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Why no fishing in October? Forks fishing closed from October 10 to Nov.15

Short answer; not enough Coho. Longer answer? Your guess is as good as mine. Here is the deal.  The Coho prediction this year is dire.  Very few Coho are expected to return, and we NEED lots of salmon to keep … read more »

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September is the new October

The first week of September should be really good.  We still have dates…really, check your calendar on this one. Pretty much our entire fall coho and King season is getting compressed into the month of September.  September has always been … read more »

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What a week.

It was a tough week of fishing. Not for a shortage of fish, seems like there are good numbers of bright silvers, a fair number of good kings, plenty of sockeye, and a few (enough to spot a handful a day) … read more »

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Fly fishing is back!

Recently I have been reading articles in  fly fishing magazines about going to fun places to try hard to catch a couple of really awesome fish.  They have been writing about how cool it is to catch a fish you … read more »

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Welcome to the all new West End

The other shoe has fallen.  I never thought it would actually come to pass, but as of the first of July the Sol Duc, Bogachiel, Calawah all went to no bait regulations. The goal of these regulations was to protect … read more »

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Summer fishing I like best

I started to respond to an email the other day and it got out of hand, so I decided to post it here. What will we fish for on our summer trip? We have summer steelhead, spring chinook,summer coho,sockeye and … read more »

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Friday fishing report

Still not a lot of summer steelhead, but the springers keep coming and the sockeye are showing up more and more. We should see more steelhead every week, I will appreciate having a few more big fish around that like … read more »

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