Profile of Paul Smith

Paul Smith, a native of Spaniard’s Bay, fishes and wanders the outdoors at every opportunity. He can be contacted at flyfishtherock@hotmail.com.

All articles of Paul Smith

  • Appreciate those apples

    If you are into rabbit hunting, the green woods is fantastic. And zero snow is most convenient for visiting with friends and family. But I still ...

  • No batteries required

    I’m sorry for so much snowshoe talk, but I love the things so bloody much. They have a place in my heart that’s jammed between fly rods and lever ...

  • Snowshoes for Christmas

    I’ll begin this week by trying to help my readers with their decisions on outdoor-oriented gifts. This time of year I get quite a few emails and ...

  • A victory for wild salmon

    As most of you know, I’m against salmon farming in sea cages in the open ocean. There’s just too much evidence telling us that it is a threat to ...

  • A Sunday with no Sunday dinner

    This itinerary was most rigid, I think, during the kids-at-home years. I’ve always believed that a person needs at least one day out of the week ...

  • A better way to farm salmon

    It is about a land-based fish farm on Vancouver Island where Atlantic salmon are being raised commercially in a totally contained environment, ...

  • Memories of mag wheels

    I grew up a bit, graduated from university and moved to the mainland for a year. I found my way back home, got married, and bought a Chevy van. ...

  • Simplicity in design

    Then they went on to refine and develop their invention into a workable airplane that they piloted by pretty much the same flight principles as ...

  • No moose

    Noah has caught an Atlantic salmon and knows the trouting experience. He is an avid motocross rider. Now he will learn the ways of moose hunting ...

  • My newest woods buddy

    There are a million TV channels, some with continuous cartoons. Video games can be so appealing, even tablets have infinite kids games available ...