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Troy Whitaker

7 08, 2018

Rogue Bay Kicking Out Big Salmon & Big Numbers


By: Troy Whitaker We never know what to believe, but the Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife is predicting that we were going to have the run of all runs on the Rogue. They say it’s going to be a spectacular year. Meanwhile, from what I’ve seen in July it is going to be a [...]

Rogue Bay Kicking Out Big Salmon & Big Numbers2018-08-07T18:39:08-07:00
30 06, 2018

Oregon’s Upper Rogue River Stuffed with Trout


By: Troy Whitaker I’ve lived in Southern Oregon since 1989. I’ve been to Diamond Lake countless times, but week was the first time I’ve fished the Upper Rogue River. I have to admit, I’m impressed. The Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife does a great job at stocking the river. Fishing for stocked stream trout [...]

Oregon’s Upper Rogue River Stuffed with Trout2018-06-30T11:16:28-07:00
22 05, 2017

Lower Rogue Anglers Grinding Out Springers


By: Troy Whitaker The good news is people are catching springers on the Lower Rogue. However, it’s been a fair run. I’d call it average. It hasn’t been the worst I’ve ever seen and there haven’t been fish swimming everywhere either. Most of the people I’ve talked to are catching fish, but it’s been a [...]

Lower Rogue Anglers Grinding Out Springers2018-04-18T18:58:14-07:00
3 10, 2016

Put In Time To Catch Rogue Bay Salmon


By: Troy Whitaker While anglers are still catching fish daily the bulk of the Chinook run has come through Rogue Bay. However, the Indian Creek fish and the silvers are just starting to come in and we can expect an opportunity to catch salmon in the bay for at least another month. Action isn’t as [...]

Put In Time To Catch Rogue Bay Salmon2018-04-18T19:00:05-07:00
9 09, 2015

Middle Rogue Must: Spawn Sack for Salmon


By: Troy Whitaker Using spawns sacks when fishing bait this summer and fall has become imperative on the Middle Rogue River. It’s not that spawn sacks work better than globs of roe, however. The reason why we are using spawn sacks on the Rogue is we have a bad population of squawfish that seem even [...]

Middle Rogue Must: Spawn Sack for Salmon2018-04-18T19:03:47-07:00

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