Category Archives: Boats I Have Loved

Farewell to FishWisher IV

Another Visit to Dean’s and… Farewell To FishWisher IV October 17-21, 2013 2013-10-17 Day 1: Home to Bakersfield Flying J via SR99: 200 miles It was time once again for my quarterly visit to my son and his family. But … Continue reading

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The New C-Dory Projects

How To Keep An Old Man Busy Just buy him a new boat! Purchased November 2010 I’m prejudiced as can be, but I think the projects were worth the effort and the $$$$$$. Check out the projects below:  The Windlass … Continue reading

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The Latest – and last – (I always say that) “FishWisher”!

FishWisher IV Arrives! My, my, my. I’ve done it again! After buying and selling three boats since the dementia episode of three years ago when for some crazy reason I sold my beloved C-Dory 22′ Angler, I have a new … Continue reading

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September 2007: I sold my baby…

FishWisher the Boat   …a cozy little retreat on the water and a great little fishing machine. September 25, 2007 This is a sad announcement, but due to my aching bones and advancing age… FishWisher the boat has been SOLD! (…and looking back on … Continue reading

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FishWisher III’s first fishing trip!

The Maiden Voyage! FishWisher’s new North River Bayhawk gets her bottom wet! February 3, 2009 Launched at the Brannan Island State Park’s launch ramp – I think she likes her bottom wet!Launched for the very first time, FishWisher III is ready … Continue reading

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My new North River… and the endless projects.

The new boat projects are coming along… To read this page in sequence, read from bottom to top. October 1, 2009 The bow cover is finally done and here’s the finished look! I didn’t get out fishing this week, but … Continue reading

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