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August 27, 2014

River Reports

Submitted by Casey Weigel
Waters West Guide Service


Coastal & SW Washington Report

August 27, 2014

No report this week


For more info call Phil Stephens, Mystical Legends Guide Service Call (206) 940-0052 or E-mail

Summer steelhead  fishing the past few weeks has been nothing short of awesome. The fish this year are big and mean. New fish coming every day along with a few recycled fish. Side drifting eggs or back trolling plugs or bait will put you in fish. I had the same two guys for 3 days and we hooked 30 fish.  I have a couple of spots for mid September for Lower Cowlitz kings if anyone is looking to get out.

Rob Sweem, R&K Guide Service
(360) 481-0612 or Email


No report this week


(253) 208-7433 
Bruce Warren
Fishing For Fun Guide Service

Well we're finally wrapping up Our summer steelhead Fishing Not because the fish aren't there Moving on the salmon! The lower Columbia It is just about to be ridiculous fishing With a record run of chinook! If you're going to ever get into fishing in Washington This may be the year this may be the month to do it! While we will be splitting time between lk.sammamish chinook fishing and the Main stem Columbia A great opportunity To Get into some fantastic action! Thank you to all who came out For this very fun action packed summer steelhead fishing

Todd Daniels
Tall Tails Guide Service
Cell 206-437-8766 or Email

I finished up my upper Columbia river salmon season and What an I incredible sockeye season we had! With just enough kings around to keep us busy. Hopefully this year was a sign a good things for the future and not just an anomaly. If your headed towards Brewster, I would switch my focus to king salmon. Although, there are still plenty of sockeye around for those of you looking to catch them.
Don't forget to stop by Hooked On Toys and get your dipping sauce. This local formula out produces all others on this fishery.

It's now time for me to make the pilgrimage back down to the lower Columbia River.
We will be catching King Salmon and Steelhead.
The down riggers have been put away and I can't to wait to catch some chrome bright, SeaLiced, tide water fish!
I prefer to troll for these fish vs. anchoring up all day. If WDFW is even close to their preseason estimate these next few weeks should see some incredible fishing days. I'll have a full hands on report next week.
See you on the water & FishON!!

Bonner's FishON! Guide Service 
Website bonnerfishon.com
Cell 425-281-8772
Email Bonnerfishon@gmail.com

No report this week

Bill "Swanny" Swann: 206-755-1204
Swanny's Guided Fishing: www.swannysfishing.com

We are still having a blast down here at Astoria and our partner guide, Ryan, is looking forward to fishing the month of September upriver for more King Salmon Action!!  With the 1.6 Million King and 960,000 Coho Forecast - they weren't joking!!  We have been trolling fresh herring behind flashers - moving from bite to bite between Buoy 10 and just above the Astoria-Megler Bridge.  It's been a beautiful month and our partner guide has availability for Labor Day Weekend Still!!  Don't wait text 253-389-0359 or book online here:  http://bit.ly/UAwIt0

Casey Weigel
Waters West Guide Service

No report this week


Marc Bush
Twisted Waters Guide Service
253-468-0610 : 360-894-7636


See Salmon University for Mark's Saltwater Report


Mark Coleman - Guide/Owner, All Rivers & Saltwater Charters
www.allwashingtonfishing.com, 425-736-8920

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Olympic Pennisula Report  

August 27, 2014

Summer silvers are showing up in good numbers In the Duc. There are also some Sockeyes and a few Springers left.
The Hoh has a few Summer steelhead showing up also. Number 3 spinners in blue and purple and purple Wicked lures are doing the trick.

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Submitted by Mike Zavadlov
Mike Z's Guide Service
(360) 640 8109
Email: mike@mikezsguideservice.com

Washougal River

August 27, 2014

Skagit River

August 27, 2014

No report this week


North Rivers
August 27, 2014

No report this week


Snohomish River System

August 27, 2014

No report this week


Ryan James Hung
Owner, Reel Priorities
Licensed Pacific Northwest Fishing Guide

Klickitat River
August 27, 2014

No report this week

Call or email Tracy Zoller .... phone (509) 369-2366


Upper Columbia
August 27, 2014


No report this week


Hells Canyon / Clearwater River, Idaho

August 27, 2014


No report this week


Submitted by Ryan Rosenbaum



No report this week

Submitted by Ryan Pitcher
1 866 846-4240 or Email ryan@wcafish.com

North Coast Oregon

August 27, 2014


No report this week


Andy Martin
Wild Rivers Fishing Oregon and Alaska Salmon, Steelhead and Halibut Fishing www.wildriversfishing.com

Portland Area Rivers:

Willamette Valley

August 27, 2014

No report this week

Kyle Bushelman (541) 517-7536

Sandy River

August 27, 2014



Clackamas River

August 27, 2014

No report this week

Fraser River, British Columbia

August 27, 2014


Fraser River Salmon

The Fraser has been fishing well the past few days for both Chinook and Sockeye, water is dropping fast so more quality angling location are opening up each day, Shore anglers are focusing on locations along Hwy 7 and on the south side of the Fraser Gill Road and Peg leg are your best bet. For most anglers fishing from shore the access to the Fraser is better along Hwy 7. Those anglers fishing from boats, the area between Agassiz and Sumas confluence is your best bet. The next 3 weeks should produce the best results for sockeye so time to start planning you days on the water.

Fraser River Sturgeon

Sturgeon fishing has been excellent this past week, plenty of fish caught between 5 to 8ft with our largest fish measuring 9ft 5 inches lead by STS guide Breaden Szlabon while guiding. Sturgeon have been feeding on sockeye so any sockeye baits such as bellies, gills, heads, fillets or eggs will work. Big baits can mean big fish so try uping your bait size to target larger fish.  August and September are very busy for us and we are now starting to fill October and November dates.

Vancouver Salmon

Vancouver salmon fishing has been excellent this past week, if you're on the water when the  bite happens it is epic fishing. This past couple days we have witnessed some pods of Killer Whales feeding on sockeye which is quite incredible. Also lots of sockeye moving up the north arm of the Fraser so I think you will see the best fishing transfer from ocean to river very soon. If you are booked with us for a Vancouver Salmon trip you might want to consider moving that trip to the river.

Hells Gate Tours

We have been very busy in the canyon both fishing for sturgeon and running our Whitewater Tours, now is the time to experience this region as the water is just getting big. Most of our dates are full but we have provide a couple openings below.

I have 8 seats available for our 4 hour tour on Sunday August 31 and 6 seats for our 2 hour Hope to sailor Bar tour for this Sunday.

Hope you all have a great weekend.


To Book Your next guided adventure, call us Toll Free 1-866-771-3474

Remember to conserve your catch

Tight Lines and we will see you on the water

Vic Carrao
STS Guiding Service
604 671-FISH (3474)

Skeena Region, BC Canada
August 27, 2014



Mother nature gave us some low rivers, which made the fishing a little easier than normal. The Chum and Chinook runs were lower than normal, but the Sockeye & Pinks were record highs. The Chum runs seem to be replenishing. The Summer run Steelhead are coming in bright and strong.


Gill McKean, Westcoast Fishing Adventures www.westcoastfishing.ca
1-866-578-8552 toll free 1-250-615-3477 cell
Fishing is our addiction ­ Guiding is our passion
Adventure is in our blood


No report this week

Tracey John Hittel
Kitimat BC Canada
250 632-9880 hm.
250 639-4277 cell.



August 27, 2014

No report this week


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