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Rufus Woods Fishing Reports

Posted: 11/15/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 3
Fished: 11/14/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Another grand day out on the water. We didn't launch until around 0830-0900, but it was still chilly and foggy. The run up to the lower pens was limited vision for the first 10 miles or so due to the ...
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Posted: 11/10/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 2
Fished: 11/7/2009
Hot Spots: 0
I went to Rufus Woods from Wednesday afternoon through Saturday afternoon. 11/4-11/7. The fishing on Wednesday started out with a bang going up the shoreline closest to the first pumping station. I ho...
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Posted: 11/8/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 3
Fished: 11/8/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Fished RW Sat, and Sunday, Sat was rough water, high winds, and difficult boat control. Caught several small trout and kept one 6 + pounder. Sunday was a better day with water temps down a few degrees...
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Posted: 11/7/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 3
Fished: 11/7/2009
Hot Spots: 0
I have been up at Rufus Woods for the last 3 days and Oh Boy has it been a battle with the gail winds. Did manage to get some fish to go on Kastmaster spoon in the Blue and Silver Flavor plus the Supe...
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Posted: 11/1/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 2
Fished: 11/1/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Made a short trip to RW today, spent about 4 hours poking around. Launched at the Corp Launch at Chief Joe and fished up stream to the Cabin Hole. Hit various spots and only brought to boat two (2) f...
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By: dave g
Posted: 10/30/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 3
Fished: 10/22/2009
Hot Spots: 0
well i wasn't going to post a report, but even the slow days are a noteworthy adventure i guess. we fished rufus thursday (22nd), and most of friday and it was a couple of slow days for sure catching-...
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Posted: 10/29/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 3
Fished: 10/28/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Had a day off work, so headed up to RW for a quick check on conditions. Launched around 0830 and quit fishing around 1330 or so. surface water temp 61-62 degrees, and less than normal clarity for thi...
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Posted: 10/25/2009
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Rating: 4
Fished: 10/24/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Rufus Woods was outstanding fishing on Saturday 24th..Started trolling my Beaded Wooley Buggers on the surface at and next to the "Can Line" in the lower Basin and had a few strikes but not what I lik...
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Posted: 10/18/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 4
Fished: 10/18/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Rufus Woods is picking up....I do expect it to get real hot as soon as we get some colder weather....Surface Temperature is still hovering above the 60 degree mark.. Had alot of fish follow our pre...
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Posted: 10/18/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 3
Fished: 10/17/2009
Hot Spots: 0
A tough day fishing (catching) on the RW, but a great day on the water. Launched from the Corps launch around 0930ish with air temps in the 50s, and the surface water temp at 64 with a slight breeze....
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Posted: 10/11/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 3
Fished: 10/11/2009
Hot Spots: 0
This is a fishing report for Sat and Sun. It was cool (crisp) but sunny and calm winds for our trip to visit the Cabin By The River and the Rufus Woods fish pens. Aaron brought his boat, which was gre...
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Posted: 10/11/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 3
Fished: 10/11/2009
Hot Spots: 0
WOW Two trips to RW in one week. (Fri & today) The bite was slow but fish were caught. Once again Cindy catches the biggest fish (@7# 4oz) but I got to release several before I kept my limit. We la...
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Posted: 10/9/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 4
Fished: 10/9/2009
Hot Spots: 0
On the water around 7:30AM Friday. Air temp in the 40s brisk breeze, and water temp was around 60 degrees at the launch. Headed up to the lowermost pens, fished to around noon. Caught several and kept...
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Posted: 10/4/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 3
Fished: 10/3/2009
Hot Spots: 0
A windy and tough day for us on the Rufus Wood Saturday. Launched around 1030AM and headed up to the lowermost pens with intentions to fish back downstream to the launch. We caught a few at the pens ...
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Posted: 9/25/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 3
Fished: 9/25/2009
Hot Spots: 0
YAAAAA HOOOOOO!!! Back on the water Again. Put in at the Corps Launch above the Chief Joe Dam ( Water temp 69-70F), and headed up river to the Lower most set of Pens. Several boats trolling and ...
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By: dave g
Posted: 9/22/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 3
Fished: 9/19/2009
Hot Spots: 0
here's some pics of our catch to go with the my report for 9-19-09. i keep getting brain farts while trying to upload :)
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By: dave g
Posted: 9/21/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 3
Fished: 9/19/2009
Hot Spots: 0
well we did the same trip this weekend as we did last week. not alot has changed in the past week except it is getting noticably colder in the morning. water temp is still around 65*. saturday starte...
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By: dave g
Posted: 9/17/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 3
Fished: 9/12/2009
Hot Spots: 0
here's some pics to go with the report. i've been messing up uploading them the past few times. these guys were like a couple of book ends.
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By: dave g
Posted: 9/17/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 3
Fished: 9/12/2009
Hot Spots: 0
wow. really surprized this is the first report here since my last one a month ago. we fished both saturday and half a day on sunday and the catching was a little slow, but still productive (as you ca...
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By: tcorrell
Posted: 9/6/2009
Species: Walleye
Rating: 3
Fished: 8/4/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Well here are the pictures of the walleyes we caught a while back. I don't know how to add them to a report after it is already been submitted. But I thought that those who like walleye would apprecia...
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Posted: 8/21/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 1
Fished: 8/13/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Sorry for the late post. The family goes to Entiat every year for a week. I was finally able to talk the wife into letting my son and I go up to Rufus for a couple of hours. We didn't leave the cabin ...
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By: dave g
Posted: 8/12/2009
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Rating: 4
Fished: 8/7/2009
Hot Spots: 0
here's a few pics to go with my report for the 7th of aug. not too bad considering they came from a cell ohone
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By: tcorrell
Posted: 8/12/2009
Species: Walleye
Rating: 3
Fished: 8/4/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Well this report is a bit late and I haven't got the pictures. Hopefully I'll get the pictures on here soon. Anyway my bother and sister in-law dropped in unexpectedly on the third, which was great. W...
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By: dave g
Posted: 8/11/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 4
Fished: 8/7/2009
Hot Spots: 0
We've been coming to rufus for a good while now, but just this year have we checked out the pens seriously, so we stayed up at grand coulee and launched out of seatons cove , about 20 min upstream fro...
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Posted: 7/31/2009
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 5
Fished: 7/27/2009
Hot Spots: 0
Made my trip to RW out by chelan last weekend and I didnt plan it very well, thought where we'd be camped would be where the pens were but it wasnt and they were 25 miles up the resivour. Still had a...
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