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Gone Fishin’

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It’s been a year since I starting fishing. I totally see why it’s so addicting.

This was my first time fishing. Age two with dad at Coventry Lake.

My first fish, age 10, Sabago Lake, Maine.

My next catch was off Long island Sound, around 1988, I recall catching tuna and amberjack, but no photos available.

Above is me in 1999 in Maui. Caught nothing. In 2000 in Maui we tried again with the same success.

Fishing with Exploration’s Kayak & (now) Fishing Club. Nice perch!

My biggest catch yet! Nice Bass!

I was inspired to make modifications to my own kayak and make it more fishing worthy.

Note the anchor on the front.

Two pole holders, drink holder, and tape measure duck tape to measure the Big one.

Catching Trout

Calico Bass

and pickerel – my longest fish ever!

 

 

 

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Bonaire U/W

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Of course, the true reason for Bonaire is the underwater world including this yellow frogfish. more »

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Bonaire Above Water

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So Bonaire is beautiful from above water as well. more »

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Underwater Caves

In Bonaire, we discovered they had caves-and underwater caves. more »

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Sailing Bonaire

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So this summer it was back to Bonaire. Aside from diving, we sailed! more »

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Glassblowing

So we went to an old church in Riverton that was converted into a glass-blowing shop & studio-watch the process more »

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Bermuda

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Spring break decided to go to Bermuda more »

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Redwoods

Farthest point-west coast, Redwoods. Took me 34 years to get here. more »

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Mt. St. Helens

Next stop-Mt. St. Helens. I had done this in 2007, but form the other side. more »

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Banff NP

Next stop was Banff NP more »

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