Three Girls In A Bar

My fishing stories don’t normally start out this way but…………. I was off exploring Little Exuma when I met three girls in a bar. My opening line ” what are you three doing on Exuma?” lame I know  but the answer was very titillating……

Turks & Caicos Trip Report

The Turks & Caicos has long been a vacation destination for North American tourists seeking some fun in the sun during the winter months.  Providenciales (“Provo”) is the most well known of the islands and is the center of the tourism industry with a wide range of hote

Orvis Helios Saltwater Rod

I don’t often write about equipment, but in this case it’s  time. I’m fortunate that I have been able to acquire more rods, reels and saltwater fly fishing gear than any sane person should have (don’t tell my wife).   I don’t have any pro deals or relatio

Long Island Bonefish Lodge

Just back from a couple of weeks of bonefishing at the Long Island Bonefish Lodge in the Bahamas.  The lodge specializes in “assisted” DIY bonefishing where they run you out by boat to the targeted flats for the day, drop you off, offer some advice and then let you stalk b

Photography, Packing and Trips

Tomorrow the packing for my trip to the Bahamas officially starts.  For the first week I am hosting a group of anglers at the new Long Island Bonefishing Lodge, the next week with a group of great writers at the same lodge and the last ten days on Great Inagua to fish some new water. 

DIY – Fishing for Bonefish

I’ll admit it, Do It Yourself trips for bonefish started out as an off shoot of lodge trips, moved into the category of a passion and now quite frankly is a disease………..with no cure. I hope to share with you on this blog and on my website Do It Yourself Flats F