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Small fish, big fish.

Well things have turned around a bit since my last update and a new fishing rota is in place which means I can get out not once a week but twice. 706 more words

Fly Fishing

April Float with Harrison Anglers

Central MA Stocked Bow

Had a great day on the water floating with Dan Harrison of Harrison Anglers. Full report up on the Gin Clear Blogspot.

Fly Fishing

Guide Talk

At the far bank, he’s doing a dorsal fin rise,

definitely not feeding on top. Try a size 22 Zebra

Midge emerger, but make sure it’s tied onto 6x… 57 more words


Fishing Update

Last Saturday was a great time at the Hatfield (my mother’s side) family reunion. After several hours of catching up, eating and gift exchanges, we all went our separate ways. 40 more words


The Conversation of Conservation in Canadensis, PA

When people ask me why I moved westward shortly after college, I generally say something to the effect of “to be near vast tracts of public land.” As a lifelong outdoor recreationist, a committed environmentalist, and someone who just likes to have space to let her thoughts and feelings roam, I’ve never really questioned where I belong. 1,356 more words


It started with mosquitos the night before. They had bugged me half the night, buzzing around my ears frequently but at irregular intervals. I could hear them, and I guessed at their location for the purpose of aiming my ineffectively flailing open hand. 591 more words


Opening Day of Trout Season

Opening Day of Trout Season

The first day of trout season just opened up in a couple states neighboring Florida and  putting a note about it on the chalkboard outside the shop got me thinking about years gone past and what the opening day experience meant to me growing up.  721 more words