Friends

Yesterday was my birthday and as much as I tried to keep it quiet it didn’t work. I tell people I don’t have birthdays any more, I had enough. Well Hank and Eva conjured up a surprise party for me. The cake actually came from a bakery in Nassau. Hank …

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Dry Rage

Huge Surge Dry rage is what the locals call this huge surge. This is about the closest I wanted to get with my boat. This is a   very dangerous condition. Wind was absolutely calm and it was a bright clear day. One local said this happens  when the wind  is …

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Nice Wahoo

Joel and a fish longer than him Lots of tasty fillets on that wahoo. All is well here on Andros with not much new to report. No recent salvage operations or rescues. Hank is getting his freezer filled up with fish as he and Walter have been out bottom fishing …

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Sea Rescue

Fifty foot sailboat being pulled off the reef. We got a report last night that a big sailboat had run aground on the reef as it had lost it’s rudder. Hank and I went out this morning to  check it out with my boat. We judged to get there right …

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Merry Christmas

Dead calm in Fresh Creek Harbor In this photo you can also see  the new Government dock on the right that they just completed. This past week you could not ask for better weather. I finally got serious about the bonefishing. A couple days ago I went way up  the …

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Bonefish

Emil with a nice bonefish in the North Bight Not much to report except the weather has been relatively good with light winds and lots of sun. Went after bonefish today for only the second time. Hooked two and should have had many more. Ran into two big  schools but …

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More Fish

Sight fish and hook into this guy. The fishing competition keeps going  on. A few days ago up  the creek  I caught several more snapper than he did. So he suggested  a tournament the next day. I should have  known this was  just a bait and stupid me bit it. …

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Helluva Day

Hank and Al boating a big bull shark Well it was another day with the competition again fierce. The results were about even—–until. We were at the dock cleaning our catch of the day when these three big bull sharks showed up. Hank said he was going to get his …

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Andros Island

Temp. 80 degrees, partly cloudy and the legendary Hanky Panky himself. Well it’s my third day here and don’t ask me how the fishing is cuz I haven’t been yet. Pretty much just relaxing and getting all my gear and boat ready. I flew from Nassau to Andros with Glen …

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