Waiting on the trout trucks

UPDATE: We've got stocking stats https://www.mass.gov/service-details/massachusetts-trout-stocked-waters I was browsing the state stocking program website this morning (like I do a few times per hour this time of year), and saw an update. We've got stocking stats, folks. It reads: Spring trout stocking — Close to 500,000 brook, brown, rainbow and tiger trout will be stocked this …

Season firsts

A fishing season has lots of firsts. There's a pond by my parent's house--more so a cranberry bog reservoir than a pond-- that's generally the site of a few season firsts. Some years back, on a warmish Sunday night in March, my Dad, my fiance and I decided to stop by the "Rock Pond" (we …