Paradise Found

Mike PawlawskiUncategorized

I Just love catching the little ones.  All the fight of adults but there are abundant opportunities.

I’m spending a couple of days with my good friend Steve Lawler In Isla Holbox Mexico. People often ask me where my favorite place in the world to fish would be if I had to choose one. Though I can’t nail it down to one place Isla Holbox would be at the top of the list. Tarpon abound here and … Read More

Isla Holbox with Cleveland Browns QB Brandon Weeden


It’s the first day that we get to fish in Isla Holbox with Cleveland Browns QB Brandon Weeden, but the weather gods are being finicky. Our hope for adult Tarpon is in question, but we won’t let a little wind dampen our spirits…. Check out the vBlog to see the action. MP

Isla Holbox Poons W/Brandon Weeden


Isla Holbox is one of the most incredible fishing locations for both adult and baby Tarpon in the world right now. The Classic meeting of fresh and salt water form an estuary that serves as home for so many species. It’s the perfect rearing grounds for juvenile Poons. The adults come back every summer to feast on the amazing Sardina … Read More

Turkey Season with my Bow!

Mike PawlawskiUncategorized

It’s been a good season for Gobblers with the Bow. So far this year I’ve been there to see several longbeards meet their end. We had over 20 birds in front of the bow or guns in the first week alone. I didn’t even carry a weapon until the second week. When I did though it was my Bow, a … Read More

Let the fun begin!

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Spent the first week of CA turkey season calling up birds for friends. Put over 20 birds in front of the guns or bows. Made a couple of new friends in Lucas and JT. Lucas promises to be a great hunter one day (He’s just 8 right now). Had a Jake at 25 yards but didn’t quite seal the deal. … Read More

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For the last month I’ve been watching Gobblers strut around and yodel while I thought “your day will come”.  Well it’s arrived!  Tomorrow Turkey season opens here in the Golden State and I am prepped and ready.  Day 1 I have my traditional opening day hunt with my Boy Steve Lawler.  Steve started chasing Thunder Chickens about 11 years ago … Read More