Had to move the boat from one side of reservoir to the other and on the way I hugged the shore and made a few casts.

Healthy largemouth

Eagels and loons like to perch on these rocks

Shortcut to other side of island

At one point I caught 3 perch in a row on successive casts using a cricket lure.

Yellow perch with cricket lure

The bass hit hard on a trick worm while I was rowing and nearly pulled my pole into the water.

That's a large mouth

She was a fighter.

As usual, catch and release.