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  1. R

    Chances north of Seattle

    Weekend of March 3 & 4, I will be limited to beach fishing from Carkeek Park north to Everett. What are the odds of getting more action than the much needed double-haul practice?
  2. C

    Where to go tomorrow 11/23 - New to Seattle area

    Hello everyone! I know this is super last min. I am new to the Seattle area (coming from South Texas). I have my second child on the way soon but have managed to get a last min. hall pass to explore some fishing in the area tomorrow. I am mostly interested in exploring cool areas while...
  3. TheAngler

    WTB Rod rotator/dryer they want to get rid of in the Seattle area?

    I am planning to take a shot at building a rod this week, but I forgot to purchase a rod dryer.... Let me know if anybody has an old one they want to sell. Thanks, Benjamin
  4. TheAngler

    Any place to purchase rod building materials in the Seattle area?

    I got my hands on a fly rod blank (viz., Rainshadow ETEF905-4) and I am going to give rod building a shot. Given this is my first attempt, I would like to see the components (in person) before purchasing. Does anybody know if there is a shop in the Seattle area that carries fly rod components...
  5. S

    swallows nest fly shop downtown seattle

    there used to be a fly shop in seattle called swallows nest ,they used to carry a selection of leather goods ,as in classic fly wallets and leader wallets does anyone here know who made those and where to get them ? the fly wallet was your typical sheepskin paged book for salmon flies and had a...
  6. T

    Seattle Layover

    I'm in the process of relocating to Washington. Work has me commuting to Seattle every other week. I finally have the opportunity to stay over the weekend and get away from work. I've had the amazing opportunity to fish the sound for cutties on occasion. Now that a have a full day, I'd like to...
  7. Irafly

    West Seattle Garage Sale Update

    http://www.washingtonflyfishing.com/forum/threads/fly-tying-and-other-stuff-west-seattle-garage-sale-2-and-options.133773/ Please see the above thread for an update. Also, please feel free to advertise this to any other groups that you know who might be interested.
  8. Irafly

    FS Fly Tying and Other Stuff West Seattle Garage Sale 2 and Options

    So the inventory was vast and after two days of guys literally walking away with boxes of materials, there was still way too much stuff to lot out, so the family has decided to do the same next weekend. Saturday and Sunday 9:00 AM-3:00 PM See bottom thread link for address. Trust me, there...
  9. Stonefish

    North Seattle Rod Repair

    I broke a guide on my XP 697-4 while fishing tonight. I don't build rods, but I was hoping to find a member in North Seattle that could repair this for me. I'd prefer not to have it out of action for very long, which is why I'd rather go this route then ship it to Sage. This rod has been...
  10. Irafly

    West Seattle Garage Sale

    In case you missed it in the classifieds: http://www.washingtonflyfishing.com/forum/threads/fly-tying-plus-west-seattle-garage-sale-sat-sun-sept-9-10-update-w-photos.133507/
  11. Spg

    Beach fishing near Seattle?

    Hi, I am super new to Seattle and hoping that I can experience pink salmon on a fly rod this year (I live right near Elliot Bay). I hear they should be arriving soon! I am planning to find a local shop today or tomorrow to buy a license and get some more info, but wondering if any members...
  12. Greg Price

    fishing report dead in Seattle times

    I sill get the newspaper. I used to look forward to Thursdays breakfast because I turned to Marks fishing report in the sports section first thing. Now it is gone. sad...
  13. MikeC

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  14. pcknshvl

    Herring Spawning in West Seattle

    Now this is interesting: http://westseattleblog.com/2017/05/west-seattle-wildlife-major-herring-spawning-happening-along-local-shores/
  15. SeattleFarq

    Rifle ranges near Seattle?

    A friend of mine just purchased his first firearm and is looking for a range near Seattle. I'm not sure of the make or caliber, but I think it's a .30-06. I don't own any guns myself, so forgive the newbie question. My guess is some ranges don't allow larger caliber weapons and it would be nice...
  16. Stonefish

    NFR Seattle Area Landscape Co

    Sorry for the NFR post. Anyone have a referral for a Seattle are landscape company? I have a repair I need done that involves some wall blocks and asphalt. Not a huge job, but one I don't wish to do myself due to the asphalt part. I've called a number of places without much luck. The few that...
  17. L

    Stillwater Near Seattle

    Looking for suggestions on where to fish for Stillwater near Seattle. I have fished the obvious and less desirable places (greenlake, lake wa etc) with little luck. I have been fishing rivers my whole life and have never really given stillwater a chance so any suggestions would be greatly...
  18. N

    River Spot For Casting Practice - Near South/west Seattle

    Hi All, Pretty new to Spey casting and am looking for an easy-access river spot to practice and flail around on. Only requirements are some current, enough room, easy in/out access, and as close as possible to my house. Urban streams OK as long as they meet the above! Any suggestions? thanks
  19. Jason Rolfe

    Stolen Gear In North Seattle--rods, Reels, Lines, Bags

    Hey folks, Had a bunch of gear stolen out of my truck in North Seattle. Figured I'd list it here just in case it all turns up in a weird place and folks think to look. Rods TFO Deer Creek Spey 13' 7/8 wt Scott Tidal 9' 6 wt. Sage Launch 9' 5wt (cork is a bit chewed up on bottom) Echo Classic...
  20. mcoomer

    NFR What? Seattle Has A Soccer Team?

    Congratulations to the Seattle Sounders on winning the MLS Cup. I was trying to watch on a Fox feed on the internet from Riyadh and the damn thing froze right before the last penalty kick. When the feed started again the Sounders were running around on the field so I figured something good...
  21. 4sallypat

    Puget Sound & Seattle - Personal Safety Question

    So I'm traveling to Seattle to attend a UW college tour/orientation for my son next week and have a question about personal safety. I have been checking out PS beaches to fish from while I was there and hearing on various review / peer forums that there are druggie / unscrupulous folks causing...
  22. Tugs

    Spey Casting Instructor In Seattle

    I'm looking for someone here in Seattle that can show me, in a couple of lessons, the correct way to Spey cast. My first mistake was trying to learn it on my own. That was a joke and I am no longer attempting this until I get some lessons. I live in Bellevue and can meet someone locally. Any...
  23. Jmills81

    IF4 Seattle April 7th at Tiny Bigs and Hula Hula

    Boom. Get your tickets for this year's event. Dont be on the outside looking in Here's a little write up of the event via Seattle Times http://www.seattletimes.com/sports/if4-fly-fishing-film-festival-and-auction-is-april-7-in-downtown-seattle/ This year's event benefits the Puget...
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