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Entries from January 2011

Kayak Fishing the Oregon Coast, pt 3: Pacific City

January 22nd, 2011 · 4 Comments


Well known for surfing and the charter and commercial Dory boat fleet, Pacific City is a hands down favorite for kayak anglers on the Oregon Coast. With summer swells normally from the north, Cape Kiwanda protects the launch site, making the surf quite manageable. Haystack Rock, just about a half mile from launch, gives you […]

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Kayak Fishing the Oregon Coast, pt 2 – Depoe Bay

January 17th, 2011 · 10 Comments


The second part of “How to Kayak Fish the Oregon Coast” brings us to Depoe Bay. DB, as the locals call it, is a small hole cut out of the cliffs, making it the world’s smallest navigable harbor. Because DB is so small, and there’s no river feeding into the harbor, it’s easy to drop […]

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Kayak Fishing the Oregon Coast, part 1

January 8th, 2011 · 10 Comments


Let me introduce you to the Oregon Coast. This had begun as a tutorial on a specific fishing area, but has quickly expanded. This first part is focusing on the gear that we use here in the PacNW when bottom fishing on the coast. We’re going to be targeting Rockfish, Lingcod, Cabezon and Greenling. Bottom […]

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