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.…

Continue reading

Bass Opener 2013 & A Flare-Up Of Tackleitis

I suffer from a chronic disease known as tackleitis. Tackleitis, the inability to resist adding to one’s tackle collection, has no known cure, much to the chagrin of bank accounts and non-fishing spouses everywhere. My most recent flare-up of tackleitis occurred on Saturday night, when I was foolish enough to…

Continue reading

Trout Opener 2013

The alarm went off at 4am and even though I grumbled a fair bit, I pulled myself out of bed with the hopes of a big trout opener ahead of me. Darrell and I had found a spot along a Lake Ontario tributary that we were eager to fish –…

Continue reading

Outdoors Events For May 2012

The days are longer, the sun shines brighter, the temperatures are warming up, and May is the month to get outside and have some fun. There are quite a few fishing-related activities to take part in this month, as well as other great opportunities to just get outside and enjoy…

Continue reading