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Posted: 7/31/2012
Species: Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 7/31/2012
Hot Spots: 0
Today was a better day for JoAnn and me. Not red-hot, but decent. Definitely did better after making a couple small adjustments. First, I dropped my troll speed from 1.2-1.1 down to 0.8-1.0. Second, I...
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Posted: 7/31/2012
Species: Salmon
Rating: 1
Fished: 7/30/2012
Hot Spots: 0
Ouch, talk about bad fishing. JoAnn and I pounded the lake from 5am to noon and again for a couple hours in the evening. Four rods, and not a bite the entire day. We did see fish caught, which made th...
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Posted: 7/30/2012
Species: Salmon
Rating: 1
Fished: 7/28/2012
Hot Spots: 0
Friend and I trolled for about 6 hours with no strikes on Saturday morning. I was using a "0" herring flasher in front of a 18" inch flouro leader to a red smile blade on a 20' jet dodger. Friend used...
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By: bryanpeck
Posted: 7/30/2012
Species: Salmon
Rating: 2
Fished: 7/26/2012
Hot Spots: 3
Combined report for Baker Fish Camp 2012 Thursday, 7/26 - Saturday, 7/28. Overall impression for this trip is that the fishing pressure has really put a hurt on the sockeye bite. Weekdays there are...
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By: bryanpeck
Posted: 7/29/2012
Species: Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 7/15/2012
Hot Spots: 2
First trip to Baker for the season was successful, however, we failed to limit. Thanksi to rseas we got an early start leaving home at about 12:30. Arrived at the Swift launch at about 3:15 and was s...
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Posted: 7/29/2012
Species: Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 7/29/2012
Hot Spots: 0
Started out at 0'dark:30. Got there early enough to secure a parking spot, but just barely! Motored over to the Silver Creek area and bobbed around waiting for daylight. As we sat there the fish fin...
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Posted: 7/29/2012
Species: Salmon
Rating: 1
Fished: 7/27/2012
Hot Spots: 0
We came Friday about 7PM, and went fishing right away. No luck :). We were still OK hoping to catch more on Saturday because last Saturday I was able to catch six for two people in the boat and probab...
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Posted: 7/29/2012
Species: Salmon
Rating: 1
Fished: 7/28/2012
Hot Spots: 0
I fished Baker Friday and Saturday. I launched by 3 am both mornings, and headed in around 10:30 am. My main rig was a pink smiley blade, two beads, pink mini-hoochie (trimmed up/legs thinned), single...
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Posted: 7/29/2012
Species: Salmon
Rating: 1
Fished: 7/27/2012
Hot Spots: 3
Got up to Baker Thursday night and motored over to Noisy Creek, threw out the anchor, and settled in. Up before light and as soon as we could see our poles we were trolling. Fished hard all day, cha...
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By: rseas
Posted: 7/27/2012
Species: Salmon
Rating: 4
Fished: 7/26/2012
Hot Spots: 0
Another trip to Baker and after some scratching around, a few more sockeye in the net. My son and I headed up to Baker Lake Wednesday evening for fishing on Thursday. We fished for a bit Wednesday eve...
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Posted: 7/26/2012
Species: Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 7/26/2012
Hot Spots: 1
Expectations can cloud one’s perception of success or failure. I found this to be the case for me after a three day fishing trip my wife and I took to Baker lake. After last’s year’s trip with JoA...
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By: Norm
Posted: 7/26/2012
Species: Salmon
Rating: 4
Fished: 7/25/2012
Hot Spots: 0
Went up to baker yesterday morning and launched at the dam, man was it foggy. Got turned and lost a couple times. Came along another boater who gave up and was waiting for more visability. Luckely he ...
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By: DannyL
Posted: 7/24/2012
Species: Salmon
Rating: 5
Fished: 7/23/2012
Hot Spots: 0
Fished at three different times on Monday at Baker Lake 9:30am 10am and 12:15pm and between 3 guys had 5 sockeye on the bank. Yes the bank.
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By: HBomb
Posted: 7/22/2012
Species: Salmon
Rating: 1
Fished: 7/22/2012
Hot Spots: 0
Dropped the boat in around 9am, at Panorama. Water wasn't glass, but not a chop, either. Started on the south side of lake, about 500 yards behind a flotilla. Ran one off downrigger, 20p x 20ft, do...
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By: rseas
Posted: 7/21/2012
Species: Salmon
Rating: 5
Fished: 7/21/2012
Hot Spots: 0
A last minute up the hill to fish sockeye for a few hours on Baker Lake? Sure why not? Running on about 45 minutes of sleep Friday night the decision is made, I am up at 1:00 am and on the road by abo...
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Posted: 7/20/2012
Species: Salmon
Rating: 4
Fished: 7/20/2012
Hot Spots: 0
Although I struggled a little bit today, the bite seemed to be pretty good. Wind and rain, but cloudy which helps the sockeye bite, I started around silver creek and went 1 for 4 in the first hour, bu...
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Posted: 7/20/2012
Species: Salmon
Rating: 5
Fished: 7/20/2012
Hot Spots: 0
Got up at 4:30 went fishing with my friend we started out with a flie and we got 1 fish. We switched to a squid and little bit of special scent and we lost alot but got 5 more on by 10. great great f...
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By: rseas
Posted: 7/20/2012
Species: Salmon
Rating: 2
Fished: 7/19/2012
Hot Spots: 0
Well it was back to Baker Lake for a few hours of chasing Sockeye. Let me first say, I should have stuck with my own advice. I get in the habit of always experimenting and not sticking with the routin...
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By: Anonymous
Posted: 7/20/2012
Species: Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 7/19/2012
Hot Spots: 2
We missed the morning bite by an hour or so but we figured we would give it a try to see what was happening and to get a feel for the lake for future trips. Trolled up and down at vaarius distances fr...
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Posted: 7/18/2012
Species: Salmon
Rating: 4
Fished: 7/18/2012
Hot Spots: 0
Hit baker this morning, on the water in the dark at 4am and started trolling as soon as i could see the rop tip. Within 5 minutes had a fish on and landed, soo after had a double header and got one, t...
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By: tallt187
Posted: 7/18/2012
Species: Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 7/17/2012
Hot Spots: 0
We got to the lake and started fishing just before 6am. Would have started fishing sooner if the gas motor would have started.... After the 30 min cruise with the electric motor we managed to catch ...
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By: Norm
Posted: 7/17/2012
Species: Salmon
Rating: 4
Fished: 7/17/2012
Hot Spots: 2
It feels great to be able to be back up at Baker lake huntin for sockeye. A buddy and I made it up there and was fishing at 4:30 in the morning. We were using small pink smiley blades above two small ...
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Posted: 7/17/2012
Species: Salmon
Rating: 4
Fished: 7/17/2012
Hot Spots: 0
Went out this morning at 5am with smile blade 00 dodger and shrimp. didn't catch one until i reeled in my pole to about 5ft then a fish was on. lost another one later. however they didnt like bait tod...
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Posted: 7/16/2012
Species: Salmon
Rating: 4
Fished: 7/13/2012
Hot Spots: 3
So I was finally able to get to Baker Lake to try for some of the Sockeyes in there. My son and I got to Shannon Creek around 5pm on Thursday. We set up camp and then took the boat down to the lake to...
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By: Idstud
Posted: 7/15/2012
Species: Salmon
Rating: 4
Fished: 7/14/2012
Hot Spots: 0
Up at 1am hit the road by 145 for the lake with my Dad and brother up from Idaho. I forgot to grab bait the night before but thought I would get some on the way up. Of coarse nothing with the bait w...
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