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Area 11 Tacoma - Vashon Fishing Reports

By: Billm
Posted: 9/20/2015
Species: Coho Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 9/19/2015
Hot Spots: 1
Hit the water and started fishing by 7:00am. Had one on, and lost it at the boat. Got two others in and had a couple other takedowns. Fishing 45 to 65 ft, in 90 to 130 FOW. Hits came on green spat...
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By: obryan214
Posted: 9/14/2015
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 2
Fished: 9/14/2015
Hot Spots: 0
been out fishing almost every morning the last couple weeks with little luck, 2 kings, 3 silvers and a pink for all that time. today wasn't that great. a couple small trout sized kings released. troll...
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Posted: 9/14/2015
Species: Coho Salmon
Rating: 2
Fished: 9/12/2015
Hot Spots: 1
Launched off Redondo while still dark. Water was like glass so trolling was easy to navigate. Noticed half as many boats as last Saturday, and they thinned out throughout the morning as it became obvi...
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Posted: 9/11/2015
Species: Coho Salmon
Rating: 4
Fished: 9/10/2015
Hot Spots: 0
Launched at Redondo at apprx 8:00am. Started getting hits during low tide change at 10:00am and the two of us had 4 Coho in the boat by noon. Used green glow flasher with a purple haze hootchie apprx ...
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Posted: 9/8/2015
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 2
Fished: 9/7/2015
Hot Spots: 1
Monday was a rough bite for us. We had three hits that were most likely pinks and three shakers. Boatingone of the pinks. All looked promising until the whale showed up. He cruised the area forsometim...
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By: hollydog
Posted: 9/6/2015
Species: Coho Salmon
Rating: 1
Fished: 9/5/2015
Hot Spots: 0
well kinda on the very slow sign seen nothing,no hook ups .just plain slow. droped the crab pots and did get some dungies not many . got back to the docks and game check said 0 kings 8 coho and 20...
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By: obryan214
Posted: 9/1/2015
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 4
Fished: 9/1/2015
Hot Spots: 0
went out in the morning to enjoy this lovely rain and try for some kings. trolled just north of the entrance to gig harbor. 2 kings, the smaller over 10lbs. the bigger almost 12. the smaller one was p...
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By: obryan214
Posted: 8/31/2015
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 8/31/2015
Hot Spots: 0
got a little wet this morning trolling from the slag pile to owen beach and back then along ruston way. a little foggy and only a few big gusts of wind. trolling the green ace hi fly behind an 8" flas...
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Posted: 8/25/2015
Species: Pink Salmon
Rating: 1
Fished: 8/6/2015
Hot Spots: 1
Went out to my favorite pink spot right around browns point. caught the afternoon tide change. Fished for about 4 hour, did not get a bite and the other boats in the area did not either. Saw one sm...
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Posted: 8/23/2015
Species: Pink Salmon
Rating: 4
Fished: 8/23/2015
Hot Spots: 0
Family and I took the boat out to Redondo beach, had a good day. Had 5 people in the boat and came away with 20 pinks, using buzz bombs and pink squids casting. Caught most in about 90 to 130 feet of ...
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By: Timber79
Posted: 8/23/2015
Species: Pink Salmon
Rating: 5
Fished: 8/23/2015
Hot Spots: 0
hit area 11 with my 11 year old son this morning was able to net 2 limits by 11:00-using pink hoochie jigs . Seem to be lots of schools passing through in deeper water today.
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By: aceshi21
Posted: 8/23/2015
Species: Pink Salmon
Rating: 1
Fished: 8/23/2015
Hot Spots: 0
Hit the park at sunrise, seemed to be a good tide in theory. Casting Pink hoochie jigs with white heads (UV) that ive slayed them all season long on out there. Nothing out there, no bites, no signs of...
