A GREAT way to begin 2007!!
Pictured: 1-6-07: Guide Joe Heinlen with a hefty 10 pound
Rufus Woods Reservoir Triploid Rainbow Trout
Pictured: 1-13-07 - Glenn Hollenberg of Kennewick with a 15 pound Lake Chelan Mackinaw. Also Pictured: Glenn again with his partner Dale Fish also of Kennewick with 10 of their 11 lakers on 1-13-07
Pictured: Rich Merrill of Puyallup with Bob Fuldner of Woodinville with 8 of their 9 Lake Chelan lower basin lakers
Pictured: 2-3-07 Stacie Plata of Kennewick with a 9-pound lower basin lake trout and Frank and Stacie Plata with Dan and Heidi Washam, all of Kennewick, with the catch of Lake Chelan lower basin Mackinaw. Also, not all the anglers are human on Lake Chelan. The Lake Chelan Boat Club pilings were the perch for these guys.
Pictured: 2-6-07 - Ron and Don Duckworth with Dan Wymer of Bainbridge Island, WA and Deckhand Andy Byrd with 19 of their 20 Lake Chelan Mackinaw. Also Pictured: 2-6-07 - Bob Robinson of Mattawa, WA and Michael Seigler of Snohomish, WA with 13 of their 17 Lake Chelan Mackinaw.
Pictured: 2-18-07 Tauna Shoemaker of Lynnwood with a lower basin "eating sized" laker. Also Pictured: 2-17-07 - Bill Saunders of Sammamish and Tracy Anderson of Brier, WA with a lower basin Mack.
Pictured: Brian Harden of Lake Tapps, WA and son Aaron with 13 Lake Chelan Mackinaw.
Pictured: 3-3-07 Stormy Tuffield of Fircrest, WA with Matias Moore of Port Orchard
with a four man limit of typical Rufus Triploids.
Pictured: 3-6-07: The Mondragon family of Dallas, TX with 4 of their 5 lakers. Their son Andres Mondragon (14) with an 8.5 pound fish.
and drum roll please.......
3-8-07 - Tom Augustine with a 30 pound 15 ounce laker. He was guided by Joe Heinlen. The fish was caught on a T-4 purple glow flatfish near the bottom in 340' of water. It is possibly the 4th largest fish to ever come out of Lake Chelan.
Pictured: 3-9-07: Eric Foss has a 20# fish here. His partner Harley has a 13. They have 14 fish here including a couple of 10's, a couple of 9's, and a couple of 8's. What a day! All in depths of 320' to 390'.
Pictured: 3-11-07 Anton Jones, Dad himself, with a 23 pound, 40" Lake Chelan Mackinaw.
Pictured: 3-13-07 Mike Carey and Aaron Borg with a couple of 4 pound Chelan Lakers and on 3-19-07 - Donn Vey and Jon Wagar of Manson, WA with limits of Roses Lake rainbows. .
Pictured: 3-21-07 - Kenneth Shields Sr. of Kennewick with a 21lb laker + 16lb. 9 oz....ended the day with 13. 3-22-07 - Dan Snyder of Seattle, WA. 3-24-07 - Lore Brackensick of Richland, WA with her 25.5 pound laker and her next fish of 20.1 pounds. Her husband Dave and she were guided by Joe Heinlen. And finally, 3-24-07 - Lore, again, with the 25.5 pound Laker. Check out the girth on this fish. What a morning!
3-26-07 - Roger Taylor with a 16 Pound Lake Chelan Mackinaw. 3-31-07 - Gary and Judy Wentling of Spokane with 7 of their 8 Lake Chelan Mackinaw.
4-3-07 - Sean Duvall (13) of Stanford, Ca with an 11 pound Lake Chelan Mackinaw.
4-4-07 - Tom Wilkin of Port Orchard, WA with a 10 pounder.
4-13-07 - Sammi Hall (9) of Olympia with a 10 pound laker.
Also, Marlowe Jorgenson of Weippe, Id with an 18 pound Laker.
