BIG LOST BOUNTIES

Author’s Note: This post originally was published on Upland Equations on May 19, 2013. This year, the fishing season started off slow for me.  Beginning in February, I fished numerous times without success.  On various occasions, I fished the Snake River not far from home, the South Fork, and the Henry’s Fork and did not move so…

BOB, THE SLOB

Author’s Note:  This post first appeared on Upland Equations on June 13, 2013. Every so often, a fisherman catches a fish worthy of a nickname.  I caught a whopper last night whose name came to me instantly.  No offense to anyone named “Bob” (including some of my friends), but I caught a fish last night that I immediately…

THE PILGRIMAGE

A “Pilgrimage” is defined by Webster’s as a journey made by a person to a sacred place as an act of religious devotion. Some may not believe that a fishing destination meets such a description, but over the years, for reasons I describe in detail in my first book, Heaven on Earth: Stories of Fly…