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The Fish of a Thousand Casts

Tales of Mischief and Mayhem in the Great Outdoors

by Steven Hutchins

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Xlibris Corporation .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General & Literary Fiction,
  • Humorous,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages203
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11588846M
    ISBN 101401054927
    ISBN 109781401054922
    OCLC/WorldCa60405768

    The Fish of Ten Thousand Casts - Breaking the Myth By Chris Chin, Jonquiere, Quebec Note: As I've only been fishing for Atlantics for about 15 years, I am far from what you might call a Pro at this. Each river has its special characteristics, tricks and secrets. Musky fishing is not something for the faint of heart as it takes time and dedication to find those “best” spots, earning one of its various nicknames’ “the fish of ten-thousand casts”. Chris Burnette and Harry Haddix, returned to Bear’s Den Lodge because of their successful previous outings fishing the French River, Ontario.

    The latest Randall book to join my collection. This one is sort of a romance novel, because that’s a Harlequin Tuskfish on the cover. These are tomes, hefty “go-to” fish bibles for when you’ve caught some off-brand hogfish in the Maldives and it doesn’t fit anything in the tourist guides you buy at the airport.   Stephen C. Lundin, Ph.D., is a filmmaker, graduate business school professor, and professional runs a corporate membership seminar series as part of the Institute for Management Studies and leads the Institute for Creativity and Innovation at the University of St. Thomas in : Hachette Books.

    Shannon Dorey (born ) is a Canadian author best known for her research on the African Dogon people. She is a graduate of Trent University in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada with a combined English and History degree. Her interests were expanded to religious studies after studying the New Testament /5(3).   James McClintock is best known as a scientific expert on Antarctica. He has 25 years of research experience on the continent, has written an excellent book (Lost Antarctica) and is frequently interviewed on popular media ’s also an avid angler, and in this book he brings his scientific observation skills to well-crafted fishing tales. One of my complaints for .


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Story From Michigan Wildlife Council: A Michigan treasure: The fish of a thousand casts. Muskie catch-and-release is on the rise in Michigan, Author: Michigan Wildlife Council. The fish that I know of that is known as the fish of a thousand casts is a muskellunge.

I have never caught a pure fish but have hooked and landed several tiger muskies fishing in WI and MN. Fishing for them tends to follow the adage big bait for big fish. I have caught them both with artificial baits and live baits.

A difficult fish to catch, muskies are often called ‘the fish of a thousand casts.’ Slow to mature, they take many years to reach the minimum legal size of Author: Michigan Wildlife Council. The muskellunge long has been known as the "fish of 10, casts" for its difficulty to catch, but anglers and fisheries managers say it.

They say it’s the fish of ten-thousand casts. Maybe so. I truly believed that for many years and still won’t argue with those odds. Twice before I had traveled all the way from Georgia to Canada to do battle with the great muskellunge only to fish for days with nary a strike.

But I found a way to beat the odds. Fish of a Thousand Casts: Steelhead Steelhead have been referred to many times as the fish of a thousand casts.

Steelheading is a complex sport full of many tricks and techniques. Fly fishing for Steelhead like any other sport has its nuances and own unique jargon and terminology.

The muskellunge, often abbreviated to “muskie,” is a sharp-toothed, aggressive fish that can grow to more than 50 inches long, and it is often considered the ultimate challenge in freshwater fishing.

Because muskies are so difficult to find and catch, they have earned the nickname of “the fish of a thousand casts.”. The pools cooled overnight and stayed cool until the sun—no clouds yet—hit the water at 10 a.m.

All of us continued fishing for another hour as the temperature rose. Then we waited. Even if we did hook a fish in the afternoon, the fight in those conditions would have finished him, and we did not want that.

Catch and release. Live fish. This is a truly unique experience that many avid anglers turn into an addiction. The old saying is that steelhead are “the fish of a thousand casts”. However, when you book a charter trip with Hazen’s Guide Service the number of casts per fish drops way below that.

It is not uncommon to hook multiple fish per day. Get this from a library. The fish of a thousand casts: tales of mischief and mayhem in the great outdoors. [Steven Hutchins]. The muskellunge, often abbreviated to “muskie,” is a sharp-toothed, aggressive fish that can grow to more than 50 inches long, and it is often considered the ultimate challenge in freshwater fishing.

Because muskies are so difficult to find and catch, they have earned the nickname of “the fish of a thousand casts.”. The fish of a thousand casts My colleague and I recently set up a small outfit here in Switzerland catering to the fly fishing needs of expats (, if you're curious) and we've got a few events for local flyfishers coming up throughout the year.

Myself and good bud Jeff headed out to the French River, ON, in pursuit of the elusive Musky. We dedicated 2 full days for the Musky grind, trying every trick in the book, but came up empty handed.

The Fish of a Thousand Casts: Tales of Mischief and Mayhem in the Great Outdoors, features 20 of Steven's humorous, outdoor-related, short stories and is pages of non-stop fun and laughter.

Anyone who has ever taken to the outdoors, be it fishing, hunting, camping, etc, will appreciate the situations and blunders that follow this assorted. The Atlantic salmon, the "leaper" as he’s known, has a well-earned reputation as a challenging fish to fool into taking a fly.

In fact, they’re often referred to as "the fish of casts" and, while that might be somewhat of an exaggeration, it’s certainly true that you can spend many fishless days before hooking : Ken Bailey.

Fish of a Thousand Casts. By Craig Ritchie Not so in Kentucky, where it’s not only possible to boat a dozen muskie a day but have an honest crack at that trophy of a lifetime.

Stories about muskie are the stuff of legend. Fish of a thousand casts. Anglers going a lifetime without ever hooking one. Phooey on that. Muskie’s are called the fish of a thousand casts because you literally can cast a thousand times and never land one.

But that one time, that one fight that lasts for 10 minutes is worth the other times. The trick to catching one of. Rugged beauty, piscatorial challenge and a fish of history no wonder the Atlantic salmon is not only the fish of 1, casts but the fish of 1, smiles.

"It Author: Lynn Burkhead. Musky are referred to the fish of ten thousand casts. Many times this holds true. Musky thrive in many of Virginia's rivers. They are at the top of the food chain in the river and they know it.

It is not uncommon to have a musky eat a fly right at the boat. If you are willing to put in the time, musky can be the most rewarding fish of a lifetime.The book I read was Fish!: A Remarkable Way to Boost Morale and Improve Results by Stephen C.

Lundin. This book is about the fundamentals of boosting your team's morale. The main topic of this book is there in a business, and the dump is the work level that has all the older adults. It is a very dull place and not a lot is accomplished/5.Steelhead: Fish of a thousand casts.

Or, one. (I’ve been accused – mostly by Mrs. Unaccomplished Angler – of having a tendency, as it were, to employ the excessive use of run-on sentences in my writing, and so to that end I have decided to try something different: To change my ways – please bear with me.).