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When it Rains... Understanding Water Conditions by Cameron Black

When it Rains... Understanding Water Conditions by Cameron Black

We’ve all been there before. Lying in bed the night before a salmon or steelhead trip to your favorite small river. You’ve been waiting all week fo...
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...
Fishing Road Trips by Josiah Darr

Fishing Road Trips by Josiah Darr

I think I speak for almost all diehard steelhead fishermen when I say there there’s at least one river far away from where you live you’ve been dyi...
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 ...
Oregon State Record Steelhead (The Story of the Catch)

Oregon State Record Steelhead (The Story of the Catch)

Roger Mccann of Portland Oregon, talks about the day he hooked the Oregon State Record steelhead on a plug while fishing the Wilson River with a c...
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...
Jigging For Kokanee At Odell Lake by Scott Walters with Terry Walters

Jigging For Kokanee At Odell Lake by Scott Walters with Terry Walters

If you fish for kokanee and want more production out of your trips, please continue reading... Jigging for kokanee is not only a highly productiv...
Chinook Salmon Bait Options by Scott Haugen

Chinook Salmon Bait Options by Scott Haugen

Imagine having a nose so good that you could smell your way back to the precise place where you were born. That’s what salmon do, and anglers who capitalize on this acute sense of smell, find consistent success when it comes to catching springers.

“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

** Some of the information in this article regarding specific numbers may be dated, but the insight and information is very helpful ** Changing reg...
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...
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...