Category «Fishing»

A Guide To Spin Control

An experienced fly fisherman provides helpful hints for successful spin fishing. Among his recommendations are the following: a 5 1/2 foot graphite spinning rod, all-purpose in-line spinners, and crappie-style jigs. An illustration of how to spot cast and drift is provided. A first-rate spin fisherman working a piece of water is a sight to behold. …

Paying For It

A disturbing trend in fishing has begun pervading the US with the advent of fee-based fishing. The typical arrangement involves an entrepreneur who leases access to a fishing area, creates a pseudo-club, and sells memberships to people who want to fish there. One of my fears about the future of fisheries in this country is …