Saturday Cumberland River Run

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


Mel’s Top 5

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

Mel’s Fishing Tales

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.