Season 5

    In each episode, active duty and retired servicemen and women share their experiences in the military, while fishing, one of the most popular outdoor activities, is introduced as a natural way to recreate in our region. Fishing Behind the Lines, Season 5, tells their stories, from their lives serving in the United States Military and Canadian Forces, and their overall life experiences.

    Video thumbnail: Fishing Behind The Lines Fall Fishing for Salmon

    Fishing Behind The Lines

    Fall Fishing for Salmon

    Don and guests take to a frigid stream in Oswego County, fishing for salmon and steelhead.

    Fall Fishing for Salmon

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    Fishing Behind The Lines

    Canadian Friends

    Fishing on the chilly waters on the Bay of Quinte in Canada in search of wall-eye.

    Canadian Friends

    Video thumbnail: Fishing Behind The Lines A Wild Day of Muskies Part 2

    Fishing Behind The Lines

    A Wild Day of Muskies Part 2

    Fishing Muskie on the Grass River.

    A Wild Day of Muskies Part 2

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    Fishing Behind The Lines

    A Wild Day of Muskies Part 1

    Don meets up with friend and Marine, Wild Bill Locy, for a crazy day of fishing Muskie.

    A Wild Day of Muskies Part 1

    Video thumbnail: Fishing Behind The Lines A Summer Day Drift

    Fishing Behind The Lines

    A Summer Day Drift

    Fishing for bass, pike, and wall-eye on the scenic Grass River.

    A Summer Day Drift

    Video thumbnail: Fishing Behind The Lines Family Matters

    Fishing Behind The Lines

    Family Matters

    Don and guests fish the Black River for bass.

    Family Matters

    Video thumbnail: Fishing Behind The Lines A Day to Give Back

    Fishing Behind The Lines

    A Day to Give Back

    Don takes veterans fishing for salmon and lake trout on Lake Ontario.

    A Day to Give Back

    Video thumbnail: Fishing Behind The Lines Friends from West Point Part 2

    Fishing Behind The Lines

    Friends from West Point Part 2

    Fishing for pike and bass on Oneida Lake in Oswego County, New York.

    Friends from West Point Part 2

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    Fishing Behind The Lines

    Friends from West Point Part 1

    Fishing for pike and bass on Oneida Lake in Oswego County, New York.

    Friends from West Point Part 1

    Video thumbnail: Fishing Behind The Lines Summertime on the St. Lawrence River

    Fishing Behind The Lines

    Summertime on the St. Lawrence River

    Fishing on the St. Lawrence River in the 1000 Islands looking for bass and pike.

    Summertime on the St. Lawrence River

    Video thumbnail: Fishing Behind The Lines Big Bass on the St. Regis River

    Fishing Behind The Lines

    Big Bass on the St. Regis River

    Fishing for monster fish on the St. Regis River.

    Big Bass on the St. Regis River

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    Fishing Behind The Lines

    The First Time Fishing

    Host, Don Meissner, kicks of Season 5 on Lake Ontario with guest, Ed Smalls.

    The First Time Fishing