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How-To Tie Yarnies by Dave Kilhefner

How-To Tie Yarnies by Dave Kilhefner

At first glance, Yarnies don’t look like much but don’t let that fool you because steelhead often find them irresistible.  Plus, they’re really ch...
Trolling In 4WD vs 2WD by George Krumm

Trolling In 4WD vs 2WD by George Krumm

Directional control when trolling or backtrolling in windy conditions has always been challenging. Alicia Provost is all smiles with this Buoy 10...
7 Tips to Rowing A Driftboat (Video)

7 Tips to Rowing A Driftboat (Video)

Rowing a Driftboat is very rewarding and enjoyable, but for people who are just getting the hang of rowing, there are some particular things to pa...
Deboning Trout & Steelhead - It's All About Salmonoid Anatomy by Larry Ellis

Deboning Trout & Steelhead - It's All About Salmonoid Anatomy by Larry Ellis

Have you ever wondered how many bones there are in a trout? Allow me to save you the trouble—I’ve counted them! There are approximately 262 or so b...
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...
Don’t Write It Off...Just Yet by Lucas Holmgren

Don’t Write It Off...Just Yet by Lucas Holmgren

Fish Don’t Lie - but don’t write it off just yet. As anglers, we’re all superstitious to an extent.  Maybe superstition isn’t the right word for it...
Honoring Fishing Guide Bob Toman by Buzz Ramsey w/ Bill Monroe

Honoring Fishing Guide Bob Toman by Buzz Ramsey w/ Bill Monroe

Bob Toman, an iconic Pacific Northwest fishing guide, fisheries advocate and my longtime friend passed away in early December of 2019, just shy of ...
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. ...
Larry Cassidy discusses Dams, Salmon Migration, High-Seas Drift Netting and Beyond

Larry Cassidy discusses Dams, Salmon Migration, High-Seas Drift Netting and Beyond

Frank Amato sits down with Larry Cassidy to discuss the wonderful natural resource of Salmon & Steelhead. Larry Cassidy was the US commissione...
Float Fishing for Chum & Coho (Video)

Float Fishing for Chum & Coho (Video)

Keith Johnson guided Salmon Trout Steelheader publisher Frank Amato and Online Editor Lucas Holmgren into a fabulous fishing trip for coho (silver)...
Plugging Slow & Shallow for Steelies

Plugging Slow & Shallow for Steelies

Originally Featured in Dec. 2011 STS   When it comes to plugging for winter steelhead, don’t let your vision be limited to main currents.  Here’s w...