Paddle the water in search of bass, spend a night camping at Emerald Lake State Park and hook up with a couple of first class trout bums.
Host Marianne Eaton joins kayak guide, Jamie Mittendorf, for a paddling adventure down the Otter Creek and a trip out into Lake Champlain. Then, we visited the "Champlain Discovery" program that teaches teenagers with almost no woodworking experience how to build their own kayaks. Also, we look at a unique project that uses water control structures to properly manage beaver dam water levels. Lastly, Host Lawrence Pyne, and angler Michael Hahn, tackle the Willoughby in search of two feet of steelhead.
Host Marianne Eaton joins a class to learn the ins and outs of sculling and what the attraction is to this sport of "leverage." Then, Outdoor Journal visits with Eric Hanson and the kids of Vermont Audubon's "Take Part Program" as they demonstrate what they have done to increase the loon population. Lastly, Host Lawrence Pyne joins longtime bass guide Rod Start of Tinmouth, Vermont for a mid-September outing on Lake St. Catherine, one of several outstanding bass lakes in southwestern Vermont.