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Posted: 6/16/2018
Species: Cutthroat Trout
Rating: 5
Fished: 6/15/2018
Hot Spots: 0
Had a couple great days on Lake Washington Weds and Fri. Monsoon/typhoon blowing on Weds afternoon. We fished the east side from Juanita Bay up to Hunts Pt. Water was rough, wind blowing and rain c...
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Posted: 6/8/2018
Species: Cutthroat Trout
Rating: 5
Fished: 6/7/2018
Hot Spots: 1
Lake Sammamish was good to us on Thursday. Falling barometer and weather front moving in made it a little tougher. We had to work for it but thats the way it should be. Caught 10 nice cutthroat in abo...
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Posted: 5/30/2018
Species: Cutthroat Trout
Rating: 5
Fished: 5/29/2018
Hot Spots: 2
Had two great days chasing Lk Washington cutties. As we all know this lady can be a fickle cold hearted mistress but for now she smiled and fishing was good. Fished the north end solo Tuesday after...
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Posted: 5/22/2018
Species: Cutthroat Trout
Rating: 5
Fished: 5/21/2018
Hot Spots: 0
The skunk is off!! Finally!! After three straight skunk trips, my luck changed. Fishing the north end lately and it has proven to be a tough nut to crack. Trolled the westside starting at Mcleer C...
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Posted: 4/26/2018
Species: Cutthroat Trout
Rating: 1
Fished: 4/26/2018
Hot Spots: 0
Good old fashioned skunk! No other way to say it. Fished from Mcleer Ck down the west side to Mag Pk. Zigzagged from 35 fow to 100 fow, up down and all around. Nada. Jumped over to Moss Bay area and ...
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Posted: 4/2/2018
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 5
Fished: 3/2/2018
Hot Spots: 0
Had a couple good days catching Friday and Saturday in MA8-2 and MA8-1. Fished Possession Friday morning and came up empty so jumped over to Hatt Island and picked up one off the west end in about...
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Posted: 3/12/2018
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 5
Fished: 3/10/2018
Hot Spots: 0
Possession Bar was good to us Saturday morning. Caught a couple real nice keepers, a beautiful wild fish and the usual shakers, some of which were almost keepers. Fished the eastside of the bar, ou...
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Posted: 3/6/2018
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 5
Fished: 3/2/2018
Hot Spots: 0
Just had 3 great days, Friday, Saturday, Monday, fishing for Blackmouth in MA8-2 and MA9. Covered a lot of miles but well worth the effort, Possession Bar, Hatt Island, Elger Bay and Greenbank. ...
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Posted: 2/18/2018
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 5
Fished: 2/16/2018
Hot Spots: 1
MA8-2 was good to us on Friday. Caught this pretty one, just a hair under 8lbs, in Elger Bay/Camano Isl St Pk area. Planned on fishing Possession but the wind gods said otherwise so headed north. T...
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Posted: 2/5/2018
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 5
Fished: 2/3/2018
Hot Spots: 0
Finally got a break in the weather so headed for MA10 to see if we could find the blackmouth. Had a great day. Fished Manchester area for the first time. Looks like a lot of opportunity down there...
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Posted: 1/18/2018
Species: Cutthroat Trout
Rating: 5
Fished: 1/9/2018
Hot Spots: 2
Had a great day fishing Lk Sammamish on Tuesday. Wind, rain and whitecap rough water. Pretty "bumpy" most of the day. Actually was rougher than heck. We ended the day with 10 or 12 to the net, lost...
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Posted: 12/10/2017
Species: Cutthroat Trout
Rating: 5
Fished: 12/9/2017
Hot Spots: 0
Fishing is good on Sammamish but you really have to work for it. Midges are in full bloom and fish are stuffed!! We worked the whole dang lake and it turned out the hot spot was right off the laun...
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Posted: 12/4/2017
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 5
Fished: 12/2/2017
Hot Spots: 2
The good news is there are lots of fish out there. The bad news is the keepers seem to be few and far between. We fished Kingston area north of the ferry dock, outgoing tide, and Presidents Pt, inc...
