|First Winter Steelhead of the Year Caught on the Humptulips River with Fishing Guide Casey|
Wynoochee River 2014 Smolts Released for 2015 Returning Winter Season: 171,730
Cowlitz River 2014 Smolts Released for 2015 Returning Winter Season: 747,185
Humptulips River " " : 130,000
Satsop River: " " : 57,200
We are very excited to get you out and help you catch these steelhead that were released into the rivers to return fresh from the ocean for YOU to catch!
The Wynoochee and Humptulips rivers are best December-March and there are always winter run caught as early as November with summer run also being caugh in November on the Wynoochee.
The Cowlitz is best for Winter Steelhead December-April. In the past the bulk of the first run was in December and the bulk of the second run started in February - with easy limits being caught through April and into May.
For the Wynoochee River we are going to meet at the Chevron in Montesano or the Black Creek Boat Launch. For the Cowlitz we usually meet at the Blue Creek Boat Launch.
It's going to be another great season with a skilled team of guides to lead you to fish! Come fish with the Waters West Team - Legendary Sport Fishing at it's Best!