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Offline Stein

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Re: 2019, Pinks Reports
« Reply #150 on: August 20, 2019, 11:26:09 AM »
Roger. Ty. Think I'll give it a go. Standard pink hoochie on one side, run the white coyote killer above the flasher opposite side....see what happens.

My guess is you will catch a big pile of pinks.   :chuckle:

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Re: 2019, Pinks Reports
« Reply #151 on: August 20, 2019, 11:31:25 AM »
Anyone doing well in area 7? Want to head out this weekend with some family and get some newbies on some pinks.
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Re: 2019, Pinks Reports
« Reply #152 on: August 20, 2019, 11:45:03 AM »
I spent 5 days out at Neah Bay last week with Searun and the Pink fishing was odd...
Day 1:  90% pinks
Day 2: 75% pinks
Day 3: 20% pinks
Day 4: 10% pinks
Day 5: 25% pinks

Regardless the fishing was spectacular for Coho.   Saw seals, sealions, sea otters, porpoise, and humpbacks were everywhere.  One blue shark was sighted and even caught 3 mackerel.

How hard was it to find clipped coho?

I'd say we were picking up one clipped for every 6 or 7 wild. 
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Re: 2019, Pinks Reports
« Reply #153 on: August 20, 2019, 12:07:05 PM »
Area 7 is closed to all salmon fishing @Buckewe. It opens up again September 1st

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Re: 2019, Pinks Reports
« Reply #154 on: August 20, 2019, 12:15:11 PM »
Roger. Ty. Think I'll give it a go. Standard pink hoochie on one side, run the white coyote killer above the flasher opposite side....see what happens.

Just be warned that you'll probably have to mess with your spacing a bit.  You'll have some tangles.  Go slow letting it down or other things that could cause the flasher/lure lines to get crossed up.

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Re: 2019, Pinks Reports
« Reply #155 on: August 20, 2019, 12:18:32 PM »
 :tup:

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Re: 2019, Pinks Reports
« Reply #156 on: August 20, 2019, 12:46:01 PM »
Or, maybe you're better than me and will have no issues!  It sure is nice to fight the fish with no flasher.

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Re: 2019, Pinks Reports
« Reply #157 on: August 20, 2019, 12:46:54 PM »
Oh, i forsee issues! Vis has beem so good out there i think a little space wont matter.

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Re: 2019, Pinks Reports
« Reply #158 on: August 20, 2019, 12:59:29 PM »
You don't need the flasher, just use the spoon.  Put a flasher/hoochie on the other downrigger and set them at them same depth.  Set the spoon farther back from the boat than the hoochie so they reach it first.




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Re: 2019, Pinks Reports
« Reply #159 on: August 20, 2019, 01:02:03 PM »
Duh! Didn't even consider it. Thanks!

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Re: 2019, Pinks Reports
« Reply #160 on: August 20, 2019, 01:12:57 PM »
Area 7 is closed to all salmon fishing @Buckewe. It opens up again September 1st

It says bellingham bay is open starting august 16 I just checked and there are no special closures for the area.i could be missing something.
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Re: 2019, Pinks Reports
« Reply #161 on: August 20, 2019, 01:54:15 PM »
Looks like you are right. I didn't see the Bellingham Bay season at first glance.

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Re: 2019, Pinks Reports
« Reply #162 on: August 20, 2019, 02:30:38 PM »
I had six hookups in 6 casts today on pinks from the shore :IBCOOL:









But I'm also in Sitka right now.  :chuckle:

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Re: 2019, Pinks Reports
« Reply #163 on: August 20, 2019, 06:36:57 PM »
Picking up some pinks around Redondo this weekend  :tup:

Also seeing reports of decent pinks coming off Dash Point pier.
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Re: 2019, Pinks Reports
« Reply #164 on: August 20, 2019, 09:45:15 PM »
 :tup:
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