6 lb. catfish As instructed by his uncle, the 9 year old was out of bed at 0700 to check the trot lines they had set the night before. The tension on his line turned out to be a 5-6 lb. catfish. Getting the fish over the gunwales was a struggle, but what a thrill! … Continue reading Whopper!
November Bonfire It was still dark as I plodded through the kitchen to check the outside temperature. A cold front was predicted last night, and I could tell it had arrived by the ice cold tile under my bare feet. My reliable thermometer, with digital readouts looked different to me, like it was missing something. … Continue reading Cold Front
The area around Ithaca, NY and Cayuga Lake is known for its gorges. In fact, an Ithaca Chamber of Commerce promotion says, "Ithaca is Gorge-ous!". Taughannock Falls is one of the most spectacular, falling 260' to the pool below. Thought for the Day: The hardness of the butter is proportional to the softness of the … Continue reading Taughannock Falls