Trout/Salmon Fishing

New SpinFish Bait-Holding Lure from Yakima Bait

New from Yakima Bait is the SpinFish™ bait-holding lure, representing a new concept in combining lure-and-bait to produce more and bigger fish. The SpinFish features a patented pull-apart “Easy-Fill” bait chamber and scent-dispersing design. When […]

Northumberland Giant
Trout/Salmon Fishing

Northumberland Giant

Northumberland Gazette report first: Bill Teasdale was fishing in the River Sela when he caught the giant one metre long fish after a titanic one hour and 45-minute struggle. The 70-year-old, formerly a senior partner […]

Record-Setting 48-inch Utah Trout
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Record-Setting 48-inch Utah Trout

A record-setting trout was caught last month at Flaming Gorge Reservoir, according to the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources. The 48-inch lake trout was caught by Matt Smiley of Fairplay, Colorado, who caught and released […]

"Year of the Salmon" - NOAA
Trout/Salmon Fishing

“Year of the Salmon” – NOAA

For International Year of the Salmon (2019), they are asking you to join them and their conservation partners in taking LEAPS for Atlantic salmon. Did you know that Atlantic salmon can leap up to 12 […]

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Oregon: How To Fish For Trout

More people in Oregon fish for trout than for any other kind of fish. Anglers can experience a lifetime of varied and rewarding adventures fishing for trout in Oregon’s shaded coastal streams, alpine lakes, urban […]

Trout/Salmon Fishing

Trout Fishing Tips From Minnesota

Lake trout – Many lakes near the Canadian border in northeastern Minnesota contain native lake trout. They average one to three pounds, but lakers topping 25 pounds are landed each year, so a trophy is […]

Trout/Salmon Fishing

New G. Loomis E6X Salmon Rods

Offered in 11 different models with specific actions for every salmon fishing technique, G. Loomis introduces the newly-designed E6X Salmon rods. Being showcased at this week’s Pacific Northwest Sportsmen’s Show in Portland, Ore., a limited […]

Ice Fishing

Rainbows In The Ice

The anticipation for the winter trout season for many anglers could easily be compared to a ten year old child on Christmas Eve who has done nothing but sit in front of their Christmas tree […]

fall fishing
Trout/Salmon Fishing

Fall Fishing, An Iowa Perspective

Enjoy the spectacular colors and cool weather this fall fishing in northeast Iowa’s hundreds of miles of trout streams. From easily accessible streams in state or county parks, to those found in Iowa’s most wild […]

Trout/Salmon Fishing

Too Many Pink Salmon?

The pink salmon harvest in Alaska may be down, but a recreational fishing group is seeking to prevent a hatchery in Prince William Sound from putting an extra 20 million young fish in the water. […]

Trout/Salmon Fishing

State Record Kokanee Salmon Caught A Mepps

When you say Kokanee, you’ve sparked my attention. The drastic physical changes these fish experience when spawning is truly breathtaking. Since moving to Idaho (from Wisconsin), the annual Kokanee Run has been one of my […]

Trout/Salmon Fishing

Spin In With Yakima For Lake Trout

Of the six trout and salmon game fish species found in the Great Lakes, only one is indigenous. Species like king and coho salmon, steelhead, brown trout and Atlantic salmon were introduced so long ago, […]

Angling Tips to Help Trout and Salmon Beat the Heat
Trout/Salmon Fishing

Angling Tips to Help Trout and Salmon Beat the Heat

This spring, trout and trout anglers have benefited from abundant rainfall and cool weather conditions that promote the growth and survival of trout and salmon. However, with the forecast for high temperatures this weekend through […]

Wild Atlantic Salmon Numbers Drop Again
Trout/Salmon Fishing

Wild Atlantic Salmon Numbers Drop Again

The Atlantic Salmon Federation’s (ASF) annual State of the Populations report finds the number of North American wild Atlantic salmon dropped 15 per cent in 2017 compared to the year before. An estimated 496,000 salmon […]

Fishing Trout With Mepps
Trout/Salmon Fishing

Fishing Trout With Mepps

Most trout fishermen fish for reasons other than merely catching trout. Reasons such as the opportunity to see the beauty of a trout in its brighter-than-nature colors resting in a sagging landing net. The sound […]

Trout/Salmon Fishing

Use The Coyote Spoon For Saltwater Salmon

Saltwater Salmon sport fishing takes place in an ever-changing environment. Conditions vary hourly, due to tide and current fluctuations, and the angler must be prepared to make instant revisions in tackle and/or fishing methods to […]

Jigs For Steelhead
Trout/Salmon Fishing

Jigs For Steelhead

Every year hundreds and hundreds of steelhead are caught around the Pacific Northwest by anglers fishing with jigs.  In rivers big and small, steelhead will take a brightly colored jig, usually fished below a bobber.  […]

Trout/Salmon Fishing

Mepps Salmon – Steelhead Fishing

Every year in the Great Lakes and Pacific Northwest a strange metamorphosis takes place. Anglers, once satisfied with a pailful of tasty panfish, become obsessed with “salmon fever.” The beauty of this fishing is that […]

Trout/Salmon Fishing

The Helgy (Video)

Nothing compares to the flash of real gold. One Of The All Time Great Trout Lures! A great story told to us by a fisherman concerned his last hard-to-find Helgy. His tried-and-true trout catcher got […]