Fishing The Tidewaters

  • Return to Crisfield

    Legendary angler Lefty Kreh joins Tom in Crisfield, Md. to fish the Chesapeake Bay for striped bass. Great weather and great fishing welcome our anglers. They both share information on the gear they used to catch fish and also discuss the development of the popular Lefty Deceiver fly.

  • Stripers of the Roanoke

    Bob Clouser joins Tom to fish the Roanoke River in North Carolina for the sporty striped bass. They use conventional and fly tackle to catch lots of fish and share useful info on their gear.
    As a bonus Bob ties one of his popular “Clouser” minnows.

  • Spanish Gold

    Tom joins a good friend to target Spanish mackerel off the coast of North Carolina. They use fly rods and spinning gear to catch a good class of these sporty fish.

  • Happy Fish

    Tom joins famous big red drum guide Capt. Norman Miller fishing out of Ocracoke Island, NC. Tom catches his largest red drum to date on a fly rod.

  • Florida Marsh & Mangroves

    Tom joins friend and well known Florida guide Capt. Jon Cave for a day on the water targeting, red drum, snook, jack crevalle and ladyfish.

  • Home Waters

    Tom takes a look back at the season and discusses how good the fishing was in the areas that he fished. Fishing with great anglers and using the right tackle made it all possible

  • Autumn Albacore

    Tom fishes off the North Carolina coast for the sporty False Albacore. Using appropriate fly fishing equipment he shows you how and what to use to be successful.

  • Low Tech - High Drama

    This edition highlights using low tech equipment to catch a variety of fish.

  • Bounty of the Lower Chesapeake

    Tom fishes with friend Claude Bain on the lower Chesapeake Bay for striped bass and bluefish.

  • What's a Game Fish

    Tom joins Capt. Brian Horsley as they target Houndfish. One of the sportiest fish found in saltwater the Houndfish does not get any respect.

  • Red Tides

    Tom targets red drum with friends Capt. Mike Able from Charleston, SC and Capt. Bryan DeHart from Manteo, NC. Two different habitats and methods are used.

  • Rite of Spring

    Tom joins two friends to target the harbinger of spring the hickory shad. Spinning tackle and flyfishing gear come together in two trips to catch these sporty fish.

  • Destination Montauk

    Tom fishes with good friend Capt. David Fisher on Long Island Sound. Their targets for the day are striped bass and bluefish.