Why I Fish for Steelhead


If you jump on Instagram and follow a lot of steelheaders, you will see many hero shots. Many people fish steelhead for different reasons and they think the fish is the ultimate goal but is that the only thing about steelheading that a steelheader loves? Up until a few years ago I never really understand…

Tips for Taking a Kid Fishing


  When I was graduating from college one of my final reports I wrote was on kids and fishing. I posted on a couple forums about experiences while fishing with kids. One guy posted “Dan when you have kids you will understand why I don’t take my kids fishing.” I was dumbfounded by that statement…

Three Tips to Help You Catch More Fish (Part 1 of 4)


  When I first started to fish for Salmon and Steelhead I was always looking for the easiest way to catch fish. This might be the reason you clicked this link. I would get online a few days before I headed up north and asked which rivers had the most fish in it. Then I…

Flashback of 2015


Every year I like to look back through my social media and remember the year I have had. Last year I joined Instagram and have loved being on the site. Instagram is a great tool to keep track of my adventures during the year. I take a lot of pictures but it always seems like…

Awesome weekend on the river


After waiting around for a month, the stars aligned and I was able to get on the river. What a great weekend we had. I was fishing with my buddy Rob. Roger from Steelhead Manitesto also came out with us on Sunday. Roger was a blast to have on the boat. This guy is continually…