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Skagit River bull trout fly fishing and practicing spey casting

Fishing the Skagit River with local fly fishing guide and outfitter, Ed Megill of Cascades Fly Fishing for bull trout and steelhead.

Skagit River pink salmon fly fishing on the swing and twitch

Hooking a Skagit river pink salmon on the swing with the double hand rod was probably the highlight of the day. This seems unusual for pink salmon, since generally humpies tend to like a twitching up and down type movement of the fly.

Skagit Silvers elude us but Chums and Bull Trout save the day

Saturday, November 6th 2010. Silver salmon were the target for the day as we launched at first light on the mighty Skagit River. We’re nearing the end of the Coho season, but based on some good recent reports we were hoping to find some fresh fish still in the river. Luck was not on our side this day […]

Skagit River Salmon Fishing

A local river guide took me and my Father out for a day of salmon fishing on the Skagit River. We were targeting Coho, or silver salmon, for the day but were leaving our options open. The river was open for retention of up to 3 silvers, and closed to king salmon and pretty much […]