Too Frigid For Freshwater

Fishing is one of those lifestyles where weather plays a ginormous factor. Here on the Island, the weather has gotten too frigid for freshwater fishing. I took a trip out to a common fishing area on Long Island last week, Forge Pond, only to catch a sunset. I through many different lures as an attempt to reel in a monster fish to end the season with.


I had no luck with that. The weeds have died off, the over hanging structures are barren, and the water has become too cold for comfort for the fish. The metabolism of the fish has changed and they're ready for winter months ahead.


Five more months until the spawn here on the Island, the pickerel and bass will be hyper, looking for easy meals and mates. They'll be moving up to the shallows, fry will hatch and ball up. All signs of a great season to come.

Until the next the blog in a week or two, to keep you posted on Long Island, check out the shots from my last journey to Forge Pond, 2014.

Stay Reel!

Paulie Martin

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Too Frigid For Freshwater

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