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Posted: 11/30/2017
Species: Cutthroat Trout
Rating: 5
Fished: 11/29/2017
Hot Spots: 0
Had a good day fishing Lk Sammamish on Weds. Hooked up with Ben Eggertson and Pat Moore. Ben and Pat did most of the catching, I did most of the fishing. Thats the way it goes some days. We ended u...
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Posted: 11/12/2017
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 5
Fished: 11/11/2017
Hot Spots: 0
We fished Possession Bar on Friday and Saturday. To say we had fun is an understatement!! This might sound like a total bs fishing story but I dont think we went longer than 10 minutes without having ...
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Posted: 10/28/2017
Species: Cutthroat Trout
Rating: 4
Fished: 10/27/2017
Hot Spots: 0
It was grind it out fishing on Lk Sammamish on Friday. Fish were really scattered. We did manage to get four in the boat, three about 15 inches and one nice fat pig about 18 inches. One came home, C&R...
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Posted: 10/12/2017
Species: Cutthroat Trout
Rating: 5
Fished: 10/11/2017
Hot Spots: 0
Sammamish was VERY good to us Weds. Knocked it out of the park to say the least. Hooked up with buddy Pat Moore, finally got on the water about 8:30, traffic sucked. Started at the launch and it wa...
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Posted: 9/29/2017
Species: Salmon
Rating: 1
Fished: 9/29/2017
Hot Spots: 0
No Coho love for me today (Friday) on Lk Washington. Stone cold skunk. Tried every combination I could think of looking for some magic, hoochies, squid, herring, Coho Killers, Old Goats, bucktail flie...
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Posted: 9/14/2017
Species: Coho Salmon
Rating: 2
Fished: 9/14/2017
Hot Spots: 0
Pretty quiet morning on Shilshole, at least for us. Judging from the reports we should have been there yesterday. Thats the way it goes. Swapped out a lot of gear looking for some magic but it was ...
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Posted: 9/10/2017
Species: Coho Salmon
Rating: 5
Fished: 9/9/2017
Hot Spots: 0
Had a really great morning fishing for Coho in MA-10. We intended to fish the oil docks area but thought what the heck, lets give Shilshole area a shot. Good grief, needless to say we never made it to...
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Posted: 9/5/2017
Species: Pink Salmon
Rating: 1
Fished: 9/5/2017
Hot Spots: 0
After a couple great trips for pinks on the Snohomish I think my expectations may have been a little high. Today just didn't happen. Stone cold skunk. Thats the way it goes. Think I was way past due f...
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Posted: 8/29/2017
Species: Pink Salmon
Rating: 5
Fished: 8/29/2017
Hot Spots: 0
Havent fished the Snohomish Rvr in a very long time. Hooked up with a buddy I havent seen since dirt was invented. The fish gods were good to us. Lines in the water about 7:30. Started at Snohomish...
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Posted: 8/25/2017
Species: Coho Salmon
Rating: 5
Fished: 8/24/2017
Hot Spots: 0
Had a BOOYAH morning Thursday in MA-10. Fished Edwards Pt/Edmonds oil docks area from the oil docks south to the first buoy, outgoing tide. Line in the water about 6 and non stop action until about 9:...
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Posted: 8/18/2017
Species: Pink Salmon
Rating: 5
Fished: 8/18/2017
Hot Spots: 0
Fabulous fishing in MA-10 this morning!! Lines in the water about 6:30 and had 8 or 10 fish to the boat by 8 oclock. Non-stop action, both rods were poppin! Mix of Pinks and Coho. Pinks are big and fa...
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Posted: 8/13/2017
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 5
Fished: 8/12/2017
Hot Spots: 0
After a stone cold skunk on "the bubble" Friday I think we hit the honey hole in MA-10 on Saturday. The fish gods were good to us, the weather and water gods not so much. The tin cup was not happy. ...
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