Fishing or Work?

Every so often I over do it with fishing and not getting my work or the basics of life done.  I’m in the dust this time and once you fall this far behind you need to decide, fish or write long detailed blogs.  I chose fishing so today blog is short.   Bob and I...

When the River Shuttle Goes Wrong

Granny and I broke out our new Outcast Striker Raft again today for an early morning float.  We left last night and did our shuttle leaving Granny’s car at the boat ramp.  We took my car and the raft to the boat launch and slept in the Exploder.  We woke up at 5 AM...

Scoping Out Future Fishing

Granny and I talked about big time fishing plans the last few days for her days off this week, but the truth is, we still have work to do on our new fixer-upper Hayward, Wisconsin house.  We finally finished dressing up our foundation last week.  It’s pretty fancy and...

A Short Trip on My New Trout Waters

My new home trout fishing waters of Wisconsin are 100% different from what I left behind in Idaho.  But this is a good thing.  These winding smaller streams have plenty of quality trout.  The rocks are more slippery, the hatches are different and the trout less...