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by jake_k
Fri Nov 16, 2018 10:45 am
Forum: River Fishing
Topic: North fork stilly
Replies: 2
Views: 2160

North fork stilly

Hello all, I have been looking for new places to fish a bit closer to my home in Bellingham. I usually fish the Skykomish for steelhead during the winter. One river I have not fished ever is the north fork of The stilly. I noticed that it opens for all fishermen on December 1. I am not looking for a...
by jake_k
Sun Oct 21, 2018 6:17 pm
Forum: Trout and Kokanee Fishing
Topic: Bellingham/skagit county fall trout
Replies: 2
Views: 1300

Bellingham/skagit county fall trout

Hello all, I am taking ownership of a 16 ft open boat this weekend. I would like to take the boat out on a lake in the whatcom/skagit county area for trout. I have fishfinder gas and electric motors and a hand crank down rigger. What like might be best to troll up so late season trouts. Any advice i...
by jake_k
Mon May 21, 2018 1:30 pm
Forum: Saltwater Fishing
Topic: Washington park area lingcod
Replies: 1
Views: 556

Washington park area lingcod

Hey there I am thinking about launching my kayak at Washington park to target lingcod. Is that’ genral area a good place to target these toothy fish . If not where would somewhere close to that that might be a better location to launch. The less paddling the better as this will probably be a before ...
by jake_k
Sat Dec 02, 2017 1:35 pm
Forum: Saltwater Fishing
Topic: Winter Surf Perch
Replies: 3
Views: 733

Winter Surf Perch

hello all,

I am headed to long beach wa over the new years vacation. I have caught surf perch during the summer but never during the winter. Is there anything different I can be doing during the winter vs. the summer as i walk down the beach

Thank you
by jake_k
Thu Nov 09, 2017 12:00 pm
Forum: River Fishing
Topic: Whatcom Creek - Bellingham Wa
Replies: 130
Views: 15792

Re: Whatcom Creek - Bellingham Wa

Former student here. The return should be fairly good size 3 years ago we took over 400,000 eggs. Its still early also they don't make good push until nearly thanksgiving.
by jake_k
Fri Feb 12, 2016 10:16 am
Forum: Trout and Kokanee Fishing
Topic: Lake Chelan koks
Replies: 6
Views: 946

Re: Lake Chelan koks

i was worried about this but if we have a chance to hook in to some other species that will also be sweet
by jake_k
Fri Feb 12, 2016 10:16 am
Forum: Trout and Kokanee Fishing
Topic: Lake Chelan koks
Replies: 6
Views: 946

Re: Lake Chelan koks

i was worried about this but if we have a chance to hook in to other species that will also be sweet
by jake_k
Fri Feb 12, 2016 9:09 am
Forum: Trout and Kokanee Fishing
Topic: Lake Chelan koks
Replies: 6
Views: 946

Lake Chelan koks

I am headed to lake chelan this weekend to try my hand at kokanee. But here is the issue: I unfortunately will not have down riggers or a fish finder. I was thinking of trolling with deep sixs and weight releases. I will also have access to charts of the lake and will be staying at a cabin near lake...
by jake_k
Mon Jun 30, 2014 11:43 am
Forum: River Fishing
Topic: Advise needed please
Replies: 7
Views: 804

Re: Advise needed please

Sounds like are are doing all the right things. Sometimes it just comes own to plain old luck and time on the water.
by jake_k
Fri Mar 21, 2014 9:23 am
Forum: Saltwater Fishing
Topic: MA 7 bottomfish
Replies: 2
Views: 347

MA 7 bottomfish

I am interested fishing flounder/dogfish and if possible maybe a rock fish. I have a 16 ft aluminum boat with a 15 hp motor lift jackets ect. No fishfinder at this very moment (lost in someones basement). I would like to launch from Bellingham. Maybe on Sunday?
by jake_k
Tue Dec 10, 2013 7:00 pm
Forum: Fly Fishing presented by Northwest Fly Anglers Club
Topic: New to flyfishing
Replies: 5
Views: 1848

New to flyfishing

Hi guys
I live in the Bellingham area and i am getting a 4 weight rod/reel combo this Christmas. Where should i fish this winter and what flies acquire for spring and winter flyfishing. Or where i could find a good fly shop to get advice from.
by jake_k
Wed Sep 25, 2013 5:07 pm
Forum: River Fishing
Topic: Nooksack Fall/ winter
Replies: 2
Views: 337

Nooksack Fall/ winter

HI everyone recently I moved to bellingham and i would like to hit the noooksack for steelhead this winter and fall. I like fishing jigs under floats but i can learn to fish what ever they will eat.
by jake_k
Thu Aug 01, 2013 10:16 am
Forum: Saltwater Fishing
Topic: Long beach ,Wa
Replies: 2
Views: 335

Long beach ,Wa

Hey all my family and i a heading to long beach , Wa on Friday. Where would be a to fish for salmon or rock fish and ling cod from shore.
by jake_k
Sun Jul 08, 2012 10:15 am
Forum: Saltwater Fishing
Topic: Searun Cutthroat Trout
Replies: 1
Views: 283

Searun Cutthroat Trout

I was looking for some locations for sea run cuts and some info on when the best time for fishing is for them. I will throw spoons and small spinners for them.
by jake_k
Mon Jun 25, 2012 10:10 am
Forum: Bass Fishing
Topic: one Rod reel combo
Replies: 5
Views: 431

one Rod reel combo

hey guys I want to get some big bass out of lakes here in seattle that I can use my float tube on. I was looking for some advice on rods and reels. I would like to have one rod and reel that i can use for all types of bass fishing as I am in a float tube. any tips on what kind of gear to acquire for...
by jake_k
Thu May 10, 2012 9:55 pm
Forum: Trout and Kokanee Fishing
Topic: Lake washinton trout
Replies: 6
Views: 559

Re: Lake washinton trout

well that explains a lot i guess ill just have to get that info the old way.
by jake_k
Tue Apr 24, 2012 1:24 pm
Forum: Trout and Kokanee Fishing
Topic: Lake washinton trout
Replies: 6
Views: 559

Lake washinton trout

I was thinking about taking my boat out this weekend and I want to fish for trout on lake washington. Is this a good time of year for it? what depths work best ( I have 2 manual down riggers). Also what lures work the best?
by jake_k
Thu Apr 05, 2012 11:01 pm
Forum: Announcements and Fishing/Club Notices
Topic: Monthly Contest - Gear and Cash!
Replies: 151
Views: 114882

Re: Monthly Contest - FREE Cabela Gift Cards!

yes it did thanks!
by jake_k
Thu Apr 05, 2012 3:39 pm
Forum: Announcements and Fishing/Club Notices
Topic: Monthly Contest - Gear and Cash!
Replies: 151
Views: 114882

Re: Monthly Contest - FREE Cabela Gift Cards!

Thanks WL just got the package in the mail and spent the gift card already!
by jake_k
Fri Mar 23, 2012 3:01 pm
Forum: Bass Fishing
Topic: Lake washington bass
Replies: 23
Views: 2022

Lake washington bass

When will the bass move up in to shallower water so they can be caught near shore. When will the are around Gene Colun park be fish able