Most Valuable Lesson About Electronics

I remember the first electronics (fish finder) I ever saw. learned or used as a kid was a Humminbird Super Sixty.  My Dad showed me how to use it and I was amazed it worked. Over the years I have had several different boats and I have always had electronics on them.  I am certainly no “guru” when it…

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2018 WA Sportsmen’s Show Concluded

Many thanks to the attendees, my sponsors and new folks I met at the Western Washington Sportmen’s Show in Puyallup, WA. I also want to thank O’Loughlin Shows for putting together a great show for outdoor enthusiast in Western Washington and beyond. I want to take an opportunity to thank the many new clients who booked at the show…

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“The Outdoor Line” Kokanee Interview Mar 5, 2016

In case you missed it.  I was on The Outdoor Line with Tom Nelson and Rob Endsley on March 5th.  We talked about Kokanee fishing our Western Washington lakes.  Look for Kokanee to Heat up in the next 2-3 weeks.  It totally depends on how consecutive days of sunshine we can get. Listen Now The Outdoor Line is the…

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Kokanee Update

I wanted to follow-up to some of the Kokanee seminars I did early this year by talking about Kokanee fishing on Lake Stevens.  It is not uncommon at Kokanee seminars for anglers to comment, “I catch Kokanee on other lakes, but Lake Stevens frustrates me.”  I get it.  I have experienced this frustration.  Believe me.  I am ardent in…

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Low Water Issues

Well as many of you are finding out, we are having a water ‘shortage’ issue on some of our Pacific Northwest rivers.  The bottom line, we did not get the mountain snowfall this past winter we should have gotten and we now have low water issues.  Rivers, such as the Skykomish are not dam controlled rivers and are dependent…

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Sportfishing in Jeopardy

Sportfishing in Washington State is in Jeopardy!  It is time to stand up for what is right and let the WDFW Commissioners know something has to change!  Take Action Now!  We could have world class fishing her in Western Washington, but apparently sportfishing anglers are the only group with conservation in mind. For those of you who do not…

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