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  1. BugeaterInWa

    5th wheel hitch

    PullRite ISR 20k includes mounting kit for a Chevy truck. $900.00 OBO New they go for around $1300.00 or more with the whole kit like this set up. This was barely used at all. Located in Kitsap or Port Angeles .
  2. BugeaterInWa

    Anyone passing thru Tacoma on thier way to the OP friday?

    Needing a hook up or pick up? Have some batteries in Tacoma (Nalley Valley area) that would be friggen awesome if someone was passing thru and could pick up and drop off either in Silverdale or just west of PA if going to Sekiu? Lemme know.
  3. BugeaterInWa

    2019 Halibut

    Looks like we might be getting a little bumpage in quota. PDN (Pen Daily News) is free right now due to the weather, check it out.
  4. BugeaterInWa

    As far as I can see and read, HALIBUT is now closed!

    I have been getting a lot of messages, calls, etc... asking me about hali this wknd. Its closed. Don't care if your talking about MA6 or wherever, its closed!
  5. BugeaterInWa

    Recent email ref Halibut Fisheries... and the future

    So, you want me to support an annual limit of 6 fish (which you know will get whittled down to around 2). Why in the hell even bother with the possession limit of 2 in the field, seems DUMB as hell (unless your that one guy from the Olympic Pen who has been screaming about possession limits at...
  6. BugeaterInWa

    Long lines...

    I can not believe the long line(s) were still out while we got our first 2 days of fishing. I called one in to WDFW. Have not heard back yet. Was out there Thurs, Fri, and Sat.
  7. BugeaterInWa

    Kids fishing day in Kitsap... April 22!

    Bring your kids to this event! At 8 a.m. Saturday, kids between 5 and 14 are invited along with their parents to Otto Jarstad Park for the 68th Annual Kids Fishing Day. Kids are welcome to bring their own gear or use the gear provided by the Kitsap Poggie Club while catching trout. There will...
  8. BugeaterInWa

    Hood Canal Kings......... really, not talk about that on here...???

    Hood Canal is supposed to be flush with Kings. I'm really surprised no one on here is talking about it. Limited access, LOTS of fish... 2 King daily limit? Season from May to July? This is mostly a pure net fishery due to the limited access...
  9. BugeaterInWa

    Some bright morning news for you all to chew on...

    http://tidalexchange.com/2016/12/23/no-coho-catch-reports-sound-tribes-2016/ NO Coho Catch Reports from Sound Tribes for 2016 Posted By: Tidal Exchange Staff December 23, 2016 Researching a forthcoming story on 2016 Coho harvest, we submitted a public records request to the WDFW — covering...
  10. BugeaterInWa

    Looking for a 7'x12' dump trailer...

    Anyone have a good source for used ones or any one here reppin these? Not opposed to buying new but... if the right deal and in the right shape was avail... Thanks, Bug
  11. BugeaterInWa

    Canary Rockfish - suprised the subject has not come up yet.

    Ive read that they will be coming off the endangered lists as they are all related. Meaning Canary's located in PS are the same as past Tatosh Is. Although what I read stated WDFW says it will not change anything and they will not be open for catch anytime soon. None the less, progress!
  12. BugeaterInWa

    A first the other day...

    Pretty sure I saw a GW pull over a vehicle and start going threw their coolers. Made me do a double take.
  13. BugeaterInWa

    WTB: Looking for a power winch

    If anyone has a working 912 or 915 or other comparable model of a power winch I might be your huckleberry. Thanks
  14. BugeaterInWa

    FYI, inside Halibut

    Long liners have been tearing it up daily for almost 2 weeks now. Good luck everyone! Sorry, no links to provide
  15. BugeaterInWa

    So Crabbing...

    I hear there is a non-tribal group attempting to get special permission to be able to take customers out for 6 crabs during a certain time period. I don't see this as working together. Just my opinion!
  16. BugeaterInWa

    Kitsap Poggie Clubs Annual Kids Fishing Day this Saturday...

    Saturday the Kitsap Poggie Club hosts its annual fishing party at Jarstad Park in Gorst. It is free and open to the public. The family-friendly event teaches kids ages 5 to 14 about fishing and the outdoors. The poggie club will provide all the rods, reels, bait and hot cocoa. Things will get...
  17. BugeaterInWa

    Petition ref fishing issues...

    Just passing along a email I received. Timeline to reply is tomorrow. I just got this and thought I'd post it here. Wish all that put this stuff together would coordinate and get the word out better and more timely... Below is what I got: Poggies and friends, This just came across my...
  18. BugeaterInWa

    Ref Hatcheries: Petition to sign if interested in helping to keep our hatcheries going.

    This is per a newspaper article I read today and its supported/sponsored by PSA and NSIA. www.growsportfishing.com Signed x 2 at this home
  19. BugeaterInWa

    Soooo, Mr. Fishinut, you ready

    for Friday? Feelings? Anyone that is free on Friday with nothing to do... maybe spend a day in Olympia. Morning Ocean chat and afternoon Inside chat. I will not be able to make it this year.
  20. BugeaterInWa

    OT: Solar assist please...

    For starters, I'm color blind and so Ive never been to friendly with electrical stuff and have stayed away from it, it hurts. Having said that, I think I would like to add Solar to some property I have. Anyone here have any suggestions on what type of batteries, panels, inverters, I should...
  21. BugeaterInWa

    Key West fishing options?

