“O, sir, doubt not that Angling is an art; is it not an art to deceive a trout with an artificial fly?” ~ Isaak Walton c/o www.fishingstories.net
From the Gremlin
“Many go fishing all their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after.” ~ Henry David Thoreau c/o www.fishingstories.net
I’m a big fan of the banjo. If you’ve ever seen Deliverance, I bet you can guess my favorite part of the movie. And no, it doesn’t involve squealing like […]
Rhinelander – Fishermen in northern Wisconsin can keep largemouth bass this season.
This is the first time in 22 years fishermen won’t have to release the fish.
When gathering night crawlers after dark, use a flashlight with red cellophane over the lens. A white light may scare them back into their holes.
The world’s tiniest fish, the Stout Infant, is about a quarter-of-an-inch long. You don’t need 10 lb test line to catch one of those.
In Thailand on July of 2005, a fisherman caught a 646-pound giant Mekong catfish. It was as big as a grizzly bear.
A person who studies fish for a living is an ichthyologist. A gremlin who makes sinkers for a living is a depthologist.
Fish were well established long before dinosaurs roamed the earth. Fishermen came even later.