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Area 11 Tacoma - Vashon Fishing Reports

By: PNWfish
Posted: 7/2/2018
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 3/3/2018
Hot Spots: 0
Disclaimer : Older report!! AREA Lincoln Park area GEAR 8ft rod, 10LB test, spinner reel TACKLE Green rotator with a green hoochie METHOD Cast and retrieve FISH ON!! Mostl...
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By: MrShades
Posted: 2/16/2018
Species: Flounder
Rating: 3
Fished: 1/13/2018
Hot Spots: 1
I often take my Hobie Outback off of the beaches around Vashon Island to fish for flatfish, specifically Sand Dab. These are easy to catch but reside in deep water in the winter that is off-limits. Ho...
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Posted: 1/26/2018
Species: Other
Rating: 5
Fished: 1/23/2018
Hot Spots: 0
This report encompasses my beach fishing over the past few weeks. My primary target species is sea run cutthroat. Fishing for cutties has slowed down a bit but I still have managed to find a few here ...
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By: Toni
Posted: 1/15/2018
Species: Squid
Rating: 1
Fished: 1/15/2018
Hot Spots: 0
I forced myself to get out and visit Les Davis to see if I could hook a couple of squid. It was gorgeous out. 60 degrees with sun and blue skies with only a slight breeze. Tide was incoming and I stay...
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Posted: 12/31/2017
Species: Steelhead
Rating: 1
Fished: 12/30/2017
Hot Spots: 0
Went out for about 3 hours throwing spoons down by point defiance boat house but nothing
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Posted: 12/19/2017
Species: Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 12/16/2017
Hot Spots: 0
For the middle of December it was a good day. Calm water and 12 released salmon, small shakers 14 - 16 inchers 65-100 feet deep trolling.
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By: ilikefish
Posted: 12/11/2017
Species: Squid
Rating: 4
Fished: 12/10/2017
Hot Spots: 0
Report: The last few days I’ve been fishing Les Davis pier in the mornings as the sun rises.(if it’s not foggy) Benn averaging about 2lbs of squid for 2 hrs of jiggin. Some have been quite large. Th...
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Posted: 12/6/2017
Species: Other
Rating: 5
Fished: 12/1/2017
Hot Spots: 0
Sea-run Cutthroat fishing has been great in the southsound over the past month. All fish were caught throwing 1/4oz kastmasters, chrome, chrome/green and copper seem to be the most productive, outgoin...
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Posted: 12/6/2017
Species: Other
Rating: 5
Fished: 12/6/2017
Hot Spots: 0
A few more cutties from this afternoon....a couple 20" fish today.
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By: Toni
Posted: 12/4/2017
Species: Squid
Rating: 1
Fished: 12/4/2017
Hot Spots: 0
The sun was out, it wasn’t windy and I was going to fish the incoming tide. So I thought I would try out the Water Wolf and see what the bottom looked like. As usual I was surprised at what is going o...
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By: Toni
Posted: 11/28/2017
Species: Squid
Rating: 4
Fished: 11/28/2017
Hot Spots: 1
Les Davis Pier Well I did it. I broke my 2 squid only trips by getting 7. I went by myself fishing 3:30 to 4:30pm on the outgoing tide. All the rain had stopped so it was pleasant until the sun went ...
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By: Toni
Posted: 11/24/2017
Species: Squid
Rating: 3
Fished: 11/24/2017
Hot Spots: 1
I set the time to meet Kim (pinkpole) at Les Davis at 12:30 but I was late. We were fishing an outgoing tide. When I got out there she already had several squid. I stayed 2 hours and got two squid. ...
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By: Toni
Posted: 11/15/2017
Species: Squid
Rating: 3
Fished: 11/14/2017
Hot Spots: 1
Area 11 Les Davis I finished an appointment in Sumner at 2:30pm and I figured I would try jigging since my arm was feeling a bit better. I started between 3-30pm and quit at 6pm. I got there and ...
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Posted: 11/14/2017
Species: Salmon
Rating: 4
Fished: 11/4/2017
Hot Spots: 1
caught 2 wild salmon 24 and 19 inches and 6-7 shakers not bad for 5 hrs fishing. no keepers all were released but a good day for November fishing.
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By: Toni
Posted: 11/5/2017
Species: Squid
Rating: 3
Fished: 11/4/2017
Hot Spots: 0
Point Defiance Squid derby Nov. 4, 2017. I brought William, Ricky, and Zoe. Kim came to substitute for me since my arm still hurts. It was chilly but the rain held off until the derby ended. There we...
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Posted: 10/29/2017
Species: Squid
Rating: 4
Fished: 10/28/2017
Hot Spots: 0
Fished at Les Davis Pier last night. No action before 9.00 pm and then non stop until we left. Had fun jigging and reached my limit the first time. Only thing I did not like is some guys' fishing et...
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By: Jekbate
Posted: 10/22/2017
Species: Coho Salmon
Rating: 2
Fished: 10/15/2017
Hot Spots: 0
Last Sunday, fished at Redondo PIer with no luck but did find a black backpack with some fishing gear that was left behind but no ID. I posted a notice at the pier with no response, so thought I would...
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By: Sideburns
Posted: 10/18/2017
Species: Squid
Rating: 3
Fished: 10/13/2017
Hot Spots: 0
This report is a little late... I went squiddin twice last week, a few days apart. Once was midnight, the other time was 2am. Both trips were targeting the high tide to outgoing interchange. The f...
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Posted: 10/8/2017
Species: Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 10/6/2017
Hot Spots: 0
We caught nearly 40 shakers today and one small Coho worthy of the ice box. Caught quite a few black mouth around 16-19". The best part of today aside from the non-stop bounce of our rod tips was th...
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By: Locoyo
Posted: 9/22/2017
Species: Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 9/21/2017
Hot Spots: 0
Pretty good day out of redondo with my buddy Mark. The hot bite was between 7 and 8:30 over at pt Jeferson. Caught a short king and 2 coho plus shakers. King came on a OG1. Cohos on a ace fly with a s...
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Posted: 9/7/2017
Species: Coho Salmon
Rating: 4
Fished: 9/4/2017
Hot Spots: 0
Another day at dash point pier. The coho are present and schooling and the poachers never stop. I'm not promoting poaching but WDFW hasn't spent enough time here. I've never seen such a comfortable po...
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Posted: 9/2/2017
Species: Salmon
Rating: 4
Fished: 9/1/2017
Hot Spots: 0
Lost the 12 LB downrigger weight with the line clip to basically start the morning! Got the replacement parts out, tied up and went back to fishing!! The Area 11 Dolphin Pt has been very productive s...
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Posted: 9/2/2017
Species: Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 9/1/2017
Hot Spots: 0
This is a two day report for Thursday and Friday. Thursday morning was really good fishing but not good netting. We had a king and Coho to the boat but couldn't get them in the net. We also had consta...
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By: Joe671
Posted: 9/1/2017
Species: Pink Salmon
Rating: 1
Fished: 9/1/2017
Hot Spots: 0
Went to Brown's Point this morning. Fishing was literally off the hook. Meaning nothing was getting hooked. Well seaweed was. Seaweed fishing was on point! I've never seen so much seaweed get hooked. ...
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By: Toni
Posted: 8/31/2017
Species: Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 8/30/2017
Hot Spots: 1
I met my son around 7am and we fished at the Des Moines pier. The low tide was at 6:24am with high tide at 2:09pm. There were only 3 people jigging for salmon at the end of the pier. I asked them if t...
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