Hooked

If you fish long enough, it is inevitable that you will eventually get hooked. I’m not saying you will get addicted to fishing, although that may very well happen. I am saying you will eventually actually stick yourself with a hook. I have hooked myself more times than I can count, but luckily I have…

Fishing Frenzy

Now I think everyone considers me a bass fisherman. I do love bass fishing and mainly bass tournament fishing, but I consider myself an everything fisherman. I forget that sometimes when I have back to back bass tournaments, but my son reminded me this past summer why we love “Fishing” so much. It was hot…

Tips for Bass Fishing with Kids

My son was seven when he accompanied me in our first Bass Tournament together. It is definitely a different experience when you are fishing with a child. Now he has fished with me for a few years already at this point, but he is still limited in his abilities. So here are a few tips…

The Bet

I love fishing. I think I have made that obvious by now. I love fishing any chance I get. Fresh water, salt water, day, or night, I love it. However, some days just fishing isn’t enough. Sometimes you got to sweeten the pot a little. If you have shared the boat with me before, and…

I Thought He Walked on Water

One of my favorite songs ever would be Randy Travis’ “He Walked On Water”. A song about his Great Grandfather, and how much he looked up to him. I can remember when I was little, looking up at my Dad and thinking how awesome he was. He was a hard worker and when he did…

Need Fish: Will Travel- Jacksonville NC

I’m not going to tell you that you need to fly into Eastern NC just to fish New River. If your going to fly or drive any distance just to go fishing, you are going to go to Florida, or Louisiana. If you do happen to be coming to North Carolina to fish, your probably…

Starting them young

I am proud of the fact that my son started catching fish on his own at the age of 2.  It was two months before his 3rd birthday and we were visiting family in the town where I was raised.  We headed to the lake with a couple rods and a can of nightcrawlers and sat down…