Posts Tagged ‘Olympic Peninusla’

Chrome Niño

Chrome Niño

FISHING ANYWHERE ON THE PLANET during an El Niño year carries at the very least a smidgen of risk. When my flight left for Seattle on March 13th, I’d have been much better off had I never found the online flow gauges for the various steelhead rivers on the Olympic Peninsula. A watched pot never […]


Ocean Fresh

Ocean Fresh

THE LAST TIME I fished for steelhead the spey craze was still an ocean away and neoprene swamp pants were en vogue for winter wading. As is typically the case, a drought of marketable images and suggestive comments from clients were my primary motivations for booking a refresher trip. “Dude, your steelhead selection is kinda…thin…” “Tosh, I’ve already […]