June 15, 2005

Why the fish weren't biting

A friend and I went fishing Sunday afternoon. First, we stopped to see the bald eagles that have nested off of the local reservoir, then we headed up the river to fish. Trouble was, we had a visitor that was keeping the fish away.

That's my foot, and the lure above his head is a yellow buzz bait, which is what attracted him. He chased that thing for a good 10 minutes.

Here he is in all his glory...


Could the eagles have been keeping them away too? Predators from the air and water!

Posted at June 15, 2005 03:15 PM

Perhaps the visitor needed a....

wait for it.......


I hear they work wonders.

Posted at June 15, 2005 04:36 PM