Why I Fish for Steelhead


If you jump on Instagram and follow a lot of steelheaders, you will see many hero shots. Many people fish steelhead for different reasons and they think the fish is the ultimate goal but is that the only thing about steelheading that a steelheader loves? Up until a few years ago I never really understand…

Have Confidence in the Way You Fish (Blog 4 of 4)


The past 4 weeks we have been talking about Tips to catch more fish. If you want to be a real good fisherman, it takes more then just going out fishing. You have to know what the heck you are doing. Here are the tips we have been talking about. 1. Watch others and pay…

2nd Tip: Know Technique and Rigs (Blog 3 of 4)


Three weeks ago I started a blog series about 3 tips I feel is important when trying to catch more fish. The tips are not your ordinary tips. The first blog was an overview of the 3 tips mentioned. I talk mainly about targeting salmon and steelhead but I can’t see why these tips would…

Flashback of 2015


Every year I like to look back through my social media and remember the year I have had. Last year I joined Instagram and have loved being on the site. Instagram is a great tool to keep track of my adventures during the year. I take a lot of pictures but it always seems like…

Awesome weekend on the river


After waiting around for a month, the stars aligned and I was able to get on the river. What a great weekend we had. I was fishing with my buddy Rob. Roger from Steelhead Manitesto also came out with us on Sunday. Roger was a blast to have on the boat. This guy is continually…

Trips you will never forget


ad·ven·ture From Dictionary.com: Adventure [ad-ven-cher]  Show IPA noun 1. an exciting or very unusual experience. 2. participation in exciting undertakings or enterprises: the spirit of adventure. 3. a bold, usually risky undertaking; hazardous action of uncertain outcome. 4. a commercial or financial speculation of any kind; venture. As a young gun, I always thought I was after the fish or that big deer. As I get older, and hopefully wiser, I have started to realize that when I head into the outdoors, it’s all about the adventure. When…