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Washington Lakes with the Most Fish (Part 3 of trout fishing series)

Top 5 Washington Lakes with an Overabundance of Fish

Washington Lakes by Jai Colvin

Updated. The fishing in Washington State is legendary. Brook trout, cutthroat and rainbows are plentiful in many of Washington’s Lakes because these Washington lakes with the most fish - Chewaukemfish are adaptable and prolific in their spawning. But sometimes they’re too prolific; this is termed “uncontrolled reproduction” and is something that happens in many of the high lakes. Such dense populations affect the fish themselves, so fishermen the WDFW encourages a more liberal harvest in such areas. For us that means healthier fish and a lot of extra fun. Continue reading Washington Lakes with the Most Fish (Part 3 of trout fishing series)

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By Jai Colvin

Adams County, Washington is deeply rural, with a landscape of rolling hills and farmland.  Very few people live here, and most of them reside in two small cities, Ritzville and Othello.  But this small dryland county offers some fun recreational fishing that draws summer visitors as well as some adventurous winter anglers.  Here are the choice places to hook some wild catch in Adams County. Continue reading Adams County – Fishing in the Drylands

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No matter what you are searching for…you are likely to find it at a Washington reservoir

By Jai Colvin

Washington Reservoir fishing is a different type of angling. It isn’t fly fishing, it isn’t marine fishing, reservoir fishing offers laid back, easy going fishing that draws in families. Some reservoirs offer boat fishing; some offer bank fishing…most offer both. No matter what you are searching for…you are likely to find it at a Washington reservoir. Here are five reservoirs that offer the chance to catch fish and bragging rights. Continue reading Five Washington Reservoirs – Five Types of Fish

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By Jai Colvin

Jefferson County is located in the extreme western part of Washington State.  This county sports some of the most interesting geographical areas in the state and is home to Port Townsend, a Victorian town that draws visitors from all over the country.  One of the best kept secrets about Jefferson County is its fishing.  It offers coastal, lake, river and even some interesting pond fishing throughout the county.  Most spots are easy to access and many offer an abundance of fish.  Here are some of the best known places to angle in this beautiful, historic area. Continue reading Fishing Jefferson County – One Fishing Spot Away from a Ton of Fish

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By Jai Colvin

Cutthroat trout are some of the best catches this time of the year. Anglers seek out these fun fish all throughout Washington, and knowing where they are is key to planning great fishing trip.  The stocking of coastal cutthroat is an important part of keeping the recreational fishing for them strong.   We did some research and discovered just where these bad boys have been stocked recently. So, looking for stocked coastal cutthroat? Here’s were to head… (note – some of these places were last stocked in 2013; however, this ensures that you can catch the big ones.) Continue reading Cutthroat Trout Stocking in Washington’s Lower Lakes

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