Products That Protect the Chesapeake

By Cap’n Larry Jarboe THE CHESAPEAKE While cruising by car on a weekday lunch trip through Solomons, I saw a boatload of happy anglers from the Miss Susie cleaning their…

Top Three Finest Fishing Piers in May

By Cap’n Larry Jarboe THE CHESAPEAKE  A few years ago, the “Hooked on Fishing” youth program hosted an all day fishing derby at the Point Lookout State Fishing Pier in…

Wildcats with Whiskers!

  Catch cats year round with no limit in Patuxent south of Rt. 214 Bridge  By Cap’n Larry Jarboe THE CHESAPEAKE  BENEDICT — One of the most cooperative fish to…

Stink Bait

By Cap’n Larry Jarboe THE CHESAPEAKE   Carl Stewart was one of my favorite fishing buddies who has moved on to that great fishing hole in the sky.  He was my…

Two Wheeling Time

When the weather starts warming up, I get the bug to start up the Harley and enjoy the open road.  I know that I am not alone because warm weather…

Fisheries Management

Editor’s Note: Bill Bartlett is a very dedicated fisherman and conservationist. Some years ago, he helped rid St. Mary’s County of the bank traps that were killing otters, terrapins, cormorants,…

Stihl Afloat

By Cap’n Larry Jarboe THE CHESAPEAKE   The absolutely most unbelieveable fishing adventure in my memory began with a trip up Indian Creek to clear away a Loblolly pine tree…

Before Talking Sex to a Gobbler, it is a Good Idea to do Some Pre-Scouting

 By Rich Johnson SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT for THE CHESAPEAKE It is always a good idea to do some Pre-Scouting on whatever Game you plan to hunt, and Spring Gobbler is no…

Bag Your Trophy Rock for a Buck

By Cap’n Larry Jarboe Editor THE CHESAPEAKE The best way to guarantee catching a trophy rockfish is to fish with a pro. The price for a six passenger charter boat…

Oysters are cleaning up parts of St. Jerome’s Creek

By Richard Pelz Special Correspondent THE CHESAPEAKE Larry Jarboe asked me to start writing about oysters. Specifically he asked me to get the facts out there. My knowledge comes from…