Why I DIY ????

I know most people think I only DIY for bonefish, but that isn’t true.  In fact this upcoming trip I am staying in three lodges.  First the Long Island Bonefishing Lodge, next a new lodge on Great Inagua, then Mt Pleasant Bonefishing Lodge on  North Andros. All three offer guide

The Charm Of North Andros

Just finished  a week on North Andros where I had the pleasure of staying at Frankies Two Boys Inn.  Owned and operated by Melinda and Frankie Neymour, Two Boys Inn offers the down home hospitality and casual comfort fishermen look for in a quality lodge.  Located on Cargill Creek at

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

A Good Morning On The Flats

The first seven days of my fourteen days at the Long Island Bonefishing Lodge were great and then Mother Nature decided I was having too much fun and dealt me a hand consisting of 35 m.p.h. winds, clouds and rain for the next  four days.   On the seventh day of the trip I had the plea

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