I went out fishing with my friend again yesterday. Again I got skunked by the bass (but hopefully you enjoy my pictures). My friend caught 3 bass and 1 alligator using the horny toad lure. We had several fishing poles rigged up with different lures from the Alabama rig (my friend’s wife calls it the bass chandler), plastic worms, buzz bait, crank bait, and the trusty banjo minnow. But the only thing that was working was the toad. There we sat in the middle of the St. John at about 7 am, new trolling motor, and fish leaping out of the water to eat their breakfast. None of which included what was on the end of our fishing line. I actually think they were taunting us. It was really pretty ridiculous. Continue reading
My son and I got up early this morning to go fishin’ with my friend on the St. John River. The alarm was set to 4:45 to be on the water by 6:00. That not too bad for me, but I think Noah was second guessing his decision to go. Well like they say “there’s no such thing as a bad day fishing”. The river is such a beautiful place to and it’s right here in my back yard. I really need to do this more often.