1. Perry Azevedo

    Trout PolyLeaders to Tippet

    For trout, I’ve never really enjoyed the results when using split shot. Now that I've been spey casting for salmon & steelhead for a few years, I’ve really started to dig swinging flies and the process of trying to figure out what’s happening under the surface with various sinking leaders and...
  2. ScudderWoodsFly

    Looking for a Steam River near Snohomish Washington

    All, I normally do float tube fishing in the high alpine lakes. But I would love to try a stream/river and see how that fishes. Does anyone know if a good river/stream in the Snohomish area for trout? I have a 4WT and 5Wt rod so I am not trying to get steelhead or salmon. I just want to throw...
  3. J

    FS 13’ Momentum Osprey Self Bailing Raft

    I have for sale one badass hypalon raft. The raft is an older Momentum 13 footer, self-bailing model. Includes entire NRS frame, with both front and back seats and accessories. Basically the whole enchilada.... If you are looking for your first raft, or want a bomber raft that you can treat...
  4. F

    Early spring sea runs

    Hello all, I recently have started working on camano island close to the state parks. I am looking for advice for places to fish for sea run cutts and bull trout. Mostly just locations is what am after here. I would also be interested in meeting up to fish these spots. I have a moderate level...
  5. Claybeene3

    Looking for some places to wade in central Washington

    Hello, my name is Clay and I'm new to this forum and relatively new to fly fishing. I recently moved to Washington from Oklahoma and am looking for some places to wade for trout. I was planning on trying to fish the Naches next week, but I talked to a fly shop in the area and they said that the...
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  7. U

    Stream and River Fishing in Mt Rainier NP?

    I am planning on a midweek three night camping trip to Mt Rainier NP in the next couple of weeks to do photography Would love to fish for 3-4 hours each day on moving water that contains a decent amount of trout that are at least 12" long Is this do-able or is it a pipe dream? Thanks.
  8. U

    Bogachiel River near Bogachiel State Park?

    I have a campspot reserved at Bogachiel SP for a couple of nights next week First time camping on the OP Can anybody tell me if the Bogachiel River is worth giving a try for trout? Thanks
  9. U

    New to the area and wondering about the Salmon La Sac area for trout?

    A good ( non -fishing ) buddy has invited me to join him for a few nights of camping in the Salmon La Sac area this weekend I am new to the PNW and would love to find out where the decent sized trout hang out Can anybody share some info on the Salmon La Sac area? I don't intend to be...
  10. jim52

    FS New,Redington classic trout & echo carbon xl , 89.95

    Thanks. These are a good deal if anyone can use them Have both a Redington classic trout, new with warranty card,, case . 5 Wt And a echo carbon xl .. 6 Wt new in case. Remaining from the river clean up project 89.95 ... each. Pick up or add 13.29 shipping. Each PayPal is...
  11. Jonnytutu

    WTB Trout spey

    Hey folks, Looking for a reddington or echo 4 weight trout spey set up.....anyone trying to get rid of one of those? Fin
  12. S

    WTB Sage one trout spey 3110-4

    looking for a Sage 3110-4 one trout spey. Let me know if you have one for sale. Thanks, Estes
  13. Robert Engleheart

    Mexican Trout

    Excellent video on Mexican Trout. Joe is an excellent artist and passionate fisherman. The environment these fish are found in is stunning. Hopefully the work started can save some of these gems. My dad is in a picture @ 5:25 in; he spent several years in the area in 1932 era doing stream...
  14. Perry Azevedo

    Brook Subspecies?

    I have been doing a lot of recent reading on the various species of char, trout, and salmon. One thing I noticed was that both Cutthroat trout and Rainbow trout have many different recognized subspecies. What I’m wondering is: why don't we see that many subspecies of say Brown trout or Brook...
  15. critter_s

    Klone Lakes last stocked 2004?

    Hello, I am new to fly fishing and am looking for good lakes and rivers in the Grays Harbor County area. Klone Lakes caught my attention due to its more exclusive and private landscape that comes with it, however, I am curious about the amount of trout in the lakes. From what I found, it was...

    FS Orvis Trout Bum 7' 4wt.

    Orvis TROUT BUM 7 foot 4 weight. . I truthfully did not fish it. Tube and Sock are clean and unblemished with nothing other than dust and marks from other tubes running past the tube. Cork is perfectly clean as it would have been on the shelf of the store. The rod is MINT condition. If you...
  17. troutslayer1

    WTB Float Pontoon/ Raft

    Hey folks! I'm in search of a new stillwater float, preferably a pontoon or raft. I'd like to see what others may have available for sale! Please feel free to respond to the thread here directly, or shoot me a direct message. Cheers! Conner
  18. wingshooter

    WTB Billy Pate Trout DD

    Anyone have a Billy Pate Trout direct drive RHW lying around collecting dust. Any condition is fine with me.
  19. Mike22

    3/4 or 5/6 Spey, Skagit Head Recommendations

    Looking to mix up my streamer fishing, and I heard that Angler's Roost (ARE) make cheap spey rods for those who are unsure about two-handers. This will be for trout on medium/large rivers, casting 2-3inch sculpzilla type flies. I use 5 and 6 wt single handers on these rivers, but I am not sure...
  20. Perry Azevedo

    FS Redington Classic Trout 590-4

    Bought this as a backup to introduce a friend to fly fishing and it was only used the one time we went out together. Since then I’ve added several more rods to my quiver, so this is going up for sale. Asking SOLD.
  21. plaegreid

    Hot Dawg, a Fishing Report!

