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John Rielly is a Vermont bait maker. We took a little bit of time to get to know about his bait company as well as his Vermont fishing. He finished as Angler of Year for his club, Central Vermont Bass Club, so this guy knows how to fish.Read More →

Loren Smith is a New Hampshire angler that had a lot going on in 2016. He got engaged. He won his first fishing tournament. He fished a ton and caught a lot of big bass. Loren fills us in on all these aspects of 2016 and gives a sneak preview into what his goals are for 2017. Thank you Loren for the interview that fills us all in on New Hampshire fishing.Read More →

When you think of the best States and Provinces to go walleye fishing, I am guessing that you are like me and Vermont is not one of your first choices. Imagine my surprise when I ran across a guy from Vermont on Instagram with quality walleye pics. I immediately concluded Kyle Richardson was spending a lot of time crossing the border and going on fly-in trips to Canada’s best trophy walleye waters. Well, I evidently was wrong. This guy is catching these big walleye from 2 Vermont fisheries. And Kyle spends a lot of time filling us in on how to walleye fish The Green Mountain State. He also gives a great story about his most memorable catch. Read to the end to hear this amazing fish story.Read More →

I try to be very selective about who I pick for my interviews. I don’t just interview every angler. I only interview those who I believe, usually judging by their social media, will provide interesting reading for fans of Dock Talk 365. So, a few weeks ago, I did this amazing interview with Jeremy. At the end he mentioned his friend Elliot was a really interesting guy to talk to. I started checking out Elliot’s Instagram and realized that he fit right into the folks I interview here. As you will see, Jeremy was so right about his friend. Elliot gives us the breakdown on his perspectives about fishing. His personality and passion shine through his words. Here is what Elliot shared…Read More →

I have a great read for you in this one. Check out how DMV angler Shawn Holder approaches the Potomac River and tournament fishing. What can you tell us about the companies that you pro staff for? What do you like about representing each of them? I used to beRead More →

It might be fitting that I just finished watching Penn State beat Minnesota (Sorry Gopher fans) in overtime right before drafting this interview with PSU fishing team member Nate Lieb. Nate is not only a PSU fisherman, he also makes his own custom baits. I took some time to interviewRead More →