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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!

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Re: Grayland surf perch
« Reply #1 on: October 01, 2017, 09:02:00 PM »
Mmmmm...fish tacos!

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Re: Grayland surf perch
« Reply #2 on: October 02, 2017, 06:56:03 AM »
nice mess of fish, What were they hitting on?

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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.

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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!
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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:

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Re: Grayland surf perch
« Reply #10 on: October 20, 2017, 09:58:24 AM »
I love perch, they are some seriously good fish!
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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.

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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....

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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.

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Re: Grayland surf perch
« Reply #14 on: October 28, 2017, 06:11:49 PM »
Nice fish!

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Re: Grayland surf perch
« Reply #15 on: October 30, 2017, 08:03:31 PM »
nice looking perch and good to see members on here still fishing


how much weight and what type of sinker?

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Re: Grayland surf perch
« Reply #16 on: November 02, 2017, 03:15:25 PM »
nice looking perch and good to see members on here still fishing


how much weight and what type of sinker?
3/4 pyramid weights

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Re: Grayland surf perch
« Reply #17 on: November 02, 2017, 03:24:25 PM »
I used to fish for surfperch right by the old shipwreck at Open Sores when I was a kid.  I had two hooks on and many times reeled them in two at a time.  I tried there about ten years ago and did not have any success.  I would love to take my kids down to Grayland and try again.  They are fantastic eating too. 

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Re: Grayland surf perch
« Reply #18 on: November 05, 2017, 11:05:16 PM »
man I miss fishing for them . :tup: :tup:

 

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