Posts by Emory McCall

The One That Got Away

Sitting on the bank of a mountain lake as the glow starts to shine in the eastern skies.  Sitting with my kayak beached on the bank waiting for the first safe light to launch.  The birds starting to chirp as the warming glow starts creeping up the mountain slope from the lake.  Fish crashing the […]

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Am I a Real Angler?

Who am I? Am I for real? Am I a real angler? Why won’t people take me seriously? These questions are frequently asked of one’s self among the kayak fishing community.  For many people they pull up at a boat ramp with the big bass boats to launch their plastic fishing vessel to feel that others at […]

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Ditch the Motor, Hop in a Kayak!

Late one evening I received a phone call from my fishing buddy. With all the enthusiasm of a 12 year old boy he yells “Let’s go fishing”. Questioning I stated emphatically “its 9:30”. After several minutes of discussions plans were made to meet at the boat ramp in the morning. I pulled up to the […]