We were sitting around the break table the other day having a deep discussion. Why do folks like scary movies? “Haunted houses” at Halloween? Why do they like to be terrified? I believe it is the adrenaline rush you get from a good scaring. And, when sitting around watching a scary movie, besides being frightened, what other emotions do you express? I know in my family we laugh, maybe a nervous laughter, maybe laugh at each other being scared, but …Read More »
Some Tips from the Ice
The extended forecast is not looking real good for our 2016 ice season, but I hope to squeeze out a few more days on the ice this winter. I thought I would share some thoughts and tips I have been reminded of this winter. . . . I have said before that the variety of fishing lines we have available now is amazing. I am old enough to remember when there were a handful of quality monofilament lines on the …Read More »
Who Needs Live Bait?
I will be the first one to tell you that no baits or lures are magic, nothing catches fish all the time. And, I will tell you that every bait or lure every made will catch fish if used at the right place and the right time. The challenge is knowing the right bait for the right place and right time. Presentation theory and selecting the right baits for the right time and place is a whole topic worthy of …Read More »