TO KNOW A RIVER

Author’s Note:  This post first appeared on my blog, Upland Equations on June 27, 2013. As an angler, can you ever really know a river?  Over the years, there have been many that I have become very familiar with and loved dearly. But I have come to understand that every river withholds some of its deepest secrets.  This is one…

FROM DAWN TO DUSK

This past weekend, I was blessed with the opportunity to fish two days with my brother, Shawn, on the Arkansas River in Colorado.  In fact, my good brother gave me the airplane ticket as an early birthday present.  It just so happened that our trip fell right on the Summer Solstice, the longest day of…