    It's not from Washington, but anyone who really cares can go SUCK EGGS. I had to drive up to Casper, Wyoming for a business thing on Friday. This was good for two reasons: first, it meant a day driving and out of the office. Score! Second, it meant I would be in the neighborhood of the fabled...
  22. T

    FS RIO Trout LT DT6F

    NIB RIO Trout LT DT6F in sage color. Asking $35 plus paypal (if any) and $3 shipping.
  23. wwpool

    WTB Abel super n 3 or 4 Deyoung or trout print

    Want to buy a Abel 3 or 4 super n in a trout print prefer used.. PM or email [email protected] Thanks
  24. kootenay

    WTB 3/4WT Trout Spey

    Before I pull the trigger on something new, does anyone have a great deal on something used? It's a long shot as I can get a pretty good price on new, but just thought I would ask in case someone was trying to unload some gear for some new gear for themselves. Would be looking for a rod and...
  25. fireroad

    FS 3wt Redington Hydrogen Trout Spey 3113-4 w/warranty card

    For your consideration is a gently used 3113-4 Redington Hydrogen Trout Spey with blank warranty card. Nice medium fast action and very light. I found an Airflo Skagit Scout 270gr to be a great match. Would keep but have two other 3wt trout speys and this one is not getting used. Asking SOLD...
  26. Matt B

    Rare winter Western Washington stream resident trout fishing report

    What a surprise. Mostly, we wanted to go for a walk in the woods by the river. We wondered, Should we string up a rod? Might as well, we decided. Not five minutes into casting into a deep, slow glide, my indicator dipped and I set into what felt like a decent fish. I ended up landing what is by...
  27. Skip Goetz

    FS Redington Hydrogen Trout Spey Fly Rod 11ft 2 wt

    Like New Redington Hydrogen Trout Spey Fly Rod 11 ft 2 wt SOLD shipped
  28. Finny76

    FS/T NEW - ABEL TR Light Handpainted Wild Trout for 0-3wt

    *** RE POSTING AGAIN *** I bought this reel last year but haven't had a chance to use it, so it is New in Box. This is the Limited Hand painted Wild Trout edition of the TR reel NOT the plain Jane ones. Would be open to selling OR trading it for a setup or rod of equal value. I believe they...
  29. Bob Triggs

    Sea-Run Cutthroat Trout rules.

    What if we had a winter closure on sea-run coastal cutthroat trout fishing on the saltchuck in the winter? Closing from October 31st to May 1st? Do these wild trout need more protection than they are getting through the mandatory catch & release rules for saltwater now?
  30. jim52

    FS New ,warranty Redington classic trout 5 wt

    thanks for looking. New in case with warranty 4 pc 5 Wt classic trout Purchased from bass pro. Will send the reciept with the warranty card .. I never used it .. was able to get my 5 Wt repaired . 98.00 and whatever the shipping is .. will ship usps priority mail. I figure the...
  31. Nick Clayton

    Steelhead vs. Trout

    Came across this article today. Thought some of you might find it amusing
  32. B

    FS WTB Reddington Classic Trout 2-wt

    Interested in a CT 2-wt 7' 6'' . Thanks. Rox
  33. L

    FS Out of Trout

    Sage RPL+ 4wt. 10' 3p - $190 / SOLD Sage VPS Light 3 wt. 8'9" 3p - $210 / SOLD Steffen Bros. 6wt. 10' 3p - $150 / SOLD Sage RPLXi 6 wt. 9'3p - $190 / SOLD Lamson Radius 1.5 w/2 extra spools 3, 4 &5 wt. lines. - $120 / SOLD ...add shipping, or if you are near to NE Oregon we can meet.
  34. M

    Trout Spey cast with regular lines

    Hey all! I like spey casting, and have gotten into it a lot this year for steel head. I want to carry that over to trout fishing with a single hand spey, but I don't want an OPST set up. I like the feel of a normal fly line and not mono, and I know you can get fly line running line, but I also...
  35. DannyS

    FS Rio InTouch Trout LT WF5F

    Rio InTouch Trout LT WF5F. Has a welded loop on the front and braided loop on the back. No Box. Used but in great shape! Asking $30 Shipped Conus or pickup in Seattle Feel free to message me or leave a comment with any questions. Thanks!
  36. 4sallypat

    FS Redington Hydrogen Spey 4wt 4116-4 Trout spey Excellent condition w/ reel & scandi line!

