Wenatchee river steelhead season....

Discussion in 'Steelhead' started by Standingpeople, Sep 23, 2011.

  1. Standingpeople

    Standingpeople New Member

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    Hey was checking in if anyone has heard of them opening the Wenatchee this year for steelhead, thank you in advance....
     
  2. Evan Burck

    Evan Burck Fudge Dragon

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    Best to check WDFW web site for news release.
     
  4. Standingpeople

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    I been checking daily, was just wondering if anybody heard news about somewhere else..
     
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    fly shop rumors here in wenatchee maybe 1st wk or so of october but ya know how that is if they do open it the fish will be walking up water is getting pretty skinny



    smitty
     
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    The utards are comin !! Must be
     
  7. Vladimir Steblina

    Vladimir Steblina Retired Forester...now fishing instead of working

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    The story I heard from a "unknown" source is NO season.

    The person who told me is someone that does get good information on a variety of issues, but I did not ask for source.
     
  8. Standingpeople

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    it's open tomorrow........
     
  9. speyforsteel

    speyforsteel Degenerate Caster

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    I heard the wdfw got hacked-better stay away until further clarification.
     
  10. Rod Wittner

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    Yep, it's open as of tomorrow. Just checked the WDFW website. On the downside, the number of returning fish is expected to be much lower than the past two years. Hatchery fish must be retained and the limit is two, not four like last year.
     
  11. Big Tuna

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    Agreed...it's highly questionable.
     
  12. Vladimir Steblina

    Vladimir Steblina Retired Forester...now fishing instead of working

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    Well, at least I now know ONE source it not credible.