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Jigging for Kokanee by Scott Walters w/ Terry Walters

Jigging for Kokanee by Scott Walters w/ 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 productive me...
Fishing with Elke on the Deschutes by Terry J Wiest

Fishing with Elke on the Deschutes by Terry J Wiest

  The Deschutes has to be one of the rivers that every steelheader must try and fish. The numbers may not always be huge, but the scenery, the wate...
Choosing Driftboat Oars & Blades | Jake Gregg & Dan Fisher

Choosing Driftboat Oars & Blades | Jake Gregg & Dan Fisher

Driftboat oars are one of the most essential pieces of the entire operation. From sizings to blade styles, you'll find a lot of options, and prefe...
Jigging for Big Trout in Rivers by Bill Herzog

Jigging for Big Trout in Rivers by Bill Herzog

I started using jigs for trout here in eastern Washington a few years ago. First as a novel alternative to heavily pressured trout, then as I disc...
Sockeye Galore Story & Photos by Scott Haugen

Sockeye Galore Story & Photos by Scott Haugen

You don’t have to travel to Alaska or Canada to experience sockeye fishing success. An abundance of these fish await in north-central Washington.  ...
June Hogs by Sara Ichtertz

June Hogs by Sara Ichtertz

  Once having one of the most plentiful salmon runs on the planet, the Columbia River system is the core of the salmon runs of the Pacific Northwes...
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...