    Sport boat or charter anyone have any suggestions or offerings? Other items of interest while in town visiting?
  22. BugeaterInWa

    Holiday gift idea and a way to help improve our fishing opportunities

    Got a neighbor or buddy that you usually get a gift for but not sure what to get them this year? One gift that you may get them could be a family membership to PSA, Kitsap Poggie Club, or CCA. All are great organizations and work together (a lot of the time) to assist in keeping us fishing and...
  23. BugeaterInWa

    Want to help informing WDFW that are serious about protecting our

    access to waters. See below. If you live close by to Port Townsend this would be a great opportunity to show up and let them hear/see us. If you can not make the meeting, PLEASE send a letter to WDFW at the address listed at the bottom. Hate to say this out loud but I think a fishing group...
  24. BugeaterInWa

    Hate this kinda of shiat! 2 men arrested after 25 antelope illegally shot and left in Nebraska fiel

    http://www.omaha.com/outdoors/antelope-illegally-shot-and-left-in-nebraska-field/article_896a6311-90a4-556c-b2b2-dcc2d46fad99.html Hate this bullshit.
  25. BugeaterInWa

    Whatever happened to Glad Wraps hump day threads?

    http://thechive.com/2015/11/18/lexy-panterras-new-twerking-video-deserves-an-oscar-or-three-video/
  26. BugeaterInWa

    Halibut fishing perference for inside the Puget Sound, anchor or drift?

    Hopefully many will assist me with this. Do you fish for Halibut on the Anchor or drift when fishing MA's 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, etc.
  27. BugeaterInWa

    Hali qoutas and bag limits...

    For those in the know... What are your thoughts if you wish to share, on the bag limits being pushed on WDFW?
  28. BugeaterInWa

    WFC...

    Find it hard to believe that no one has brought up their lastest lawsuit? Suit is to shut down farmed salmon in Washington waters.
  29. BugeaterInWa

    So it looks like I will get out for a tuna trip this Saturday...

    Hows the weather looking? Westport with Patrick! Stoked
  30. BugeaterInWa

    More than 2,000 enslaved fisherman rescued over past 6 months

    Very interesting story. http://www.foxnews.com/world/2015/09/17/more-than-2000-enslaved-fisherman-rescued-over-past-6-months/?intcmp=hplnws More than 2,000 fishermen have been rescued this year from brutal conditions at sea, their freedom prompted by an Associated Press investigation into...
  31. BugeaterInWa

    Voter Voice from CCA ref Willapa

    Show your support or not... https://www.votervoice.net/CCAPNW/Campaigns/41591/Respond R/ BugeaterInWa
  32. BugeaterInWa

    WTB: Looking for a 14' gate

    Anyone have a 14' driveway gate they are looking to get rid of? Looking for a lightly used one. Im in Kitsap if that matters...
  33. BugeaterInWa

    Very short period of time left to take advantage of the following offer.

    Great cause if you ask me. See the link! http://www.bdoutdoors.com/forums/threads/fish-or-die-tees-and-hoodies.586409/
  34. BugeaterInWa

    Time to be honest with the board.

    I have to admit a few things to you all. I suck at fishing. I talk a lot, but I suck at fishing. I feel very bad about possibly making others think differently and trusting my methods. My hope is that all of you will forgive me. I truly understand why its called fishing and not catching...
  35. BugeaterInWa

    KITSAP POGGIE CLUB meeting tonight!

    Wednesday, March 11th, 7:00 PM at the Sheridan Center in East Bremerton, 680 Lebo Blvd Feel free to come to the meeting tonight. $20.00 will get you a year family membership. Lots of older salts with lots of info, rod building classes, fly tying classes, Hatchery discussions, Salmon classes...
  36. BugeaterInWa

    Future Halibut seasons?

    Last year it was posted that the PA Hali Derby might not happen. The PA Salmon Club decided to go forward and have the derby. then... I heard some things from the Hali meeting in Oly last month. Then I read an article last week from the pen times about more than likely this years PA Hali...
  37. BugeaterInWa

    Green Decoys

    Enjoy the read. https://www.greendecoys.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/green-decoys-report.pdf Here is some more... http://watchdog.org/203523/sportsmen-group-targeted-green-decoy-environmentalists-fires-back/ Changes in leadership is what allowed some of the orgs to change behind the scenes.
  38. BugeaterInWa

    OT: Any stamp collectors here, especially if located in or close to Kitsap?

    I spent some time going thru some of the stuff I grabbed out of my fathers basement this past weekend. Found what appears to be a very, very old stamp collection. Would be very interested in having someone who knows what they are looking at to give me an idea of what I have... Side note: Was...
  39. BugeaterInWa

    650 pound tiger shark caught by fishermen contained human leg, head

    http://www.examiner.com/article/650-pound-tiger-shark-caught-by-fisherman-contained-human-leg-head Wow...
  40. BugeaterInWa

    Per KOMO: Feds to protect Puget Sound habitat for rockfish

    SEATTLE (AP) - The National Marine Fisheries Service is set to designate about 1,000 square miles in Puget Sound as critical habitat for three species of imperiled rockfish. The habitat protection follows a 2010 decision to list yelloweye, canary and bocaccio rockfish under the Endangered...
  41. BugeaterInWa

    Who are some of the guys/gals on the Washington Board that you would like to fish with...

    Based on board postings, having met at a BD git together, or met on the dock, want to check out their boat, or for whatever reason. Who are some of the guys you would like to go fishing with and for what species? Lets try not to hurt feelings by saying who you wouldn't fish with, I already...
  42. BugeaterInWa

    Yamaha tac question

    So my tac (tilt / trim) indicator is out of whack... Anyone know how to reset this? Its a 90hp Yamaha if that helps.
  43. BugeaterInWa

    Recovery knocks 21 fish species from watch list

    For your reading enjoyment... http://www.aol.com/article/2014/09/02/recovery-knocks-21-fish-species-from-watch-list/20956131/?ncid=txtlnkusaolp00000058
  44. BugeaterInWa

    Anyone fishing the Kitsap Poggie Club derby this weekend?

