There is a difference between going out fishing and going out fishing.

I am motivated by the love and passion of the sport of fishing. From the age of two when I first started to retain memories, I have loved the act and art of fishing. Fishing has been ingrained into my soul from the beginning. It has turned into a lifelong passion that grows stronger and stronger every year. The ability to relive the excitement of that first big catch plays out over and over for me every day when one of my anglers catches that special fish.

I have always loved guiding for this reason. I never grow tired of fishing because of the smiles and excitement of my clients. Let’s face it, I’m not in this for the money, I barely get by, but I feel that I am the richest man in the world every time that reel starts screaming and I hear the hoots and hollers from the cockpit.

Here is a brief list of some of this joy captured on film. Capt. Petrucco YouTube

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