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A Breakdown of Smith Mountain Lake

Cranking it up with my VA brothers at SML! I joke around a lot that I hate Smith Mountain Lake in Virginia. It's a beautiful body of water with huge fish, but there are really specific times of year when...

Patience for Big Browns

Two years ago Scott LaRochelle and I were fishing an upper stretch of one of my favorite streams. We had fished a long ways and I was sucking wind and dragging my left knee.  My vehicle was 40 yards...

No Fishing in the Hallways or Cafeteria, Except on Saturdays

Recap of the 2015 Ward Melville Fishing Club Saltwater Expo It may not seem like it, but striped bass season in New York starts in about 5 weeks, 1 day, and 13 hours, but who’s counting.   It’s really fitting that...

Accessible Fishing in La Crosse County

Goose Island My plans to go fishing changed after a tugboat accident on the Mississippi. So, my family and I found ourselves trying to find an accessible place to fish, and ended up on Goose Island in La Crosse County....
smith with bass

Kickin’ It Old School…With Dad.

By Brian Smith - Fishidy Founder I’d say the year was 1990, my father had just moved to Harrisburg, Pennsylvania from a small town in western PA. We left the life of small streams and trout to the fertile waters...