John Brezzo 3/2/42 – 12/02/21

John Brezzo passed away at Good Samaritan hospital last Saturday 12/02/21,  after a heroic fight against cancer.    John has always been a “bigger than life” fly fisherman to me over the  half a century that I have known him,  as are many of the older flyfishermen I hang out with these days.   When I…

Tough Day for Don and I

Dec 11, 2024 – With the biggest  atmospheric river storm expected to soak the Bay Area  tomorrow,   I figured the fish might be on the feed  with the barometer drop.   But with  last nights bright moon and a poor solonar rating,  the day was spent looking for biting fish-more looking than catching.  We did some…

Best Day of December

Saturday Dec 4,  2021 – I’m getting a feeling that nobody really knows what makes stripers in the Oneill Forebay eat.  This year has been a strange Striper year all around.    There are many who are saying that its one of the worst seasons on record.  Many of the San Luis regulars in November…