collapse
For a Day of FISHING & EXCITEMENT Come enjoy an Epic Fishing Adventure

Author Topic: Grayland surf perch  (Read 2213 times)

Offline sled

  • Non-Hunting Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Frontiersman
  • *****
  • Join Date: Mar 2010
  • Posts: 3486
  • Location: Lake Stevens
Grayland surf perch
« on: October 01, 2017, 08:54:58 PM »
I did pretty darn well on them Saturday.  Fished about an hour.  Can't wait to dig clams next weekend!

Offline fowl smacker

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Scout
  • ****
  • Join Date: Oct 2013
  • Posts: 384
  • Location: Castle Rock
  • Groups: DU, Delta Waterfowl, RMEF, Friends of the Cowlitz
Re: Grayland surf perch
« Reply #1 on: October 01, 2017, 09:02:00 PM »
Mmmmm...fish tacos!

Offline Squidward

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Sourdough
  • *****
  • Join Date: May 2014
  • Posts: 1580
  • Location: Centralia
    • https://www.facebook.com/ed.brooks.3781
Re: Grayland surf perch
« Reply #2 on: October 02, 2017, 06:56:03 AM »
nice mess of fish, What were they hitting on?

Offline sled

  • Non-Hunting Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Frontiersman
  • *****
  • Join Date: Mar 2010
  • Posts: 3486
  • Location: Lake Stevens
Re: Grayland surf perch
« Reply #3 on: October 02, 2017, 12:30:10 PM »
nice mess of fish, What were they hitting on?
berkley power saltwater sand worm in the brown color.  I was the only one fishing as far as I could see.

Offline SeatoSummit88

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Hunter
  • ***
  • Join Date: Sep 2014
  • Posts: 177
  • Location: Bothell
Re: Grayland surf perch
« Reply #4 on: October 02, 2017, 01:19:25 PM »
Sled, could we meet up sometime on the beach?  I own a home in Grayland, and use to fish commercially and deckhanded on charters for a living, and in my off time, I never picked up surf perch fishing.  I'd love to get it down.  how often are you down there?

thanks!
If I'm not selling, I should be hunting, If I'm not hunting, I should quit!

Offline Encore 280

  • Non-Hunting Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Sourdough
  • *****
  • Join Date: Oct 2011
  • Posts: 1527
  • Location: Poulsbo
Re: Grayland surf perch
« Reply #5 on: October 02, 2017, 01:55:47 PM »
I do real well down off the Warrenton Cannery road and go to the left just a little bit. Looking forward to giving it a try with the clams this weekend. :tup:

Offline sled

  • Non-Hunting Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Frontiersman
  • *****
  • Join Date: Mar 2010
  • Posts: 3486
  • Location: Lake Stevens
Re: Grayland surf perch
« Reply #6 on: October 02, 2017, 03:30:36 PM »
Sled, could we meet up sometime on the beach?  I own a home in Grayland, and use to fish commercially and deckhanded on charters for a living, and in my off time, I never picked up surf perch fishing.  I'd love to get it down.  how often are you down there?

thanks!
sure can.  I'll send ya a message.

Offline fast60eddie

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Hunter
  • ***
  • Join Date: Oct 2010
  • Posts: 194
Re: Grayland surf perch
« Reply #7 on: October 19, 2017, 08:41:15 PM »
I have the Surf Perch bug so bad that I'm not thinking about ducks. The drive from smellvue is to the coast is rough but worth it.

Offline sled

  • Non-Hunting Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Frontiersman
  • *****
  • Join Date: Mar 2010
  • Posts: 3486
  • Location: Lake Stevens
Re: Grayland surf perch
« Reply #8 on: October 19, 2017, 09:37:20 PM »
I have the Surf Perch bug so bad that I'm not thinking about ducks. The drive from smellvue is to the coast is rough but worth it.
haha!  I hear ya!  Going over tomorrow to get a couple things done at the cabin then digging steamers at 7:00 am, then fishing perch on the incoming before coming back home sat night.

