Wilson River

Everything you need to know for a successful fishing trip to Wilson River - top places for fishing, the best fishing techniques, and the latest fishing reports.
decided to go to the Wilson this weekend. Anybody have recommended spots on the river? Or just drive and find them?
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Partially in response to another thread wondering where all the reports are... ..hit the Wilson on Tuesday, first time this Fall. Was experimenting with spoon fishing in tidewater (from the bank) thinking that I might be able to get a better, "slow wobble" presentation at this particular spot...
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Beautiful afternoon on the river. Bringing home a nice one for dinner! That's mostly my blood in the cooler, sucker bit me pretty good.
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Well the conditions looked good yesterday, air temp going to be mid 40s and water level around 5.7 and dropping, but I got skunked...hard. Split the day in half, morning I was pretty far low (around 'guard rail hole' area) and afternoon pretty far up (mile 17-19) and was out trying a range of...
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With the river dropping into shape from a big peak, and the temps warming a bit, thought there might be some late Chinook action out there. Was thinking of heading out tomorrow. Anyone been out there this week? Any hints of early winter steel? I thought I might try in the late afternoon...
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Im thinking about heading to the Wilson next week for salmon and trout and I'm wondering how its doing right now?? Any good reports for the salmon there right now? Also, what are the best cutthroat spots and flies on the Wilson, or some general locations. What has been working well for the...
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I'm new to steelhead fishing and would really love to get out and walk the Wilson river in hopes of catching sine winter steelhead. My problem is that I have no idea where I can access the river to bank fish. I'm not looking fir any ones secret honey holes, just an idea of where I can park abd...
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Thinking about a quick trip to the Wilson around noon today. Level looks good, 5.58 and dropping, but they seem to have discontinued collecting turbidity data about 3 weeks ago...
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I'm going to be remodeling a house on the Wilson at the end of the month and will likely be staying out there to avoid the commute. Naturally I will have my Spey rod with me, and I am wondering what fish might be kicking around the river then. Will it be too late for winter steel?
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The next two days are no rain, overcast, and the river is on the drop at the right level and the temp is perfect. Time to git'er done. If you should see a super small motorhome stop and say hello. Tony
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Just found out I've got the day OFF. Gonna hit the Wilson in morning. Anyone want to meet up? Mills bridge 8 ish
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Ok, the Noob I'm talkin' bout is me.... I'm new to this kind of fishing but I've done a lot of homework and asked a lot of questions, so I feel comfortable sharing this kinda late report. I went to the Mills Bridge Launch to try my luck on the Wilson on Wednesday 1-15-14, after talking to some of...
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Hit the Wilson yesterday in the amazing rain we are finally getting. Thank the gods. Went to one of my favorite fishing holes on the river. Fished it hard with my buddy for about an hour, and decide i was going to walk down to the end of the hole. I'm standing on a large rock listening to...
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Headed out to the wilson this weekend for the second time, I was in the bay area about a month ago looking for steelies but I felt like a foreigner, this is not the area I am familiar with. I would love some help, I put in about an hours work about ten miles or so up hwy 6 right next to this...
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Hello fellow members, went out on the wilson last weekend when the water was still low and clear, worked the upper river all day and managed one hatchery hen. We released her because it looked like it still had a fin. Or it had been cut wrong. Oh well better safe than sorry. Anyhow looking to...
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It was reported OTOS that some vehicles were broken into near mile markers 12, 13 and 14 on November 30.
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It looks like work will be slow through the holidays and I'll have some days off to go fishing. I'd like to make a trip to the Wilson and would appreciate some advice on what areas of the river to target for winter steel right now. I'll be casting a Spey and have both floating and sink tip line...
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Going to head out to the Wilson for the first time. I'll be drift fishing, any recommendations from anyone? Anyone gonna be out there?:nevreness:
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