Fishing Airfield Park | Fort Worth, Texas

By / April 18, 2021 / Fishing

Fished a new place for the first time, Airfield Park in Fort Worth, Texas. Mainly small Sunfish, Bluegill, and Longear… and a Bass! Started with Roostertails, Beetlespins, Micro Crankbaits, and a Foam Spider. Ended with a Near Deere casting with the Dual Micro Fly Rod used as a Micro Flyrod! Fun stuff!

Jon Boat Preparations | Ran the 2.5hp Suzuki… Liking It!

By / April 14, 2021 / Fishing

Fishing updates and related activities from the Team! Finally made it to the local lake to run the 2.5hp Suzuki Outboard. So far so good!

Jon Boat Upgrade | Clamp on Seat and DIY Tool

By / April 12, 2021 / Fishing

A quick upgrade to the old jon boat… seat clamps, padded seat, and a diy tool to tighten the bolts easier. Really comfortable, plus can move it from the bow to stern seat easily!

BFS Fishing | More Micro Crankbaits

By / April 12, 2021 / Fishing

More fishing with the Dual BFS Micro Fly Rod. Fished micro crankbaits – Rebel Crawdad, Walmart Minnow, and a Rapala Husky Jerk. Was a tough go with the Rebel Crawdad’s barbless hook and keeping the fish on the hook. Did get several with the minnow crankbaits!

BFS Fishing | Micro Crankbaits for Bass

By / April 9, 2021 / Fishing

Midweek was able to go pond fishing for Bass. Fished with the Dual BFS Micro Flyrod and the Kastking Zephyr BFS reel Tried a Rebel Barbless Crawdad and had several strikes before finally landing one. Switched to a minnow lure we bought at Walmart for less than $2 and caught several more Bass Fun stuff… [read more]

Fly Fishing: Quality Fly Line and a Bamboo Stake Pole

By / April 5, 2021 / Fishing

The other day decided to demo casting a quality fly line using a bamboo stake pole normally used for gardeners to support tomato plants. This round, fished a local pond and caught a fish or two using the bamboo stake pole as a fly rod, weight forward floating 6 weight fly line, and a Near… [read more]

Fly Fishing Tips from the Little Red Book of Fly Fishing | iFishNews Fishing Podcast 38

By / April 3, 2021 / Fishing

Number 19 in the “Little Red Book of Fly Fishing” podcast series where I review fly fishing tips in parallel to the current Winter Trout Stocking Season in our area. This week it’s tips 82 through 87!Tip 82: That Vision ThingTip 83: Timing the RiseTip 84: Be a SneakTip 85: Off BroadwayTip 86: Downstream and… [read more]

Getting Started Fly Fishing | Casting Quality Fly Line with a Bamboo Stake…?

By / April 1, 2021 / Fishing

That time of year when fishing questions start coming in. This one relates to getting started in fly fishing – specifically, our thoughts on budgeting for a fly rod/reel combo. In this video, the introduction has a past video playing in the background… yours truly is casting a OPST Commando Head and no rod or… [read more]

Pond Fishing | Quick Switch from BFS Rod to Micro Flyrod

By / March 30, 2021 / Fishing

Planned to fish Bait Finesse System with the Kastking Zephyr Reel, but it Bass were not cooperating. Switched to the Micro Fly Rod and mounted the Echo Ion 2/3wt Fly Reel in short order. No worries managed a couple of Bass to keep from striking out! fishing #microfishing #microflyrod

Fly Fishing for Bass | MaxCatch 2wt Discount Switch Rod Still Works….

By / March 28, 2021 / Fishing

Fishing updates and related activities from the Team! Fished the local pond for Bass. Decided on fly fishing gear instead of BFS. Recalled past trips where I fished the flats at Bethany, no luck there and lost my foam spider. Luckily, did remember a Near Deere worked well on Bass in the Main pond. Tied… [read more]

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