Photos and Story: Cold Water on the Yakima

Written by: Chuck Coolidge


The author with a Yakima rainbow on a cold November day.
Photos by Chuck Coolidge

What do you do when you’re upland bird hunting in Washington State but need to give the dogs a rest (this applies to your feet as well as the actual animals)? It’s an easy solution. Drive twenty minutes to the Yakima River, and experience the same amazing . . .

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Photo of the Day: Klickitat Steel


John Popich is all smiles as he prepares to release a healthy steelhead.
Photo by Jonny Boitano

Reader John Popich of Shoreline, Washington, sent in this great photo of a buck steelhead he landed on the Klickitat River in Eastern Washington. The Klickitat hosts some large . . .

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Video: Why Fly Fish?

Here’s a fun video from Tommy Day that seeks to explain visually what’s so great about this sport we love. Rarely have so many different scenes been crammed into so little space so . . .

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