Walt Reynolds On Lake Okeechobee
Interview by Joe Cornwall
Audio Editing and Production by Jim Stuard
Reynolds is an expert on Florida fishing and bass fishing in general as
the picture demonstrates. Walt's made a living on the professional bass
fishing circuit for 38 years. Heís been a touring professional on the
Bassmasterís Top 150 and Bassmasterís Open and the FLW. Heís retired from
guiding now, but he's always been known as a top-rated guide. Walt's owned
marinas in Missouri and Texas and he currently resides in Florida.
Walt Reynolds is the marketing director for Roland Martin Productions,
Jimmy Houston Outdoors and Mark Sosinís Saltwater Journal. He's been seen
on dozens of TV fishing shows, including Fishing with Roland Martin, TNN
Bassmasters, ESPN Outdoors, Jimmy Houston Outdoors, Fishing Canada with
Angelo Viola and Outdoor Journal. You can visit Walt on the
web at his BassnEdge web site.
fascinating show Walt takes us through the opportunities offered by the
second largest lake in the United States.
Lake Okeechobee covers more than 740 square miles and features mile upon
mile of shallow, productive water. From acres of brim beds to
cruising largemouth that consider a 12" shiner a light snack, this might
be the freshwater fly fisherman's last "undiscovered" resource! Lake
Okeechobee isn't without its threats, however. Check out these
important web sites to learn how the big lake is both one of the most
unique and productive habitats in the world and one of the most