Kings-N-Chrome!!

Jeff's 2014 Fall Steelhead

Bert's 2014 Fall Steelhead

Jeff's 2nd 2014 Fall Steelhead

Jeff's 2014 King Salmon

Bert's 2014 King Salmon

Jeff's 2014 King Salmon

Bert & Jeff's 2014 King Salmon

Jeff (pictured top) with Bert holding some excellent fall steelhead and some great king salmon.  Jeff’s first time ever steelhead fishing, just happened to hook and land a pair (male & female) over 13lbs each in excess of 30″.  Nice job Jeff!!

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Happy Birthday Troy!

Troy's 2014 King Salmon

Chad's 2014 King Salmon

Troy pictured above celebrating his birthday in style with his best bud Chad holding a couple of several King Salmon from today.

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The Boys From Chicago

Jordan's 2014 King Salmon

Dan's 2014 King Salmon

Mike's 2014 King Salmon

Jordan With Another 2014 King Salmon

Jordan With Another 2014 King Salmon

Jordan, Dan, and Mike pictured with a few from many today.

Salmon numbers continue to increase.  Steelhead are available for those of you ready to commit.

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Jeff From Colorado

Jeff's 2014 King Salmon

2014 King Salmon, Jeff's

Another 2014 King By Jeff

 

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Paying It Forward….

Dave's 20 inch Rainbow Trout

Dave's 2014 King Salmon

This trip was dedicated to Bill Karpowicz.  Friend of my grand father & dad, USMC  WW II battle of Iwo Jima survivor, & retired Grand Rapids, MI police officer.  Thanks for your service Bill!  Best wishes from the Fortuna & Hulswit families.

Dave Hulswit holding a nice 20″ rainbow and a 20 lb. king salmon from today.

More fresh salmon continue to populate the river system.  Steelhead and large trout are a factor right now.

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Detroit In The House!

Chris's 2014 King Salmon

Jim's 2014 King Salmon

Chris With a 2014 King Salmon

Chris (pictured on top) and Jim from Detroit had a good day of King Salmon fishing.  Here’s a few of many from the day.

Salmon numbers continue to grow as does the steelhead numbers.  Recent rains have helped raise the water levels and turn the bite back on.

Thanks to Gray Drake Lodge for hosting todays outing.

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Chrome Lightning Strikes!!

George Jr's 2014 Fall Steelhead

George Sr's 2014 Fall SteelheadGeorge Sr's 2014 Fall King

“If a steelhead hits”…. it’ll feel like a lightning bolt strike through your fly rod!  Team George Jr & Sr from Chicago found out first hand!  Here’s a few from today.

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Utah In The House!

Mike With 2014 King Salmon

Steve's 2014 King Salmon

Mike's 2014 King Salmon

Mike and Steve from Utah posed with a few of many from today.

Water levels are dropping.  Rain in the forecast should spark the fire with the salmon run next few days.  Steelhead and large size trout are present for those of you with a little patience.  Salmon numbers are increasing.

Special thanks to the Gray Drake Lodge for hosting today’s trip!

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King Of The Day….Jay!

Fly Mouth Hooked 2014 King

Josh's 2014 King!

Josh 2014 King

Josh's Last 2014 King Of The Day

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Lunar Eclipse Or Salmon Invasion?

Ed's Excellent 2014 King Salmon

Eric's 2014 King Salmon

Ed's 2014 King Salmon

ANother 2014 King From Ed

Ed's 2014 King Salmon

Pretty cool to witness first hand the lunar eclipse this morning cast a shadow over the moon as it disappeared over the trees with the sun rise.  Think the fish liked it as well as the bite was on today my friends.

Ed owner and operator of Ed & Ted’s Excellent Adventures out of Hillsdale, MI along with his good friend Eric put the stick to them hard today!

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