Category Archives: Fishing

Great fishing in the Androscoggin River

I am going to start sharing some of my favorite fishing stories over the next few months. Some of these are in my book, A Lifetime of Hunting and Fishing, published by North Country Press. Today I’m going to tell you about an amazing fishing experience on the Androscoggin River. My friend Harry Vanderweide heard […]

Great column about the impact of CMP’s Corridor on our brook trout

Big Fight in the North Woods: CMP’s Proposed Powerline by Jeff Reardon If you haven’t heard about Central Maine Power’s proposed powerline, you must be living under a rock. The project is being debated with a blitz of roadside signs, TV and radio and internet ads, duelling Facebook pages, public forums, newspaper articles, letters to […]

Moosehead Memories

I have lots of great memories of Greenville and Moosehead Lake, where I started fishing when I was a kid. My dad had a friend who owned a camp just north of Greenville and we visited there several times and fished. My favorite times as a kid were at a camp owned by relatives at […]

Great fly fishing podcasts

Maine fishing guide Aaron Broaddus has started a very interesting series of podcasts about fly fishing. In his first podcast, Aaron tells us about his fishing history, from Rangeley to Montana, two of my very favorite places where I spent a lot of time fishing. His stories about guiding are good too, including the difficulty […]