Tag Archives: Fishing

Santa Barbara Shore Whaling (1870-93)

A cold drizzle falls steadily from a heavy marine layer blanketing the coast, as six men heave a ragged plank rowboat across dampened sand to the water’s edge. With rough, cracked and calloused hands sucked dry of moisture by constant … Continue reading

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Canoe Campin’ and Fishin’ in Minnesota

Clint Elliott plying the waters far from home. Northern Pike Related Posts: Clint Sliding Down Mono Dam Clint in Costa Rica Cliff Diving Montezuma Falls

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19 Inch Halibut

A few bites yesterday afternoon, a 19-incher today, maybe a keeper tomorrow.

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Surf Fishing For Halibut

Throwin’ lures for flatties on a late afternoon rising tide. Related Posts: Halibut 48 Pound White Seabass

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Native Steelhead of Yore

Claude M. Kreider fly fishing for steelhead trout on the Santa Ynez River in 1942. “And here—only one hundred and fifty miles from the great Los Angeles metropolitan area—flows the Santa Ynez, the most productive of all the little steelhead … Continue reading

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