Early season trout fishing on the high desert of Idaho
Over the years on countless rivers and streams, I’ve found treasures. When the fishing slows or just for a change of pace, I walk around with my head down. It’s amazing what you can find. Of course, there’s the disappointing: tippet or leader pieces, shotgun shell casings, spent bobbers and the make-me-want-to-pull-my-hair-out cigarette butts and plastic water bottles. But … Read more
The greatest fishing tales are first told at the lodge
Big browns can live in the Chama thanks to restoration work
Who will we be when this is all over?
Birding has become a distraction for one shut-in Alaska angler
Thoughts of recreation and even fishing now feel indulgent
Fishing lore, wisdom and humor are an antidote for troubled times.
“Mom, has something like this ever happened to you?” Clara looked up from the snowy tire ruts where she was struggling to keep her cross country skis. “You mean like Coronavirus?” “Yeah.” I immediately thought of Sept. 11, 2001, when the planes flew into the towers, and tried to recall how I felt. I remembered … Read more