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Big Smooth's Reports

Posted: 8/13/2009
Species: Pink Salmon
Rating: 4
Fished: 8/12/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Pretty good day. Took 5 home and had at least a dozen on. We made one mistake though. We left an area where you could see fish. Listened to the fish checker and headed to Robinson Point for the first ...
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Posted: 8/9/2009
Species: Pink Salmon
Rating: 5
Fished: 8/8/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Started at 11am and fished until 6pm Vashon side of Quarter master Harbor to the Ferry docks. Thousands of Pinks are in. Not many crowds over there, unlike Dashpoint. My god, The peir at Dashpoint wa...
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Posted: 8/3/2009
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 2
Fished: 8/1/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Got to the mouth at first light and fished all morning. Saw very few hooked. One guy hooked into three himself with herring. Looks like this is turning out to be a repeat of last year. They are still ...
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Posted: 8/3/2009
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 2
Fished: 7/31/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Saw a few nice fish today. Not many though. Went over to Browns point for the low tide and watched the shore anglers real in a few pinks. Still not a lot yet.
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Posted: 7/26/2009
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 2
Fished: 7/26/2009
Hot Spots: 0
I think I need to start earlier. Launched at Point Def @ 6am and fished till noon. We fished the slag pile until about 10 am and seen a few nice fish taken. None for us though. I had two takedowns but...
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Posted: 7/20/2009
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 7/19/2009
Hot Spots: 0
FINALLY! Hooked into my first salmon of the year. Had my son get all the gear out of the way then I handed it over to him. Felt like a 15-20lber. I turn my back and my son has my pole over the side of...
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Posted: 7/20/2009
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 7/17/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Had a great day on the water with my friend and his daughter. Got into a mess of decent size flonder. The crab pots produced a dungeness and 3 moster red rock. No salmon today though :(. Fish checker...
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Posted: 7/11/2009
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 7/11/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Well, with some help from many of you at WL, my crab trip was successful. My son and I were going to try Penrose Point, but way too much seaweed in the water to troll while we waited for the pots to f...
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Posted: 7/6/2009
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 2
Fished: 7/2/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Went to Browns point and mooched a while. Caught a good size flonder and a few dogs. Went across the bay and we hooked into a Quillback rock fish about 3 pounds. Other than that it was a dog day. Not...
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Posted: 6/27/2009
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 2
Fished: 6/27/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Gave it hell today. Up at 3, on the water by 4:30. I saw a few fish taken but not many. We started out by trolling the slag pile and then headed to the Point. after about 5 hours of trolling, we decid...
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Posted: 6/21/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 3
Fished: 6/20/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Well, A bit of slow day. We landed 3 fish, one being about 15". Nice quiet day on the lake though and the fish were surfaceing everywhere, just not hitting. We fished bottom with power bait and I fish...
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Posted: 6/14/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 2
Fished: 6/13/2009
Hot Spots: 0
What a slow day on Mineral. At least I landed one, which was one better than everyone else on board. Caught him on a firetiger flatfish. Fished from 9am to 5pm. Next time I'll make sure we are there f...
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Posted: 6/5/2009
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 1
Fished: 6/4/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Not one bite. But I did manage to drag in a Rug and get a duck tangled in my line, eventually hooking (on accident) it when it decided to run. I eventually cut my line when I decided hauling the duck ...
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Posted: 5/31/2009
Species: Lingcod
Rating: 2
Fished: 5/31/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Got up and was on the water by 5:30. Nice morning but no action drifting just noth of the Narrows to the boat launch. Took a quick ride over to the west side of Fox Is. and trolled for salmon. No tak...
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Posted: 5/30/2009
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 4
Fished: 5/30/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Good day on Tapps. Didn't even need a boat, just a hook and a few grubs. Caught 4 lost three all while drinking beers and swimming at a friends house.
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Posted: 5/17/2009
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Rating: 1
Fished: 5/17/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Slow day but what great weather. Can't wait for area 11 to open back up.
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Posted: 5/4/2009
Species: Carp
Rating: 3
Fished: 5/4/2009
Hot Spots: 1
Well, it was another day that I was too sick to go to work. I somehow mustered up enough strength to do some therapuetic fishing. This time went to the intake, no water was coming out so the area was ...
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Posted: 5/3/2009
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Rating: 1
Fished: 5/3/2009
Hot Spots: 1
Took another walk down Dike 15 at the basin. Saw some carp jumping and having a good time but no action with my top water lure. Not feeling well today so I only stayed for about 20 minutes. Good excer...
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Posted: 4/28/2009
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Rating: 2
Fished: 4/26/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Stopped by Tapps in the early afternoon by Dike 15. Carp were swarming and didn't really see anything else. Fished for about 2 hours and called it a day. Nice Calm water and good weather, just no acti...
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Posted: 4/28/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 3
Fished: 4/25/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Mineral was not as bad as it has been the last few years. Still very little parking, but the boat launch only had a 4-5 boat wait. We fished all day 6am to 6pm and only landed 10 fish. A few trips but...
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Posted: 4/20/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 1
Fished: 4/19/2009
Hot Spots: 0
WHAT A DAY!! Just wish the fish would have cooperated. My kids and I fished from 10 to 2 and came up with a whole bunch of sun and not a single bite. Fish were jumping but not interested in the worms,...
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Posted: 4/6/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 3
Fished: 4/4/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Well it was a fun trip. Fished Rufus on Friday and Saturday and got to see both ends of the lake. My truck was acting funny on Friday so I choose the short trip to the east end of the lake. We trolle...
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Posted: 3/22/2009
Species: Cutthroat Trout
Rating: 1
Fished: 3/22/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Well, took my first trip to Sammaish this morning. Weather was rainy and just a little wind. We trolled the weather bouy area for about two hours before my brother had to get back home to fixing his w...
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Posted: 3/8/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 1
Fished: 3/7/2009
Hot Spots: 1
Went out to Kapowsin in the snow and wind. Fished from the dock for about a hour until the wind and cold got a bit too much. Water was really choppy and murky. I had a stare down with a heron... he wo...
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Posted: 2/15/2009
Species: Steelhead
Rating: 2
Fished: 2/15/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Hit the 116th hole and decided to venture down stream a bit. Water was clear and the level was perfect, however no fish. I drifted a purple and black jig under a float with some shrimp scent with no ...
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