Tuesday, July 27, 2021


James Hamilton

James combines discipline forged in private capital markets with a passion for storytelling, travel, & the outdoors. He is lucky enough to have lived in destinations such as Charleston, Jackson Hole, and Andros. He is an alum of the College of Charleston.


Articles by James Hamilton:

“Hardtails” Around The Globe

Posted on: 08 Feb 2021

High octane, line-peeling good times are in store for fly fishers hunting hardtails around the world. Hardtails come in all shapes and sizes, from true tuna—such as giant bluefin and yellowfin—to various species of kingfish and mackerel. Following are profiles of several hardtail species, fish that are bound to impress [...]



Interview: Cody Rubner

Posted on: 14 Dec 2020

From living in Maine and touring the United States on the college bass fishing circuit, to poling a skiff across Florida flats on the hunt for tarpon, Cody Rubner has already lived an action-packed angling life in his 20-some years on the planet. Originally from Massachusetts, Rubner is always searching [...]



The Andros Islands: An Overview

Posted on: 22 Oct 2020

If you're in the market for a truly remote flats-fishing experience, Andros, Bahamas is a solid choice. This trio of islands, which oftentimes is called, simply, Andros Island, includes North Andros, Mangrove Cay, and South Andros. A series of channels or bights—including North Bight, Middle Bight, and South Bight—separate the [...]



Talking with Captain Kyle Schaefer

Posted on: 12 Aug 2020

James: From building paddleboards, to guiding in Colorado, Maine & Argentina, as well as managing a lodge in the Bahamas, it’s safe to say that you have lived a life of stories worth telling. Are there any guiding principles or concepts that have led you down this unique path that [...]



Bass: Your Backyard Species

Posted on: 01 Aug 2020

What is there to say about the Bass that has not already been written, recorded, or recounted around a campfire? It is unlikely that there is another species of fish that has offered the same amount of joy, recreation, and sport to anglers around the world. In North America, largemouth [...]