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Posted: 8/23/2015
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 8/21/2015
Hot Spots: 1
Managed to net this 24" clipped Chinook from Dolphin. Only one takedown for the morning, bite if that, was just before sunrise to about an hour after. Cloudy, dark day should've been on fire but not t...
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Posted: 8/22/2015
Species: Coho Salmon
Rating: 4
Fished: 8/22/2015
Hot Spots: 2
Caught three coho using brads cut plugs and hearing strips. Three more cutthroat were released. A lot of bait in the water outside of Gig Harbor. I also found a toy floating in the water??
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By: ilikefish
Posted: 8/22/2015
Species: Pink Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 8/22/2015
Hot Spots: 0
Decided to try something crazy, catch a pink on a little trout rod with 2lb test. I went to my usual beach and hooked one within ten minutes. Well, that pink kicked my butt. Drag was screaming, there ...
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By: Toni
Posted: 8/21/2015
Species: Pink Salmon
Rating: 2
Fished: 8/21/2015
Hot Spots: 0
Area 11, Pierce County, 8-21-15 We started trolling the Slag pile about 7am. The problem with the kicker starting this morning was it wouldn’t stay running. But once it decided to run it did well. I ...
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By: ilikefish
Posted: 8/20/2015
Species: Pink Salmon
Rating: 5
Fished: 8/20/2015
Hot Spots: 0
I wanted to try something different this morning so I launched the pontoon and tried trolling for the pinks with some Kokanee gear. Started about 6am and trolled around until 830 without a bite or see...
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Posted: 8/19/2015
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 8/19/2015
Hot Spots: 0
So work has been absolutely crazy busy but actually saw an opportunity to get in a little fishing before work today so with the weather, tides and all the stars lining up in place, got the Tin cup rea...
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Posted: 8/19/2015
Species: Pink Salmon
Rating: 2
Fished: 8/15/2015
Hot Spots: 0
So this will be a 3 derby report but the first 2 there was not much to report so just put it all in one~ August 1st- Saturday South sound derby: So my buddy Craig who had missed both the Chelan ...
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By: Toni
Posted: 8/18/2015
Species: Pink Salmon
Rating: 2
Fished: 8/18/2015
Hot Spots: 0
My first salt water adventure with my brother Richard, and pinkpole, Kim. I got the big motor adjusted and it ran great. The kicker started in 20 pulls. None of us were skunked. I am trying to learn...
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Posted: 8/17/2015
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 8/16/2015
Hot Spots: 1
Well.. we battled today. Lost a few pinks running deep, but was able to net a 17# king for my brother. Added three pinks to the mix for one limit for three fishermen. Casting was not the best today a...
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Posted: 8/17/2015
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 4
Fished: 8/17/2015
Hot Spots: 1
Out the door and to Dolphin Pt by 5:45 PM to pursue the elusive summer run Chinook. Got the gear in the water down to 65 FT, Irish Cream Tailwagger Spoon behind the Hot Shot 11" flasher trolled with t...
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By: Fish2eat
Posted: 8/17/2015
Species: Pink Salmon
Rating: 1
Fished: 8/16/2015
Hot Spots: 0
Fished from the beach at Browns point between Lighthouse and club house. About a dozen boats off shore and a little over a dozen of us working the beach. Only saw 1 fish caught between 2p and 4:30p....
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By: ilikefish
Posted: 8/16/2015
Species: Pink Salmon
Rating: 5
Fished: 8/2/2015
Hot Spots: 0
Hit up the Tacoma waterfront this morning and I was not disappointed. Stayed away from the masses on Les Davis and picked a little beach by the Silver Cloud hotel. I was using a pink jig that is large...
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Posted: 8/15/2015
Species: Pink Salmon
Rating: 5
Fished: 8/13/2015
Hot Spots: 0
Great day of fishing. Pinks are in thick my dad brother and I went and hooked up on probably 10-12 fish. Slow in the morning but really picked up in the afternoon. Casting out a hoochie jig and slowly...
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