Fly Fishing Forum - View Single Post - Stick a Fork in Puget Sound?
View Single Post
  #1  
Old 10-04-2006, 12:42 AM
Leland Miyawaki Leland Miyawaki is offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Nov 2001
Location: Washington
Posts: 366
Stick a Fork in Puget Sound?

I fished a couple hours over jumping, rolling, breeching coho yesterday morning with no takers. They were staging fish and so I retired my popper and fished my best Croft Spider on an intermediate line. Not even a lick.

After a month of fishing Point No Point, Twin Spits, Eglon, Meadowdale, Meadow Point, Lincoln Park, Olalla, the Narrows et al., I've pretty much given the Puget Sound beach season up as a bust. After my article was published in Northwest Fly Fishing, I was flooded with calls to guide. I took some on and with the beaches being void of coho, I quickly ran out of funny stories, anecdotes, jokes and remembrances of good days past.

Thankfully, the searun cutthroat fishing with poppers in the South Sound is going great guns.

Leland.
Reply With Quote