Fishing the North Carolina Outer Banks with Chris

The Outer Banks of North Carolina provide an abundance of recreational opportunities, including bay and ocean fishing.  My son-in-law had a birthday coming up, and we decided a deep-sea fishing... Read More

Hooked on Cobia Fishing: My First Offshore Boat

I had been fishing for several years using an old built in the 1970’s Regal 209 center console fiberglass boat my father had given me.  While it was a serviceable... Read More

Encounter with a Golden Goose (Fish)

This story has lived in my memory for many years.  It took place when I was an impressionable kid, addicted to fishing and spending the summers with my family on... Read More

How to Catch Hard Shell Clams for Chowder

When you live on Cape Cod there are two schools of thought about clam chowder.  Of course, it will have to be New England style, made with butter and cream. ... Read More

Partly Cloudy Boating with a Chance of Severe Explosion

Imagine yourself on a partly cloudy Friday afternoon, tied up to a fuel dock at your local marina with several other boats and pumping 89 octane fuel into your boat... Read More

What the Heck is A Cuttlefish? Adventure From Down Under

While working in Australia I had befriended a colleague originally from Taiwan and now an Australian citizen.  He was an ardent fisherman, and had a boat.  What more could you... Read More

Dangerous Kayaking with Neil, Sometimes You Act Before You Think

   My time on the water is spent in a kayak.  In addition to providing excellent exercise, my kayak gives me a chance to enjoy time on the water without... Read More

Exciting Inland Fishing in Idaho

Captain Bob lived in Idaho as his children were growing up.  They all graduated from high school in Idaho, went away for college, and have settled in other parts of... Read More

Fishing Funnies with Captain Earl

Here is a story from Captain Earl McDaniel, a lifelong resident of Mississippi and a Charter Captain fishing out of Biloxi.  His boat, the WhipaSnapa, is a 29 foot Sea... Read More

How To Select a Boat That Suits Your Needs

This may be your very first boat or the next in a long line of vessels that you have owned. Forgive me ladies, but boats are called she for a reason. They... Read More