    Curious as to how many from here might be partaking in the fun and festivities? Lots a great prizes this year for sure too. Good luck to all that enter!
  45. BugeaterInWa

    Interesting article ref recreational fishing rights: Gulf states fight back as feds seek to reel in

    Gulf states fight back as feds seek to reel in recreational fishing season http://www.foxnews.com/science/2014/07/08/gulf-states-fight-back-as-feds-seek-to-reel-in-recreational-fishing-season/?intcmp=latestnews Great read imo.
  46. BugeaterInWa

    Might be a long shot... Anyone happen to have an extra 16# Danforth Anchor that they would be

    willing to part with? We could meet anywhere between Gig Harbor to CQ? Defiance - out SportCo - out Sportsmans - shocker, out Swains - out Other suggestions?
  47. BugeaterInWa

    New college class to show you where to fish being offered on the OP

    http://www.peninsuladailynews.com/article/20140314/NEWS/303149979/outdoors-hurricane-ridge-snow-to-archery-shoot-to-lingcod Fishing the Peninsula Fishing the Peninsula, a Peninsula College course that intends to help those new to the area become more familiar with the variety of fishing...
  48. BugeaterInWa

    Just incase others have missed this... BD has a new PNW Hoodie and shirt available

    Nicely done BD staff. That is a good looking design imo. http://www.bdswag.com/Pacific-Northwest-Bloodydecks-Hoodie.html
  49. BugeaterInWa

    Big runs of Columbia River chinook, PUGET SOUND MENTIONED AS WELL

    WDFW NEWS RELEASEWashington Department of Fish and Wildlife 600 Capitol Way North, Olympia, WA 98501-1091 http://wdfw.wa.gov/ March 3, 2014 Contact: Ron Warren, (360) 902-2799 Big runs of Columbia River chinook, coho highlight 2014 salmon forecasts OLYMPIA - Salmon fishing in the ocean...
  50. BugeaterInWa

    Prebble mine appears to be a done deal.

    I saw that the EPA blocked it to protect the Sockeye Salmon. Probably a smart move.
  51. BugeaterInWa

    WDFW seeks public comments, schedules meetings REF SMELT

    WDFW seeks public comments, schedules meetings on proposed smelt regulations OLYMPIA - The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is seeking public comments on proposed changes to commercial and recreational fishing regulations that could increase protection for smelt in Puget...
  52. BugeaterInWa

    Your store bought "Wild" salmon was processed in... wait for it...

    CHINA!!! http://seattletimes.com/html/businesstechnology/2002384544_uschinafish16.html
  53. BugeaterInWa

    Need for a second ramp and additional parking in Port Townsend?

    Hello all, Right now there is a chance for an additional ramp with a floating dock to be put in at PT. There are a few new commissioners in place. If you would like to see this happen please email those commissioners and let them know how you feel. permitting, etc, has all been done...
  54. BugeaterInWa

    Big meetings today...

    MA 9/10 ... What will they do next? Already changed limit in MA9 to one Chinook a day, now??? GPO's - what will they do... Science says all is VERY good for GPO's but will the WDFW cave to the very vocal minority? Could come back from the weekend to some potentially bad news for fishing...
  55. BugeaterInWa

    In light of some the recent posts here on BD...

    Smash Mouth - Why Can't We Be Friends - YouTube Enjoy :finger:
  56. BugeaterInWa

    History question that might be of interest to Ron, Kevin, and others...

    I was told by a buddy that usually is accurate about such things. He stated that prior to WWII all commercial fishing was done outside in the ocean. Once the war started they all moved inside for protection from hostile forces. Once the war ended no one notices or cared back then and the...
  57. BugeaterInWa

    MAGPUL - PMAG 30 AR/M4 GEN/M2 (non window) for sale

    I have 5 of these (5.56 or 223) for sale for $20.00 each. These are new and in unopened packaging.
  58. BugeaterInWa

    POPPIN SMOKE HOOKERS

    All - have a safe Memorial Day weekend. Im headin out in a few. Good luck to all fishin the derby. Tramp stamp err tow strap, I was considering offering you a seat til I saw Mo's name carved into your back, jk. Actually I probably would have offered you a seat but I might not be fishing Sun...
  59. BugeaterInWa

    Getting ready to head out

    Hope all have a successfull weekend and stay SAFE. Keep your situational awarness on point at all times while out on the water. I hope everyone gets fat limits of all species your targeting.
  60. BugeaterInWa

    Fishing net on Hood Canal removed after five months

    A deadly fishing net, first reported in November abandoned in Hood Canal, was removed last week by enforcement officers for the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife. Sgt. Ted Jackson of the agency said he felt compelled to take action when he received no response from the Port Gamble...
  61. BugeaterInWa

    Well the scuba folks might end up getting areas shut down or worse now...

    Panel considers rules for octopus harvest Panel considers rules for octopus harvest by Associated Press KING5.com Posted on April 16, 2013 at 7:27 AM OLYMPIA, Wash. -- The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission is considering new rules for harvesting giant...
  62. BugeaterInWa

    properly purchase a WA state fishing license

    All, Just wanted to pass along a little known tip in regards to getting your new fishing licenses. When at the counter/register whatever and going thru the routine of getting your new license. Pay attention! WDFW really needs to do some training to the venders who sell the licenses...
  63. BugeaterInWa

    Kitsap Poggie Clubs Annual JARSTAD PARK KIDS

    Just wanted to pass along a note for those of you with children. The Kitsap Poggie club will be hosting our annual kids fishing day at the Gorst Hatchery again this year. It has been a pleasure to help with this in regards to cleaning the race ways, etc., in preperation for this awesome event...
  64. BugeaterInWa

    Im new to Halibut fishing. Can anyone offer any assistance on this fishery for me?

