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: Salmon on Poppers


juro
09-24-2008, 11:27 AM
How crazy is that? Leland Miyawaki might say the only thing crazy about it is if you're not trying it. What a blast, and a most memorable morning with Tony and Leland.

Leland at the 'popper factory'
http://flyfishingforum.com/destinations/pacificnorthwest/pugetsoundcoho/lelandatshop.jpg

We met at the usual o'dark thirty
http://flyfishingforum.com/destinations/pacificnorthwest/pugetsoundcoho/light.JPG

Cruised comfortably in the dawn calm to a fishy spot
http://flyfishingforum.com/destinations/pacificnorthwest/pugetsoundcoho/odark30.JPG

The popper master plays his hand while other salmon slash next to the boat
http://flyfishingforum.com/destinations/pacificnorthwest/pugetsoundcoho/lelandon.JPG

Salmon feeding ravenously on candlefish, sand lance and herring
http://flyfishingforum.com/destinations/pacificnorthwest/pugetsoundcoho/snarf.JPG

Huge jelly
http://flyfishingforum.com/destinations/pacificnorthwest/pugetsoundcoho/jelly.JPG

New ramp at Bush Pt
http://flyfishingforum.com/destinations/pacificnorthwest/pugetsoundcoho/bushpt.JPG

Deception Pass
http://flyfishingforum.com/destinations/pacificnorthwest/pugetsoundcoho/deception1.JPG

Moving on
http://flyfishingforum.com/destinations/pacificnorthwest/pugetsoundcoho/deception2.JPG

andre
09-24-2008, 07:19 PM
That jelly pic is awesome! It seams to me the jelly numbers were down this year as weel or maybe they're late also.

? Lions Mane

Leland Miyawaki
09-24-2008, 11:00 PM
Gonna get after them at Lincoln Park next week, probably Wednesday. Got my steelhead fix out of the way yesterday.

Leland.

juro
09-25-2008, 06:59 AM
You've getting your steelhead fixes out of the way quite often this summer!

petevicar
09-26-2008, 10:50 AM
I think maybe I should change my atlantic salmon problem for a steelhead problem.:)