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Area 9 -10 Chinook
« on: July 14, 2017, 09:10:39 AM »
Who's going where for the opener?  I'm torn between Mid-channel or Jeff head?


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Re: Area 9 -10 Chinook
« Reply #1 on: July 14, 2017, 09:12:08 AM »
Not this weekend, but probably next.  Last year, we scratched one at mid, but the bait were a no show.  If it isn't good when it should be in the tide, don't be shy about moving.

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Re: Area 9 -10 Chinook
« Reply #2 on: July 14, 2017, 03:30:14 PM »
Ill be out. Looks like 22 inch min, limit is 1, hatchery or clipped only,  and could keep 1 pink if you needed to.
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Re: Area 9 -10 Chinook
« Reply #3 on: July 14, 2017, 05:54:45 PM »
Running from Everett to Wilson Point Sunday. Trolling back.
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Re: Area 9 -10 Chinook
« Reply #4 on: July 15, 2017, 05:28:51 PM »
Post results. I'll be out when I here the bites on
Lets go, we got fish to catch on the boondocks!!!

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Re: Area 9 -10 Chinook
« Reply #5 on: July 16, 2017, 10:31:48 AM »
That ends a 2 year drought.  The 1st of many this season I hope.


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Re: Area 9 -10 Chinook
« Reply #6 on: July 16, 2017, 10:42:07 AM »
nice fattie
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Re: Area 9 -10 Chinook
« Reply #7 on: July 16, 2017, 09:58:09 PM »
Did you end up going to jeff head or mid channel?

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Re: Area 9 -10 Chinook
« Reply #8 on: July 16, 2017, 10:07:03 PM »
Great looking fish!
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Re: Area 9 -10 Chinook
« Reply #9 on: July 16, 2017, 11:04:32 PM »
Nice fish.

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Re: Area 9 -10 Chinook
« Reply #10 on: July 17, 2017, 08:27:26 AM »
#2 from this morning:


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Re: Area 9 -10 Chinook
« Reply #11 on: July 17, 2017, 08:30:03 AM »
Did you end up going to jeff head or mid channel?

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Neither, ended up at point-no-point

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Re: Area 9 -10 Chinook
« Reply #12 on: July 17, 2017, 08:40:46 AM »
It sounds like there are fish around....

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Re: Area 9 -10 Chinook
« Reply #13 on: July 17, 2017, 08:22:03 PM »
Anyone else fishing this opening?

I'll give this another shot in the morning, there's a very nice tide.   :tup:

I don't expect the good fishing will last too long - nasty tides are on way.

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Re: Area 9 -10 Chinook
« Reply #14 on: July 18, 2017, 04:18:48 AM »
Yea
I'll be out there
missed one yesterday
north wind made it sloppy
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Re: Area 9 -10 Chinook
« Reply #15 on: July 18, 2017, 07:08:54 AM »
We fished Jeff's head opener had 3 clipped fish at 21" so no keepers for us.  Lots of shakers.

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Re: Area 9 -10 Chinook
« Reply #16 on: July 18, 2017, 09:22:45 AM »
Nothing legal this morning, just lots of shakers.


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Re: Area 9 -10 Chinook
« Reply #17 on: July 18, 2017, 11:11:14 AM »
I fish skunk quit after my 10th shaker so I think I'll wait till after the bad tides and go back out
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Re: Area 9 -10 Chinook
« Reply #18 on: July 19, 2017, 11:37:33 AM »
We went to Point Wilson. Limited in a few hours. Had one in the boat and ended with a double. And a  visit from the Sheriff. 10lb, 12lb and 15lb.
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Re: Area 9 -10 Chinook
« Reply #19 on: July 19, 2017, 12:14:01 PM »
We went to Point Wilson. Limited in a few hours. Had one in the boat and ended with a double. And a  visit from the Sheriff. 10lb, 12lb and 15lb.

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Re: Area 9 -10 Chinook
« Reply #20 on: July 21, 2017, 08:23:15 AM »
At this rate that's about a 5-6 day season.


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Re: Area 9 -10 Chinook
« Reply #21 on: July 21, 2017, 08:27:51 AM »
Hopefully it will last through tomorrow, I plan on hitting midchannel with a kid that has never caught a salmon.

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Re: Area 9 -10 Chinook
« Reply #22 on: July 21, 2017, 09:13:39 AM »
It will be open tomorrow.  Both participation and fishing quality has dropped off since opening day.  But I expect area 9 will close sometime next week.

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Re: Area 9 -10 Chinook
« Reply #23 on: July 21, 2017, 04:46:46 PM »
Big tide swings this weekend. 14 feet in the sound. Gonna be some water moving.
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Re: Area 9 -10 Chinook
« Reply #24 on: July 26, 2017, 09:59:07 AM »
This has slowed way down and most have given up.  This morning's bite was steady:  shaker, shaker, dogfish ...

Ended up releasing a nice native and keeping a small coho.  Looks like it will stay open awhile longer.

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