    New to Halibut fishing. Can anyone offer any suggestions on techs, bait, reels, line, rods, and any other gear needed? Do I need a gaff? Do I need a Harpoon? Type of bottom structure to look for? Can they be caught out of Gardiner? Anything else I need to be prepared and productive in...
  65. BugeaterInWa

    Thule hitch mount 4 bike carrier

    I bought this a few years ago, used it twice, and its collected dust since. Ive linked the mfg's site of the model I have. Looking for $125.00. This model fits a 2" receiver only. http://www.thule.com/en-US/US/Products/Bike-Carriers/Hitch/956-Parkway-4-Bike
  66. BugeaterInWa

    Red chevy/gmc full size pickup in Bremton with BD sticker?

    Not Silver Slayers... Last week I saw a red pickup (chevy/gmc) on 303. Who was it? I cautiously gave the salute... Truck has signage on it and glass with a Mcsomething Construction? :finger:
  67. BugeaterInWa

    Feds propose critical habitat for fish in NW

    Click da link. Makes me think things are a changin some more... One more crack for the eco's to get in on. What are they going to do now? http://www.kitsapsun.com/news/2013/jan/14/feds-propose-critical-habitat-for-fish-in-nw/#axzz2HvhEHzw0
  68. BugeaterInWa

    Interesting Hali processing brought to my attention... thoughts?

    So within the last 2 years or so now I have heard of this twice. It doesnt sound great to me and its not what I do. So, I have heard about some folks filleting out their Hali and then putting lime or lemon juice on the meat and then packing them and freezing? To me, this does not sound...
  69. BugeaterInWa

    Happy and safe New Years to all

    Hope ALL have a safe and Happy New Year. Be safe so that if your phone rings in the morning you will be able to accept the offer to go fishing or to take yourself tomorrow!
  70. BugeaterInWa

    Our young Seattle Octo diver's firestorm in National Media now...

    This (IMO) is a great time for the PSA's, CCA's, etc., out there to get active and to get active fast on this. The others will use this to get areas of water shut down due to a few loud mouths butthurt over a legal harvest of an Octo. This needs to be squashed, and fast...
  71. BugeaterInWa

    EPA in a little hot water???

    Wonder if this helps our cause any? At least we know for a fact that the EPA is shady now. http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2012/11/19/house-investigates-epa-emails-agency-says-administrators-have-two-accounts/
  72. BugeaterInWa

    Another streams restoration appears to be taking a hold...

    BAINBRIDGE ISLAND — A female chum salmon wallowed Thursday morning in the gravelly shallows of Cooper Creek, digging out a suitable bed for her eggs. Thousands of salmon are carrying out the same ritual in streams throughout Puget Sound, but the appearance of spawning chum in this Bainbridge...
  73. BugeaterInWa

    Report: No conclusive blame of humans for canal oxygen levels

    Lots and lots of money spent on this over the last several years... Report: No conclusive blame of humans for canal oxygen levels BELFAIR — Human sources of nitrogen no doubt contribute to low-oxygen problems in Southern Hood Canal, but federal and state officials say they will need more...
  74. BugeaterInWa

    WDFW, bookem Danno!

    http://www.king5.com/news/crime/Raids-target-alleged-wildlife-poachers-170212656.html Raids target alleged wildlife poachers and traffickers The Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife conducted a series of raids across the state Tuesday targeting persons and businesses allegedly...
  75. BugeaterInWa

    Im baaaaack home and the friggen Coho better watch out

    Im back from an exhausting trip back to the flat lands. I had to watch my father suffer a bit and then lay him to rest. Needless to say its been a long month and a half for me. Im off to hit the water and do some ME time at Sekiu! If my vhf is on, I'll be on 68 periodically. If you have my...
  76. BugeaterInWa

    Question about qoutas and how they are affected...

    So, King fishing is cut short due to too many wilds getting thier lip pierced and the science people saying that a percentage of those fish will die...? So this weekend, I witnessed a boat registered to Neah Bay out running nets in Area 5. I could tell they were reeling thier net in and...
  77. BugeaterInWa

    Copper can make salmon vulnerable to predators, UW researcher finds

    A news story about Salmon and their ability to smell death. Enjoy the read... http://www.kitsapsun.com/news/2012/jul/11/copper-can-make-salmon-vulnerable-to-predators/
  78. BugeaterInWa

    There I was...

    So this past Saturday found Canned Corn crossing off another first from the list of haven't done yet. Wife decided not to come up as the weather was non stop rain. So, what do you do? You go anyways, solo cause you gotta fish right? Boat was loaded with all the bait I had left for the Hali...
  79. BugeaterInWa

    Only one weekend remaining for BFFF fishing...

    BFFF = Big Friggen Flat Fish One weekend left for inside (MA 5). Is everyone done already, gave up? Who's in this weekend? I'll be out on the water for sure. Hoping to catch a really, really good one or two, maybe three this weekend. :finger:
  80. BugeaterInWa

    Coast Guard rescues fishermen near Neah Bay

    See the link. Did anyone hear about some one having issues pulling thier anchor around Sequim last weekend and maybe filling thier boat with water? Any of the PSA guys/gals see this as it was in the area I think a lot of you were fishing...
  81. BugeaterInWa

    Its almost here...

