About Rich Hohne

Rich Hohne is the Brand Communications Manager at Simms Fishing Products. When he is not thinking about fishing, he is writing about fishing and dreaming up new trips.

10 Things I Learned From Bruce Chard

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Two days bobbing in the ocean with one of the Keys best guides isn’t all for naught

When Louis Cahill of Gink & Gasoline fame invited me to the Florida Keys for a couple days of tarpon fishing this April, I practically had my bags packed before I could hang up the phone. Two years ago, Louis and I fished the Keys together but experienced tough fishing which made the goal for this season simple — we wanted redemption. Unfortunately, those two days now in the distant past don’t seem so bad; in fact, compared to our most recent trip, they appear as bright stars on our resumes. This year, we fished — or perhaps better put — we leisurely boated for two full days and saw exactly zero fish. Continue reading