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_DSC1936-EditTerry J. Wiest:  Terry has over 40 years of experience fishing the Rivers for Salmon and Steelhead, the Pacific Coast for salmon, halibut, lingcod, tuna, seabass and more. His ability to not only catch fish, but to excel in his success and enhance the capabilities of others was soon realized. A natural speaker, author and angler, Terry has the ability to put more fish in your boat as well.

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herzogSpeyBill “Zog” Herzog:  Herzog has been one of the most popular fishing writers on the West Coast for over 20 years, contributing hundreds of articles and columns as a fixture in the page of Salmon, Trout, Steelheader. He’s also written five best selling fishing books for Amato Publications: Spoon Fishing for Steelhead; Color Guide to Steelhead Drift Fishing; Tying Strong Fishing Knots; Color Guide to Bass Fishing; Guide to Lake and Stream Trout Fishing; and Steelhead Drift Fishing.

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rudnick steel Terry Rudnick: Terry Rudnick is a freelance outdoor writer / photographer / speaker specializing in Pacific Northwest fishing, hunting and boating subjects. Since beginning his career more than 30 years ago, he has had over 1,000 articles and photos published in more than two-dozen regional and national publications.

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LPJLPJ’s Quick Tips

Centerpins for Kings

Twitchin for King Salmon

Coastal River Salmon Setup

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Learn to make the Perfect Back Bouncing Eggs

How to Cure Pink Salmon Eggs

How to Cure Shrimp like a Pro

Deep Water Coastal King Fishing

A Guides Secret to the Perfect Halibut Bait

How to Make Lingcod Candy

All Articles:

Tips for Early Hatchery Steelhead Success – Joe Princen

Trolling Jigs without a Flasher – Pete Rosko

Low Water Coastal Chinook Float Fishing – Joe Princen

Sockeye Fishing Techinques – Marilyn Murphy

Smoked Salmon – Northwest Salmon Candy

Wicked Twitch – Drive Coho Crazy!

Drift Fishing – The Swing

Steelhead Holding Water

Steelhead on the Spey

Spinner Fishing Tillamook Bay Chinook

Rudnick – Give Yarn a Try

Small Stream Steelheading

Targeting Hatchery Steel 2009/

How to tie a Yarn ball

Egg Alternative – Shrimp

Five Top Rivers for 20lb Steelhead

Egg ’em on: Using Roe to Catch More Steelhead

December Humptulips Steelhead

Christmas Steelhead

Early Season Steelhead Tactics

Float n Spinners


Lake Sammamish Chinook

Center Pin Steelheading – a BC Tradition

Techniques for Steelhead Fishing – BC Style

More BC Style Techniques for Steelhead Fishing

Targeting Early Hatchery Steelhead

Basic Steelhead Fishing

Run and Gun Steelheading

Steelheading with the Ultimate Lure – The Pink Worm

Chum Fishing Techniques

Twitchin for Fall Salmon

Catch more Coho

Drano Lake Springers

Columbia River Springers

Firecracker Kings

Early Westport Kings

Washington Pink Salmon Fishing (2013)

Tech Tips

Make your Own Slinkies

Smoking Fish

Advanced Plugging

Curing Eggs from Start to Fishing