“The pond was full of those great lily pads, and I guess that’s where the problem started.” I guess I should be happy, but I’m not. Ever since my in-laws moved to South Carolina the compulsory visits have had a silver lining. I discovered a little bass pond just down the road. It’s a sort of neighborhood open space and I’ve seen a few folks fish… Read More »The In-Law’s Bass Pond
Lino Jubilado has been fly fishing in the Los Angeles River for over 40 years. Though most LA residents view the river as a polluted … The post Eating Sewer Salmon From the LA River appeared first on Moldy Chum.
For a brief moment last Friday night, spectacularly bored and homebound Twitter users marveled in delight at a strange phenomenon on the social network: Everyone … The post How the Mysterious Twitter ‘Carp’ Meme Came to Be appeared first on Moldy Chum.
I recently had the great pleasure of spending a day carp fishing with my friend Bruce Smithhamer. It was every bit as challenging as promised. The fish were gearing up for the spawn and were lock jawed. We would have gone fish-less if not for Bruce’s encyclopedic knowledge of the species. We changed locations and tactics several times and eventually got into fish. Carp, especially… Read More »Carp Czar
Kentaro Sakai is a champion breeder of nishikigoi carp aka koi fish. Just last year, one sold at an auction for an astounding amount of … The post Japan’s King of Carp Breeds Million Dollar Koi Fish appeared first on Moldy Chum.
Adrian Smith, the legendary lead guitarist of 100-million- album-selling band Iron Maiden, is well known in the Maiden community as The post Legendary Iron Maiden Guitarist Adrian Smith Releases New Fishing Book appeared first on Payne Outdoors.
In this installment of Faces of Fly Fishing, we had the pleasure to sit down with Youtube personality, Husband, Father, and angler, Ben Sittig to talk about what it really means to be a HUGE Fly Fisherman. Flylords: Who is Ben Sittig? Ben: I’m just a regular guy. I have a wife, two kids, a goldfish, and I like to fish a lot. I also… Read More »Faces of Fly Fishing: Ben Sittig (Huge Fly Fisherman)