Angling Microadventures

Fly fishing alpine lake

The term microadventures was coined by famous hiker, backpacker and explorer, Alastair Humphreys. It is defined as an adventure that is short, simple, local, cheap – yet still fun, exciting, challenging, refreshing and rewarding. I really like the idea of microadventures because my reality is that I only have one or two long weekends per year to go on an …

Kayak Stability vs Standability for Fishing

kayak on lake shore

Here is a great write up from Chris Payne over at Payne Outdoors on the difference between kayak stability versus standability: https://payneoutdoors.com/kayak-stability-versus-standability/   This article really highlighted the differences between my Ocean Kayak Trident 13 and my Pescador Pilot 12. I found the Trident to be very stable and it served me well for my first few years of kayak …