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New Melones kokanee 7-11-2019

Return client Chris brought along his son Ryan for some kokanee fishing at New Melones on July the 11th. After launching the boat I headed straight for the same place as the day before. I set the four rods and … Continue reading

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New Melones kokanee 7-10-2019

Returning clients Mike and Harry were back fishing together on July the 10th with me in search of silver bullets (kokanee salmon). We started out by landing on a school of fish only to have them not bite, after turning … Continue reading

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New Melones kokanee 7-8-2019

New client Lloyd brought along his son Ray and Nephew Andrew for a boys day on the water at New Melones chasing kokanee. After launching the boat I went right back to the days before location and started setting rods, … Continue reading

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Holiday kokanee @ New Melones 7-6-2019

Returning client John brought along two of his friends as a graduation gift for one of them. I normally do not fish holiday weekends but I made an exception for John. We agreed to meet up at the lake at … Continue reading

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New Melones kokanee 7-2-2019

New clients Jon and his father in law Geno hired me for the day on New Melones to learn some things about kokanee fishing. We met up at the big and nearly full reservoir, launched the boat and headed out. … Continue reading

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New Melones kokanee 6-28-2019

Returning client Kenny brought along his brother Joe and their dad Tom for a day of kokanee fishing. The day was cloudy and cooler and the bite was almost the same as the previous day as we had had little … Continue reading

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Jumbo Kokanee @ New Melones 6-27-2019

Returning clients John and Pat brought along two of their buddies for a day of kokanee fishing at New Melones on June the 27th. We launched the big Willie boat and headed out, after setting four rods we were under … Continue reading

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Hot Bite @ New Melones 6-26-2019

Return clients Mike and Lori brought along their good friends Mark and Julie for a days fishing at New Melones, the only twist was the guys were paying for just the women to catch fish so the guys could sit … Continue reading

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New Melones kokanee 6-21-2019

New clients Joe and John hired me the day as Joe wanted to see how I fished for the kokanee in New Melones. We launched the boat and after setting the rods we were under way, we lost the first … Continue reading

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New Melones kokanee 6-20-2019

Return clients Steve, Trevor, Zach and newbie Bruce were on-board on June the 20th at New Melones. I arrived at the lake and found that I had a flat tire on my trailer so after getting the boat ready to … Continue reading

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