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Destinations

Looking for things to do outside? Here's our articles on destinations within the Columbia Basin to go explore.

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago

Fire ban lifted at Mt. Rainier National Park

ASHFORD – Mount Rainier National Park has lifted the parkwide fire ban according to a release on Sept. 16. Ca...

Updated 6 years, 1 month ago
Fresh News From MarDon

Bass fishing has been very effective in the Sand Dunes, finding current flows, beaver huts and underwater wood & weed lines. Crab Creek continues to produce ...

Updated 6 years, 1 month ago
Fresh News From MarDon

The 2016 Washington Walleye Circuit final was held at MarDon Resort on Saturday and Sunday (8/13-14/16). There were 212 Walleye weighed in at the two-day tournament.

Updated 6 years, 1 month ago
Fresh News from MarDon

Bass fishing on Potholes Reservoir has been great. Our water level on Potholes is beginning to go down. Current water level as of today is 1034.65 and will b...

Updated 6 years, 1 month ago
Fresh News from MarDon

The water level continues to be higher than normal on Potholes Reservoir for Aug. 5 with high-water level currently 1036.00. As of July 28 water level was 10...

Updated 6 years, 2 months ago
Fresh News from MarDon

With the water level of the Potholes Reservoir dropping rapidly, the Sand Dunes are much more recognizable and a minimal current flow can be seen. Moving water makes fish congregate, which enhances fish action.

Updated 6 years, 3 months ago
Fresh News from MarDon

Bass fishing on Potholes Reservoir continues to surprise us with many catch-and-release bass fishers, releasing over 20 bass on one evening. Retired Moses La...

Updated 6 years, 3 months ago
Fresh News from MarDon

The Feel Free to Fish Weekend is this upcoming weekend, June 11-12. The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife encourages people to go outside and fish any state water without buying a fishing license.

Updated 6 years, 4 months ago
Fresh News from MarDon

Walleye fishing on Potholes Reservoir is really picking up. The larger fish have been showing up at the power lines in Crab Creek and the front of the dunes, they are both producing using slow death and double wh...

Updated 6 years, 4 months ago
Fresh News from MarDon

Our water is warming and fish are done spawning. The walleye bite has just begun to kick in. Some fishers are limiting on walleye, and some are catching under the limit. Bass are spawning all over Potholes Reserv...

Updated 6 years, 5 months ago
Fresh News from MarDon

Early May each year the walleye bite on Potholes Reservoir begins. Our local anglers are recording record limits from Crab Creek, the west arm of the Sand Dunes (near the Big T sand dune), the Lind Coulee and som...

Updated 6 years, 5 months ago
Fresh News from MarDon

The 34th Potholes Open Bass Tournament was a delightful event. Bass fishing families from all over the Northwest participated. One very special guest from Lake Fork, Texas, drove his bass boat to enjoy fishing th...

Updated 6 years, 5 months ago
Fresh News from MarDon

2016 is the 37th year MarDon Resort has hosted the Potholes Open Bass Tournament. Many fine memories come to mind of great bass catching and many dear friends. Saturday takeoff is at 9/10 a.m., and teams return t...

Updated 6 years, 5 months ago
Fresh News from MarDon

Walleye fishing is beginning to improve and the spawn is almost over. However, on April 6 walleye were released because they had not spawned, big hens to seven pounds. Lind Coulee has produced an 11-pound walleye...

Updated 6 years, 5 months ago
Fresh News From MarDon

This is the last of a two-part series about a four-night stay at Cottage 4.

Updated 6 years, 6 months ago
Fresh News from Mardon

Why wait for the April 1 opener when limits are being caught right now? As recent as yesterday limits of nice rainbows have been coming out of the Seep Lakes...