Doug sadly passed away on March 11 of 2013. He left behind a legacy of beautiful writing, fond memories, and many friends and family who miss him very much. Here is Doug's Memorial, written by friends and family whose lives he touched. He was a full time outdoor writer and fly fishing guide based on the Olympic Peninsula.
He is the author of:
- The Color of Winter--Steelhead Fly Fishing on the Olympic Peninsula
- Fly Fishing the Olympic Peninsula
- Fly-Fishing Guide to the Olympic Peninsula, Revised Edition
- Washington River Maps
His articles have appeared in Fly Fisherman, American Angler, Flyfishing and Tying Journal, and Northwest Fly Fishing. He specializes in steelhead and cutthroat on West End rivers and saltwater cutthroat near Port Townsend.