Offline sled

  • Non-Hunting Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Frontiersman
  • *****
  • Join Date: Mar 2010
  • Posts: 3486
  • Location: Lake Stevens
Re: Grayland surf perch
« Reply #9 on: October 19, 2017, 09:52:23 PM »
I have the Surf Perch bug so bad that I'm not thinking about ducks. The drive from smellvue is to the coast is rough but worth it.
got to time it right.  Not so bad.  Typically I leave 7 to 8 pm.  No traffic.

Offline Alchase

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Explorer
  • ******
  • Join Date: Apr 2007
  • Posts: 11934
  • Location: Tinker AFB, OK
Re: Grayland surf perch
« Reply #10 on: October 20, 2017, 09:58:24 AM »
I love perch, they are some seriously good fish!
Only 2 defining forces sacrificed themselves for you:
The American Soldier and Jesus Christ. One died for your freedom, the other for your soul.

My rock,
He trains my hands for war and my fingers for battle.
Psalm 144.1

Offline Crunchy

  • Political Topics
  • Trade Count: (+1)
  • Frontiersman
  • *****
  • Join Date: Apr 2007
  • Posts: 3162
  • Location: Puyallup
Re: Grayland surf perch
« Reply #11 on: October 20, 2017, 11:13:49 AM »
I thought i was done fishing for the year after the last of the coho run.  Now i am rethinking.

Offline WSU

  • Political Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Frontiersman
  • *****
  • Join Date: Mar 2009
  • Posts: 3884
Re: Grayland surf perch
« Reply #12 on: October 20, 2017, 11:19:11 AM »
I thought i was done fishing for the year after the last of the coho run.  Now i am rethinking.

There's no such thing as done fishing for the year....

Offline fast60eddie

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Hunter
  • ***
  • Join Date: Oct 2010
  • Posts: 194
Re: Grayland surf perch
« Reply #13 on: October 28, 2017, 03:59:55 PM »
I tried today! But called it at 0900 the Surf was to strong.

Offline Gobble Doc

  • Non-Hunting Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Sourdough
  • *****
  • Join Date: Apr 2010
  • Posts: 2121
  • Location: Snohomish, WA
Re: Grayland surf perch
« Reply #14 on: October 28, 2017, 06:11:49 PM »
Nice fish!

 

* Recent Topics

Post rut by TikkaT3-270Shortmag
[Today at 06:39:10 PM]


WTS Mathews Halon 32. 5 by Shadrach71
[Today at 06:36:31 PM]


Looking for good archery back pack... by Sutherland
[Today at 06:33:40 PM]


Conflict Goat Tag by benhuntin
[Today at 06:30:31 PM]


Do you own a 270 WSM? - Monroe, WA by Caseyd
[Today at 06:21:10 PM]


Ozonics Scent Elimination by The Big Game Hunter
[Today at 06:13:30 PM]


$30 worth of raffle tickets..... by Boss .300 winmag
[Today at 06:07:29 PM]


Play Free: Hunting-Washington $100 Monthly Lotto! by love to hunt
[Today at 06:07:10 PM]


ISO/WTB unpasteurized apple cider West side by Wazukie
[Today at 06:03:28 PM]


Upper Smith Creek hunters by Threewolves
[Today at 06:00:16 PM]


My Bethel Quality Bull tag hunt...... by jackelope
[Today at 05:58:45 PM]


Sign up for Trapper Education class December 1st by Not selected
[Today at 05:54:33 PM]


2007 Yamaha TW200 by tgray
[Today at 05:40:32 PM]


Let's see those kids already! by Special T
[Today at 05:36:56 PM]


Palouse Whitetail by nwwanderer
[Today at 05:23:04 PM]


2018 Coho MA 8-10 by WAcoueshunter
[Today at 05:13:36 PM]


Accuracy sucks, Advice needed by davef
[Today at 05:11:08 PM]


Time for a drift boat by Commando
[Today at 04:45:15 PM]


Free dog training bumpers by King243
[Today at 04:35:15 PM]


Help please - inconsistent accuracy by reelamin
[Today at 04:33:00 PM]