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Josh Mills

Lorrie Walker

Tip of the Week

By: Reggie Blacke

Red hooks are becoming a popular choice among Anglers since red is the first color to disappear in water therefore hiding your hook!

Fishing Report

  • Cda/North Fork: Good – You can catch fish anywhere you look!
  • Clark Fork: Good – Fishing has been tough. The river has a lot of color making it hard for fish to see flies
  • Clearwater: Fair – Spring Chinook Salmon season is open!
  • Columbia: Good – Walleye fishing has increased with fish ranging from 20-28”
  • Grand Ronde: Fair – Quite a few smallmouth bass are being caught. Single pointed, barbless hooks only
  • Spokane River: Fair - The lower section opens June 1 and the upper section opens June 4
  • Snake River: Good – Smallmouth bass are biting well and a few sturgeon have been caught
  • St Joe River: Good – Fishing has picked up. March browns and drakes have produced the biggest fish
  • Yakima: Good – Fish activity has picked up, try early morning to noon
  • Rocky Ford: Good – Fishing has been great!
  • Amber Lake: Good - Fishing has been good with fish averaging 16-20”
  • Badger/Williams: Good - Fishing has slowed since opening weekend
  • Banks Lake: Good – Walleye fishing is increasing with fish being caught in about 10-15’ of water
  • Clear Lake: Good – Catching limits of trout & bass are aggressive
  • Couer d’ Alene: Good – Bass fishing has picked up with smallmouth at the mouth of the river and largemouth up the chain lakes & St. Joe arm
  • Hauser: Fair – Bass & pike fishing have increased. Kokanee fishing has been good in the morning
  • Long Lake: Good - Fishing is tough, look for slake water
  • Loon Lake: Good - Trout & kokanee fishing is red hot!
  • Medical Lake: Good - Selective gear rules apply, two fish limit. Fish averaging 18”-24”
  • Newman Lake: Good – A lot of bass are being caught
  • Pend Oreille: Good – Trout fishing has been good and fish are holding in 20’ of water
  • Roosevelt: Good – Lots of big trout & kokanee are being caught
  • Silver Lake: Good – Bass fishing has been doing well
  • Sprague Lake: Good – Trout fishing has been extremely good. Fish are ranging from 18”-24”