Commitment to Catching Big Brown Trout

By Guest Contributor: Duane Doty, ozarktroutrunners.com Catching big brown trout can be done on just about anything, anywhere, any time of the year on Lake Taneycomo. The current state record caught by Scott Sandusky, weighing 28 pounds 12 ounces, was caught on power bait around Cooper Creek. The previous state…

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Lake Taneycomo trout are biting

This past weekend, my good friend, Payden Hays, and I trekked down to Branson for a weekend of trout fishing on Lake Taneycomo. I was excited because the fishing had been good lately according to reports. I was also very interested to see how my new boat, an old 1961…

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Lake Taneycomo Renewed My Love of Fishing

When I was in grade school, fishing was a daily part of my life. Most of my evenings and weekends were spent on the banks of the small pond behind my childhood home. The bass and crappie must have hated me because I fished the pond so much. I loved…

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Trout Fishing Lake Taneycomo

The trout fishing at Lake Taneycomo has been nothing short of spectacular all summer long. On a recent trip in August, Ryan Miloshewski and I, along with our friend Zach Behlmann, absolutely hammered the fish. Although the water wasn’t running Saturday morning, the area just above Monkey Island produced quantities…

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Milo Wins First Writing Award for MOC Branson Destination Contest

By Ryan Miloshewski Recently, Kyle Stewart, co-executive director of the Missouri Outdoor Communicators, informed me I had won an award in the annual destination writing contest for the 2015 MOC Conference in Branson, MO. This is my first award pertaining to writing and I couldn’t be more ecstatic! The article,…

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