The nut doesn’t fall far from the tree

Posted by on Thursday, September 25, 2008 at 7:23 am

No doubt about it! Like father like son.

I previously posted a picture of my grandson Zachary catching his first fish . His expression was priceless.

Now I know where the excitement comes from. Zach’s father Scott was at Flindt lake and caught about his 8 millionth walleye and it still produces a thrill.

Zachary’s first walleye

Scott’s 8 millionth more.

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Great time away

Posted by on Saturday, September 6, 2008 at 7:59 am

A few days ago, I had the chance to do what I encourage every father to do.

Go fishing with your son.

In honor of Mike turning 25 and me blasting through 50 (both events later this month) Mike and I escaped for one night to paint a floor, install a new fridge, shovel out an ice house, and more.

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First Fish!

Posted by on Friday, September 5, 2008 at 7:25 am

The Adventure Continues.

Our daughter is still visiting from Vancouver with our two grandsons. Zachary (3 1/2) has been wanting to go fishing with Papa. And why not, we live on a lake and are tourist outfitters by profession.

Last evening Mike, Zach and I went out in front of the house for a few minutes.

Zachary more.

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“Bigger than my brother!”

Posted by on Wednesday, August 13, 2008 at 8:25 am

Lane Krenzen returned from a fly in trip with a huge smile bragging of a fish “Bigger than my brother!” An inch or two more and it would have been bigger than Lane too.

The northern was 42 inches long and put up quite a battle. Maybe next time he will hold it himself. The rule around here is more.

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Father and son

Posted by on Monday, July 28, 2008 at 8:53 am

Jim Harnish and his son Toby spent a few quality days together at Irene Lake. They flew out this morning all smiles and thrilled with the time spent together. This was their first fly out experience and one that will provide fish tales and memories to be shared for many years to come. My bet is that 20 years from more.

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