Rough waters: In the midst of COVID-19, food acquisition still stable on the Eastern Shore

STEVENSVILLE, Md. – As fog hung to the water’s surface in the Chesapeake Bay, Capt. Brandon Moore and first mate Stephanie Shields of Chasin Tail Hunting and Fishing Charters were finishing the required prerequisites before launching into open water. 

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Home is where the best fishing is; and where you get humbled

HARRISVILLE, W.Va. – There’s something refreshing about going home. It’s even more refreshing to fish the river you grew up around. 

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Day 2 on Cheat Lake proves a new location is needed for the waning days of summer

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – After a disappointing first day back on the banks of Cheat Lake, I had my new game plan ready to put in motion. I grabbed my rehashed bait box, tucked it into my backpack, loaded it along with my pole in my car and set out for Ice’s Ferry. Today was the day I was going to nab a fish in my favorite spot once again. 

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Air-headed mistakes and an unsuccessful day breeds new game plan for tackling Cheat Lake

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – There’s something to be said about the urge to conquer a body of water you move next to. When you wake up every morning and see the sun shimmering off the crisp, blue surface it’s as if the celestial body is casting its own spinner bait trying to hook anglers.

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