21 01, 2020

California’s Smith River Has Steelhead Now


By: Mick Thomas After no fall salmon season (due to no water) we’ve finally got some good news on the Smith River. The rain we’ve been waiting months for brought in a large number of fresh steelhead. Since we’ve received heavy rain the last few days the numbers of steelhead in the river have been [...]

California’s Smith River Has Steelhead Now2020-01-21T18:09:39-08:00
19 01, 2020

Why Natural Trout Eggs Are Perfect For Great Lakes Steelhead


By: James Swearingen We are in the heart of spawn sac season in the Great Lakes and for the first time in more than 20 years I’m using something different in my sacs. Historically, I’ve had to fish with salmon eggs and brown trout eggs that I harvested in the fall in New York. Meanwhile, [...]

Why Natural Trout Eggs Are Perfect For Great Lakes Steelhead2020-01-19T16:55:08-08:00
14 01, 2020

Chetco River Steelhead Outlook


By Andy Martin Judging by the first few weeks of the 2020 steelhead season on the Chetco River, anglers may have to deal with high water conditions. The year is off to a wet and stormy start. In between rainy weather, steelhead fishing has been good. Hatchery fish are showing up and plenty of wild [...]

Chetco River Steelhead Outlook2020-01-14T18:37:47-08:00