Grilled Trout, Columbian Exchange, Invasive Worms…

The tug was slight. Almost perceivable on the tackle I was using. Almost.¬† I had six pound test on what was essentially a bluegill fishing rod. I had half a night crawler skewered onto a circle hook with two minuscule split shot a foot up the leader. The bite was happening however, I just needed … Continue reading Grilled Trout, Columbian Exchange, Invasive Worms…

How to Butterfly a Roundfish 

This is a great skill to have - the Butterfly. If you can learn this technique on a trout it makes steelhead, salmon and bigger fish very easy. Below is a picture guide on how to cut up a round-fish (as opposed to the other common shape - the flat fish - think halibut and … Continue reading How to Butterfly a Roundfish¬†