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Slow it Down for Salmon & Steelhead by Nick Amato

Slow it Down for Salmon & Steelhead by Nick Amato

  Tackle rigged and ready, check. Strategy to get to the bucket in Heaven’s Riffle first in place, check. A hike through the hidden trail, weaving ...
Trying Out the "Spinfish" Salmon Trolling Hardbait Lure with Big Dave & Nick Amato

Trying Out the "Spinfish" Salmon Trolling Hardbait Lure with Big Dave & Nick Amato

The new Yakima Bait co. salmon trolling development, the "Spinfish", at first glance, resembles a Kwikfish or Flatfish. Indeed it is similar, but t...
How to Replace Downrigger Wire w/ Braid, Pancake Weights & Knots by Phil Pirone

How to Replace Downrigger Wire w/ Braid, Pancake Weights & Knots by Phil Pirone

For many ocean and lake anglers, using downriggers is the key to catching fish. From ocean salmon to bottom-hugging lake trout and late day Kokanee...
Sizzling Summer Steelhead Success | Story & Photos by Scott Haugen

Sizzling Summer Steelhead Success | Story & Photos by Scott Haugen

When it comes to working bedrock ledges in the middle of the day, wading deep to attain the proper angle of presentation is important. Late Jul...
“Hooking Kids On Fishing” Story & Photos by Scott Haugen

“Hooking Kids On Fishing” Story & Photos by Scott Haugen

During the Sports Shows, Tiffany, the boys and I, love hearing stories, seeing familiar faces, and making new friends. The common bonds we share th...
Beginning Rowing for Internet Experts by Jerid Doering

Beginning Rowing for Internet Experts by Jerid Doering

As you get more experience traversing the bank on sometimes treacherous landscape, alternately sweating like a mule or standing up to your tender b...
Kokanee Dodger Tech Report by Bill Herzog

Kokanee Dodger Tech Report by Bill Herzog

Waves, frequency, vacuums, thresholds...whew...we’ll be taking a page from the book of hydrodynamics to help choose the correct dodger, check out s...
Sporadic Movement = More Springers | Story & Photos by Scott Haugen

Sporadic Movement = More Springers | Story & Photos by Scott Haugen

If you think about what catches salmon, it comes down to smell, sight, and sound. Cured eggs are some of the best scent-delivery packages there ar...
Spring Chinook Tips by JD Richey

Spring Chinook Tips by JD Richey

Springers! This time of year it’s hard for me to think about anything besides these chrome bullets that are making their way up rivers all up and ...
A Win for Fish is a Win for Everyone

A Win for Fish is a Win for Everyone

Who doesn't love strong runs of wild, river-produced salmon and steelhead? On the flip-side, who doesn't love to have lots of opportunity for thems...
North Fork Anglers - Cody, Wyoming by Kris Olsen

North Fork Anglers - Cody, Wyoming by Kris Olsen

When I think of Cody, Wyoming, I first think of the famous history of the town and the namesake for whom the city was titled. William F. Cody, born...
Jurassic Trout ... by George Krumm

Jurassic Trout ... by George Krumm

Ju·ras·sic /jəˈrasik/ adjective: Jurassic relating to or denoting the second period of the Mesozoic era, between the Triassic and Cretaceous perio...