    Excellent condition: Redington Hydrogen Spey rod 4116-4 and reel + line combo. 4wt 11'6" 4pc Comes with rod tube & warranty card, Pursuit reel w/ 270gr Rio Scandi line (line is NEW w/ tag). sold Perfect rod for trout spey, single hand spey, single hand overhead casting, etc... Super light and...
  37. N

    FS Echo TR 3 Weight Trout Spey

    A Echo TR TR Trout Spey rod, this rod is am 11 foot 3 weight four piece rod. I purchased this rod about a year ago and it has never been cast or fished, I just used my 4 weight and the 3 is not getting used. This rod retails for $380.00 asking $275.00 plus the actual shipping. Pictures added
  38. G

    Favorite Deschutes River Trout Rod

    I'm thinking about picking up a new single handed trout rod, specifically for dry flies on the Deschutes and other northwest rivers. I'm torn between picking up a 4wt or 5wt. I'm considering a used or closeout Sage Circa in 589-4 or 489-4, or a Burkheimer DAL in either 4 or 5wt, essentially a...
  39. Jerry Daschofsky

    WFF Who wants to take vets out on a trout early opener April 21st?

    Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing is being hosted by Trout Unlimited, Daughter's of the American Revolution, and the WDFW. This will be an early trout opener for us before the general public has a chance at the fish. It will be held at Langlois Lake on Saturday April 21st 7am to 5pm. The...
  40. T

    Montana Wild Trout

    If you are interested in the history of why and how Montana implemented a policy of not stocking hatchery fish in streams where wild trout thrived without them, read this short interview with Dick Vincent. And/or watch this 12...
  41. D

    FS CTS graphite trout switch/microspey blanks - 11'3" 2/3wt and 11'3" 4/5wt

    Selling for a fellow rod builder in Livingston, MT. Golden olive color, 4pc blanks. These run $300 from CTS before shipping - he's selling at $200 apiece SHIPPED in CONUS. Please feel free to PM for photos. Thanks for looking.
  42. troutslayer1

    FS Orvis RECON 9' 6wt For Sale

    9' 6wt Orvis Recon fly rod for sale Nearly new, used less than 5 times Looking to upgrade to a new H3 model Asking $300 OBO (Retail $449) Feel free to shoot me a message if interested! Thanks, Conner
  43. Riversidecountydrive

    Ideas for minimalist trout fishing

    With trout fishing right around the corner, I would like to hear ideas from other minimalistic anglers on how you keep your gear small. As example I'm thinking instead of fly boxes. Maybe a Velcro hat with all my flies on it.
  44. coo2

    FS Two nice Trout Rods For Sale - Diamondback and Quarrow

    I now make and fish bamboo fly rods so you have the benefit of my liquidation of some of my graphite rods. Rod #1: Quarrow Drake 9ft 5 weight graphite rod - This is a wonderful rod that is an under the radar buy. 9ft, 5 weight, 2 pieces, weighing 3.4 ounces. Quarrow made rods for other...
  45. GAT

    Trout Bum Diaries

    As with every other person in this part of The Valley, I've been sick with some flu/cold whatever bug. I missed two days of work last week so I need to get over this crap. Sooooo.... to encourage me to camp out on the couch and give my body a chance to fight with the bug, I've been watching...
  46. Squamishpoacher

    Bruce & Walker Hexagrah Trout Rod

    An interesting concept of 6 sided carbon so it looks like cane and they made it to even feel like cane. This is a 10 foot Light Line Trout Rod at a #4 to #6 weight. Does anyone own one of these or can anyone tell me anything about them other than I determined through Google.
  47. troutslayer1

    FS Orvis RECON 9' 6wt For Sale

    9' 6wt Orvis Recon fly rod for sale Nearly new, used less than 5 times Looking to upgrade to a new H3 model Asking $325 OBO (Retail $449) Feel free to shoot me a message if interested, (stock photo attached, but can send photos upon request). Thanks, Conner
  48. jim52

    FS Rio, s.a trout lines , 5-7 wt .inexpensive ....

    hello again. And thanks for looking Clearing out more trout gear as we moved to the seacoast Just want to clear these out .. Rio wf5 trout LT. In great shape , I think I fished it twice .. sold the reel .. 19.00 Rio streamer tip intermediate density comp wf6f/s. This is a loop end sink...
  49. M

    stream trout fishing

    I'd like to do some stream fishing for trout but not sure what to look for. I was surprised to hear that the Carbon has very few trout if any. Should I just turn over rocks and look for bugs to see if it's a viable river or stream? Maybe I got poor intel and all the rivers have trout? Any...
  50. outlaws33

    FS 100 Trout Flies

    These are some flies that I am not using any more, some but not many I have actually fished. A few streamers, a few wet flys, a few nymphs, but mostly drys and most of those are terrestrials. (chubbies, hoppers, stones, etc. Nothing wrong with the flies, just traded out for other patterns in...