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Ice Fishing is Hot! In the 18th Annual Soldotna Hardware Ice Fishing Derby

...away! We already have a 7.21 lb. Dolly Varden weighed in and a healthy 3.46 lb. Rainbow as well as a 3.3 lb. Lake Trout so the fish are coming in big this year, but that Dolly Varden is going to be tough to beat," said Nushart. The Derby...
Tight Lines: Dolly Varden or Arctic char, that is the question

...tendency has been for biologists to call all char except lake trout, Dolly Varden. It's no wonder we regular fishers are confused. Whether Dolly Varden, Arctic char, or lake trout, these subspecies are all part of the genus called char...
Big fish for little kids in Annual Ice Fishing Derby

...we started and Matt grew up and had a son, Tanner who was out there the very last day and brought in a 10.06 lb. lake trout with only minutes left in the derby. It's no easy task getting a lunker like that through a small hole in the ice...
Refuge Notebook: Hidden Lake Campground - a 'hidden gem' on the Kenai Refuge

...butter and lemon and fry some potatoes on a skillet. Ken Gates at the Kenai Fish and Wildlife Field Office shares that "lake trout is likely the most popular fish people target in Hidden Lake followed by kokanee." The lake supports the largest ice...
Washington chinook too young to be mammoth

...was largemouth and smallmouth bass. With those odds, we can't afford to put many trout in the lake."The Williams Lake trout fishery also is in jeopardy, since it's downstream from Badger and soon will be infested, too, he said."Trout...
4-Year-old takes Ice Fishing Derby with "lunker" lake trout

...four-year-old Anthony Perzchino hauling in an 11.84 lb lake trout by himself to win the biggest fish award and he's into the bushes, he did and out popped the lunker lake trout that officially weighed in at 11.84 lbs and was the...
Kings may be slow, but other fishing options abound

...and Kenai areas has been successful, according to Fish and Game's report. Fishermen are catching rainbow trout, lake trout and Dolly Varden with bait rigged under a bobber. Dawn Nushart, fishing counter supervisor for Trustworthy Hardware...
2013 Trustworthy Ice Fishing Derby results

...Anthony Perzchino ? 11.82 lb. lake trout ? Cayden Copenhaver ? 3.26 lb...kokanee ? Craig Yarnes ? 9.34 lb. lake trout ? Kris Phillips ? 4.11 lb. pike...rainbow ? Ezekiel Miller ? 3.94 lb. lake trout ? Ezekiel Miller ? 3.07 lb. rainbow...
Lake fishing good option for anglers

...the Swanson River have been fishing well, he said. The Alaska Department of Fish and Game also stocks rainbow trout, lake trout and Dolly Varden in 28 lakes - Arc Lake, Scout Lake, Roque Lake, among others. Sockeye For anglers seeking other...
Late season salmon and on to the ice

...area lakes ? once sufficient ice has formed ? is often excellent. Several lakes offer excellent fishing for rainbow and lake trout, Dolly Varden and landlocked salmon. Ice formation can vary from lake to lake and vary from one area of a lake to another...


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