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Fishing New Lakes for Kokanee & Trout by Rob Phillips

Fishing New Lakes for Kokanee & Trout by Rob Phillips

Just on a whim a couple of years ago, one of my fishing buddies, Merle Shuyler and I decided we were going to try fishing Rock Lake, in Eastern Was...
Summer Spinner Gliding by Josiah Darr

Summer Spinner Gliding by Josiah Darr

  Ahhh…. Summer time. The days are hot, the nights are warm and the rivers get low. Light beer, barbecues and kids floating down the rivers on anyt...
10 Tandem Rigs for Trout by Gary Lewis

10 Tandem Rigs for Trout by Gary Lewis

For bigger fish from streams and stillwaters, try these tempting two-fly setups. The first trout grabbed my fly, streaking six feet from his lie t...
Willamette Wild Steelhead Runs Improve after Sea Lions Euthanized

Willamette Wild Steelhead Runs Improve after Sea Lions Euthanized

Columbia and Willamette river salmon and steelhead have faced serious threats from California sea lions that prey on fish waiting to move up the f...
“Private Water Steelhead” by Scott Haugen

“Private Water Steelhead” by Scott Haugen

If looking to escape crowds in your winter steelheading quest, you don’t have to travel to the far north… there may be an option much closer to hom...
Pacific Northwest Fishing “Staycations” by Cody Herman

Pacific Northwest Fishing “Staycations” by Cody Herman

Changing regulations, inconsistent seasons and fluctuating fisheries have become the norm in the Pacific Northwest. Or has it? For decades, we as a...
Kayak Fishing? Written by Michael Rischer

Kayak Fishing? Written by Michael Rischer

During the past few years anyone fishing the Pacific Northwest couldn’t help but notice a brand new armada of kayak fishers showing up in rivers, l...
Fishing the Numerous Species of Salmonids in Lemolo Lake by Larry Ellis

Fishing the Numerous Species of Salmonids in Lemolo Lake by Larry Ellis

 It is a rare sight when an angler can stand on the bank of a lake, begin casting a favorite spinner or spoon, and never know whether a rainbow or ...
Fly Fishing w/ Bicycles by Joe McCann

Fly Fishing w/ Bicycles by Joe McCann

  The healthy rainbow finally came to net, tolerated a quick photo, then flashed out of sight into the current. Two others, much larger, were neve...
Finding A Keeper by Josiah Darr

Finding A Keeper by Josiah Darr

As much as young unmarried fishermen may hate to admit it, there will be a point in their lives when the desire to find that special someone will ...
You Never Go Full Plugger! By Jerid Doering

You Never Go Full Plugger! By Jerid Doering

 PLUGGING! I can hear a collective groan from the non-pluggers and a sigh of “Yeah…I know” from the pluggers out there. When you see a grown man, v...
"Bob Toman: The Fishiest Guy I’ve Ever Met” by Eric Chambers

"Bob Toman: The Fishiest Guy I’ve Ever Met” by Eric Chambers

-After 50 years of putting clients on fish, Oregon’s Bob Toman is happiest while tinkering By Eric Chambers It’s impossible to imagine Bob Toman b...