2,500 mile Fishing Traipse – PART 2: Fishing Mississippi!
2,500 mile Fishing Traipse – PART 2: Fishing Mississippi!
well here we go guys we're five hours into our road trip here we're in Alabama and Tommy is taking advantage of the pitstop to load up his cargo pants with as many slim jims as possible and Becca's giving Jacob a good feeding and Nathan who will never admit it actually pooped himself and we finally got him.
Wrestled to the ground and changed the smite protest so they have gleaned diaper there bud yeah I feels good doesn't it just another wonderful pit stop on our eight hour road trip from Tennessee to Mississippi well guys we just spent eight hours in the car your bottom sore your back hurts we've been in the car a.
Long time you guys all been really good it looks like someone's been smoking weed in the elevator we got a nice little two-room suite for the family got a little kitchenette over here lovely view of the pool going on the kids are gonna love that and Jacobs got himself a.
Jumping space is that right Jacob and nice little master suite we got another room just like this over there for the kids so it's about eight o'clock nine o'clock so you go ahead and put the kids to bed and tomorrow we're gonna go see what we can do about having some funding maybe catching some fish too ah it feels good to get some sleep huh and it's a.
Beautiful day outside and we are excited to go explore Mississippi how are you guys you want to explore Mississippi yeah yeah we've never been in Mississippi before so this is kind of cool yeah let's go get some breakfast anything you like that looking good baby take you what we're gonna do with this lovely Memorial Day.
But any good plans well this is where everyone's telling me to go fish for drum I'm gonna check this out and see what people have to say about this my guy he was giving me the hookups he says that the drummer down in the calmer water yeah I like a boss man oh look at this there you go man you got a fish fry.
Coming here well guys this is Lafleur Bluffs State Park here in Jackson Mississippi and I'm gonna check this place out and see what the fishin situation is cuz I really want to catch a big Buffalo I talked to these guys back here not much is going on but I'm seeing lots of guard jumpin I be okay with some gar that'd be cool so so my.
Wife was all freaking out like hey we're Mississippi now there might be there might be alligators but now I'm sure there's no alligator we just fine there's a freakin alligator right there you see him moving right there just swimming along he looks like he's about 5 feet long yeah probably but don't worry.
Nathan's a lot shorter and smaller he'll probably Nathan first he just disappeared well he might be he might be coming to hunt you down so that's hanging out in the playground so Becky you know how I said there's no alligators here five footer over there I'm gonna pull out see what happened not super optimistic I think the spillway it.
Looks better but hey I got the time and the opportunity let's try it out you found a dinosaur tooth or a dinosaur claw all those your fossils that's a dead softshell turtle right there I'm gonna set up one rig for Buffalo and use a method lead and a hair rig and all that good stuff and I'm gonna set up another rig for.
Drum and I'm gonna use a high-low rig I'm gonna do my basic punko pack bait here all right there we go try to met the lead packed with some panco jello and sweet corn we're see we can't catch a buffalo as a t-rex - you're actually found a pretty legit Stegosaurus fossil.
There didn't you that does look like an alligator egg or something does that or a turtle egg we have driven 15 hours to play with the kids at a playset you know what we're having a great day well I got a few hits and a few beeps on the vital arms but not much is going on that it's hot it's in the middle of the day I'm not.
Terribly surprised you know right there we run up in the air put it up in the air you got it tiny little channel catfish very very first Mississippi fish there we go would you rather stay here and fish or go get some lunch and ice cream soda line for about an hour and a half caught one little tiny channel catfish.
Got some bites but it's just been fun relaxing day the kids got to play on the play set but we are gonna go grab some barbecue something cold to drink and we are going to relax a little bit this is what life's all about it's about eating ribs and barbeque on a fold-out bed with your family in front of the TV.
Yeah that's the good stuff right there me and Nathan are gonna go try out that spillway and see if we can't catch some drum tonight we kind of do some reconnaissance you ready to go fishing buddy well we're gonna go to Academy get some fishing gear then we're gonna hit the bank my first time going to Academy the whole.
Mix in here there's some worms no will you hold these buddy don't let the worms get out hi let's go fishing we're gonna see if we can't catch some drama Buffalo here it goes well tonight we're gonna come back here and film some more maybe tomorrow or the next day so we'll see how it goes you got those worms grab it grab it.
