The Fishing Hole

Return to Lake Champlain…

What is becoming an annual trip has yet to disappoint.  To me, it signifies the start of the open water season.   This year I towed the Lund down without ever having it in the water!  She performed like a rock … more…

Day 2 Bassmaster Classic with Gerald Swindle..

When the text arrived to my phone letting me know who my day 2 angler would be to marshal my eyes lit up, Gerald Swindle.  Noted funny man, fierce competitor and fan favorite.  This was gonna be good! Arriving at … more…

Bassmaster Classic Day 1 with Greg Hackney..

The 2018 Bassmaster Classic on Lake Hartwell lined up to be a power fisherman’s dream. The lake was at full pool and fish were on the move shallow in preparation of the spawn, the Elites fully expected to load em … more…

BIG BASS Megabucks 2017

43 minutes, seriously 43 minutes.  The field of 100 boats for BBM 2017 was rammed full in that time.  We would descend on Big Rideau Lake for this annual event that seems to be the one to not miss! Morning … more…

The worst of times and the best of times. Great Slave Lake.

As a family we knew, as painful as it was going to be we knew it was time.  Our boy Sinker was all of our best friend.  Making the decision that they say is the most loving thing you can … more…

The Ottawa River Dream….50/50.

Yesterday was a planned rest day for me on my calendar. Guiding has been crazy schedule wise and the fishing has been nothing short of awesome but with Renegade starting Saturday and my next actual unbooked day was Mid-August I … more…

Return to Lake Champlain…

 After last years fun on Lake Champlain I just knew this would become an annual trek  South.  Along for the ride again this year were buddies Paolo and Brad.  For me, like most trips these days is more about getting … more…

No POUT about it, it’s fun.

I’ve always been eager to target everything that Eastern Ontario has to offer.  In this case, most folks aren’t fans of Ling, Burbot or Eelpout.  Their weird eel like tail is likely the reason for the discrimination! Well I love … more…

Some Southern Exposure…..

Just settling back in to some normalcy after the longest break I’ve taken in about 30 years…19 days off. It was nice to kick back for that time with friends and family in the sunny South. First trip was to … more…

BIG BASS Megabucks 2016….

All we can say is WOW.  When we started this event 4 years ago, little did we know the way things would go.  It seems to have become an event not to miss in Eastern Ontario. Registration opened on Sept … more…