    Here is to a great season to all the BD crews. I hope everyone is safe and prepared. Looking forward to reading the first shrimp and Hali reports. Everyone still has a few days left the get everything in order. Again, hope everyone is safe and has a great season of fun and sharing good...
  82. BugeaterInWa

    Kitsap Poggie Clubs 64th Annual Kids Fishing Party

    If your in Kitsap and have children and would like to take them fishing, here is your chance. Wish I knew how to post the flyer for the event... Here are the details: Who: Open to the public for children 14 years of age and under. When: Saturday April 28th 2012 Where: Jarstad Park in...
  83. BugeaterInWa

    Kitsap Poggie Club meeting tonight

    The Kitsap Poggie Club has their monthly meeting tonight: Sheridan Community Center 680 Lebo Blvd., Bremerton, Wa Start: 7:00pm Hope to see some of you there. Never been to one of our meetings, come on down. This is a great club. We sponsor a kids free fishing day at the Ghorst...
  84. BugeaterInWa

    Garmin G2 Vision card Puget Sound to Port Hardy

    Puget Sound to Port hardy VCA500L $175.00 obo :hali_olutta:
  85. BugeaterInWa

    Garmin GPSMAP 540s

    Have everything but the box. Sun cover Ducer G2 Vision card for Puget Sound (Washington) Mounting hardware all cables Manuals No scratches, in as good as new condition. When not being used in the boat, this unit was kept indoors. Never had a single issue with the unit, bullet proof imo...
  86. BugeaterInWa

    Garmin GPSMAP 540s

    Selling my old unit. Have everything but the box it came in. 540s Display (sonor/chartplotter with internal gps antenna, and sun cover) Factory ducer (50/200) G2 vision card Manuels quick ref book No scratches on screen or unit. We removed this unit like we would have if we were going...
  87. BugeaterInWa

    Bang sticks legal or not for Washington?

    Does anyone know or can anyone link the law about bang sticks? Im thinking that would be a safer, less expensive option for dispatching big flatties. I have been told by someone that they are illegal but that was just in conversation and they were not LEO or anything similar. Thanks for any...
  88. BugeaterInWa

    Poured some lead today...

    Had Glad Wrap, and another buddy over to pour lead. I would rather get the pour on and over with and then possibly show up at the north end get together and not have to haul all this crap up there and back. Long day, I started getting everything out and got the lead stew brewing before the...
  89. BugeaterInWa

    For those with bunk trailers...

    If you use a shallow launch and have issues easily getting the boat back on the trailer in a timely effecient manner... these may be for you. Im linking this deal as its a screaming deal. Mine will be here tomorrow. If your looking into these, I'd recomend getting the yellow rollers vs the...
  90. BugeaterInWa

    Salmon are sick and our neighbors to the north have hidden the tests...

    Note: Maybe they are not sick? Canada kept detection of salmon virus secret A decade before this fall's salmon-virus scare, a Canadian government researcher said she found a similar virus in more than 100 wild fish from Alaska to Vancouver Island. But Canadian officials never told the...
  91. BugeaterInWa

    WTC and the Wounded Warriors

    Fellow Bloodydeckers, I have been made aware of a certain unfortunate circumstance that will negatively effect the Wounded Warriors that get to come to the WTC and fish. Apparently the banners that advertise the WTC came up missing after this years tounament. I guess this was kept...
  92. BugeaterInWa

    Raymarine DSM 30 and P66 ducer

    If anyone is upgrading and wanting to offload, please let me know.
  93. BugeaterInWa

    Dipnet crabbing anyone here try or do this?

    The wife and I got to experience this in Alaska this summer. Lots of fun, buggers are faster than you think. Anyways with the big minus tides at the end of the month, we are going for it. We are just going to wade out and go for them versus getting the boat out. Anyone here do any...
  94. BugeaterInWa

    Im looking to add radar to our boat...

    Specifically the Furuno 1623. My question is, what/where in your opinion is the best time/place to make this purchase? Should I wait for the upcomming shows or find a local vender that will match a price? I'd prefer to buy from a local source but will go the innerweb route if the price...
  95. BugeaterInWa

    Gold Star spoons and the whatever river hooks...

    Anyone else experience massive failure with those hooks? I lost at least 3 big fish this year due to those hooks literally break, all at different points too? I ended up just removing all the factory hooks and adding a split ring and a offset gami hook. Some I added a mini swivel as well...
  96. BugeaterInWa

    Bunk trailer question

    Have any of you guys/gals put the roller bunks on your trailer? Any feed back about them would be appreciated.
  97. BugeaterInWa

    Albie Carcs?

    Anyone have any Albie carcs they wanna discard? If you load up on Albies and bring them home to clean and fillet I'll take a few of the carcs off your hands...
  98. BugeaterInWa

    Elwha River hatchery to hurt recovery, critics say

    http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/localnews/2016005701_hatchery25m.html You might think Elwha River recovery is going to be a simple matter of taking two dams out of a largely pristine watershed, beginning next month, and letting nature take its course. But you would be wrong. The...
  99. BugeaterInWa

    La Push Albie hunting - looking for a ride

    If any of you guys/gals are albi fishing out of La Push and need an extra helper (I can easily assist with costs as well) please feel free to contact me. Every weekend minus this coming and the weekend of Sept 10th I can be available. Im only 1 hour from La Push as well. I could jump on a...
  100. BugeaterInWa

    Kitsap Poggie Club and the Bremerton Sportsman Club get it done!!! PNP Launch

    http://www.kitsapsun.com/news/2011/aug/20/consensus-reached-on-point-no-point-boat-launch/ The sportsmen/women win another battle! Please leave comments to support these groups in the comments section if you can. Special thanks to President Poggie Norm who is a lurker member here!
  101. BugeaterInWa

    Did some crabbing and fishin, again... Picture proof of location!

