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By: afk
Posted: 4/8/2019
Species: Walleye
Rating: 3
Fished: 4/6/2019
Hot Spots: 0
I participated in the TFO event on Banks this weekend. I had the honor of taking a Veteran out to catch his first Walleye! Fishing was tough. If not for my buddy Mark along to help, I would have blan...
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By: afk
Posted: 8/2/2018
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 8/1/2018
Hot Spots: 0
A huge shout out to rmrsuscher of this site for all of his help! We fished off of Eagle Cliffs for the first time and were rewarded well. We had fished here the day before as well as off of Indian Vil...
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By: afk
Posted: 7/15/2018
Species: Chinook Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 7/15/2018
Hot Spots: 0
Fished the last day for Summer Chinook. Only one hit but, it stuck! Almost got more than we were looking for when this Osprey tried for my buddies gear!
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By: afk
Posted: 4/7/2018
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 3
Fished: 4/7/2018
Hot Spots: 0
Hit it early and did ok. Best fishing was when the rain was really coming down.(10:00ish) Went the first 2 hours without a bump. tried all sorts of gear. I even put gloves on to see if that would help...
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By: afk
Posted: 1/17/2018
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 3
Fished: 1/15/2018
Hot Spots: 0
I put the MT-2 in at the State park around 10:00. As you can see in the picture there is not a lot of dock. I fished above the narrows. Caught fish from 90-150' on the wire. I was using home tied flie...
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By: afk
Posted: 9/27/2017
Species: Albacore Tuna
Rating: 3
Fished: 9/23/2017
Hot Spots: 0
We went Tuna fishing out of Westport. It was a father son trip. FishDawg and his dad, DownriggerAl and his 3 sons, myself and my son Jeff. We had run through the night to reach the fish (Approx. 60 ...
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By: afk
Posted: 6/18/2017
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 5
Fished: 6/18/2017
Hot Spots: 0
Fathers Day fishing trip for the memory bank. Great time on Chelan with my 2 youngest. We put in at the State park around 06:30. Ran down to the red roofs. When we first put in I didn't even get the s...
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By: afk
Posted: 5/21/2017
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 4
Fished: 5/21/2017
Hot Spots: 0
Chelan continues to produce limits of Kokes! My middle son and I fished Manson Bay. The best fishing was between 7 and 9 AM. We caught fish from 90' up to 20'. Watermelon dodger by Kokabow and home ti...
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By: afk
Posted: 2/26/2017
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 5
Fished: 2/25/2017
Hot Spots: 0
We put in at Mill Bay around 08:30. (Water is getting shallow!) Headed up to Mitchell Crk. and dropped lines in. The fish were hungry. We trolled at 1-1.4. Ran our offerings from 50 to 120' on the wir...
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By: afk
Posted: 1/2/2017
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 3
Fished: 12/31/2016
Hot Spots: 0
We fished below Keller Ferry. Upon arrival there were only 2 rigs in the parking lot at 8:30. My friend Brian and I were dressed for the cold. But, the breeze would cut right through you. We managed 3...
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By: afk
Posted: 7/27/2016
Species: Salmon
Rating: 2
Fished: 7/27/2016
Hot Spots: 0
I hit the launch line at 04:30. 20 minutes and we were in the water. Parked way out yonder and hiked back. There were about ten rigs waiting now. We rigged our poles and set out to gett'em. We ran a v...
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By: afk
Posted: 7/13/2016
Species: Sockeye Salmon
Rating: 2
Fished: 7/12/2016
Hot Spots: 0
Brewster continues to be a challenge. The limit could be 6 and it wouldn't matter. Fish are not biting. There were approx. 80 boats trying. We put in a long day and came away with 2 fish. Some guides ...
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By: afk
Posted: 7/11/2016
Species: Sockeye Salmon
Rating: 2
Fished: 7/10/2016
Hot Spots: 0
We fished below Wells Dam. There were too many boats trying to fish one little area. There were a few guides working the area that normally fish Brewster... 4 of us managed to catch 3 fish. We missed ...
