Clear Lake, Eatonville, WA. Early morning fishermen on opening day beat the rain, caught some fish, and enjoyed a colorful beginning to the lowland lake fishing season. Photo by Tony Sirgedas, April 2013.
Opening Day at Ohop Lake. Photo by Melissa Flanders, April 2013.
Featured Fishing How-to Videos
Fall into Fishing Washington
Highlights rainbow trout fall fishing opportunities on Green Lake, King County and Lake St. Clair, Thurston County in Washington state.
Fly Fishing for Smallmouth Bass at Banks Lake
This short film highlights fly fishing opportunities for Smallmouth Bass in Washington, with particular emphasis on gear and fly selection. With special guests David Williams and Michael Bennett.
Basic Techniques for Trout Fishing in Washington
This video showcases basic techniques for catching trout in lowland lakes throughout Washington. Techniques include the slip-sinker rig for bottom fishing and the slip-bobber rig for fishing at any depth. Various bait choices and knot tying are also discussed.
Trolling for Walleye in Eastern Washington
This video highlights trolling tactics for Walleye in Eastern Washington and provides basic information on population monitoring and management goals. A special thanks to Shelby Ross of Ross Outdoor Adventures.