Where: A lake
Species pursued: Rainbow trout
Song of the day: “If It Makes You Happy,” Sheryl Crow
The general lake opener. For many freshwater anglers, of all persuasions, this marks the beginning of the fishing season. In an attempt to find a sheltered beach, I stopped by at least one lake to get an eyeful of the spectacle.
True to tradition, both the parking lot and put in teemed with fishermen, an undercurrent of pent-up winter angst punctuating the chaos.
I know, it sounds crazy, especially to those that treasure solitude, but I can relate to …