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Summer steelhead, sea run cutthroat, open dates

Great weather, good fishing, Yesterday we caught some very nice trout on dry flies, spotted a handful of steelhead and managed to hook and lose one.  We also had a giant deranged chrome bright summer king chase down a dry … Continue reading

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New team member

Healthy Mom, healthy baby, we could not be happier. I want to really thank you guys, our friends and clients, who have made it possible for us to live in such an awesome spot and raise a family here.  Thanks … Continue reading

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Trout season

When I starting guiding for summer steelhead around Forks they were always combo trips. In the Morning we would fish for steelhead, and then in the afternoon we would switch to 4 weights and target sea runs (coastal cutthroat). After … Continue reading

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Summer Steel head and trout

More trout, really, but first an update on all your work. Thanks for all the letters supporting selective gear on the Hoh.  Fish and wild life noticed, and I got a message of “please stop, we hear you”.  That does … Continue reading

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Don’t give up on the Hoh

  director@dfw.wa.gov commission@dfw.wa.gov These guy’s would love to hear from you. What happens when The Hoh Tribe, The Olympic National Park and The Olympic Peninsula Guides Association all agree on a fisheries issue? Nothing. Because WDFW thinks that despite the … Continue reading

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More hot spriger reports

Yesterday we spey fished and never hooked a fish.  We fished really well, we had the gear to comfortably cast intermediate skagit lines a long way loaded with plenty of T-14 and great flies.  We bumped the bottom wherever we … Continue reading

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FIRE IT UP!!!

The Bar-B-Q, I mean. And I would recommend a Lager.  I know the PNW is known for big beers, but this is Lager weather….are you still wearing a shirt?  Get it off of there, who cares if you are at … Continue reading

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