24 05, 2017

Recent Uptick in Cowlitz Springers


By: Bob Kratzer Springer fishing on the Cowlitz River has been decent. It hasn’t been horrible and hasn’t been great. There’s fish here and we’ve had an uptick in recent days, but we are dealing with high and cold water and that’s made catching them more challenging. It’s been a long time since conditions were [...]

Recent Uptick in Cowlitz Springers2018-04-18T18:58:12-07:00
19 03, 2017

Cowlitz Steelhead off to Slow Start – But Big Ones Around


By: Todd Daniels The Cowlitz River is the only place in Washington that has hatchery steelhead now. That’s it. Essentially, it’s a ghost town everywhere else. This being said the season has started off on the slower side. However, the numbers of steelhead returning are picking up daily. The good thing is, this year the [...]

Cowlitz Steelhead off to Slow Start – But Big Ones Around2018-04-18T18:59:04-07:00
29 02, 2016

Cowlitz River Steelhead Off To Great Start


By: Todd Daniels We’ve had record high water since November on the Cowlitz River. And, it’s been high and muddy. On the other hand, now that the river is dropping into shape it’s slowing the fish down and they are starting to congregate where they normally do. Most important, there’s a ton of steelhead in [...]

Cowlitz River Steelhead Off To Great Start2019-10-31T08:52:34-07:00
12 08, 2015

Learn To Re-Brine Eggs For Cowlitz Summer Steelhead


By: Bob Kratzer It’s been hot in the Pacific Northwest. There are hot fires going on. The temperature is hot. And, most important the summer steelhead fishing is hot, particularly on the Cowlitz River where we’ve been catching a lot of fish. With all of the focus on salmon the Cowlitz has flown under the [...]

Learn To Re-Brine Eggs For Cowlitz Summer Steelhead2019-10-31T08:52:16-07:00
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