Welcomer to MFP. I think you will find the site fun and educational. You are certainly right about the trill of feeding a spoon to a big pike! What type spoons have you been having the most success with this year?
People who fish for food, and sport be damned, are called pot-fishermen. The more expert ones are called crack pot-fishermen. All other fishermen are called crackpot fishermen. This is confusing. ~ Ed Zern, 1947