Tyler Carter (11) of Richland, WA with a 13.5 pound laker. Tyler again with his dad Brian Carter of Richland and Grandpa Larry Brady of Chelan with their 11 lakers.
More fish from the week of 4/16-4/23....
4-25-07 - Monte Hofstrand of Ellensburg and Harry Siepmann of CleElum. The 2 big fish were 2/3's of a triple they got. The 2 big fish were 18 and 12 pounds.
Rick Williams with son Devin (13), both of Seattle with a double.
5-6-07: John Mataka of the Seattle Pogie Club with a 14 pound Lake Chelan Mackinaw & 5-2-07 Guide Andy Byrd of Manson with a nice limit of Wapato Lake Rainbows.
5-13-07 - Tim Hermiston and Judy Morrison of Kennewick with a 14 pound Lake Chelan Mackinaw. 5-12-07 - Andy Byrd of Manson with a 3.3 pound Lake Chelan smallmouth bass. 5-10-07 - Anton Jones of Manson with a 17" Roses Lake Brown Trout.
Pictured: 5-16-07: Andy Byrd of Selah with a 12 pound Mack Bar Laker. 5-20-07: Scott Payfer of Poulsbo with another 12 pound Mack Bar Laker
Pictured: 5-24-07 - David Church of Lompoc, CA and Matthew Church of Chelan
with 4 fish between 9 and 13 pounds! 5-25-07 Rick Brandt of Snohomish with his kids, Cole (9) and Abbey (7) with their mixed bag half day catch of kokanee and Mackinaw.
Pictured: 6-2-07 - Lori Woodward of Bremerton w/ a 14 Pound laker off of Mack Bar.
5-31-07 - Mike Bradley of Seattle w/ another 14 Pound Laker from Mack Bar.
5-30-07 - David Bellerson of Chandler, AZ w/ yet another 14 Pound Laker from Mack Bar.
The Woodward family, Steve and Lori and their kids Ryan and Haley, are ready for another trip next year. I wonder why??
Pictured: 6-8-07 Dayton Skrivseth family from Bonners Ferry, Idaho
Pictured: 6-15-07 - Shawn Fitzpatrick with fish partner and daughter Sarah of Cashmere, WA. 6-16-07 - Dan Stobbe of Knutsford, BC with a 16.5 pound Yacht Club area Lake Chelan Mack.
Pictured: 6-20-07 Alexander Rafetto (4) of Bellevue with an eating size laker. Not the biggest fish, but it was the biggest smile. 6-21-07 Ellie Nevers of Carmel, Maine with a 13 pound Yacht Club Mack.
Pictured: 6-25-07 Dave and Barb Mitchell of Everett.
Pictured: 6-19-07 Alexander Raffeto (4) of Bellevue with a 3 person limit of Roses Lake Rainbows. 7-1-07 Anita Byrd of Cheney with a 9 pound Lake Chelan Mack.
Pictured: 7-2-07 - Alfonso Santangelo (9) of Las Vegas, NV with an 11 pound laker.
7-6-07 - Chandler (8) and McKinley (5) Widman of Wenatchee with a couple of
Roses Lake Rainbows.
Pictured: 7-15-07 - Frank Gallo of Issaquah with two big Yacht Club area Macks - 12 and 13.5 pounds. Also, with their other Macks. He was fishing with Alex (15) and Brent (16).
Pictured: 7-21-07 - Jarrod Gaspar with a 15.6 pound Mack bar Lake Trout. 7-20-07 - Aimee Joiner (7) of Yakima, Paige Reid (9) and Ali Olson (10) of Bothell with 3 quality lakers.
Pictured: 7-24-07 Darlene Bennett of Poulsbow with a nice 'teens' Mack. 7-26-07 Henry Hazenberg of Kennewick with grandson Mathew Mahoney of Richland.
Pictured: Cody Handel of Bakersfield, CA with a 17 pound Mackinaw. Three generations of Parkers with 4 nice quality Lake Chelan Mackinaw. Birthday boy Eric of Palouse, WA with Dad, Lee of Manson and sons William (14) and Joseph (12). Big fish was 10 pounds .