Fly Casting on the Joe

What are you doing Friday and Saturday August 1st and 2nd? If you’re near Berrien Springs, Michigan you should check this event out. Single to switch to spey. All in a day. http://flycastingonthejoe.com/ Private: Friday, August 1st, 2014 – Private lessons with Peter Humphreys and Jeff Liskay Free Saturday, August 2nd, 2014 – All free…

Here comes summer

Haven’t been out fishing much due to high water and when it has come down, well, life takes over and leads me away from the water. Been working with Finn every day and he’s coming along when he wants to. He’s definitely a head strong dog but whip smart when he wants to be. Have…

First float of the year

It’s spring. Sort of. It’s been a kind of bi-polar spring which should be expected in Indiana, I guess. I recently spent a day on the water with my buddy Scott. The water was still cold, hovering right in the high forties. The smallies are waking up from their winter vacation. I brought three to…

Life won’t wait

It’s been a busy few weeks. I can finally sort of catch my breath and relax a bit. Spring is here. Rivers are blown. The weather is slowly warming. My patience with this winter broke. I’m ready for smallmouth bass, long nights by a campfire with friends, and waking up to the sound of birds…

Learning to dog

Finn has been with us a week now and what a week it’s been. He’s settling in quite well in his home and with Fritz. He thinks the cats are toys but he’s slowly learning that chewing on them is a bad thing. We’ve had the usual puppy issues but he’s honestly picked up very…

Spring sprang

Yesterday was the spring equinox! Finally, after a long and seemingly endless winter, I heard birds chirping and saw some early hatches off the creek behind the house. Soon the waters will warm, the Towee will come out of hibernation, and the fishing will be on fire. The dogs enjoyed this weather by playing in…