Pink Salmon Now, Coho Coming

The rain we just got over the past 2 days helped out the river levels and temperature. Today the Skagit River was not fishable, but it will be back in shape by tomorrow. We are taking nice chrome bright pink salmon on the lower Skagit River. We had a Coho on the other day, but it came unbuttoned. Our…

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Kokanee Jacket & Bibs Field Test

Kokanee Jacket & Bibs by Rivers West Tournament Tested ~ Field Test Report The past several months I have had the opportunity to put the Rivers West Kokanee Jacket & Bibs through the most severe weather conditions that Mother Nature can dish out fishing the Northwest Bass and ABA tournament circuit’s across the Pacific Northwest! I’m happy to report…

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Pink Salmon

The Pink Salmon opener is August 1st.  Pink Salmon is a highly anticipated fishery.  This is the smaller of our salmon species returning to Pacific Northwest rivers, but they taste great and fight hard.  This is the perfect for all ages and levels of fishing experience.  Pink Salmon fishing is especially good for kids!  It lets them fight and land…

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NWBass Tri-Cities Tournament

Northwest Bass Tri Cities July 6th 2013 ~ Rumble at the River On a warm Saturday morning 64 boats blasted off at the Columbia Point Marina in Tri Cities Washington in hopes of taking home top prize for the best weight of 5 bass.   Anglers had their work cut out for them due to the recent reduction of flow…

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WDFW Stocking Large Trout for Father’s Day

WDFW is stocking large (1 1/2lb) trout for Father’s Day fishing. This adds an additional 10,000 triploid trout to the low land lakes across the state! If you have not gotten out for trout fishing yet, here is your chance. WDFW crews will be stocking 10,000 triploid rainbow trout in 20 lakes just before Father’s Day weekend, June 15-16….

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Northwest Bass Lake Roosevelt / Banks Lake Report

May 18, 2013 Due to a recent water draw down on Lake Roosevelt the decision was made to move the tournament to the neighboring Banks Lake. On a calm May morning 63 boats blasted off out of Coulee Playland with high hopes of bringing in a winning bag.  This tournament brought a few twists as teams were only allowed…

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