Tagged with Cleveland Metroparks

Memorial Day Weekend, Wallace Lake

Memorial Day Weekend, Wallace Lake

The tail end of my kayak and the fountain at Wallace Lake BEREA, OH – It’s fair to say I am more patriotic than most people.  I love our country and especially our veterans.  I am a strong believer and supporter of American exceptionalism and no words can describe how I feel about those who … Continue reading

Cleveland Metroparks, Wallace Lake Fishing Derby

Cleveland Metroparks, Wallace Lake Fishing Derby

BEREA, OH – With my wife out of town for work, I had a little assistance from the Cleveland Metroparks (www.clevelandmetroparks.com) with keeping the kids entertained today.  In what has become an annual tradition, we participated in a kids fishing derby at Wallace Lake.  These are very well organized, a lot of fun, and create … Continue reading

One day, three kayak fishing locations

One day, three kayak fishing locations

A fine Rainbow Trout from the kayak, at Wallace Lake BEREA, OH – The previous weekend’s Kid’s Fishing Derby at Wallace Lake had me wondering if there were any stocker Rainbow Trout remaining.  If you read my previous post covering the event, you will know I did not give the fishing it’s due effort, which … Continue reading

Christmas hangover at Wallace Lake

Christmas hangover at Wallace Lake

A nicely colored Wallace Lake Rainbow Trout BEREA, OH – When I recently posted my “Year end recap…” I fully expected that I would not get to fish in the last few days of 2015.  Surprisingly, the unseasonably mild weather and some other favorable circumstances found Bryce and I fishing at Wallace Lake the day … Continue reading

Fall Family Fishing Fest

Fall Family Fishing Fest

A historic site for a family fishing event Fishing a new location is always exciting, and today I got to do that while also participating in a very fun Cleveland Metroparks sponsored event with my son.  The event, “Fall Family Fishing Fest” took place at the Ohio & Erie Canal Reservation on E49th in Cuyahoga Heights, Ohio.  The … Continue reading

Rocky River & Lake Erie from the kayak

Rocky River & Lake Erie from the kayak

Although the nights are starting to get cold, we are still having many very hot days on Ohio’s north coast.  I recently made the most out of one of those days by taking the kayak over to the Cleveland Metroparks and launching out of Emerald Necklace Marina. I started my day of fishing right at … Continue reading