Friday, September 16, 2011

The pinks are still going strong

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  1. I.F. I fished the Puyallup this evening from 630-730, no bites. I observed a lot of fishing moving up the river. Also it was a high tide, I notice more action on a falling tide. Whats your take?

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  2. Fishing on the out going tide is good as well. I prefer the incoming tide, just because i've had most success during incoming.

    what size lure were you using? small & bright is best right now....

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  3. My son and I fished our usual place yesterday from 3:30 until 6 PM. The water level was way down... a lot fewer people and a lot fewer fish. We only saw a half dozen or so caught. I adjusted my drag as you suggested. I only had one fish on the whole time but I landed it making for my 2nd one ever. The fish seemed smaller and did not have a lot of fight but they were good looking fish. My son got skunked which was pretty unusual, it’s usually the other way around.

    Will there be a big push of silvers like there was with the pinks?

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  4. There should be a strong push of silver the beginning of October, and this next week should be pretty good for silvers.

    The silvers that come in the first week of october are a little bigger -8-12 lbs. with the occasional 15 lb.

    It won't be anything like the pinks.....you have to work for your fish much harder

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  5. Ignorant Fisherman...I called the net line ater a DEAD fishing day today (Tuesday 9-20). The message was from 9-1 and they state sun thru tues at noon for the next three weeks. That would mean today was the last day correct. In your post I got the impression it was going one more week ...please clarify.
    Thanks,

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  6. Right...today was the last day as far as the hotline states for "that schedule"....I'm not totally sure, but I'm pretty sure they net until the end of december.

    I know for sure they net in november & december for the chum run, but I'll look into wether they net in october.

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