Baker's Smelt Camps

Here we come 2017!

Shacks on the ice! Baker’s Smelt camps is reporting 17 camps on the ice with more to follow. Smelt numbers are looking good with only a few zeros, and some 60+. With Fishin’ Hole Smelt rigs and jig poles you can bump those numbers to the limit. Call to reserve your camp well in advance […]

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The Fishin Hole

Webstore is BACK!

Things got a little busy, and I’ll admit, I was slacking a bit. Tonight a smelt fisherman messaged me asking where the heck the rigs were! I realized I had disassembled the site while I was trying to keep up with my illustration work. Well, I dug out some inventory and what we have is […]

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The Return of The Fishin’ Hole

We have been away from our home-state for two years. It’s a long story, but we roamed through Florida, then up to Wisconsin… and now are headed back home to Maine. Our return should be late March / Early April and with that, will come new episodes of the show, new products on the website, […]

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Maine Smelt Fishing 2015

Maine Sea Smelts 2015 I woke up this morning and the good folks at Baker’s smelt camps had reports of their first numbers of the season on their Facebook page. 400 for a couple of fellas and more photos of buckets filling up fast on all the tides. That’s a good start, fishing is hot […]

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Maine Winter off to a Warm Start

Pittston, Maine The Smelt Update It’s no secret that my favorite place to fish for Sea Smelts is Pittston, Maine at Baker’s Smelt Camps. It’s also no secret that this winter has been off to a warm start. Ice has been slow to form up. More accurately, it hasn’t formed up at all. Now that […]

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Maine Smelt Fishing

Hanging Around the Fishin’ Hole Hanging around the Fishin’ Hole Smelt Fishing episode is back online and available to everyone. In this episode Kent and I visit Baker’s Smelt Camps to use the Fishin’ Hole Rigs to catch and fry up some Maine sea smelts. A great day on the ice was had, and some […]

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Website rebuilt

The Ol Fishin’ Hole had a server upgrade, which required a site re-build. Things ar estill coming together, and we will be adding tips, tricks and how-to’s. The base products are listed on the front page, as the season gears up, more will be added. Winter is setting on fast, get your smelt rigs now!

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