New Plan

Around Christmas by brother-in-law Courtney and I made some plans to get on the ice together before his second child was born. His family lives all the way up in the Northern part of the state so us getting together takes a little more planning than is…

Around Christmas by brother-in-law Courtney and I made some plans to get on the ice together before his second child was born. His family lives all the way up in the Northern part of the state so us getting together takes a little more planning than is convenient, but it's always a great time. We had some great fishing two years ago when we headed down South so we planned on a repeat performance

A Beginning

When I woke up this morning I couldn’t believe that we were ten days into the year and I still hadn’t been fishing. There were a few reasons I hadn’t made it out, not the least of which were the sub-freezing temperatures outside. Even without the weath…

When I woke up this morning I couldn't believe that we were ten days into the year and I still hadn't been fishing. There were a few reasons I hadn't made it out, not the least of which were the sub-freezing temperatures outside. Even without the weather's deterrent my schedule is picking back up with the restarting of school, my wife's last hurrah before her return to college was to spend

Good to the Last Fish

I like ice fishing alright, but for the past few years I’ve tried to end the year with a fly fishing trip. I’m no purist, ask anyone, but I do enjoy fishing with a fly rod more than any other method I’ve tried. There’s just something about the casting,…

I like ice fishing alright, but for the past few years I've tried to end the year with a fly fishing trip. I'm no purist, ask anyone, but I do enjoy fishing with a fly rod more than any other method I've tried. There's just something about the casting, flies, fly tying, and, of course, the fish. Speaking of tying flies, I received a new fly box for Christmas that made it very clear that I've been