Fishing out of Solomons and Kent Island

The last two weekends I fished out of Solomons, MD, hunting for all the great early fall fishing that comes this time of year. The first weekend I fished the Honga River with a crew of three.  With strong winds out of the north, we headed across the bay from Solomons, entering the Honga north…

Fishing Report: Middle Chesapeake Bay

The weather was perfect as I left Solomons Saturday morning to head out into the Chesapeake Bay. I was joined by my friends, a pilot from key west and talented spear-fisherman, and another friend who is an expert spin fisherman.  My pilot friend had dropped in as a last minute visit, had only a t-shirt…

Fishing Report: Middle Chesapeake Bay

After being busy throughout September (and fishing other places of course), I went out to fish the Chesapeake this past weekend on my boat.  With my dad and uncle (who taught me how to fly fish in the first place), we headed out of Solomons, MD.  The forecast was both good and bad – calm…