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By: Toni
Posted: 7/14/2014
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 4
Fished: 7/14/2014
Hot Spots: 1
I was going to try my hand at still fishing for kokanee on the 14th. So Sunday after work I ran around gathering all the ingredients to make my chum. Then I had to make the hooks I was going to use ...
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By: Toni
Posted: 7/8/2014
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 2
Fished: 7/7/2014
Hot Spots: 0
I took Kim (pinkpole) out kokanee fishing for her birthday and I was going to fix her deep fried panko kokanee for lunch. We were on the water by 7am and left about 10-10:30am with only 2 kokanee ...
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By: Toni
Posted: 7/6/2014
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 3
Fished: 7/6/2014
Hot Spots: 1
I wanted to go to Clear and see if I could catch fish all by myself. I think this is the 6th trip in the boat but only the 2nd by myself. I only got 2 kokanee last time. I still feel awkward fishing i...
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By: Toni
Posted: 7/4/2014
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 1
Fished: 7/4/2014
Hot Spots: 0
We were fishing at the north end of the lake by 5:30am. It was a slow day for my brother, Kim, and myself. We ended with keeping 4 rainbows releasing a couple and I lost a kokanee at the boat. They...
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By: Toni
Posted: 7/1/2014
Species: Rock Bass
Rating: 4
Fished: 6/30/2014
Hot Spots: 1
American Lake 6-30-14 Well you know the saying about best laid plans...that is what happened on June 30th when I planned on taking my grandkids and Kim (pinkpole) fishing at American Lake. When we ...
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By: Toni
Posted: 6/29/2014
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 6/29/2014
Hot Spots: 1
Area 11, Washington, June 29th 2014 We were in the water fishing by the Girl Scout Camp at 5am. It was partly cloudy with a chance of showers, a light breeze that made the air chilly. I had one salm...
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By: Toni
Posted: 6/24/2014
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 4
Fished: 6/24/2014
Hot Spots: 1
I knew that my boat was going to be gone for a week to get a top so when I saw Ron on Sunday I asked if I could go out on the kokanee “dark side” and fish with him on my next day off. He said yes so w...
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By: Toni
Posted: 6/24/2014
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 3
Fished: 6/22/2014
Hot Spots: 0
I had to work on this day so I thought I would venture out for my third outing in Ol’ Girl. I have found that it is going to take me some time to be able to pay attention to everything and catch fis...
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By: Toni
Posted: 6/17/2014
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 4
Fished: 6/17/2014
Hot Spots: 0
Today was the day I went out without the experts from yesterday. Kim (pinkpole) came out with me. We met around 6am and I don’t know what time we started fishing or what time we quit but I believe w...
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By: Toni
Posted: 6/16/2014
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 3
Fished: 6/16/2014
Hot Spots: 0
Today was a landmark. Or maybe watermark? Not only am I a year older I received my long awaited boat. Steve stayed up all night getting the downrigger stands fabricated. Steve and Trent met me at...
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By: Toni
Posted: 6/15/2014
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 3
Fished: 6/14/2014
Hot Spots: 0
William was the only grandchild overnight so I thought we should go fishing. I told him he could wake me up when he woke up if it was daylight out. He wakes up too early when he is at my house. So he ...
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By: Toni
Posted: 6/11/2014
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 4
Fished: 6/9/2014
Hot Spots: 1
I needed to sleep in and not feel rushed so I went to Clear Lake. I was on the water at 9:15am done about 11am. I got them around 35 feet down on the cable in 65-80 foot of water. I started with sta...
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By: Toni
Posted: 6/9/2014
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 3
Fished: 6/8/2014
Hot Spots: 0
Thanks to Mark the Kokanee_Slayer I came home with 4 very nice kokanee from American Lake June 8th. It was an overcast morning with the promise of clearing later in the afternoon. The lake had a sma...
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By: Toni
Posted: 6/3/2014
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 4
Fished: 6/3/2014
Hot Spots: 1
My plan all day June 2 was to fish American on Tuesday the 3rd. Just before I went to bed I checked the weather report. I was really checking for wind. It said 6-9 mph. Well that is what it said the d...
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By: Toni
Posted: 6/1/2014
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 4
Fished: 6/1/2014
Hot Spots: 2
I met Glen and Cami at 4:30am or there abouts and ran to the Girl Scout Camp. I got my first salmon at 6am and it was just legal. I was trying to keep it close to the bottom whatever the depth was an...
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By: Toni
Posted: 5/30/2014
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 5
Fished: 5/29/2014
Hot Spots: 2
After going to the PSA meeting last night (late for me)I decided that I would sleep until I woke up then go to Clear Lake. I was on the lake about 7am and first kokanee in the boat at 7:15am. Then n...
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By: Toni
Posted: 5/27/2014
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 5
Fished: 5/27/2014
Hot Spots: 1
My plan was to get up at 3:30 and get to American by 5am. I woke up at 11:00pm and couldn’t go back to sleep until 2:30am so I nixed that idea and went with the new plan. Turn off the alarm and sleep ...
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By: Toni
Posted: 5/26/2014
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 5
Fished: 5/26/2014
Hot Spots: 2
My plans changed due to lack of sleep on Sunday so I planned to go out to Clear Lake on Monday morning. I, also, wanted to smoke and can kokanee. I devised a plan. Hook up the boat and trailer while...
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By: Toni
Posted: 5/20/2014
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 2
Fished: 5/20/2014
Hot Spots: 1
Russ Carver graciously asked me if I wanted to go fishing in his boat on American and I said yes! So we scheduled to meet at 5:15am. After a mishap we were fishing by 6am. I told him to go where I h...
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By: Toni
Posted: 5/18/2014
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 2
Fished: 5/18/2014
Hot Spots: 0
We were hoping for a replay of Saturday and it looked like it may happen but after catching 4 fish., 2 each, that was it by 7am. There were four of us on the boat. A F24 brother-in-law came, too. A f...
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By: Toni
Posted: 5/18/2014
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 5
Fished: 5/17/2014
Hot Spots: 1
I met Glen and Cami (F24) at the launch and I think we were fishing by 5:30am. We got fish almost immediately. Or I should say Glen did. We were all using Wannafish A Lure Bloody Mary’s but Glen had ...
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By: Toni
Posted: 5/14/2014
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 3
Fished: 5/13/2014
Hot Spots: 0
I was in line at 4:50am. On the lake and fishing by 5:30am. I headed toward the north launch and I got a cutthroat on my way. Then I saw a big koke jump 3 different times like he was hooked. He was o...
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By: Toni
Posted: 5/13/2014
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 3
Fished: 5/12/2014
Hot Spots: 0
I had an appointment at 11:30am by the hospital in Puyallup so I thought I could get a couple hours of fishing before the running around I had to do and the appointment. I was the first one in the p...
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By: Toni
Posted: 5/11/2014
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 3
Fished: 5/11/2014
Hot Spots: 0
Every trip starts with preparation. I hooked up my boat the night before and walked by a tire on the trailer to see it was ballooned out. My neighbor had given me some tires he couldn’t use that I ke...
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By: Toni
Posted: 5/6/2014
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 3
Fished: 5/6/2014
Hot Spots: 0
Only 4 other rigs in the lot when I launched. Not like last week. I got my first kokanee a little before 6am. I had only been on the water maybe less than a half hour when I got it. There was a breez...
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