Tab Content
  • Mark's Avatar
    10-22-2017, 03:18 PM
    Today was my first outing with my new 2018 Revo 13. John Rentch and I launched at Jonas Green at 0730 this morning. Actually, the parking lot...
    1 replies | 64 view(s)
  • Mark's Avatar
    10-22-2017, 03:02 PM
    Good trip, John. The mullet is a real surprise. The bonnethead shark is one I never heard of. Your list is impressive.
    14 replies | 291 view(s)
  • J. Rentch's Avatar
    10-21-2017, 07:59 AM
    I would like to back up what John about the Wondergel from HD. After spending 3-4 hrs. in my seat, not only was my bottom in good shape, so were my...
    6 replies | 177 view(s)
  • Mark's Avatar
    10-20-2017, 09:30 PM
    Mike, Its an exceedingly enjoyable location for light tackle anglers, especially when winter is howling here. We often start the day...
    14 replies | 291 view(s)
  • Mark's Avatar
    10-20-2017, 04:11 PM
    Mark replied to a thread Striper on the fly in Fly Fishing
    Thanks Gary! I forgot about the Queen Anne's County launch permits for Kent Island. A daily permit is $10 and an annual sticker is $35. And...
    11 replies | 366 view(s)
  • Mark's Avatar
    10-20-2017, 02:42 PM
    Mark replied to a thread Striper on the fly in Fly Fishing
    Bill G, Welcome to Snaggedline. It can be hit or miss, but try poppers on the rocks near the breakwater at Kent Narrows. If the stripers are...
    11 replies | 366 view(s)
  • Yakinzak's Avatar
    10-19-2017, 07:56 PM
    Excellent job! Very healthy looking fish
    9 replies | 372 view(s)
  • Mark's Avatar
    10-19-2017, 03:58 PM
    Mike, I've seen John catch many nice-sized fish there. But indeed one of the interesting things about Tampa fishing is variety. One day I...
    14 replies | 291 view(s)
  • Mark's Avatar
    10-19-2017, 12:36 PM
    The MD DNR calculates YOY indices for species of fish other than striped bass. Among those are channel cats. You can find that data on this page: ...
    26 replies | 935 view(s)
  • Mark's Avatar
    10-19-2017, 07:13 AM
    I see on Michael's Map that there is also a Mill Creek off of the Magothy. I didn't know we had two Mill Creeks either. We have one on the...
    6 replies | 222 view(s)
  • Mark's Avatar
    10-18-2017, 09:17 PM
    Mark replied to a thread Slower/Lower in Maryland
    Ron -- That has to be the fattest striper I've seen pictured on this forum in a long time. Mike -- You're the essence of sartorial splendor. ...
    12 replies | 385 view(s)
  • Mark's Avatar
    10-18-2017, 05:01 PM
    Stan, You had me all excited. I thought you were going to announce catching an elusive Severn pickerel. But a catfish on a lure is a good...
    26 replies | 935 view(s)
  • Mark's Avatar
    10-17-2017, 05:44 PM
    John, You realize you stuck the hardhead catfish first. Paybacks are hell. Congrats on a good day -- new species and variety. Hard to beat...
    14 replies | 291 view(s)
  • Mark's Avatar
    10-17-2017, 12:16 PM
    Mark replied to a thread Book Plagiarism? in Main Forum
    Doris Kearns Goodwin, Alex Haley and the late Stephen Ambrose are three famous best-selling authors who paid in some form for their transgressions...
    26 replies | 1322 view(s)
  • Mark's Avatar
    10-17-2017, 11:03 AM
    Mark replied to a thread Book Plagiarism? in Main Forum
    On the other hand, as a local author of a fishing book, I do not appreciate the broad allegation of plagiarism that possibly could tarnish my work or...
    26 replies | 1322 view(s)
  • Mark's Avatar
    10-17-2017, 10:53 AM
    Mark replied to a thread Flush Mount Fly Rod Holders in Dry Dock
    Michael, Tom, Yes. I used the Scotty Gear Head Track Adapter 438. ...
    11 replies | 167 view(s)
  • Yakinzak's Avatar
    10-16-2017, 09:37 PM
