Follow us:

Reel Time Fishing Northwest

Mark Yuasa covers fishing and outdoors in the Pacific Northwest.

March 7, 2011 at 3:35 PM

State Fish and Wildlife boat ramp and creel checks

Salmon and saltwater

Edmonds Marina — March 6: 11 boats with 20 anglers caught one chinook.

Everett ramp — March 5: Four boats with eight anglers caught no fish; March 6: 27 boats with 51 anglers caught three chinook.

Ediz Hook ramp, Port Angeles — March 1: Four boats with seven anglers caught three chinook; March 3: 11 boats with 18 anglers caught seven chinook; March 4: 19 boats with 33 anglers caught nine chinook; March 6: 32 boats with 62 anglers caught 32 chinook.

Pleasant Harbor ramp, Hood Canal — March 5: 10 boat with 21 anglers caught four chinook; March 6: 20 boats with 52 anglers caught seven chinook.

Misery Point ramp, Hood Canal — March 3: One boat with two anglers caught no fish; March 4: Five boats with five anglers caught no fish; March 5: 13 boats with 22 anglers caught nine chinook; March 6: 19 boats with 35 anglers caught three chinook.

Port Townsend Boat Haven Marina ramp — March 6: Five boats with 10 anglers caught two chinook.

Glenn Street ramp, Bellingham — March 6: 22 boats with 51 anglers caught four chinook.

Cornet Bay ramp, North Whidbey Island — March 6: 11 boats with 26 anglers caught four chinook.

Washington Park ramp, Anacortes — Feb. 28: Two boats with four anglers caught no fish; March 3: One boat with one angler caught no fish; March 4: One boat with two anglers caught no fish; March 6: 40 boats with 77 anglers caught 18 chinook.

Friday Harbor Marina, San Juan Island — March 3: Two boats with two anglers caught no fish; March 6: Five boats with nine anglers caught no fish.

Camano Island State Park ramp — March 6: 15 boats with 25 anglers caught no fish.

Swinomish Channel ramp — March 6: Three boats with six anglers caught no fish.

Narrows Marina — March 5: Two boats with three anglers caught no fish.

Narrows Properties Park Pier — March 6: Four anglers caught no fish.

Point Defiance Park ramp and Boathouse, Tacoma — Feb. 28: One boat with one angler caught two chinook; March 1: Five boats with six anglers caught no fish; March 4: Six boats with eight anglers caught no fish; March 6: 17 boats with 32 anglers caught two chinook.

Day Island Marina, Tacoma — March 5: One boat with one angler caught no fish.

Luhr Beach ramp — March 5: One boat with one angler caught no fish.

Rivers and lakes

Columbia River below Bonneville Dam — Last week: 255 bank anglers caught one spring chinook and one steelhead, and released two steelhead; 428 boats with 978 anglers caught 44 spring chinook and one steelhead, and released 11 spring chinook; four bank anglers caught no sturgeon; 17 boats with 37 anglers caught one sturgeon and released 37.

Columbia River in Bonneville Pool — Last week: Two boat caught two walleye; one bank angler caught no bass.

Columbia River in The Dalles Pool — Last week: Eight bank anglers caught no sturgeon; one boat with two anglers caught no sturgeon; six boats with seven anglers caught four walleye and released three.

Columbia River in John Day Pool — Last week: 23 bank anglers released one sturgeon; 33 boats with 62 anglers caught two sturgeon and released 15; one bank angler caught no steelhead; two boats with four anglers caught two steelhead and released eight; 20 boats with 40 anglers caught 18 walleye and released four.

Cowlitz River — Last week: 23 bank anglers caught one steelhead, and released three steelhead and two cutthroat trout; eight boat anglers caught one steelhead.

Lewis River mainstem — Last week: One bank angler caught no fish.

Lewis River North Fork — Last week: 10 bank anglers caught no fish; two boat anglers caught no fish.

Bogachiel/Quillayute River — March 1-3: Two bank anglers and 30 boat anglers caught 11 steelhead and released 17.

Calawah River — March 1-3: 12 boat anglers caught nine steelhead and released 12.

Sol Duc River — March 1-3: Five bank anglers and 57 boat anglers caught 17 steelhead and released 118.

Lower Hoh River from Oxbow Campground to Barlow’s — March 1-3: Seven bank anglers and nine boat anglers released six steelhead.

Upper Hoh River from Oxboaw Campground to Olympic National Park Boundary — March 1-3: 11 bank anglers and six boat anglers released 12 steelhead, three bull trout and one whitefish.

Upper Hoh River in Olympic National Park — March 1-4: Eight bank anglers caught no fish.

Checks provided by state Fish and Wildlife are taken randomly and do not reflect all fish caught during that period.

Comments

COMMENTS

No personal attacks or insults, no hate speech, no profanity. Please keep the conversation civil and help us moderate this thread by reporting any abuse. See our Commenting FAQ.



The opinions expressed in reader comments are those of the author only, and do not reflect the opinions of The Seattle Times.


The Seattle Times

The door is closed, but it's not locked.

Take a minute to subscribe and continue to enjoy The Seattle Times for as little as 99 cents a week.

Subscription options ►

Already a subscriber?

We've got good news for you. Unlimited seattletimes.com content access is included with most subscriptions.

Subscriber login ►
The Seattle Times

To keep reading, you need a subscription upgrade.

We hope you have enjoyed your complimentary access. For unlimited seattletimes.com access, please upgrade your digital subscription.

Call customer service at 1.800.542.0820 for assistance with your upgrade or questions about your subscriber status.

The Seattle Times

To keep reading, you need a subscription.

We hope you have enjoyed your complimentary access. Subscribe now for unlimited access!

Subscription options ►

Already a subscriber?

We've got good news for you. Unlimited seattletimes.com content access is included with most subscriptions.

Activate Subscriber Account ►