Category Archives: Halibut Fishing Tackle

How to Bait Circle Hooks

Today I went fishing with Whaler’s Cove Lodge Master Guide, Garfield George. Garfield is the chief of his house in Angoon, home of the Tlingit people. On the way fishing Captain Garfield shared his people’s local history, his family history … Continue reading

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Halibut Fishing at Pillar Point, East of Sekiu Washington

New halibut fishing technique using FAT Squid FAT Head Lead Heads combined with 7.5 inch FAT Squids and bait worked to catch this nice halibut. These special weighted jig heads are available at

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Go Shallow for Puget Sound and Strait of Juan de Fuca Halibut

Halibut fishing this season has been very good. Personally I have only gotten skunked once so far. After watching closely and listening to and reading every halibut fishing report possible, go shallow resonates loudly. Many of the anglers I know … Continue reading

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Sekiu Halibut Fishing @ Olson’s Resort

John Beath fishes Sekiu Washington with his new FAT Squid Lead Head jig. Instead of the standard jigging method, he used a small but heavy mono dual hook rig fished with bait behind the jig head. Check out the fish … Continue reading

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Port Angeles Washington Halibut Fishing Map — The Humps

Port Angeles halibut fishing can be spectacular at times, just ask the locals who launch their boats at Ediz Hook year after year. While some anglers aim for the rock pile farther out into the Strait or to Freshwater Bay, … Continue reading

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FAT Squid Jig Heads

Three years ago I developed and tested my new FAT Squid Jig Heads. The idea was to create a jig with flexibility in more ways than one. I wanted a jig that could be used with all of my fully … Continue reading

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