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Fishing – What It Means to Me

By Brian Smith - Fishidy Founder & Enthusiast I never went pro with a rod and reel, as a matter of fact, I’m not too sure I can describe techniques by text, but I assure you that most of the...
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The Pike That Will Live in Infamy

A cool January morning started off with the sound of hundreds upon hundreds of geese honking in the background and snow crunching beneath our boots as we walked to our spot. Open water in the distance, but a solid...
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Brigadoon Creek Epilogue

I was a little disappointed with my last journey in search of the mythical "Brigadoon Creek." I have a three strikes and your out superstition. If I fish a stream three times and it fails to produce for me...
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The Success of Failure

Nobody likes coming up short. That feeling of underachieving can make your stomach twist and turn. It makes you second-guess yourself and it drives an angler crazy over bait and location selection. Seldom though, are there times when you...
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Study. Fish. Study. Fish. Fish. Fish.

Hello Fishidy blog readers! My name is Jordan Truttschel, I hail from the small town of Kiel, Wisconsin, population just shy of 4k. I graduated in May 2011 from UW-Whitewater with a degree in finance and an emphasis in financial...