Back to Fishing

It’s been way too long since I’ve been fishing. This is the thought that’s been keeping me awake more and more throughout the month of October, a month in which I didn’t fish at all, especially since the white stuff started creeping down the mountain. …

It's been way too long since I've been fishing. This is the thought that's been keeping me awake more and more throughout the month of October, a month in which I didn't fish at all, especially since the white stuff started creeping down the mountain. So, despite getting home late on Halloween and the fact that no one wanted to go with me, come hell or high-water I was going fishing to start

Back to School

It seems like back to school time arrives earlier every year, and this year definitely seemed to creep up on me. I’m not sure how it is for other teachers, but it seems like I always have tons of things I want to get done, trips I want to make, places …

It seems like back to school time arrives earlier every year, and this year definitely seemed to creep up on me. I'm not sure how it is for other teachers, but it seems like I always have tons of things I want to get done, trips I want to make, places I'd like to fish, then I turn around and the first day of school is here. Makes me long for the Summer afternoons when I could sneak away with the

Crowded Hike

With the kids visiting their grandparents and the Wife at work I took the opportunity to head out fishing. I picked up Ross and his brother Luc and we headed to a stream that I ‘needed’ to fish before Summer was over. We got a bit of a late start and w…

With the kids visiting their grandparents and the Wife at work I took the opportunity to head out fishing. I picked up Ross and his brother Luc and we headed to a stream that I 'needed' to fish before Summer was over. We got a bit of a late start and were disappointed to find two other fishermen just heading out on the trail as we pulled up. With a few miles worth of good stream available, we