    Marked my calendar for this one :)
    5 replies | 271 view(s)
  • Mark's Avatar
    10-16-2017, 11:51 AM
    This is encouraging especially since 4 of the previous 5 years' spawn were below the average. Our cool wet 2017 spring probably helped. This bodes...
    6 replies | 183 view(s)
  • Mark's Avatar
    10-16-2017, 06:52 AM
    Mark replied to a thread Flush Mount Fly Rod Holders in Dry Dock
    Those are some fancy cuts in the PVC. Very functional. With PVC elbows the rods could indeed be angled. You're correct about difficulties with...
    11 replies | 167 view(s)
  • Mark's Avatar
    10-15-2017, 02:55 PM
    Mark replied to a thread Flush Mount Fly Rod Holders in Dry Dock
    :)
    11 replies | 167 view(s)
  • Mark's Avatar
    10-15-2017, 02:54 PM
    Mark replied to a thread Nice day at Jonas Green in Maryland
    What an encouraging report -- hardly rookie results. Congratulations.
    6 replies | 349 view(s)
  • Mark's Avatar
    10-15-2017, 12:51 PM
    Mark replied to a thread Flush Mount Fly Rod Holders in Dry Dock
    Thanks guys.
    11 replies | 167 view(s)
  • Mark's Avatar
    10-15-2017, 12:50 PM
    Fantastic! Thank you for the well wishes. I'll post a report.
    9 replies | 494 view(s)
  • Mark's Avatar
    10-15-2017, 10:35 AM
    Mark replied to a thread Outriggers in Main Forum
    Just thinking...wouldn't outriggers get in the way when reeling in fish? I bring in many of my catches 90 degrees to the beam both sides.
    5 replies | 162 view(s)
  • Mark's Avatar
    10-15-2017, 10:19 AM
    I was looking for a way to carry two fly rods on my new Revo in the flush mount rod holders that are located behind the seat. Of course, flush...
    11 replies | 167 view(s)
  • Mark's Avatar
    10-15-2017, 09:57 AM
    Thank you. Good observation by your buddy. I noticed most of the photos had you guys positioned away from the edges. I hope to find bass...
    9 replies | 494 view(s)
  • Yakinzak's Avatar
    10-14-2017, 07:09 PM
    Yakinzak started a thread Key Bridge 10/14 in Maryland
    Launched around 12:30pm and fished for about 1.5 hours just in the middle of the outgoing tide. Trolled the usual shelves and ledges that lead into...
    0 replies | 123 view(s)
  • Yakinzak's Avatar
    10-14-2017, 07:03 PM
    Yakinzak replied to a thread Tide apps? in Maryland
    I use Windy. I've come to really like it.
    5 replies | 160 view(s)
  • Mark's Avatar
    10-14-2017, 11:26 AM
    That's an impressive outing. I'm heading to a Delaware pond in two weeks. Can you share your tactics? Where were fish holding? ...
    9 replies | 494 view(s)
  • Mark's Avatar
    10-12-2017, 01:51 PM
    Mark replied to a thread Fall Yellow Perch? in Main Forum
    Thank you for investigating. Isn't interesting that their precise dispersion locations remain a mystery even to experts? I wonder if the...
    12 replies | 390 view(s)
More Activity
About Mark

Basic Information

About Mark
Biography:
Grad of University of Maryland and Loyola College in Baltimore; husband, father of two, grandfather of four.
Location:
Pasadena, MD
Interests:
Fan of Orioles, Ravens and Terps; love to read; raise song canaries -- want one?
Occupation:
Retired -- 34 years with DoD

Signature


Mark

Slate Hobie Revolution 13
Hidden Oak Native Ultimate 12

Author: The Simple Joys of Kayak Fishing (Tips and Tales From an Old Guy in His Plastic Boat)
Available on Amazon.com

Statistics


Total Posts
Total Posts
2,820
Posts Per Day
1.72
General Information
Last Activity
10-23-2017 12:21 AM
Join Date
04-23-2013

3 Friends

  1. J. Rentch J. Rentch is offline

    Senior YakFisher

    J. Rentch
  2. TXfly16 TXfly16 is offline

    YakFisher

    TXfly16
  3. Yakinzak Yakinzak is offline

    Senior YakFisher

    Yakinzak
Showing Friends 1 to 3 of 3