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By: afk
Posted: 6/19/2016
Species: Walleye
Rating: 1
Fished: 6/18/2016
Hot Spots: 0
Ouch! I tried but I couldn't do it. I got skunked. I had guests in town from Kigali, Rwanda, Africa. Saturday was the only day available for them to fish. We put in at Connelly Park just before noon...
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By: afk
Posted: 3/27/2016
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 5
Fished: 3/26/2016
Hot Spots: 0
First time out this year for the old "Mustard Tub". I put in at the state park at 06:45. A few boats were fishing right out in front of the launch. More boats joined soon after. It was fairly chilly a...
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By: afk
Posted: 2/8/2016
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 3
Fished: 2/7/2016
Hot Spots: 0
I put in at Crescent Bay before sunrise. I fished out of my 14 FT. Livingston. There was a nice chop on the water. I used a small down rigger for 1 rod and flat lined the other. I ran various flies an...
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By: afk
Posted: 12/14/2015
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 2
Fished: 12/13/2015
Hot Spots: 0
I fished from shore starting at Eden Harbor. Not even a bump. I moved up to Spring Canyon. Same... I dropped down to Crescent Bay and scratched out 3 of this years fish to salvage the day. I never...
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By: afk
Posted: 7/13/2015
Species: Sockeye Salmon
Rating: 3
Fished: 7/11/2015
Hot Spots: 0
Got in line at 04:00. Boat in the water at 05:10!!! We scratched out fish from between the other 300-350 boats. McFisherson 13 boated 4 and I boated 3. We fished hard and long to get what we got. If i...
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By: afk
Posted: 7/5/2015
Species: Sockeye Salmon
Rating: 4
Fished: 7/4/2015
Hot Spots: 0
Fish Dawg needed a net man. I took him up on his offer. He put me to work netting his fish and running his boat for him. His rods were being hit and mine went untouched. The only reason I landed any f...
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By: afk
Posted: 7/2/2015
Species: Sockeye Salmon
Rating: 1
Fished: 7/1/2015
Hot Spots: 0
I fished from shore above Rocky Reach Dam. There were at least a dozen of us bankies. And, at least that many boats. Pretty quiet. From shore we were trying hootchies and shrimp under bobbers. The fis...
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By: afk
Posted: 6/28/2015
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 2
Fished: 6/28/2015
Hot Spots: 0
Jeff and I launched at the State Park at about 05:30. We went up to the Yacht Club and dropped in. This was his first time fishing for Kokanee. We had prepped 4 different scented baits last night. Sho...
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By: afk
Posted: 6/15/2015
Species: Walleye
Rating: 2
Fished: 6/14/2015
Hot Spots: 0
Jeff, Jer and I put in at Connelly around 09:00 and quit about 13:30. Beautiful weather, windy at times but, quite pleasant. caught several smaller eyes that went back to grow some more. Tried out som...
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By: afk
Posted: 6/1/2015
Species: Walleye
Rating: 3
Fished: 5/31/2015
Hot Spots: 1
Diane, Jeff, Jeremy and I had slept in. We ate a huge breakfast at Wanda's Country Cafe in Ephrata. Launched out of Connelly Park at around 10:00. This was the first time in years for Diane to join ...
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By: afk
Posted: 4/13/2015
Species: Kokanee
Rating: 2
Fished: 4/12/2015
Hot Spots: 0
I put in at the State park at 06:30. It was calm and crisp! I started just below the Yatch Club. Within 5 min I had the first fish half way to the boat from 120'! Half way was the way the rest of the ...
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By: afk
Posted: 2/10/2015
Species: Rainbow Trout
Rating: 3
Fished: 2/8/2015
Hot Spots: 0
I put in at Crescent Bay around 09:30. Fished long and hard for these 5. Fought the wind soon after getting started. Banks Lake had been like glass on the way there. Late afternoon the wind died down ...
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