The venerable Toadfish Outfitters gave me one of their rods to use and it performed magnificently.
Patiently take small steps and try not to leave a wake in front of you that might spook wary shallow water fish. The water was so calm and slow here, but stealth paid off big time!
The name Hartman is now officially attached to the new record walleye for NY!
Whangarei resident Josh Roberts landed a 321-pound marlin that was longer than his 13-foot boat.