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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 ...
Do YOU Want A Dam on the Chehalis River?

Do YOU Want A Dam on the Chehalis River?

There is a public comment period on the proposal to build a Dam in the upper Chehalis Watershed. Make Your Voice Known Submit A Public Comment Co...
Spey Curious – How to rig your Skagit Outfit by Mark Bachmann

Spey Curious – How to rig your Skagit Outfit by Mark Bachmann

The terms Skagit Rods and Skagit Casting are credited to Ed Ward who was explaining some revolutionary fly fishing techniques on the discussion gro...
Underwater Egg Bites | Photography & Story by Scott Haugen

Underwater Egg Bites | Photography & Story by Scott Haugen

Originally Featured in Salmon Trout Steelheader issue: May, 2014 The mystery of what lies beneath the surface intrigues me…always has. As anglers,...
Jack Glass, Brandon Glass & Dan Fisher Interviews at the PDX Sports Show

Jack Glass, Brandon Glass & Dan Fisher Interviews at the PDX Sports Show

The new Salmon Trout Steelheader Podcast features interviews and articles, and is hosted by Lucas Holmgren. Listen below to three interviews conduc...
University of Salmon Camp by Josiah Darr

University of Salmon Camp by Josiah Darr

When you graduate from high school, the world is at your fingertips. There are so many directions you can go with nothing holding you back. For so...
Line Management 101 by Scott Haugen

Line Management 101 by Scott Haugen

January 2011 Feature: There’s no doubt that among the many advancements in fishing technology, lines have dramatically advanced over the past decad...
Tying Spawn Sacks (with directions) by Scott Amerman and Phil Pirone

Tying Spawn Sacks (with directions) by Scott Amerman and Phil Pirone

One would not think competitors could be friends, but that is what we are. Both Scott Amerman and I have great respect for each other’s talents. ...
10 Tips to Catch More Salmon on Plugs by Andy Martin

10 Tips to Catch More Salmon on Plugs by Andy Martin

Within a couple of minutes after his plug disappeared in the dark green water of the Chetco River, Rich Ariza felt a violent jerk on his rod. The t...
Hover Fishing Tidewater Chinook by Scott Haugen

Hover Fishing Tidewater Chinook by Scott Haugen

With the motor turned off, my buddy, Chris Stewart, and I, let the boat drift. We sat in silence, gaging the movement of the boat as the outgoing t...
The Firing Line by Josiah Darr

The Firing Line by Josiah Darr

 When fishermen talk about the infamous “Buoy 10 Fishery” it’s often followed up with grumblings about how bad the crowds are and how big the water...