Early Summer Bass Fishing

Though our bass opener turned into a day of pike fishing, Darrell and I have since managed to get into quite a few nice bass. We spent several days of our vacation chasing both largemouth and smallmouth bass, with varying degrees of success. Since returning to work we’ve had to make…

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A Pike-Filled Bass Opener 2015

It took me longer than it should have to get the chickens back in their coop tonight. While I rushed through chores and brought my grateful horses into their dry stalls, the chickens delighted in splashing through the puddles and took no notice of the water dropping on their heads.…

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A Pike And Panfish Kind Of Weekend

It may have been opening weekend for bass in many areas of Ontario this past weekend, but those of us in Zone 16 have to wait it out for another week. It wasn’t a hardship to forego bass and spend another weekend chasing pike. After spending Saturday morning running errands,…

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A Pike Kind Of Weekend

Last weekend Darrell and I had planned to make the drive to Belwood and take part in the annual Belwood Lions Pike Derby. However, as often seems to be the case these days, we got busy doing chores around the house and it was mid-afternoon on Saturday before we were even…

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