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By: rseas
Posted: 10/13/2019
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 5
Fished: 10/13/2019
Hot Spots: 0
Two 5 start trips in a row! Not getting out on the water often but when the opportunity is there it has been epic. This trip was almost a no trip. We went to a concert at the Mount Baker Theater in Be...
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By: rseas
Posted: 10/8/2019
Species: Other
Rating: 5
Fished: 10/7/2019
Hot Spots: 0
Not sure where to go with this report and even if I did, a few paragraphs are not enough words to adequately describe our incredible weekend. Yes, this is a weekend report; in that I worked most of th...
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By: rseas
Posted: 9/16/2019
Species: Coho Salmon
Rating: 5
Fished: 9/16/2019
Hot Spots: 0
OMG, we found the missing coho! If I could rate this report a 10, I would give it 20. The day was the single best day I have had fishing our local waters in 50 years. I was blessed when my son in law ...
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By: rseas
Posted: 7/22/2019
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 7/21/2019
Hot Spots: 0
Work, work, work, fish, work, work, work… seems to be the flow of my summer. You would think that I would sleep in on one of my few days off. Nooooo, Sunday we were up at 1:30 for a 3:00 launch at Cor...
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By: rseas
Posted: 7/19/2019
Species: Sockeye Salmon
Rating: 5
Fished: 7/17/2019
Hot Spots: 0
Baker Lake 2019, trip two! I headed up to the lake Tuesday evening launched and found a cove to anchor in overnight. Doing the overnight thing seems to work very well. I get a few quiet moments to rea...
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By: rseas
Posted: 7/16/2019
Species: Sockeye Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 7/13/2019
Hot Spots: 0
The first Baker trip of the year is always a learning experience. Baker Lake 2019 did not disappoint. After working nearly everyday for a month an afternoon at BL seemed appropriate, as it turned out ...
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By: rseas
Posted: 7/16/2019
Species: Sockeye Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 7/13/2019
Hot Spots: 0
The first Baker trip of the year is always a learning experience. Baker Lake 2019 did not disappoint. After working nearly everyday for a month an afternoon at BL seemed appropriate, as it turned out ...
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By: rseas
Posted: 7/3/2019
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 2
Fished: 6/30/2019
Hot Spots: 0
Skunk-Fest part 1. After working out in the islands for almost 3 weeks straight I was going to get out on the water and chase fish 2 days in a row. Sunday at the Bubble with my son in law (his first c...
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By: rseas
Posted: 7/3/2019
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 1
Fished: 7/1/2019
Hot Spots: 0
Skunk-Fest part 2. After working out in the islands for almost 3 weeks straight I was going to get out on the water and chase fish 2 days in a row. Sunday at the Bubble with my son in law (his first c...
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By: rseas
Posted: 7/3/2019
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 2
Fished: 6/30/2019
Hot Spots: 0
Skunk-Fest part 1. After working out in the islands for almost 3 weeks straight I was going to get out on the water and chase fish 2 days in a row. Sunday at the Bubble with my son in law (his first c...
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By: rseas
Posted: 6/18/2019
Species: Cutthroat Trout
Rating: 5
Fished: 6/15/2019
Hot Spots: 0
The 2019 Renton PSA Lake Washington Trout Derby has come and gone. The Renton PSA volunteers did an awesome job in assuring that this family focused event was enjoyed by all. I apologize but I lost th...
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By: rseas
Posted: 6/6/2019
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 5
Fished: 6/1/2019
Hot Spots: 0
I don’t know where the time goes, I had more free time when I was working full time. Now that I’m retired I’m consistently looking for a spare moment. That said a day or two late but here it is. Satur...
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By: rseas
Posted: 5/5/2019
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 5
Fished: 5/5/2019
Hot Spots: 0
I’m not even sure where to start with this one. For work, the last couple of weeks I’ve been out on the water almost every day. I have Sundays off and we considered doing a land-based adventure today ...
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By: rseas
Posted: 4/4/2019
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 1
Fished: 4/4/2019
Hot Spots: 0
4 times in a little over a week! I feel privileged, well sort of anyway. It’s a good thing I love being on the water because today was not one for catching kokanee. I had tentatively planned to chase ...
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By: rseas
Posted: 4/2/2019
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 3
Fished: 4/2/2019
Hot Spots: 0
The trend is improving, 3 times in a week! I got up this morning and the wind was not blowing so I figured that I was going fishing. After a quick stop at Holiday for ice and coffee, I was floating on...
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By: rseas
Posted: 3/28/2019
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 5
Fished: 3/28/2019
Hot Spots: 0
What a morning! Knowing that it was a still a bit early in the year I decided to head up the hill and chase Lake Cavanaugh kokanee. The drive up there had me second guessing the plan. The closer I got...
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By: rseas
Posted: 3/25/2019
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 3/24/2019
Hot Spots: 0
Hoo-ha, 2 weekends in a row! I’ve been on the water 9 days in a row but only able to drop the DR balls and fish twice. Sunday was an interesting trip. Normally everything on my boat runs like clockwor...
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By: rseas
Posted: 3/18/2019
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 5
Fished: 3/17/2019
Hot Spots: 0
And again, a long dry spell. It's funny, on the water almost every day but I am working and not fishing. So much for retirement... I had to work Saturday so a fishing buddy and I decided to catch day...
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By: rseas
Posted: 10/2/2018
Species: Coho Salmon
Rating: 5
Fished: 9/27/2018
Hot Spots: 1
Right up front I’ll apologize for the late report. I’m retired and I have no idea why my spare time is so limited. Thursday, I had agreed to help a friend find and recover a kicker motor that had jump...
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By: rseas
Posted: 9/21/2018
Species: Crab
Rating: 5
Fished: 9/3/2018
Hot Spots: 0
So the last time we had splashed the boat was July 7 th, that was almost two months ago. Due to family grieving, healing time and just life we missed the Marine Area 9 opener, the entire Baker Lake sa...
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By: rseas
Posted: 9/21/2018
Species: Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 9/17/2018
Hot Spots: 0
After a lengthy debate between the little guys on each shoulder I intervened and decided to submit a report for the opening day of the 2018 Lake Washington coho season. The report is for the opener an...
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By: rseas
Posted: 7/9/2018
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 5
Fished: 7/8/2018
Hot Spots: 0
Our 4th of July week camping trip has come and gone. Although the trip was designed around the Marine Area 6 salmon opener we only fished 3 for salmon 3 days and went crabbing 3 times. I’m breaking th...
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By: rseas
Posted: 7/9/2018
Species: Crab
Rating: 2
Fished: 7/8/2018
Hot Spots: 0
Our 4th of July week camping trip has come and gone. Although the trip was designed around the Marine Area 6 salmon opener we only fished 3 for salmon 3 days and went crabbing 3 times. I’m breaking th...
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By: rseas
Posted: 6/25/2018
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 5
Fished: 6/22/2018
Hot Spots: 0
Well, a last-minute decision and a few late-night texts resulted in one for the books. Although it had been talked about nothing was cast in stone. Thursday afternoon I asked one of my fishing buddies...
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By: rseas
Posted: 6/25/2018
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 5
Fished: 6/23/2018
Hot Spots: 0
Back to back 5-star trips, yup! Saturday morning my friend Andy and I both had a morning free so we decided to go fishing. When I picked him up at 4:00 I still wasn’t sure what direction we were headi...
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