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Offline erickson3t

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Skookumchuck Fishing
« on: December 27, 2017, 05:01:04 PM »
I am thinking about heading to the river tomorrow morning. Fairly new to salmon fishing but was wondering if they are still running or is it to late.

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Re: Skookumchuck Fishing
« Reply #1 on: December 27, 2017, 06:17:13 PM »
There will be a few late coho still around ans some steelhead but also a bunch of people.

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Re: Skookumchuck Fishing
« Reply #2 on: December 27, 2017, 06:23:12 PM »
Not sure where u live but the Satsop is probably a better bet.  Might be late for the Satsop although it gets and A and B run of cohos.

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Re: Skookumchuck Fishing
« Reply #3 on: December 28, 2017, 06:44:03 AM »
I live right next to it went down there yesterday to take a peek. There a few red ones in there might get lucky on a crome one or a steelhead. Very few people

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Re: Skookumchuck Fishing
« Reply #4 on: December 28, 2017, 08:56:30 AM »
its been dead
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Re: Skookumchuck Fishing
« Reply #5 on: December 28, 2017, 09:02:41 AM »
WHen do the steelhead start to show in decent numbers?

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Re: Skookumchuck Fishing
« Reply #6 on: December 28, 2017, 09:37:57 AM »
Feb and march are best on the skook...but by late Jan, it will be worth fishing IMO

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Re: Skookumchuck Fishing
« Reply #7 on: December 28, 2017, 12:12:10 PM »
Rooks...

Watch the USGS water data for Skookumchuck Bloody Run...fish every drop from now through late March.

 

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Re: Skookumchuck Fishing
« Reply #8 on: December 29, 2017, 10:04:55 AM »
Now this guy knows What's up!!  :yeah: lmao
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Re: Skookumchuck Fishing
« Reply #9 on: December 29, 2017, 10:38:51 AM »
Better get to know the spillway operator.
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Re: Skookumchuck Fishing
« Reply #10 on: December 29, 2017, 10:48:44 AM »
I'm a local but not much of a fisherman.  I do know it is hard to pull a chrome out of there but they are in there.  It can get very crowded at times and be legal 100%, don't be hiding chromes in puddles!  I get a kick out of all the gear in the trees come spring when the water is down and fishers gone.!
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