    Ladies and dudes, Took my buddies son and girlfriend out fishing this past weekend. They arrived late Thursday evening, got them settled in, hung by the fire for a bit and hit the hay. Got up early Friday, loaded up the boat, and headed out. Dropped the pots and off to the fishin grounds...
  102. BugeaterInWa

    Need some help from the Neah Bay regulars... ref a boat

    I tired to take my aunt and uncle out fishing to Neah this past weekend. We wont talk about the fishing or the retard calling out over the radio "can anyone help me indentify male and female crabs, how many can I keep, how big do they have to be..." Im VERY interested in looking into a boat...
  103. BugeaterInWa

    Yo! Are the BD HALIBUT HOODIES ready yet?

    All the bad Halibut fishing this year inside has me wanting to at least get a BD Halibut Hoodie... I'll have to get a bigger boat to go offshore to catch Halibut in the future but for now I can at least afford a hoodie, if one was made available that is... How bout it Ali?
  104. BugeaterInWa

    Fishing was good with a bonus FIRST for Canned Corn

    Plans set, it was go time. Left Weds night for camp. Got to camp, got the boat ready, etc for the weekend. Thurs AM: Buddy shows up ready to kill some sea kittens! We are gonna fish Area 5 as that was virgin water. We get out to the deep water (95'). Drop the hook, its set so I call out...
  105. BugeaterInWa

    PA Halibut Derby Results

    http://www.peninsuladailynews.com/article/20110530/NEWS/305309991/outdoors-results-of-port-angeles-salmon-clubs-halibut-derby I know a few BDer's made the list...
  106. BugeaterInWa

    Roll Call for those popping smoke today...

    Team Canned Corn and VG are heading out around 1600 this afternoon. Soon as I get to fish camp I need to re-wire my power wench, connect the washout for my rear drum brakes and then have a cold man soda and stare at the water til I cant take it anymore, goto bed, get up, begin slay fest...
  107. BugeaterInWa

    Area 6 Report

    Been looking forward to last weekend for about a year now... Got up every morning, looked out at the water and made the call to fish all 3 days. First day Vanilla Gorilla, Bud, and Russ fished with me, day 2 the wife, Bud, and Russ fished with me and day 3 Bud, Russ, and Scott ou812 fished...
  108. BugeaterInWa

    This is what it's like to Hali fish with VG...

    This was sooo funny. disclaimer - not affiliated with video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kXLb6NUy4N4 :finger:
  109. BugeaterInWa

    NEED A BADASS HALIBUT HOODIE TO GO ALONG WITH THE OTHER GEAR!!!

    Come on BD guys, give it up! Give us a BD Hoodie with a Hali on it, please? I gotta believe yall would sell a metric butt ton of them. I cant goto Alaska wearing a Tuna Hoodie... (well I could but). What say you fellow Washington and other members of BD? Halibut - the other white meat...
  110. BugeaterInWa

    Holy Mother of Earthquakes!! TURN ON YOUR TV

    This is crazy shit in Japan. I could see people running for thier lives. Tsunami sweeping everything away and carrying the fires with it. NUTS!!! I cant imagine the devastation, terrible.
  111. BugeaterInWa

    Mention of the merger bill ref wdfw, etc...

    See the link: http://www.peninsuladailynews.com/article/20110307/NEWS/110309977/peninsula-poll-backgrounder-gregoires-consolidation-plans-face Crossing my fingers that this never happens.
  112. BugeaterInWa

    PSA Sno-King is about to realize they have a new member

    THIS HAS NOTHING TO DO WITH THE OTHER THREAD, PERIOD. I said in the past that I was going to join the PSA and as soon as the USPS dude/dudette gets my envelope to PO BOX 55158, Shoreline WA, 98155 the wife and I will be members. I will never make it to a meeting however with the likes of...
  113. BugeaterInWa

    WOW, gotta try Mens Room Red for Hali beer batter...

    ITS GOOD. Wife just gave me a sample of the hush-puppies with the beer batter and UMM, UMMM, GOOD! Plus a part of the sales of Mens Room Red goes to support the Fisher Houses. If you don't know what those are, LOOK THEM UP. An outstanding cause, very, very, worthy. Halibut - the beer...
  114. BugeaterInWa

    Fin Nor SLD 20 and Jerry Brown line...

    Just spooled up a Fin Nor SLD 20 with Jerry Brown 50# RED err pink line. Gotta say I'm really liking this reel. The Jerry Brown was supposed to be RED put its really pink... oh well, the fish wont care I suppose. "Pink is my favorite color" - AeroSmith. The reel feels really nice on a Lami...
  115. BugeaterInWa

    New Hali rigs that you tied up?

    Anyone have anything exciting that they tied up this off season? I tied up a few 10" squidly hootchies with a scent capsule in them to drop down this year. They look they should work, but then again, according to some Im not going where the fish are?
  116. BugeaterInWa

    Some additional infor from the Hali meeting

    I thought some of you might find some of this entertaining and very helpful. 1. It is very safe for you to assume that next year regardless of quota (minus WAY overfishing resulting in no season at all) that you can plan to start fishing for Hali on the 1st Thurs of May 2012. :hali_olutta...
  117. BugeaterInWa

    Im here in the hearing room in the capt

    I'm with the Pres of the Kitsap Poggie Club, and the Kitsap chapter Pres of CCA. Ron Garner is here as he said. I see Flasher here as well. Looky there Tower Todd is here.
  118. BugeaterInWa

    We are here in Oly.

