I spent all day on the Cumberland arrived this past Saturday. I got an early start on the day, launching from Lock Two, heading towards downtown when I caught my biggest bass of the year so far using a top-water popper. She was hiding in deep water around some huge boulders and man did she … More Saturday Cumberland River Run
This week I am going to kick things off by listing my all-time favorite fishing spots along the Cumberland River. It has taken years for me to craft this list and I am excited to share it with you all. Please feel free to comment your favorite spots so that I can try them out! … More Mel’s Top 5: The Cumberland River
Here is a link to my weekly fishing report that is published by the Tennessean newspaper! Nashville-area fishing report: Bass are biting Best waters to fish in the Nashville area and Middle Tennessee this week. Check out this story on Tennessean.com: http://tnne.ws/26UHWJW
I will be coming up with a new top 5 list every week covering a wide range of topics including all of my favorite fishing spots, rods and reels, lures, fishing technology, and many other topics. Look for my first list, Mel’s Top 5 Cumberland River Spots, to come out in the next few days. Stay … More Mel’s Top 5
Welcome to Mel’s Fishing Tales!!! Nashville’s number one weekly downtown fishing blog!!! Starting May 2015, I will start producing blogs on the best fishing spots in Nashville, as well as tips and tricks I have picked up over the years.