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Moving to the Puget Sound Area
Posted 24 October 2004 - 11:37 AM
The job search is over and as I am busy signing contracts/negotiating, I figured I'd better start looking for fishing buddies... any of you out near the Tacoma area (or Seattle...that is only a bit north!) I am looking forward to hitting some salmon, steelies and maybe some cuttthroat trout in the area. Let's hear it from the Pacific Northwesters! I will be moving out in May/June. Shout out, men!
Posted 24 October 2004 - 11:40 AM
I hope to see some pictures when you get situated
Posted 24 October 2004 - 02:58 PM
Posted 06 November 2004 - 08:11 AM
I will actually be moving to Tacoma. I will probably be living in the north end area, since it is easier for me to be close to Mary Bridge Children's Hospital (where I will be working) that way... I just got a book on fishing the Pacific NW and I am drooling to try the Yakima, Deschutes, etc.
P.S. OSD, yeah I will send pic's... and eventually in a few years.... maybe Steelheader and I can host a roadtrip
Posted 06 November 2004 - 01:56 PM
Heck, if you're here, think "West". Sounds like you're researching trout streams (thought the Deschutes get steelhead). You have some world class steelhead fisheries same distance drive as the other two. Home of the 30# steelhead But you'll be very close to some legendary streams here.
Posted 06 November 2004 - 04:08 PM
Yeah, I am thinking trout fishing because that is what I am currently doing, but I would love to try fly fishing of almost any species (I like rivers better than open ocean though). I want to try for some cuttthroat trout, salmon, steelies (done bit of steelies in MI) and maybe some Dolly Varden..., oh and some of those monster rainbows and browns would be fine too! Heeheheheh. With the beautiful scenery out there, I figure even if I am a noob in the new species for awhile, it will be fun.
P.S. What legendary trout streams if I may ask (maybe PM me if you don't want to start a "Fish" rush for them Just wondering so I could look them up...
Posted 06 November 2004 - 04:58 PM
Posted 06 November 2004 - 11:11 PM
See ya in a few months!