the oceans chief predators in action.

Comradery

Comradery

I was given this old framed poem….its about fishing …and friends… and how it always brings buddies together in a unified way. I want to share it with you.

Dear Striper Mike - from Darren

Dear Striper Mike - from Darren

You seem like a rough and tumble kind of guy so I thought I would tell you a saga that some Rhode island boys had, while surfcasting the mighty Atlantic.

Diversity and the King

Diversity and the King

Aren't Alewives just a super bait??? The strikes are frequent and furious. The results can leave you with the trout of your life.

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