It was Labor Day, so I needed to get in some fishing before a 4 day work week and it’s pent-up emails crushed me. I needed a quick and dirty excursion… something simple. I headed to my home lake, a scant 1.5 miles from my house. I live in St. Paul, like in St.Paul. The
Joey Paxman, a customer of Bob Mitchell’s Fly Shop, hooked up on this huge carp this summer in the Mississippi River near downtown Minneapolis. The Grain Belt sign in the background brings out the orange hues in the carp very nicely. Nice work Joey!
GROUND BREAKING NEWS: Bob Mitchell’s resident muskie guru, Gabe, was able to end Russ Gontarek’s new boat stink when he boated a nice muskie Sunday evening. Russ was beginning to worry that the new boat was the wrong color and the muskies were offended.