50 Years of Finding Fish

When I was a child, I began to learn basic investigation technique and process from my father. However, the ways in which I learned the tools for my eventual profession took place not on the streets or by analyzing crime scenarios—it resulted from our fishing adventures.

Fish Report

John Kaeser, Seabeck, WA leads the quest for the 2012 Baja’s VanWormer Resorts Free Fishing Trip. He earned “Top Angler” status in June, 2011, with 519 points from catching 3 Marlin, 1 Dorado, 2 Tuna, and 1 Mako Shark. The competition ends in October.  Don’t miss this one! Ralph Rhodenbaugh, Oak Harbor, WA won lastContinue reading “Fish Report”

Dark of the Moon in June

98th Dark of the Moon, Hotel Playa Del Sol June 2 to 7, 2011 The weather and water were perfect, and the fishing excellent–with regard to both quality and quantity. There were a few sore arms, given that the 13 Yellow-Fin tuna taken the first day totaled 774 pounds of some quality-eating fare. “SUSHI!”

Baja’s East Cape, Marlin Capital of the World

Check out my new article in Alaska Fishing Magazine, where I write about my history of fishing in the East Cape of Baja all the way up to the present. In this article you’ll learn about the four destinations I recommend in the East Cape area, big game tackle suggestions, surf fishing tackle, what toContinue reading “Baja’s East Cape, Marlin Capital of the World”

96th Dark of the Moon – June 10-15, 2010

The first day of the tournament proved to be challenging as we experienced unusual winds from the East and swell from 4-6 ft. to the occasional 6-8 ft swell. By day 2, however, the seas were back to normal with no wind and relatively flat seas. Air conditioning was not needed day or night andContinue reading “96th Dark of the Moon – June 10-15, 2010”