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Miles Nolte

Miles Nolte

Miles has been an outdoor writer and editor for more than a decade and was a fishing guide for even longer than that. He’s the former Angling Editor at Gray’s Sporting Journal and author of The Alaska Chronicles.

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Fish Eggs and Duck Guts: An Old Myth Redefined

Freshwater

Fish Eggs and Duck Guts: An Old Myth Redefined

This article comes from the Bent Fishing Podcast’s “Fish News” segment, where hosts Joe Cermele and Miles Nolte go head-to-head to find and report the most interesting and amusing fishy stories across sources far and wide—from respected scientific journals to trashy tabloids. A few years ago, our...
Maggie Hudlow Apr 5, 2021
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Bar Room Banter: Mysterious Eel Sex in the Bermuda Triangle

Freshwater

Bar Room Banter: Mysterious Eel Sex in the Bermuda Triangle

Chances are, you haven’t given freshwater eels much thought. I mean, sure, they were a staple food of the native tribes that lived on the East Coast and fed the starving Mayflower voyagers upon reaching the New World, but for some reason these 4-foot-long, slimy, bug-eyed, snake-looking fish didn’t...
Miles Nolte May 18, 2020
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Das Boat Episode 6: The Final Leg

Catfish

Das Boat Episode 6: The Final Leg

Long river trips might be my favorite adventures. They’re like backcountry pack trips without pack animals. Rivers can take you deep into some wild places aboard a vessel that will carry far more than the basic necessities, doesn’t require feeding, and never bucks you off—at least not intentionally...
Miles Nolte Sep 19, 2019
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Das Boat Episode 5: Georgia Homecoming

Freshwater

Das Boat Episode 5: Georgia Homecoming

Revisiting a favorite fishing spot that you haven’t been to in awhile can be a fraught experience. What if it’s not as good as you remember? What if some yahoo buddy of yours blew up your spot on social media and everybody and their sister started fishing it? What if the fish are still there, but...
Miles Nolte Sep 12, 2019
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