    I'm with the pres of the Kitsap Poogie Club, Pres of the Kitsap CCA.
  119. BugeaterInWa

    HALI SEASON, THIS IS YOUR CHANCE TO VOICE YOUR WISHES

    Per Fishinut... Time to put up or shut up. Our Hali season is apparently being affected by the state not being able to seperate shrimpers from Halibut fishmen and those doing both. As it is now, your inside fishing opportunity for Hali's will be SUNDAY and MONDAYs. This way we are not...
  120. BugeaterInWa

    Hali Season

    Folks, me thinks your gonna be pissed about all the money you and I have spent on the upcoming Hali Season. Save you money for Albie gear! For starters, THEY say we again over fished it last year??? THEY say we are looking at a 10 maybe 14 day Hali season this year??? THEY say they also...
  121. BugeaterInWa

    Hali Reels...

    Heads up... If you like to fish like I Fish, then there are a few Tekota 700's for sale... Do not PM me if you do not understand this post. No need to PM me at all for the reels... :finger:
  122. BugeaterInWa

    Daggumit I feel like Im some sort of political activist tonight...

    Ive been working the phone like I was a High Schooler back in Nebraska working the tele marketing phones getting my neighbors, and everyone I know to use the voters voice... :finger: I even call the president of the local Fishing club over here in Kitsap. He was very interested and said he...
  123. BugeaterInWa

    Possibly good news ref Halibut?

    See da link and I hope I didn't break any rules... Halibut Breaking News - www.ifish.net Hopefully its accurate and will translate to Washington as well... :finger:
  124. BugeaterInWa

    PSA: Your choice, donate more to the state or turn in your crab counts

    Just a reminder that crab records are due by February 1, 2011. Thats this coming Tuesday for the calander challenged. :finger:
  125. BugeaterInWa

    PSA: Do not forget to turn in your winter Crab catch records...

    They are due on Tuesday (02/01/2011)! Do it or get the $10.00 fine applied to next years license... Just sayin! :finger:
  126. BugeaterInWa

    On the tv tonight for your viewing pleasure...

    NEBRASKA vs WASHINGTON Brought to you by the good folks of the big xii-2. Get to play UW 3 times in 18 months or so cause the big xii-2 did not want NU vs IOWA to be a "Big Ten informercial". So who ya picken? Me... hmmm da CORNHUSKERS! GO BIG RED ((((HUSKER)))) ((((POWER))))
  127. BugeaterInWa

    POST LEAD POURING PARTY although...

    Some may still be pouring? Thanks again, Vance for opening it up and making it happen. Good to meet some that I have not met before and to see others gain! The tuna was A W E S O M E!!!! Good times for sure and no issues! Dave - Thanks for the use of the molds and pour expertise...
  128. BugeaterInWa

    Ace Line Haulers - storage/carrying case (bag)

    Did not know about the Ace Line Hauler bag when I bought mine. They probably did not make it then but anyways. I noticed them the last time (prob 2 months or so ago at Sportco). I bought one yesterday and I have to tell you that if you own a Ace Line Hauler you gotta get one of these. That is...
  129. BugeaterInWa

    Court halts sea lion killing at Columbia River dam

    Gotta love the 9th circuit court! Court halts sea lion killing at Columbia River dam Credit: Mark Harrison / The Seattle Times Two bulls squabble over position at the base of the Columbia River dam. by Associated Press KING5.com Posted on November 23, 2010 at 12:24 PM <?xml:namespace...
  130. BugeaterInWa

    Man killed by unhitched, runaway boat trailer...

    Just a reminder about taking care of your responsibilities and being safe for those around you. Man Killed by Unhitched, Runaway Boat Trailer While Driving in Suquamish Read more: Man Killed by Unhitched, Runaway Boat Trailer While Driving in Suquamish » Kitsap Sun SUQUAMISH —...
  131. BugeaterInWa

    Seal hunting season might be opening soon?

    This will make some happy! Local News | Recommendation: Kill more Bonneville Dam sea lions | Seattle Times Newspaper Recommendation: Kill more Bonneville Dam sea lions PORTLAND — An advisory group recommends killing more sea lions that have been dining on salmon at the Columbia River's...
  132. BugeaterInWa

    Miami Fl. Fishing...

    Anyone done any fishing in/out of Miami? Thinking about taking a trip down there this summer to see my sister and was wondering when might be the time to go? I would really, really like to get into some dolphins, matter of fact I think I could be happy fishing for them and other tuna only...
  133. BugeaterInWa

    VHF, think Ive narrowed my search down to these 2...

    I need a new fixed mount VHF. I think Im down to 2 brands/models: Icom M422 ($134.00) or the Raymarine Ray 49 (174.00). Anyone have any heads up good or bad about either? Im tempted to go with the Ray 49? Gonna need a new antenna as well, digital?
  134. BugeaterInWa

    Crabbing ? and reminder...

    Last weekend we decided to drop the crab pots while fishing... We normally would be running pretty good up to our pots but this time, we were taking it slow and just looking at the shoreline and taking it slow. As we approached my pots, there was another boat slowly coming towards us that did...
  135. BugeaterInWa

    Trying to take advantage of the BD Swag Labor Day sale...

    Tried to order 6 stickers and a sweatshirt but I can not complete my order? WTF? :finger:
  136. BugeaterInWa

    Still waiting for Scott to post his

    42 sand dab slay fest report! He says, "ya know how I roll, DEEP". :rofl: :finger:
  137. BugeaterInWa

    My WTC report!

