Off Roading in Big Cyprus National Preserve
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Off Roading in Big Cyprus National Preserve

Located some 75 miles west from Miami, but a world away, Big Cypress National Preserve is a diverse landscape, where one can see cypress and mangroves, alligators, and panther tracks all in one day! It’s west of the Everglades and very swampy. Fresh off my Bronco Off-roadeo training in the Texas Hill Country (see blog…

Fishing Report: Florida Everglades Peacock Bass Explosion

Fishing Report: Florida Everglades Peacock Bass Explosion

December 20, 2021 fishing report. In what is probably the last fishing trip of this year, yesterday’s Everglades backcountry trip for peacock bass ended 2021 on an incredibly high note! Fishing with guide Scott Rose of Miami Peacock Adventures we landed high double digits, low triple digits of our target species: Peacock bass, which are…

Extreme Geographical Points: the southern tip of mainland  US
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Extreme Geographical Points: the southern tip of mainland US

Like the Johnny cash song, I’ve been everywhere man … I’ve crossed all geographic lines of demarcation by foot (Greenwich Mean and Arctic Circle) and all the others by US Navy ship (both tropics of Cancer and Capricorn, International Date Line and the Equator) , except the Antarctic circle. I’ve hiked through every type of…