Author Archives: carolynpsmith
Underwater video of fishing
This video was taken near Long Rock off of Crescent City, CA. We were fishing from our Klamath 16 Explorer in August 2017. We attached a Crosstour Action camera to our line, about 10 feet up from our Big Hammer … Continue reading
This is a great video of a family of otters in a tide pool near the Battery Point Lighthouse in Crescent City, CA. We stumbled on these otters while touring the lighthouse.
Crabbing in Crescent City
This is from the summer of 2018 off of North Beach near Crescent City, CA in 30-35 feet of water. We attached a $30 crosstour action camera to the main line attached to the crab ring looking down. For bait, … Continue reading
Yellowfin fishing near Hurricane Bank
Billy Santiago gaffs small yellowfin tuna caught by Captain Steve.
Catching salmon while mooching off Crescent City
Fishing for king salmon off of Crescent City, CA from our 14 foot Livingston. After catching one trolling, continued trolling for 3 hours without a bite. Due to the warm water conditions and seeing fish deep on the sonar we … Continue reading
How NOT to catch a salmon!
Accidentally breaking a rod while catching a salmon can be rather interesting. Off Crescent City, CA mooching for King Salmon. Warm water conditions put the salmon down deep so we had to mooch.
Captain Steve shows off variety of Crescent City fishing
Crescent City offers great fishing with equally great variety. Over the course of a couple of days we caught halibut, salmon, and a number of different types of rock fish. Typical Crescent City King Salmon caught trolling a few miles … Continue reading
Crescent City Pacific Halibut
Uncle Joe gets lucky fishing on board the John Galt off Crescent City, CA and bags a pacific halibut. Caught on a 6” Big Hammer swim bait. Captain Steve (aka the Grumpy Fisherman) poses with the halibut that he netted … Continue reading
DIY Kayak Stability Device
Ever fall out of your kayak and get dragged halfway to nowhere when trying to land the fish of a lifetime? Then worry no more, with Grandpa Grumpy Fish’s DIY Kayak Stability Device (“KSD” for short, patent pending), you’ll stay … Continue reading
DIY Mobile Kayak Storage
A cart/mounts to store kayaks on and easily move them around when needed.