THE VA/MD SCENE
For me, fishing is something that should be fun. It can also be great therapy. Here is an ever-increasing collection of stories, videos and photos, plus links. Check 'em out!
Moose Hunting on “The Rock” – Scenic, Rugged Newfoundland - Persistence, then Redemption
A Benelli LUPO, Steiner Predator 4 Scope and Hornady 200-Grain ELD-X Ammo a Sweet Trio
Manistee River Fly Fishing Trip Yields Browns, Brookies and a Bonus Big Buck Sighting
PIER GROUPS -- Friends are Just a Cast Away When You Enjoy a Day on a Virginia Fishing Pier
'Dugga Boy' Cape Buffalo Crossed Off Bucket List; Mossberg Patriot .375 Ruger, GPO Optic, Hornady
Preparing for a South African Safari Involves Planning and Gearing Up - Here's the Lowdown
Rabbit & Andouille Sausage Gumbo -- Try This Recipe with Your Next Batch of Cottontails
Ghostly Encounter at Belmont Plantation Leaves No Doubt About Delta Mansion's Playful Spirits
Venison Wellington with Duxelles of Mushrooms - Truly a Wild Game Recipe for Special Occasions
Bluefish Cakes - Smoked and Tasty - an Excellent Way to Prepare this Oily, Aggressive Fish
Alaska Man Overcomes PTSD to Design ICAST Winning Cooler with Table & Vacuum Sealer - Best in Show!
St. Lawrence River Smallmouth - with Bonus Walleye: Check Another Trip Off the Bucket List
Recalling a Trip to Ray Scott’s Trophy Bass Retreat -- a Consummate Storyteller & Conservationist
'Next-Level Bass Fishing' a Well-Written Book that Goes Into Angler Psychology as well as Technique
Florida Woman Notches World Record Halibut, Spearfishing the Beast in an Alaskan Kelp Forest
Soft Lure Wins 2021 ICAST Best of Show; Pure Fishing Dominates Competition This Year
Flashback to When Catching Daytime Swordfish was Mostly a Fantasy -- Then Came the Stanczyks
Virginians Fare Well in 2021 Bassmaster Northern Open on James River with 14 in the top 40
Florida Inshore Fishing Coast-to-Coast Offers Exciting Light-Tackle Action; Catch the 'Slam'
Wishin' I was (Crappie) Fishing in Mississippi
Crappie Cleaning 101 - Pico Lures' Mitch Glenn Superbly Demonstrates Fish Filleting for Novices
It's a 'Cisco Disco' and 'Laker Love-In' Fishing Trip on Lake Michigan's Grand Traverse Bay -
Northern Michigan a Fishing, Hunting Wonderland - Did Someone Say 'Salmon on the Fly'?
'Days of Wine and Crappie Fishing' - My Latest Article in Crappie Now - a NW New York Hotspot
Conservation Partnership Webinar Assesses Menhaden Management in Atlantic and Gulf
'Winners Announced in 'Virtual' ICAST New Product Showcase - Few Surprises
Spring Tuna Fishing on Fire for Anglers Heading Out from OBX or VA Beach - Incredible Action!
Hot Slabs in the Summertime - Fishing for Crappie on Florida's St. John's River at Night
'America's Favorite Flies' -- Creative, Beautiful, Keepsake Any Fly Fisherman Would Love to Own
Crappie Fishing the Historic Chickahominy River - Stately Cypress Trees, Scenic Beauty, Hungry Fish
'Come to the Light' - Hardwater Crappie Fishing in the Green Mountain State - a Winter Wonderland
Shortened Spring Striped Bass Seasons Reflect Need to Protect Spawning-Sized Fish
Northern Snakehead Impacts on Fisheries: Biologists Reaching Differing Conclusions
Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission Approves 18 Percent Reduction in Striper Take
For Many Anglers, The 'Good Old Days' for Eastern Lake Erie Walleye Fishing is NOW
ICAST 2019 - Some 'Wow' New Gear Offerings and a Look at the Novel and Niche
Southwest Florida Rebounding from Red Tide; Charter Captains Cautiously Optimistic
Fearless Crew Fights Fish & Big Swells During Outer Banks Offshore Outing
Striped Bass Populations Dipping Below Stock Thresholds - Seasons in Jeopardy
Where No Ned Has Gone Before - Alternative Ned Rigs Elevate Your Finesse Game
Bikers, Hikers, Anglers & Bluegrass Fans Find Lots to Love with Smyth County, VA
Lake Erie - Head to Walleye Heaven & See Why Pros and Novices Can Have a Blast!
ICAST 2018's New Product Entries: mind-blowing electronics, cool lures, hi-tech rods
Tackling 'Football' Blackfin Tuna Fishing with Gusto in the Gulf Stream
Banging the Drums North of New Orleans with Early Summer, Light Tackle Fishing Action
Cobia - Summertime King of the Chesapeake is a Royal Dining Treat When Grilled and Dilled
Lake Champlain is Smallmouth Bass Heaven; Panfish & Northern Pike Add to Fishing Fun
Fishing Scenic Lake Ouachita with Old Town Predator PDL - Mixed Bag/Great Water
Walleye Stocking Going Well in Virginia!
‘Come to the light’ – Ice Fishing: the Cold, Windy and Surreal on Lake Champlain
Virginia State Record Triggerfish Certified
Rockfish a Sportfish Staple and Still Rolling in the Potomac River and Chesapeake Bay
Everyone Feels Excited When a Youngster Gets to Crank In a Trophy-Sized Fish!
Salt Water Sportsman National Seminar Series Returns to Hampton, Virginia
A New Version of March Madness – Ice Fishing in the Great White North - Lake Champlain Beckons
Tackling Tench! Fishing With Paddy Murphy in County Cavan during Visit to Ancestral Land
Siegler Reels - Small Company Showing Grit in Saltwater Fishing Reel Market