Odds 'n' Sods of Information and Opinion

Cape Cod 2017

Another two weeks in Cape Cod has come and gone. This year it was an absolute fish fest with huge numbers of schoolies being caught off the beach. Read More...

Two Weeks in Cape Cod

Or as it should be know as, "Two Weeks of the Long Wind".

In 2015 I had brought one spinning rod as in previous years, wind had ruined some days. I wanted at least one spinning rod backup that would allow me to continue fishing despite the wind. I had so much fun with it that after the trip I went out and bought more.
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The G, Loomis PRO-4X Short Stix and Predator at Cape Cod

Just back after two weeks on the Cape. What a tough two weeks with northeast an easterly winds blowing for the first week and high winds the second. We had a hard time finding fish, but those we did find were worth the effort.

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Maitland River, Goderich, Ontario

Thanks to Mark, we spent the weekend fishing the Maitland. The river was in beautiful condition, having recently had a push of rain, but the cold front followed by bluebird skies didn't do much for the fishing.

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Cape Cod last day

Finally we had some decent surf on Nauset Beach so we had to give it a whirl. Greg managed one in the surf, but Dave and I struck out. Read More...

Cape Cod fifth day

Nasty winds, rain, cold, sounds more like steelhead weather. We battled it, but the elements and the fish won. Read More...

Cape Cod fourth day

Using very little imagination, we went back to Morris Island after much discussion. Read More...

Cape Cod third day

Started off real slow for all of us. After a long slog out to the beach at Morris Island, we got there too late after the tide, but fished for a while anyway for no results. Read More...

Cape Cod second day

Started off at Pleasant Bay where this nice one obliged me. Got a picture this time as I didn’t break it off. Read More...

Cape Cod first full day

On our first full day, we still had to contend with that north wind first thing, so we shuttled around looking for spots where we could cope. Read More...

Cape Cod first evening

After a marathon drive we made it to the cottage around 4 PM. Unloaded into the cottage, got a bit of food in us, then off to Morris Island.

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