Aug 30, 2011 by Rob Tobeck
Catch a Big Fish and Win a Million!!

My boys and I always talk about catching record fish and how cool that would be.  Mustad has now come up with a million reasons to go out and do more than talk.  Mustad is having their Hook A Million contest.  Catch an IGFA all tackle world record on a...

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by Tom Nelson
Nailing Down Nootka!

After visiting the Nootka Sound Resort in late April on our "scouting mission" the prospect of fishing my own boat out of this incredible facility on the west coast of Vancouver Island had me counting the days until I could return. I was not disappointed. Unlike all our other fishing trips...

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Aug 29, 2011 by Guest
Sweaty Socks, Leaky Waders, and Rainbow Trout

BY JEFF LUND. Saturday morning when I couldn’t sleep past 6:30, I decided to head east because even though the water would be high, still, and there would be a ton of people, I hate excuses. I looked back through my fishing log from the summer and wondered what kind...

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Aug 19, 2011 by Guest
The Thrill is in the Hunt

BY JOHN KOENIG. I still can’t get past the thrill of this past Friday morning’s bear hunt and can’t help but wonder if you other hunters out there feel the same about hunting as I do. I’m anxious to hear your comments on this, so please feel free to leave...

by Rob Endsley
Choosing the Right Bait Hook

Are you tired of wondering if you still have bait after every microscopic bite or even worse, losing fish after fish because your may have selected the wrong bait hook. Check out these hook designs for a little help on selecting the correct bait hook the next time you go...

Aug 09, 2011 by Tom Nelson
“Selective” Summer (So far…)

One of my favorite regional salmon fishing opportunities is our local summer chinook season. The Marine Area 9 & 10 selective harvest opportunity dates back to 2007 when, after several years of closures, the north central Sound again got to fish for summer kings. "I hope anglers remember how we...

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Aug 02, 2011 by Rob Tobeck

I was having lunch with a few friends last week and somehow we got around to telling stories about funny mishaps we had on our boats.  I remember sitting there laughing and thinking to myself, "Boy, I'm sure glad I don't have stuff like that go on anymore, I mean...