Early Season Musky Luck Continues

Early Season Musky Luck Continues

Bob Butler and I had trouble deciding what to do today.  Bob has a new lake boat and a new raft.  We opted for the lake boat trip.  It’s a fantastic Lund with an amazing platform for fly casting.  We hit a little lake known for having a high population of decent sized...
Fishing 2024 is Just Getting Started

Fishing 2024 is Just Getting Started

There’s a lot of fishing to be had the next six months.  Now in the tail end of spring here in Wisconsin many or our waters are open and the fish are about to turn on.  The only season not open around Hayward yet is muskellunge.  But that opens soon.    ...
First Launch of the Season

First Launch of the Season

When you launch your boat to kick off a new season it’s a treasured day.  And especially killer when you get to do it with your lady.  Granny and I got an early start on this crisp and foggy May morning on a near home Wisconsin waterway.       This...

Its Never the Last Cast

I was literally cleaning the boat and adjusting my Simms tackle bag from our Wisconsin season to get it ready for a trip to Baja this week.  When I reeled in yesterday I was 99% sure I was done with local fishing.  I had a few big musky flies laying out and Granny...

60°s and Cloudy Brings Me Out One Last Time

Fall keeps delivering decent temperatures for fishing.  Although a cloudy one, today touched 60° and I hit the water with Bob and his son Gibb.  We saw a few muskies but none would eat.   The pike on the other hand, they always save the day and this afternoon was...