Photo of the Day – January 24, 2012

Sergeant Michael Isaac, of Saginaw, Texas poses with a Spotted Bass he pulled from the middle Brazos just below Whitney Lake Dam in Bosque County. Sergeant Isaac is a Marine C-130 load master stationed at the Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base in Fort Worth, Texas. (Photo by Dan Rodriguez)

Photo of the Day – January 23, 2012

Sunrise aboard the fishing charter Scat Cat, which is operated by Warf Cat Charters out of Port Aransas, Texas on the Gulf Coast. (Photo courtesy of Josh Gately)

Chasing Alligator Gar on the Brazos

These six photos were submitted by Texas angler and airline pilot Jamie Mowrey. He and his 14-year old son were targeting gar on the middle Brazos River when he landed a 6′ 9″ alligator gar, which he caught, photographed and released (CPR). His son caught a couple of gars including one which was in the…

Photo of the Day – January 20, 2012

Texas kayak fishing guide Shane Davies fills his water bottle from a spring in the Devils River arm of Lake Amistad. The lake is located in  southwest Texas, and Davies offers a guided trip up to the mouth of the Devils River. You may remember Davies gained notoriety a few years ago when he used a baby rattle snake to catch a monster large mouth  on the Brazos River.  (Photo by Dan Rodriguez)

Survival Story: Brazos River Rising

Last October, Steve Davis, of Richardson, Texas had it all planned out: three days and two nights alone on the upper Brazos River. Steve had visions of beautiful scenery and good fishing during the day, and relaxed evenings camped on the river’s edge each night. He’d paddled this part of the Brazos once before the…