Category: Fish Stories

Montana Grant’s favorite fish stories, from Montana and Maryland fishing trips.

MONTANA GRANDPA!!!

You know you are getting old when you officially become a Grandparent. Most of my buddy’s brag about their Grandkids. “It is the best thing that ever happened to me!” I hope they are right. Montana Jessie, my daughter, and

CATCH and RELEASE

Fishermen never catch enough fish! The only way to learn to catch more fish is catch more fish! We can’t eat everything we catch, so throw some back to catch another day. Wicked Tuna is a reality fishing show that

HOW TO TAKE A KID FISHING!!!

“I GOTTA BITE!” Nothing is more fun than catching a fish. The feel of a bite, the bend of the rod and the sound of a screaming reels drag are lifelong memories. We may forget the place, we may forget

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ICE MEN are the COOLEST !!!

Ice fishermen, and women, are the coolest folks on the water! Almost everyone says “Howdy”, and willingly shares fishing reports and conversation. This is not always the case on fly fishing waters, or other destinations. Some fishermen come off as

DENNIS’ DINGHY!!!

Size does not always matter when it comes to boats! There are certainly an ocean of boat styles and sizes to choose from. Anyone that has lived near water has had a flotilla of boats. My friend Dennis, has a

GO FOR THE GOLD!!!

Anyone can catch a limit! Preparation, planning, and education can help you to fill a limit of fish. Once this task has been accomplished, it is time for something more. Challenge yourself to raise your skill level and ability. Fishing

FISHING FRIENDS!!!

Fishing with friends is the best! Finding great friends, that can fish with you, is hard. As we age, our pool of fishing friends dwindles. Age, health, desire, death, and laziness creep into the picture. Not everyone is as willing

TO CATCH FISH…

You need to catch fish! The more fish you catch, the better fisherman you will become. Experience and knowledge are powerful tools. You can only learn so much by just fishing. At some point you need to learn, on your

THE ONE THAT GOT AWAY!!!

Everyone has a story about the one that got away! It may be about that special girlfriend or boyfriend that almost closed the deal. Maybe it was that bargain you almost made. Perhaps it was a job or an opportunity

TROUT SEASON !!!

Maryland’s formal Trout Season opens this Saturday, March 25th, at 5:30 am. The creel limit is 5/ daily (all species of trout, combined), and a possession limit of 10. There is no minimum size. Most stocked trout are over 9

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