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

  • Keep your feet warm and dry

    I hate having cold feet. I’m not talking about my feet being chilled a wee bit from a draft while watching TV in the family room. When that’s the ...

  • Thoughts on the George River caribou herd

    Last week, I related to you a story of winter camping from my own personal experience. I received a few emails from people asking gear and ...

  • Winter camping — without cold feet

    Finally we are having a real, honest-to-goodness, snowy and cold winter. The mercury at my cabin dropped to -18 C two weekends ago. I went ...

  • This one’s dedicated to Gordon

    I’m compelled from within to write this week about trouting. By the time this piece goes to press, we’ll be nigh on the opening of angling season ...

  • A bad day in the woods

    There’s no bad weather, only bad gear. Those are words dear to my heart and I repeat them often. If you appreciate your time in the woods, and ...

  • A funny thing happened on the way to Heart’s Delight

    The Christmas season is over and some of us may be feeling just a tad bit down in the doldrums.Warm summer evenings are a long ways off, and the ...

  • Foodies and salmon farming

    Happy New Year to everyone. I hope you all enjoyed Christmas to the fullest and shared tons of time and delicious meals with friends and family. ...

  • The quiet joys of Christmas cake

    When I opened my house door yesterday, coming home from work, the sweet aroma of dark fruit cake instantly aroused my olfactory cells. The ...

  • A crazy world

    The end of 2012 is drawing near. This is the last Saturday before Christmas and people are running about trying to finish off their last-minute ...

  • A crazy world

    The end of 2012 is drawing near. This is the last Saturday before Christmas and people are running about trying to finish off their last-minute ...