SATURDAY, JAN. 18, 2014


Icicle River to reopen for spring chinook fishing

FISHING -- Wow, we barely got the notice out that the Icicle River was closing to spring chinook fishing before fish managers changed their mind. Here's the notice just posted by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife: Actions: Anglers will again be able to...

Spring chinook fishing closes today on Icicle River

FISHING -- The Icicle River's fishing season for spring chinook salmon closes today an hour after sunset. Read on for the details pertaining the closure of the Chelan County fishery from the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife.


Icicle River opening to spring chinook fishing

FISHING -- Starting Saturday, anglers will be able to catch fin-clipped spring chinook in the Icicle River, according to season announcement just issued by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife. Read on for all the details.


Steelhead fishing opens Friday on Wenatchee, Icicle rivers

FISHING -- The Washington Fish and Wildlife Department has announced steelhead fishing will open on the Wenatchee and Icicle rivers on Friday along with fishing for whitefish on the Wenatchee. Following are details from the just-issued WDFW announcement. Actions:Open the Wenatchee and Icicle rivers on...

FRIDAY, OCT. 12, 2012

Steelheading opens Tuesday on Upper Columbia and tribs

FISHING – Starting Tuesday (Oct. 16), hatchery steelhead fisheries will open on the mainstem upper Columbia, Wenatchee, Icicle, Entiat, Methow and Okanogan rivers, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife announced today. In addition, the Similkameen River will open to hatchery steelhead retention beginning Nov....

MONDAY, OCT. 1, 2012

Night fishing produces for Snake steelheaders

FISHING -- Jeff Holmes of the Tri-Cities photographed this nice catch -- a couple of nice catches, actually -- while moonlight fishing for steelhead Saturday on a Snake River middle impoundment with his wife, Erika. One of many fish the Holmes's caught and released this...

THURSDAY, MAY 17, 2012

Icicle River salmon fishing opens Saturday

SALMON FISHING -- The spring chinook salmon fishing season on the Icicle River in Chelan County will open Saturday (May 19), the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife announced this afternoon. The closing date, subject to change, is July 31. Daily limit: Daily limit two...


Steelhead fishing reopens on Wenatchee, Icicle, Methow rivers

FISHING --- Starting Friday (March 16), selective fisheries for hatchery-reared steelhead on the Wenatchee, Icicle, and Methow rivers will temporarily reopen, the Washington Fish and Wildlife Department announced this afternoon. Anglers will be allowed to catch whitefish in the Wenatchee and Methow rivers so long...

TUESDAY, OCT. 4, 2011

Wenatchee, Icicle and Methow rivers opening for coho fishing

SALMON FISHING -- With a strong run of coho moving up the Columbia, the Washington Fish and Wildlife Department has announced a coho fishing season that starts Wednesday (Oct. 5) on the Wenatchee, Methow and Icicle rivers, expanding fishing opportunities already under way in those...

TUESDAY, MAY 17, 2011

Icicle River fishing to open, Ringold fishery to close

SALMON FISHING -- The Washington Fish and Wildlife Department has just announced the following bulletin on spring chinook salmon seasons: The Icicle River will open to spring chinook salmon fishing on Saturday with a season that could run through July 31. Ringold bank fishing for...

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