Make Up For Yesterday | Excuse to Fish #523

Updated: Apr 23, 2020

Maybe you planned to fish yesterday.

Maybe you had all of your gear packed, a kayak loaded into the truck bed, and even packed a few on the water snacks. packed away.

Maybe your friend was even standing at the dock, waiting.

Mistakes happen. You can still make up for it by doubling-down on today, getting out on the water and staying out for twice as long as you normally fish.

Try a few new tactics that may pay off big dividends, like trolling where you usually cast a jig, or ripping a jerkbait throw where you normally play it slow. Try both. Just don't let today be a waste after you missed out on yesterday.

Also, don't forget to apologize to the friend you stood up at the dock.


Sleeping in is a waste of daylight. Do what you love––go fishing.

No excuses.

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