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Connetquot Beats 1 & 2 with Joe

Connetquot Beats 1 & 2 with Joe

Once popular, the lower river holds lots of secrets ... Read More
Another convert

Another convert

October 15, 2020 – Thursday Tim and I are fishing Connetquot today. Chuck may join us as well. In the parking lot I run into John Fischer and Jerry, his partner for the day. Good to see him as its been a while. Tim pulls in and I introduce everyone ... Read More
Passing the tradition on to the next generation

Passing the tradition on to the next generation

Four generations of outdoor enthusiasts ... Read More
Friends of Connetquot

Friends of Connetquot

A day of friendship and fishing ... Read More
Signed and Inscribed

Signed and Inscribed

10/8/2020 - From my library: The Dettes, A Catskill Legend by Eric Leiser, 1992, first edition, signed by Walt, Winnie and Mary as well as inscribed by the author to Charley Nardi, long time fishing manager at Campsite Sport Shop in Melville dated 5/19/1992. Very good condition. If interested drop ... Read More
One more cast

One more cast

October at Caleb Smith State Park tends to be special ... Read More
Last Day on the Carmans - 2020

Last Day on the Carmans – 2020

September 30, 2020 This is the last day of their season ...so Chuck and I are here. Tim joined us as well. The place was empty. I thought there would be a crowd of Art Flick TU’ers getting in one more fish but if they came, it must have been ... Read More
The hunt for Albies begins

The hunt for Albies begins

September 27, 2020 – Smithtown Bay Shane called last night to see if I could go fishing with them this morning, Sunday. No hesitation. Yes. We met at 11 at the LILCO Dock which was not too full. I guess football is keeping the fishers off the water, or maybe ... Read More
October Caddis in Late September

October Caddis in Late September

Working for the fish, even when there are so many ... Read More
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