NWFR will be upgrading to a completely new website this fall. You're going to love it!
Night temperatures are falling and that’s a sure sign that fall is just around the corner. It also means that fishing for Kokanee and landlocked Chinook is coming to an end. On a positive note, September, is a month when you can catch some of your biggest fish of the year; catching these big fish can be a challenge. Like all Salmon, these fish are...  [read more]
By: Gary Miralles for Macks Lure   Article Category: Tackle   Date: 9/4/2016
As I write this I hear the first of the fall rains hitting the roof. Normally this would cause me to make sure my coho river fishing gear is all in order and ready to go. This year, unfortunately, many of my normal fall salmon fishing locations are closed in order to protect the low forecasted return of coho.My plan instead is to get back to...  [read more]
By: Nathan Nesbit of GoneFishingNW.com   Article Category: Trout   Date: 9/4/2016
Coming Soon - our New Name!
We're excited to be rolling out the new name for our web site, officially changing over on March 15th to NorthwestFishingReports.com.

Read more about it here:

NorthwestFishingReports.com name change

And as part of our name change, Premium Memberships will go away and these features will be available to all registered members of the site! So if you haven't signed up, or you've lost your log in information, you're going to want to get it all back up and running so as not to miss any of the great additional features.

Please stop by and say "hi" at the Big Horn Show in Spokane, March 19-22nd for free gifts and some fun activities for you and your family!
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Posted by: Mike Carey
Posted: 03-10-2015, 11:23 AM
Category: General
February Newsletter Plus Odds and Ends
Our February Newsletter came out featuring articles on burbot fishing, winter kokanee action, and ice fishing. The ice fishing options are rapidly dwindling, be safe out there! If you want to receive our monthly e-mail newsletter just sign up for our forum. It's free, and being a member gives you access to additional features on the site. February Newsletter

On the horizon...

BIG CHANGES COMING MARCH 15th! Watch the forum and this space for the Announcement...

March 19-22 - Join us at the Spokane Big Horn Show.

May 2nd - Lake Chelan Fishing Get Together. RSVP on the Forum today!
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Posted by: Mike Carey
Posted: 02-09-2015, 08:15 AM
Category: General
January Newsletter
This month's Newsletter features a Steelhead Float fishing video, and articles on plug fishing for steelhead, Wild Steelhead handling, and squiding for the calamari fans out there!

January Newsletter
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Posted by: Mike Carey
Posted: 01-17-2015, 07:52 PM
Category: General
Puyallup Sportsman Show $100 Give-away!
Would you like a crisp $100 PLUS reduced admission to the Puyallup Sportsman's Show? Well, it's easy. Just print out our coupon TWO times. Once to get $2 off your admission (weekdays) and a second time to bring to our booth (327, Main ShowPlex) to enter in our drawing for $100!

Here's the link to the Coupon:


Print it out for your chance to win $100!

BTW - we'll have special gifts for our visitors at the booth, including free fishing gear!
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Posted by: Mike Carey
Posted: 12-31-2014, 08:18 PM
Category: General
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