    The wife, dogs, and I were trolling down the hwy Friday, minding our own business when I see a vehicle up ahead. This was a Nissan pickup with a bunch of fishing stickers on it... I was intrigued and payed attention to it, there was one sticker that I could not make out... get a little close...
  138. BugeaterInWa

    Great weekend!

    This year everything worked out and I was really ready to get after the Hali's. So after much anticipation... and besides supposedly to be going to the Ocean this weekend with a supposed very good friend :shithappens:, I went out in my boat for Hali action inside. :2gunsfiring_v1: Not my...
  139. BugeaterInWa

    Sooooo, who else is going after it all this week?

    I have already prepared tomorrows shrimp bait so of course we will be shrimping tomorrow. After shrimping a quick stop at the house to drop off the days kill and pick up stuff needed for 2 days at fish camp out west. Thurs gonna take advantage of the SWEET tides, as well as Friday. Then on...
  140. BugeaterInWa

    Who's shrimpin in ha Hood Saturday and...

    where ya puttin in at? I was wanting to do both Hali and Shrimpin but gonna pass on the Hali's with the slightly large tide swing... Gonna put in at Misery Point I'll be on ch 68...
  141. BugeaterInWa

    Well Gentlemen (term used loosely) and ladies...

    Base camp was established today! Its a benchmark ya see. It means its 2 weeks to Shrimp, Hali, and Ling season. Spend 2 weekends camping with the wiff and dogs with no boat, no buddies, and I then get the pass for the season! Hope everyones prep has gone well. If you haven't started your...
  142. BugeaterInWa

    For UW football tickest... anyone?

    Wondering if any of you UW fans might be able to help me out. I looking for 8 tickets to the UW vs NU game? I have family from the flat lands coming out. Going to take them fishing the week of the game and then over to Seattle for the game. If anyone could help me out I would greatly...
  143. BugeaterInWa

    So we have to fight the state and now the Feds for our fishing rights?

    Updated: March 8, 2010, 11:09 AM ET Culled out Obama administration will accept no more public input for federal fishery strategy EmailPrintComments 17 By Robert Montgomery ESPNOutdoors.com The Obama administration will accept no more public input for a federal strategy that could prohibit U.S...
  144. BugeaterInWa

    Storing your bottom fishin plastics!

    Well Im thinking that Im thinking like most and have been getting my gear all primped etc for the upcoming seasons... Well I bought some new tackle boxes to finally get myself organized for bottom fishing. One box for all my terminal gear, crimps, hooks, swivels, leader materials, hog ties...
  145. BugeaterInWa

    For divers or others more informed than I...

    How deep can a recreational diver go? Are there any specific limits for rec divers? Im not a fool, I know that some divers can go deeper like, military divers etc, but Im curious what are the limits for rec divers. Thanks Matt
  146. BugeaterInWa

    Cleaning Alum Gas Tanks... help

    Can anyone provide me with any guidance for cleaning 2 large gas tanks? They will come out of the boat easy enough, just interested in seeing if there is a good way to really clean the inside?
  147. BugeaterInWa

    Grady 265 Express? what do you repower with?

    Grady 265Exp - So what would you choose? Merc, Yama, Hon, Suz in the 250HP range. 2 stroke / 4 stroke?
  148. BugeaterInWa

    Need some advice for Kennels in the Sekiu area...?

    Hopefully someone here can help the wife and I. We have 2 dogs and wanna fish Sekiu for the next 3 weekends... Problem is we have a boat full of peeps and no room for the dogs. Does anyone know of a good quality kennel in Sekiu or in the area where we could drop our girls off for the weekend...
  149. BugeaterInWa

    Hey Cornfed...

    ((GO))... ((BIG))... ((RED))... Just days away from the FAU bait showing up in Lincoln!!! Ahh the Fall is here... fishin for Silvers (which has started out on FIRE (so far, 7#,9#, 2-10 1/2#ers, and 2-12 1/2#ers in Area 9/10 last weekend using night crawlers and cheese dogs) and listening...
  150. BugeaterInWa

    If you had $65,000.00 and wanted to

    buy the best tuna/halibut/ offshore (Washington Coast) boat what would it be? It appears that we are cost wise w/ electronics at a 23 to 25 ft boat... New boat: Used boat: Thanks for any input and advice. We got the fishin part down.
  151. BugeaterInWa

    La Push 06-06-09 the rest of the story...

    Finally a fishin report from me :finger: We left Friday afternoon not sure (weather/seas) whether we were fishing the Straits or La Push. Heading into the sack that night the latest weather report said we were not going to La Push. 4:30am, the camper starts getting pounded, the door opens and...
  152. BugeaterInWa

    Any Petersburg fishin reports?

    We are coming up at the end of the month and where wondering how its going so far? I believe we are staying along the Wrangel passage? Thanks
  153. BugeaterInWa

    La Push...

    Sounds like the Hali/Ling fishin was fast and furious and GOOD sized this morning. Cant wait til Saturday am!!! :finger:
  154. BugeaterInWa

    Help with my boats lack of a name...

    I think the name ought to represent me to some extent... So, I grew up in NEBRASKA, joined a canoe club and my last place of duty was in the Sound. We loved it here and stayed. Im proud of growing up in Nebraska, and would like my boats name to relate someway to that. So, I was thinking...
  155. BugeaterInWa

    Fishing in/around Petersburg...

    My wife and I will be spending the last 4 days of June in Petersburg. Was wondering if anyone could dial me into some good Lingcod/Rock fish (all sea kittens) holes anywhere near/reasonably close to the east end of Kupreanof Island. Thanks!