Buster Wants to Fish reminds us to eat our hatchery winter steelhead: While hatchery steelhead may be the new Zebra Mussel, there is no denying the fact that they are tasty morsels from the sea. Scourge or no, they go well with just a shake of salt and pepper, splashed with the slightest amount of Olive Oil.
Or you can follow RR’s excellent Steelhead Cutlets and Caviar recipes.
Emerald Angler’s Charlie Robinton posted this awesome fly pattern on YouTube — a top water beast for Baja. Watch this thing move in the water. If you like it as much as I do, tell him to post the whole video!
Chucking Line and Chasing Tail has a good review of the Redington Sonic Pro Waders. In depth objective fly fishing product reviews are worth reading. Check it out before you buy your next pair of waders.
Finding Bigfoot hits NY Times: Would Animal Planet, which has brought us rigorously scientific shows like “Hillbilly Handfishin’ ” and “Rat Busters NYC,” allow someone to be called a “Bigfoot Witness” on TV if he had not witnessed a Bigfoot? Seems unlikely.
Season Two of everybody’s favorite Crypto-zoology reality show made it to the outskirts of NYC. And if you can make it in NY you can make it anywhere. But I have to say that our footage is a little more credible than this: