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Reeling in the Fun: Where to Go VT Bass Fishing

Are you looking for a fun activity to do in Vermont? Why not try VT bass fishing? Vermont is home to some of the best bass fishing lakes in the country. Imagine basking in gorgeous views while catching the biggest fish of your life. In this blog post, we will dive into the top bass…


Snow Dog in VT and Bass Fishing in Winter

Awesome 1st day on the ice, The snow dog is definitely an awesome piece of machinery and Rachel and I were excited to get our hands on some bass again!! Few bass on the tip ups and a couple big ones on the Jig rods!! Also found a nice school of perch.


Snow Dog Sport is Awesome!

Absolutely loving this new snow dog sport. Thing is definitely a beast and one heck of a work out driving around in the woods. Can’t wait to get on the ice.


The Monster Northern Pike

Can’t wait to get some clients on some monster northern pike, I’ve put six different clients on pike over 20 pounds. Not many guides can say that, especially in Vermont. I will also have a snow dog sport this year!!!


Thank You To All My Clients!

Just wanted to give a big thanks to all my clients and everyone that supported me over the years, this was my 12th year as a fishing guide and my business is fully booming. I’m all booked up for the rest of 2022 but I am now booking ice fishing trips and 2023 boat trips.


New Fishing Buddy, Henry is Awesome

I made a new buddy about a month ago on a fishing trip!!! Henry and me hit it off so well I told him I would take him out again for just some gas $! Henry was more than excited and was hoping he could bring his mom and his brother because he wanted them…


Vermont Fall Fishing Season

Another beautiful fall day on Vermont’s beautiful waters!! Chris and I had an awesome day to say the least!!! Come fish with one of Vermont‘s best fishing guides. You don’t catch fish I don’t get paid


The End To A Busy Week Fishing In Vermont

Today was definitely another awesome way to end another busy week. Put over 20 bass on the boat today no problem!! even got a 4 lbs. 6 oz. largemouth


Pops and I Smashed The Big Pigs Today Fishing


Lake Bomoseen Sunrise! Spectacular


Another Awesome Day Fishing in VT

Another awesome day with an awesome group. Everybody caught their personal best bass today and Made some awesome memories. Back at it again tomorrow!


Bill and Sons Caught Some Monster Largemouth Bass

Forgot to post pictures from yesterday‘s trip!!. Definitely not going to forget to post Bill and his sons photos from today. The fishing is picking back up again with this new moon on the way!!!  Bill offered me a free place to stay in Florida and told me he would put me on some…


Chris Crushed The Bass Fishing Yet Again

Fished with Chris again today, this is his 4th trip with me this year!!! and he absolutely crushed it again. Still have another 3 trips to go with Chris, can’t wait man. Today was definitely another great way to end a busy week, tomorrow is my day off!!!


Beautiful Vermont Waters Are Great For Fishing

Awesome day on Vermont’s beautiful waters, I just love big bass on small Lakes. Found some fat heads today.


Cold Weather Makes For Touch VT Bass Fishing

Last nights Cold front definitely made things tough for us today, but we still managed to figure them out. Nothing better than keeping kids involved in the great outdoors these guys were loving every minute of it.


If You Don’t Catch Fish, We Don’t Get Paid

Forgot to take some pictures the last couple days so here is a couple beautiful fish from today. I’ve been Busy as can be, only a few openings left for the rest of the season!!!!


DropShot Was The Ticket Today!

Chris has been fishing we me for a little while now and he absolutely smashed the bass today putting an easy 25 fish on the boat. drop shot was the ticket today!!! Had 2 largemouths over 5 pounds today

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How To Catch Bass On Your First Try With These VT Bass Fishing Tips

VT Bass fishing is a great sport for anyone who loves the outdoors. Whether you’re a beginner angler looking to start out with bass fishing tips or an experienced VT bass fishing angler who wants to improve their skills, this blog has everything you need to get started. In this article, you’ll learn about the…


Henry Caught His First Northern Pike While VT Fishing

Henry caught his first ever northern pike today and although the fishing was slow today on St. Catherine. The laughing and having a great time was definitely still at its best. I’m really gonna miss these guys especially squirrel master. Can’t wait till next year guys!!

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30 VT Bass Fish On The Boat, Five Over 18lbs!

Absolutely amazing day, nonstop action all day. Put an easy 30 bass on the boat with the best five going over 18 pounds. Lunker was 5 lbs. 5 oz. so glad I got to have some of my favorite clients experience this day with me. Come fish with one of Vermont’s Best fishing guides, you…


Rainy Day Makes For Great Fishing

Had to cancel today’s tour because of the weather. I am definitely bummed because it was returning clients that were very excited to see me again. But I’m glad we’re getting the rain!! Gretchen tried to find another free day this week but my next available day is August 4th. Calendars are filling up fast…


More Fun In The Sun, 15 Bass Fish On The Boat Today

More fun in the sun today. I’m definitely enjoying these cooler mornings but it gets hot really quick. It’s awesome to see all these returning clients. put about 15 bass on the boat.


Another Hot Day Fishing on VT Waters

Another hot hot day, but we showed the largemouth bass who is boss today. Back at it again for the next 5 days straight. This was Adam and his father 2nd year fishing with me and they already want to book a trip for 2023.


Hot Day on Lake Bomoseen Paired With Hot Day Fishing

Hot Hot day on lake Bomoseen. JD and his family have been fishing with me for 4 years now and today was just another great day on the boat with them. I wish we could’ve caught some bigger fish but we just couldn’t keep all the little dinks off our lures no matter how big…


Awesome Day Fishing For Smallmouth Bass

Awesome day on the water, definitely the best job in the world and these guys were happy as could be. Really wish we could’ve got some more rain last night!! I guarantee my clients catch fish or I do not get paid.


Nothing Better Than Getting The Kids Out Fishing!

Awesome day on the water, nothing better than getting kids out fishing.


We Got a Whopping 36 Fish in 4 Hours!

Great day on the water enjoying vermonts beautiful scenery, plus the added bonus of putting 36 fish on the boat in 4 hours. Very very happy clients they are hoping to get out with me again but I am now fully booked for July and August is filling up fast!!!


Lots of fish today, amazing day for fishing VT Bass

Another amazing day on the water, The fish are definitely in their summer patterns. lots of fish today.


Charlie Got A 5lb VT Largemouth Bass Fish!

Another amazing day on the water, these guys have fished with me for three years now. My buddy Charlie put a 5 pound largemouth on the boat today!!

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Knocking It Out of the Park Fishing Smallmouth Bass fish in VT!

Rachel and I figured we’d go smash them bass this morning before it got hot. Everything worked out as planned.


6 Pound Monster Smallmouth Bass Fish!

Another amazing day on the water, got to love it when you have a client put a 6 pound largemouth in the boat and tons of big beautiful smallmouth. Over 30 fish in the boat today 4hrs!!!


These Kids Are Hooked On Fishing for Largemouth Bass

Been busy as can be, haven’t even had any time to post photos. All weekends in July are fully booked and only have a few July weekdays open. nothing better than keeping kids hooked on fishing. So awesome watching these guys excel every year.


Vermont LCI Derby Pre-Fishing for Bass Fish

Chris and I did a little pre-fishing for the LCI derby. Beautiful days. My amphibia eye gear made it easy to spot the boulders and the fish.


The Cogswell Brothers put the smackdown on Bass Fishing Today!

The cogswell brothers and I put the smack down on the smallmouth bass today!!! So awesome we can still get together a few times a year!!! Talk soon boys!! Jake Cogswell! #amphibiaeyegear #duckettfishing #lunkercityfishing #wootungstenprostaff


May 19 – Great Day Fishing Smallmouth Bass

Another great day to a really busy week, pretty much all my weekends are gone all the way till the end of June. Lots of big smallmouth today.


May 21 Fishing Lake Morey Fishing Bass in VT

Lake Morey was on fire today, lots of boats out there but that didn’t stop us from putting an easy 40 bass on the boat. one of the clients was happy as could be he had never experience smallmouth. one of the clients was happy as could be he had never experience smallmouth spawning and…


Vermont Old Boys Club Fishing Lake Fairlee

Lake Fairlee was great to us today, had a group of some good old Vermont boys. Awesome day.


Personal Best For Clients Fishing in Vermont

Perfect way to end a busy week with a returning client, Chris even put his personal best smallmouth bass on the boat


My All Time Favorite Tournament Scale

I had to order a backup. They’re nice and easy for keeping track of your fish. Fish on! The Touch Screen Scale adds ease and convenience to weighing and tracking your catch. Large digital scale is packed with features, yet intuitive in use. Displaying weight in lbs./oz., decimal lbs. or kg., easily record and determine…


VT Spring Fishing: Fish Were Biting This Morning

Fish were biting this morning, did a little Brook and river fishing. Crazy to think that the first tour is only a week and a half away, can’t wait. Book a tour with one of Vermont’s best fishing guides!! you don’t catch fish I don’t get paid.


Beautiful Day on The VT Ice Fishing


Nine VT Fishing Tips To Help You Catch Fish!

Nine VT Fishing Tips that may help you catch a lot more fish next time you go out. We don’t guarantee you’ll catch fish on your own, but these tips will help you become a better fisherman. Fishing is about more than fishing. It’s about unwinding and enjoying nature. It’s about leaving the stress behind…


Get Out The Ice Cleats and Get VT Ice Fishing

Pops and I put our ice cleats on and did some serious exploring today little over 3 1/2 miles of walking and drilling holes. Pops caught some beautiful fish today and it was his first time ever catching them on a jig rod. I had 6 total, pops had 4 and we definitely both lost…


Moving The Shanty Off Vermont Ice

Another beautiful day on the ice, these guys came up from mass and had an absolute blast they even booked a summer trip. After the tour I pulled the shanty off the ice. Time to chase some lake trout a little bit. #duckettfishing #darntoughsocks #Amphibiaeyegear #lunkercityfishing #wootungsten #humminbirdfishing


First Time VT Ice Fishing From Brazil

Been another busy week, was this groups first time ice fishing and the older gentleman had never ice fished, stood on ice or even seen snow. he was from Brazil. so glad they got to put a couple northern pike on the ice. Only a couple more trips this weekend and it’s time to put…

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Sneak Peek Inside The Shanty Fishing In Vermont

Sneak peek inside the Shanty. #duckettfishing#darntoughsocks#lunkercityfishing#Amphibiaeyegear#humminbirdfishing#wootungsten


DeeAnn Daite Caught A Beautiful VT Pike

DeeAnn Daite caught a beautiful Northern Pike on the jig rod today. She played the battle just right with a two pound test. Great Job DeeAnn!


Warm Weather Blast In Vermont Makes For Early Bass Fishing

Bass Fishing is here! All this warm weather is got me thinking about the spring, calendars are already starting to fill up fast for 2022, If you’re looking for Vermont’s amazing spring fishing!!! start thinking about booking now. You don’t catch fish I don’t get paid!!! Come fish with one of Vermont’s best fishing guides…


Got some new Plano Edge Boxes

Got some new Plano edge boxes 3700’s with the water wick and dry lock seal!! They look awesome, can’t wait to put them to use!!! #duckettfishing #Amphibiaeyegear #wootungsten #humminbirdfishing #plano


Beautiful Brown Trout Ice Fishing


Large Group Bass Fishing Trip VT

Another amazing day with a big group of awesome people. Definitely a day I won’t be forgetting for a while…. lots of laughing going on today and some action on the fishing rods as well.


More Fun On The Ice | Winter Ice Fishing In Vermont

More fun on the ice!!!! We caught over 50 perch and kept a little over 20. Our clients will be eating good tonight. #duckettfishing #humminbirdfishing #wootungsten #Amphibiaeyegear #lunkercityfishing #campbrookbaitshop