Gorge fishing


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Gorge fishing trolling with a dead bait on a double hook which the fish is given time to swallow, or gorge.
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In literature:

She had found the old man lying there fast asleep, gorged with fish.
"The Lake of the Sky" by George Wharton James
The evolution of the fish-hook from the slightly curved gorge is easily intelligible.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Part 1, Slice 1" by Various
They gorged themselves with flesh, fish, game, truffles, pastry, and especially with fruit.
"Library Of The World's Best Literature, Ancient And Modern, Vol 6" by Various
Gorge and stream vanished, the versatile fish faded to blue sky showing through the green needles of a jack pine.
"Somewhere in Red Gap" by Harry Leon Wilson
They're all strung out along the edge of the channel, havin' a fish gorge.
"Wilt Thou Torchy" by Sewell Ford
After breakfast, they started on a fishing excursion down the gorge.
"Gypsy Breynton" by Elizabeth Stuart Phelps
He had been fishing, having a regular gorge, and ended by swallowing a weevil.
"The Lost Middy" by George Manville Fenn
Ten minutes later he again began the business of gorging himself on free fish.
"Lady Luck" by Hugh Wiley
Slowly, sluggishly, like some great gorged fish, the sturdy craft moved off, lifted her snout, headed upward.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science January 1931" by Various
The fish is given plenty of time to gorge the bait before striking, and this is quite important with so large a bait.
"Bass, Pike, Perch, and Others" by James Alexander Henshall

In poetry:

XIII. Hobbs hints blue,—-Straight he turtle eats:
Nobbs prints blue,—-claret crowns his cup: Nokes outdares Stokes in azure feats,—-
Both gorge. Who fished the murex up?
What porridge had John Keats?
"Popularity" by Robert Browning

In news:

Green River Fishing Report for August 22, 2012 from Ryan Kelly with Flaming Gorge Resort.
Green River Fishing Report for August 22, 2012 from Ryan Kelly with Flaming Gorge ResortFlows: Continue the same, around 1,350 during the day.
Ryan Mosley, Project Leader for the UDWR's Flaming Gorge Project, sent in this report about a fishing excursion to catch the invasive burbot by a means other than a net.
Flaming Gorge Resort co-owner and fishing guide, Kevin Clegg, with a whopper brown trout.
The commercial fleet will fish Thursday night plus three nights next week between Warrior Rock at the downstream end of Sauvie Island and Beacon Rock in the Columbia Gorge.
Green River Fly Fishing Report for July 5th, 2012 from Ryan Kelly with Flaming Gorge Resort.
USU looking for exotic fish in Flaming Gorge.
The Wyoming Department of Game and Fish is warning anglers not to disturb any nets they may find in Flaming Gorge Reservoir.
New fishing pier near Flaming Gorge Dam.
USU looking for exotic fish in Flaming Gorge .
For years, California Sea Lions had been gorging themselves on salmon on the fish ladder at the Ballard Locks.