Sweet 16

Dave Baab took his Son Tyler out for a summer day trip for Tyler’s Sweet 16 present. They both earned their hat and they both land their personal best River Smallie. Tyler with a strong 19″ and Dave with his first ever C-Class. We brought 40 bass in the boat with 5 over 18″ lots […]

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Jersey Girls Do It Again

  I was my turn to have the well known Jersey Girls on my RiverPro this year. El and Irene did not disappoint. These girls love to fish. They were very optimistic when they heard what the previous 2 days produced.  One of the things I love and hate about the river is that she […]

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Father and Son Day

Ron Wiley and his Son Matt jumped aboard on Thursday. We were on the heals of a great day. But….conditions had changed. It was cool cloudy and windy.  Ron told me the objective was to get his son on some quality smallmouth. I vowed to work my butt off to do it. The first fish […]

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The Switcharoo

I had the pleasure to have Harry and Diane back on the RiverPro.  We have had two trips prior and we got chased off by rain and then had post cold front conditions. I guess you can say that they have paid their dues. This day was forecast to be perfect and it did not […]

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What Could Be Better?

What could be better than a woman who loves fishing and owns her own boat?  How about one that runs her own Guide Business?  This weekend at the Cabela’s Captains Weekend event, the Reel River Adventures booth neighbor was Jaime Hughes of Break Line Charters. Jaime runs a 20+ ft river boat and targets Channel […]

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5 Cures for Mid-Winter Cabin Fever

It’s dead center in the middle of the winter, during one of the coldest on record. Hundreds of miles of our area rivers are iced up and any open spots are socked in by 10-15’ of ice on the shoreline. Any glimmer of hope for warmer weather falls to the way-side when a string of […]

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Merry Christmas

RRA Wishes you all a Very Merry Christmas ! Looking forward to a very exciting new year for 2014.  We are already 70% booked for the spring and thrilled to share the new rods and reels with our clients this year. I have a new fishing tactic I am very anxious to share as well. […]

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Nov 21 – Last Minute Call (100+ Bass)

I was watching the weather pattern all week and had to pull the trigger to get out to the Main Stem Susquehanna.  A cold water friend Glenn was ‘staying tuned’ and I made a last minute call to buddies Brian and Curt to see if either could join me. Brian couldn’t make it and Curt […]

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Nov 15 Mid-Week Trip

Fished with some friends  on a cold morning. You know one of those morning where a cup of hot coffee could be sold for $10 bucks LOL   No, I didn’t sell any – but I did trade a cup or two for an extra Swim Bait. Tough Bit and one of my lower trip […]

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Essential Jerk Bait Tactics

For years I have been surrounded by some very good Suspended Jerk Bait anglers and I have come to the conclusion that angler confidence will trump most technique subtleties. Once you have the basics down, your confidence will drive success. From my viewpoint, Jerk Baits work best in water temperatures that range from 40-55F but […]

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