You have a date hello pull it up hi reel them in a little baby Channel cat there we go hi five months yeah oh he is a fighter you've got to fish you kind of drum that's a drum no that's it that's a drum and that's a table cat and look at that nathan is your drum there we go.
Well high-five Nate you got to fish in one go well me Nathan had a good time catching some little baby catfish and had our first drum Nathan got one and I got one so congratulations Nathan it's another beautiful day and we're do a little exploring hang out together family maybe just picnicking and of course there will.
Be fishing so so let's let's go see what there is to be had hey guys I'm Addie low State Park here just some goldfish here must be the goldfish big fatties yeah those will catch some flat head the blue in the water to keep the algae down yeah well guys I'm here at DLO State Park and I picked up some minnows and.
Some goldfish and it's a little bit of tackle and the people here are just super friendly they gave me some tips on where to go fishing and swimming hey buddies you guys want to go fish and swim yeah well let's go check it out we're gonna go drive down the road a little bit okay let's check out this creek man this is gorgeous.
Little kid pool well guys we're head this lovely little Creek and we are grossly unprepared we only have one of the boys life vests we don't have swim trunks I'm wearing jeans and boots yeah and I've got a 10-foot carp rod but you know we're just gonna make it work we're just going to have a good time and see what happens maybe we'll pull out some.
Fish we got to find a nice shady spot where Becca can put her feet in the water Jacobs gonna hang out with Mama Nathan's on the timeout rocker disobeyin mommies oh there we go.
Well guys got about three hits saw one of them but this look really tiny little guys 6 inches 8 inches long so so my gear my baits a bit too big I think that's real fun real beautiful how are you guys doing do you guys having a good time oh that it's a pretty spot isn't it.
Oh hey if you're watching that I appreciate it thank you very much new dig it was very very poopy but we forgot wipes so we had to do things we're not not proud of but we got it cleaned anyway so let's go home and get some food and take it easy well we dropped off mom and Tommy and Jacob and me and Nate are gonna go fish.
The spillway again we're gonna see if we can't catch ourselves a big Buffalo maybe a decent catfish this time ready let's do it all right Nate come on keep going buddy did you fill your boot up full of sand here we go another channel catfish on my cart babe.
Sittin here with the camping chair in vile arms maybe lazy man fishing but that is exactly what I need today oh I'm exhausted sweat sweat through this shirt like nobody's business - that is just crazy look at all those fish look at this all of a sudden the river just came alive there's fish everywhere just jumping I have no idea what they are.
Nathan has completely filled his boot full of sand I mean this thing is solid sand well guys we had an absolute blast fishing here at this spillway didn't we did we Nathan yeah we had a good time tell lots of little fish nothing fancy but had a fun and it was a great time with with the boy why don't you gonna see mom in it Tommy.
Let's go let's go home well guys we're back we're filthy and we need to freeze those goldfish so we're improvising chicken nugget package full of goldfish it's 9:10 p.m. but I promised the boys that take them swimming so here we are all right guys you ready for a late night swim gonna lizard look at the lizard.
See look at the lizard all right guys let's have some fun yeah finally Batman okay so you guys gonna be excited to do this wall mount my truck my class tomorrow alright guys so let's go back to the hotel let's go see mommy and Gigi.
Well guys here I am in downtown Jackson and I'm gonna be attending a seminar here I'm a criminal defense attorney and that's why I'm here in Mississippi actually is 2:10 this little training session conference singer majiggy so had to change into my nice clothes do this for a couple days while the kids have fun.
I just found out they cancelled the seminar on me literally walk in there oh yeah I've been canceled like I just drove from Virginia to be here Hey oh you didn't get the email I'm not gonna think too deeply about what a pain in the butt that is and just have fun and be glad that you get a couple more days to fish with my kids we need to go do.
Something now we have some good friends that we haven't seen in years who live in Baton Rouge Louisiana which is like what two and a half three hours south of this so we just got off the phone and they say they've got a bed available for us and they live on a lake right yeah so that sounds like we need to go visit some friends in Baton Rouge.
Let's go we'll just be even farther for Virginia that's gonna be if you'd like to see more great outdoor boys videos including all the videos from this southern road trip check out the link in the description and don't forget to click subscribe we put out new videos every week and join us every Saturday morning for a new adventure from the.
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