Fishing Report

  • Once the dipnetting for reds took off this summer, I starting receiving requests for some tips on how to fillet a fish without turning it into something more suitable for stew or soup. It is astounding how many processing challenged individuals you’ll find chopping away at carcasses splayed out on...

    Wed, 07/20/2016 - 3:20pm
  • I was scouting for jumpers along the east and west side beaches of the Spit when I overheard two men squabbling about a fish one of them had just landed outside the entrance to The Fishing Hole. One squawking rooster was adamant it was a silver while the other had steam rolling out of his cranial or...

    Wed, 07/13/2016 - 3:09pm
  • I did a bit of scouting over the holiday weekend in hopes of spotting a silver or two hurtling out of the sea around the Spit. Nada. Why? Because I have received numerous inquiries as to when I think the first coho will make their summer debut at The Fishing Hole. So, at the moment, how can I put th...

    Thu, 07/07/2016 - 11:12am
  • Last week was amazing for numerous fishing fanatics pursuing fins on the lower peninsula — especially if they were able to drag their gluteal regions out of the horizontal position at quasi-dark-thirty. Unless you have a vampire dangling from a branch of your family tree, it won’t kill you to ...

    Wed, 06/29/2016 - 10:35am
  • I usually don’t fish on the weekends because it’s a great time to cruise the river accesses and The Spit to determine what’s being nailed, where and how, while listening to “scout’s honor” tales told ’round the cleaning tables. Besides, being the size of a mutant Wookie, it would take ...

    Wed, 06/22/2016 - 12:04pm
  • W ow, what an incredibly gorgeous Memorial Day weekend even though the wind and overcast chilled things down on Monday. For those of you who can barely recall it, fishing for the major part of three days was downright respectable for competent piscatorians and rather dismal for those doing shooters ...

    Thu, 06/02/2016 - 2:33pm
  • Now that we are beginning the slow tumble into the deep fall season where land hunts rule, don’t forget the stunning silvers and steelhead swaggering into some of the streams.  The attitudes of these gleaming finned missiles have a tendency to morph into ravenous pack-stalker mindsets around ...

    Thu, 09/10/2015 - 8:49am
  • Well that was a pretty wild weekend. High tides, high winds, a dash of termination dust and snagging opened at the Nick Dudiak Lagoon.  Surfers off Bishop’s Beach were riding what looked to be walled up waves while other high cresting lips spread debris along the Homer Spit Road. At the Ancho...

    Thu, 09/03/2015 - 9:31am
  • One of the golden perks associated with writing this column is the cornucopia of remarkable posts that land in the R.E.I. gmail inbox.  Sometimes the missives are so colorful that their only printable components are the quotation marks. Others have run the gamut from palpably 90-proof enhanced ...

    Thu, 08/27/2015 - 9:07am
  • O ne of the golden perks associated with writing this column is the cornucopia of remarkable posts that land in the R.E.I. gmail inbox.  Sometimes the missives are so colorful that their only printable components are the quotation marks. Others have run the gamut from palpably 90-proof enhanced...

    Thu, 08/27/2015 - 9:07am

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