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River is full of water - and fish

River is full of water – and fish

High, cold water and the dry fly still works ... Read More
November on Connetquot

November on Connetquot

Upstream continues to amaze me ... Read More
Thoughts to ponder from a cranky old man

Thoughts to ponder from a cranky old man

Popular Mechanics is a magazine (or was) that provides information on how to do all kinds of mechanical projects at home. Build a go cart, an automatic dog feeder, a tree house, rebuild a lawnmower. Instructions in detail for all manner of projects. Each article breaks the work down into ... Read More
End of Season at Caleb Smith

End of Season at Caleb Smith

Seaso ... Read More
2021 Friends of Connetquot Outing

2021 Friends of Connetquot Outing

September 8, 2021 – Friday I go to this event each year as I appreciate the Park and am glad to contribute through a fundraiser that also includes fishing and a lunch with butternut squash soup from the Snapper Inn which is worth the entire entry fee all by itself ... Read More
True Friend of LI Fishing has Passed

True Friend of LI Fishing has Passed

September 16, 2021 Photo credit - The Fisherman Too soon. Way too soon for such a prince of a man. I knew Fred as many of us did. At shows while glad handing participants and signing up new subscribers, usually with some gift and always a smile. At presentations he ... Read More
Long Island TU at Connetquot

Long Island TU at Connetquot

As Covid winds down and vaccines become the norm - the fishing gets better and friends can gather again ... Read More
Jones Inlet with Paul

Jones Inlet with Paul

September Blues ... Read More
Last Days of Summer on the Conny

Last Days of Summer on the Conny

Late summer on the upper river ... Read More
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