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Re: 2020 kettle falls sturgeon
« Reply #30 on: June 29, 2020, 09:54:40 PM »
canada to start dumping water.. 200-250k cfs  this amount of water is a rarity

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Re: 2020 kettle falls sturgeon
« Reply #31 on: July 02, 2020, 03:26:47 AM »
canada to start dumping water.. 200-250k cfs  this amount of water is a rarity

The flows are nuts this year.  The Kettle river is almost 1500 cfs  faster than this time last year.

The Columbia River is at 203k cfs.

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Re: 2020 kettle falls sturgeon
« Reply #32 on: July 02, 2020, 03:59:15 AM »
Messing up summer salmon opener

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Re: 2020 kettle falls sturgeon
« Reply #33 on: August 16, 2020, 09:04:40 PM »
Anyone hear of any reports recently? Or is everyone off chasing salmon?

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Re: 2020 kettle falls sturgeon
« Reply #34 on: August 17, 2020, 07:36:07 AM »
Last Friday there were several boats on the river.  Watched 3 different guides on the river. It was hot but not as hot as now.  I think people are catching some fish.

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Re: 2020 kettle falls sturgeon
« Reply #35 on: August 17, 2020, 07:40:00 AM »
I have been out 3 times and only hooked up once and lost it. I'm hoping to get out this weekend.

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Re: 2020 kettle falls sturgeon
« Reply #36 on: August 17, 2020, 09:13:49 AM »
Fishing has been good around Kettle right now.  Lots of keeper sized fish being taken.  I think the spawners have returned and the fishing has improved. 
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Re: 2020 kettle falls sturgeon
« Reply #37 on: August 17, 2020, 11:31:04 AM »
Thank you all for the reply. May have to head up there this weekend, will post report if I do.

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Re: 2020 kettle falls sturgeon
« Reply #38 on: August 17, 2020, 03:07:22 PM »
Fished all morning saw one fish caught. No bites for us.


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Re: 2020 kettle falls sturgeon
« Reply #39 on: September 19, 2020, 01:22:41 PM »
My wife caught her second keeper last weekend and I caught my first keeper of the year. I was able to take my 82 year old uncle out and he was able to catch 3 one was a keeper. He was a fishing fool back in the day but has never caught a sturgeon. One more weekend left.

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Re: 2020 kettle falls sturgeon
« Reply #40 on: September 19, 2020, 03:32:14 PM »
Nice fish PA! Let me guess you used your wife's CROC for bait? :chuckle:
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Re: 2020 kettle falls sturgeon
« Reply #41 on: September 19, 2020, 06:24:57 PM »
Nice fish PA! Let me guess you used your wife's CROC for bait? :chuckle:
no she threw it in the water for the dog to fetch because he kept getting in the picture
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Re: 2020 kettle falls sturgeon
« Reply #42 on: September 19, 2020, 06:29:51 PM »
Croc's next thing you will be towing your boat with a prius.    :chuckle:

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Re: 2020 kettle falls sturgeon
« Reply #43 on: September 19, 2020, 06:33:22 PM »
Nice fish PA! Let me guess you used your wife's CROC for bait? :chuckle:
no she through it in the water for the dog to fetch because he kept getting in the picture

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Re: 2020 kettle falls sturgeon
« Reply #44 on: September 21, 2020, 07:46:46 AM »
Nice fish! When did they put the dock in? I stopped going there because there was no dock.

 


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