Fishing The Beaver Marsh

The walls of abandoned canal locks crumble, and give way to a lily pad-choked pool full of largemouth bass and bluegill. Midland painted turtles (Chrysemys picta marginata) bask on logs. Some kind of frogs croak constantly. Fish rise between clumps of weeds to snap at damsel flies. Red-wing blackbirds, cardinals and great blue herons call … Read more

White Bass In The Great Lakes

Many anglers overlook a fun surface fishery in the Great Lakes — blitzing white bass (Morone chrysops). On the East Coast, boiling striped bass will draw crowds and book guides for miles around, but their smaller (about 10-14inches) cousins are generally ignored. June through September plan look for groups of birds under schools of swarming … Read more

Laguna Madre Fly Fishing

We drove 60 miles on the sand to get to a jetty on Laguna Madre. The first night we were there it was perfect out and the tarpon were rolling all over and feeding heavy. There were sea turtles and a ton of bait. The area we fished was facing the gulf and had a … Read more

Fly Fishing In A Farm Pond

I was raised fishing these places, shallow and weedy, lawn mowed down to the water so you had access to the whole shoreline. And full of bass and bluegill. My brother and I had spent a lot of our youth casting into farm ponds. When I was just a few years old, our grandpa took … Read more

Vermont Fly Fishing Guide Services

Vermont Fly Fishing Guide Services Once again I was able to find a great resource that can help fishermen (and women) find guide services that can make a day on the lake really worthwhile. Vermont fly fishing enthusiasts may already know about this, but there is a website called VOGA that has roughly 13 different … Read more

Saltwater Flyfishing Record Breaker

Saltwater Flyfishing Enthusiast Is A Record Breaker A man by the name of Casey Cox from Carrollton, TX found an incredible spot for saltwater flyfishing. This spot has an abundance of red snapper, and when Cox heard that the benchmark was a mere 9 and 3/4 pounds, he was certain that he had a chance … Read more