• Fishing,  Outdoors

    Kayaker’s Portage Pack

    Anyone who’s had to carry a loaded kayak over a portage (in the BWCA for example) or across a tidal flat knows that it’s not an easy task given the boat’s design and compounded by the weight and amount of gear stuffed into compartments in the hull. The use of what canoers call a Canoe Pack/Duluth Pack/Portage Pack may be the answer to getting your gear – and boat – from one spot to another more conveniently and efficiently. Portage/Canoe packs are voluminous, shopping bag-shaped backpacks that can be stuffed with several, various sized, odd-shaped items for easier transport of gear after being unloaded from watercraft. Originally fabricated from tough canvas,…

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  • Fishing

    Ocean fishing

    The night before fishing. I check out all the gear. Make sure that I had enough life jackets. Flotation devices. My radios were working. Everything checked out good and ready to go. The next morning everyone on board headed out to go salmon fishing. It was a beautiful day water column slight breeze was a nice day. Got one. It was a fighter. The pole I use using is a medium rod so it gets a lot of action, even more fun when you’re fighting a fish.. Great two more line went off now we had three fish on at the same time and what fun. Nothing like catching salmon,…

  • Camping,  Fishing

    Group campout

    KB Here I remember one time , people I work with they would all get together and go upriver camp out over the weekend. Friday night we loaded up the camper and all, and it out Saturday morning for a weekend of fun. We all got at the campground set up camp. Everybody was set things up. For of the young decided to go hiking and some swimming so we got the kids that were going hiking together and showed them a point that they could see on the hill was a big old tree that was there bearing for return. They had small backpacks . First aid kit, whistle…

  • Fishing,  Outdoors

    Gone fishing

    KB Here A friend of mine and I went up the river a wild back to do some fly fishing. The creek was low so we just put on our waiters .                                                                                                                                                             …