When Indie film director Michael de Avila hooked his passion for story telling onto his love of fishing, he spawned an award-winning reality television show, "Lunkerville".
Watch the first few minutes of this episode.
"Jokers Wild Off the Hook" follows the crazy life of Sparky aka "The Joker" and friends as they travel across the USA and abroad looking for wild and crazy fishing adventures.
Mark Zona is arguably the world's biggest Chicago Bears fan and Bear's linebacker, Willie Young, is a bass fishing freak.
The land of 10,000 lakes harnesses some of the country's best fishing and most of it goes overlooked.
One could argue that there is nothing better in Bass fishing than the calm, quiet, serene trance that a topwater bait popping across the surface brings.
Watch "Westcoast Sporting Journal" on World Fishing Network.
Drop bait light gear inshore techniques for big coho off Calvert Island.
Inshore light gear strategies hunting for salmon near Denny Island.