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  1. FN0610-SALMON: Recreational sockeye retention in the non-tidal waters of the Fraser R

    Recreational‏ - Updates & Notices
    Category(s): RECREATIONAL - Salmon Fishery Notice - Fisheries and Oceans Canada Subject: FN0610-SALMON: Recreational sockeye retention in the non-tidal waters of the Fraser River in Region 2 The current status of the Fraser River sockeye return provides for recreational sockeye retention...
  2. Fraser freshwater to open Monday

    Recreational‏ - Updates & Notices
    Fishery notices will be released this afternoon announcing the following actions: Effective one hour before sunrise hrs Monday, August 9, 2010 until further notice, in those waters of the Fraser River in Region 2 (non-tidal Fraser River) retention of sockeye is permitted with a daily limit of...
  3. [FISHING REPORT] Aug 5 - Upper Fraser

    Region 2 - Reports
    Hit the upper Fraser Thursday afternoon. I set up my bar rig around 1pm at the top of the bar (above a couple of dozen flossers) and settled in for the afternoon. I struck out. I only saw one Spring snagged during the day.
  4. KITIMAT FISHING REPORT - August 6, 2010

    Freshwater Professional Reports
    Hello from the Kitimat heat wave, 35c is the normal temperature here these days and the camels are loving every minute of it, or is it a mirage. Well the 55lber in picture 1 is real as life as our latest guest from Grande Prairie Alberta set the hook on this Skeena Monster yesterday just in time...
  5. fishing report for the last 2 weeks bar fishing

    Freshwater General Discussion
    Well we have been out on the river hunting springs bar fishing:p, and 2 weeks ago was not bad as we had to release some nice fish and lost some even nicer ones:(:(. We also had the opportunity to teach a little about releasing fish your not allowed to keep:thumbup:,---over sized fish, as the...
  6. [FISHING REPORT] Fraser River-Aug. 4

    Region 2 - Reports
    Hello all; A freind and I fished the Fraser Mon. 8-2 around 3:30 pm to 8:00 pm. We launched at Island 22 and went to grassy bar. During this time, we hooked 2 kings around 15-20#'s, but lost them after a 20 min. battle. We also caught and released 5 sockeye. I was using bubble gum pink and...
  7. Fraser bar fishing

    Freshwater General Discussion
    I live in maple ridge and i am wondering if anyone can give me some tips on where to go bar fishing around here. I live close to the old albion ferry, no boat...and would like to know if there are any deecent spots not too far, hope is too far, mission would be ok. Thanks
  8. Determined to bar fish the fraser sucessfully

    Freshwater General Discussion
    So i have never even had a bite barfishing the fraser. This will be my 3rd year and im determined to break that streak this year. Ive tried gill rd bar, ferry island bar, peg leg (but not for long, got disgusted and left), mission bridge area, to name a few.. all unsuccessful... all from shore...
  9. Derby Reach or Polar bar

    Freshwater General Discussion
    Hey anyone fished in these area lately, just wondering on conditions and if anything is biting. Thanks for any info.
  10. [FISHING REPORT] Fraser River

    Region 2 - Reports
    Went out on tuesday and bar rigged one of the upper bars for Chinook.The weather was hot and was into three springs but lost everyone of them...had one on that went into our line from the rod beside and screamed out 100 yds of line from both rods where it then surfaced in the middle of the...
  11. FN0569-RECREATIONAL - SALMON: Sockeye Hook & Release Pilot Mortality Study‏

    Recreational‏ - Updates & Notices
    Category(s): RECREATIONAL - Salmon Fishery Notice - Fisheries and Oceans Canada Subject: FN0569-RECREATIONAL - SALMON: Sockeye Hook & Release Pilot Mortality Study The Fraser Salmon & Watershed Program (FSWP) in conjunction with the Department of Fisheries & Oceans (DFO) is conducting the...
  12. Bar naming

    Freshwater General Discussion
    I'm wondering if the bar called "Lower landing" is better known under different name? Same question about "Minto Channel". Thx,
  13. River Coho Gear

    Freshwater General Discussion
    What kind of rod and reel should I be fishing coho with freshwater? I have a bunch of pike gear and Chinook bar fishing gear. I hate using 10 foot rods and my garcia 10000's seem like major overkill for coho. Will a 7 foot ugly stick med rod w spinning reel be good enough or do I need special...
  14. Reel Recommendation?

    Freshwater General Discussion
    So after a bad day on the river my reel broke after a bad spill wading. Anyone have a recommendation for a reel for chinook drift fishing. I prefer centerpin but anything works. Also any recommendations on a reel for bar fishing. Took out my old spinning bar reel and it's toast. I have 4 daiwa...
  15. Big Orange Buoys in the Fraser River around Agassiz

    Freshwater General Discussion
    Across from Gill road in the northern channel of the Fraser there are at least 4 big orange buoys in the different channels. Two have been recently moved - one downstream slightly and another to a different side channel. Are these channel depth markers or are they attached to some kind of...
  16. New truck

    OFF Topic
    i posted a while back about my truck getting totalled and buying a new truck. Bought a 2010 chev sierra ½ ton black lots of extras, very nice truck. Well this is what has happened since took my truck in on a wed about 5 weeks ago to get the mud flaps put on which i had to wait about a month...
  17. Bar weight molds

    Freshwater General Discussion
    I have been making a few bar weights with homemade molds from scrap tin sheeting, but they are not very nice and a pain to deal with. Does anyone know who makes and sells molds for the wedge style weights? Thanks, Gord
  18. [FISHING REPORT] Chilliwack river July 18th 2010

    Region 2 - Reports
    I would of loved to be out bar fishing the Fraser today, but with other things to do later on, decided to hit the Chilliwack for a bit in the morning in search of red springs. While there are a few fish through the system, I heard of a decent push making its way through. I made my decision on...
  19. anyone with a boat bar fishing

    Hookup a Partner
    anyone with a boat bar fishing this week who is willing to take me bar fishing too and give me few tricks and tips for bar fishing, as I have never really bar fished before, but have all the gear. will chip in for gas.
  20. [SEEKING INFO] fraser opening

    Region 2 - Reports
    anyone going out friday bar fishing? going to try sat morning,working over night so will leave at 5 am. hope there are some areas accessible on foot.so if i am sleeping on the bar it will still be better than sleeping in the bar!! good luck to any of you heading out in the next few days.