Trying to get a Chinook Salmon but no luck yet, by Chris Henderson

It has been a rough summer for getting out fishing for me. Between wedding, family trips, and my Suburban down, my fishing has been limited. However, I was able to get out yesterday. I waited for the tide to switch and got out at about 1pm. I put in at Sunrise beach park and trolled … Continue reading “Trying to get a Chinook Salmon but no luck yet, by Chris Henderson”

Just a little fishing report, by Chris Henderson

Got the Wavewalk out on a small lake near our home. The weather was mixed but the fish were willing. Was able to stack the downrigger. That means that you fish with two different lines off of the downrigger but at different depths. Kokanee (land locked sockeye salmon) swim in schools and usually hold in … Continue reading “Just a little fishing report, by Chris Henderson”

Umbrella rig for downwind sailing while trolling, by Chris Henderson

Just a note to show you my umbrella rig. I was needing some forward momentum while I deployed the downrigger. So I figured that if I turned down wind that should solve the problem. However, when you deploy the downrigger you necessarily have to be in the front of the kayak which causes it to … Continue reading “Umbrella rig for downwind sailing while trolling, by Chris Henderson”