We had a ‘reel’ good time at JJ’s 2nd birthday Fishing party. I’ll be working on posting about it after Friday. Wednesday through Friday my time is not my own and I’ll be busy shopping and in the kitchen at our church for a conference. I’ll be back to visiting blogs and posting after Friday. […]Gone Fishing — The Happy Wonderer ~ ellen b.
Hello everyone and welcome back to another blog post! As promised, I went trout fishing on Sunday and after praying for three nights in a row, I caught my very first fish 🎣 and I’m felt so proud of myself. And not only that, I caught a second one so we had dinner 🍴 Look […]
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission waived all fishing license and trout permit requirements for residents and nonresidents Saturday, March 21 through Sunday, March 29, 2020. (read more about this announcement) free fishing week That means it is free to fish this week. Fishing is probably one of the easiest activities to do from a […]
Looking to go coarse fishing on running water this month? Dominic Garnett is your guide to the essentials of river angling, from basic watercraft to common methods and fish species. Of all the places to fish in the UK, rivers are a firm favourite with many anglers. Whether it’s the beauty of natural settings or […]
June 2020 For my earlier articles about seeking fish and solitude in South Park, see my blog from October 2019 and May 2020: https://hooknfly.com/2020/06/07/on-the-road-to-riches-finding-fish-and-solitude-in-south-park/ and https://hooknfly.com/2019/10/07/mission-impossible-searching-for-fish-and-solitude-in-south-park/ Undaunted, I continue my quest for fish and solitude in South Park, Colorado, a vast National Heritage Area whose waters like the South Platte’s Dream Stream and Eleven Mile […]
Wrangler knows I have a hard time relaxing at home. There is always things to do. So today he decided was a good day to go fishing. We got to try out our new fishing boat. Wrangler caught the only fish. In Kansas golfing and the lakes are stilling okay to visit as long as […]
Wisconsin has some of the best lakes to fish in. This is my daughter. I think she caught a bass of some sort. I like bass, I think it taste good.
Getting youngsters out on the bank is the single most important task we face as anglers. But what’s the secret to getting them to love it? We asked a panel of star angling parents and fishing coaches for their top tips and words of wisdom. It’s always worth checking the Get Fishing website too, for […]
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This picture is the goal:
A young fisherwomen enthralled with a tackle box of treasure in front of her! Teaching the magic of fishing and instilling it into our children’s minds takes time, and proper planning to be successful. It is discouraging when nothing is caught, or you show up to a fishing spot only to discover that your new children’s rod didn’t come with its own line. We all have those horror stories! My first time fishing we were trailing the line off of our sailboat. Well… the line wasn’t attached to the spool and in no time disappeared behind us. That was the quick ending of my first fishing experience!
Thankfully, I gave it another chance after that disappointment!
Oh… and might I mention, that before we even got on the boat my mother shut the car window on my new fishing pole and snapped a foot of the rod right off! Therefore, I can speak from first hand experience that these telescopic rods are the way to go!
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