Still struggling at the dock...still have an engine problem on that portside motor and I am hoping to solve it this week. Then the boat needs a complete cleaning, bottom scraping and deck paint. Can't sail until everything is NEAT, CLEAN and ORGANIZED 100% to my standard. So this puts us about a month behind our normal start date of April 1st...oh well. Everyone else is also behind as well...the wet weather has really put us in a bind this year. Fishing....crickets folks.
The above pic shows one of many Brookies I caught this week in the cold water streams and kettle ponds of northern RI. What is more peaceful than being out in the woods alone, walking the banks of a clear, cold riverbed listening to the tall whispering Pines sing in the breeze? Its peaceful, tranquil and food for the soul...I have been doing this every April and every October since I was 6 years old thanks to my Grandfather and father. What great men....miss them both, but
The above pic shows one of my favorite Trout holes....its a fresh water stream entering into a main river watershed (Clear River) in the heart of northern Rhode Island's NW corner....its right off a main road and few take the time to fish this incredible trout hole...caught all of my biggest fish here including many, many HUGE Rainbows and Brookies....what a peaceful, incredible place. The fresh water stream (as seen above) enters into a 10' deep slow moving crystal clear, r
The above pic was taken this afternoon...been staring at those damn tree's for months now and I'm so sick of it....and yes that's snow to add insult to injury. Can't take this horse shit much long or I'm gonna land-up in Butler. April fools joke straight from Mother Nature I suppose. So due to the lousy conditions all week, I made zero progress with the boat other than gathering up all the filters, oil, etc., Tomorrow is another day and its looks like it will at least sto