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  1. Bent Rods Fishing report October 2010

    Freshwater Professional Reports
    Hello everyone, hope you had a great fall of catching fish. September saw a huge push of fall Chinook in the Fraser Valley and our guides had some great days fishing spinners on the Fraser and other systems for these hard fighting large fall Chinook. The odd chromer is still entering the...
  2. Mouth of the cap?

    Saltwater General Discussion
    Anybody been catching around the cap lately? I was out Friday and Saturday and didn't get a sniff. It seemed pretty quiet as far as boats go to. Just wondering if there was something I'm missing? Again thanks for the input.
  3. squamish chums

    Freshwater General Discussion
    does anyone know if this years run is supposed to be a large one. i know last years run was a little better than the previous two but nothing close to ones from the past. i remember fishing there 5 or 6 years ago catching so many chum your arms would be sore. any chance of fishing like that ever...
  4. Fishing off the dock with little ones

    Saltwater General Discussion
    Hey guys, Theres a family friend in town who are staying with us right now, and their little boy is really interested in fishing, and since his dad told him about the sharks you can catch around here he has been obsessed with catching one. My question is, is there any way to get him into a dog...
  5. steelhead poaching

    Freshwater General Discussion
    so we have quite the steelhead poaching problem in the south coast, mainly with our summer steelhead. I have come up with a plan to help the conservation officer in catching or knowing who is doing it. I know over the past few years I have found filleted carcases, and even gut piles and blood...
  6. Trout Fishing on Lakes in the Fall

    Freshwater General Discussion
    HI, I'm new to this forum - what a great site by the way! I've gained some valuable knowledge by reading through a lot of the topics, and I really appreciate it. I've spent the whole summer repairing and refurbishing a boat that I bought in the spring (older 14 ft aluminum) and its finally...
  7. "on the water" reports

    Saltwater General Discussion
    Just wondering if there is or could be an easy way for fisherpeople (PC enough) to send and receive fishing reports while on the water. Like a BCFR app stricly for on the water reports where you could post where and when and how you are catching fish while on the water when you need it most...
  8. Chum jigs

    Freshwater General Discussion
    This quote is from Ribwart in a closed topic. "Here's a tip for those interested in hooking Chum regularly using sporting and effective techniques, fishing ethically and catching more than all those anglers that are...
  9. "Company Outing"

    Saltwater General Discussion
    So, my Boss comes to me and says he'd like to take the employees out fishing. He has a boat (50+ ft), some fishing gear and a desire to fish, but no knowledge. I'm a fisherman of sorts (kind of new to salt with some experience) and he is hopeing i can make this whole employee fishing get...
  10. Anyone been to Fish Lake?

    Freshwater General Discussion
    Hi all, I'm off to a cabin on Fish Lake for the weekend, its on the way to Big White from Kelowna, nearby Lakes are Browne Lake (is it really fly fish only?) and Hydraulic/McCullough Lake. I have heard Fish Lake is stocked with Brook trout? Anyway I am looking for any info/tips on catching...
  11. Identifying Smolts - Sept 11, 2010

    Freshwater General Discussion
    Catching sockeye off of Herrling Island this year, I noticed along the shore what I assumed were coarse fish ready for all the castaway innards of cleaned sockeye. My young son even caught a dozen or so (and threw them back), using sockeye eggs. I couldn't identify them, but it got me to...
  12. FN0794-RECREATIONAL: Salmon - Subareas 29-11 to 29-17 Tidal waters of the Fraser Rive

    Recreational‏ - Updates & Notices
    Category(s): RECREATIONAL - Salmon Fishery Notice - Fisheries and Oceans Canada Subject: FN0794-RECREATIONAL: Salmon - Subareas 29-11 to 29-17 Tidal waters of the Fraser River - Management Measures to Interior Fraser River Coho The following measures will be implemented to protect Interior...
  13. [FISHING REPORT] Bar Fishing on Shuswap River Report (Enderby)

    Region 8 - Reports
    So ive gone out to enderby twice in the last few days.... and its my first time being out there or salmon fishing at all.. and i gotta say wow to the bridge where theres about 30 ppl in a line on the bridge... i dont even know how anybody could even fish together that close... if you can even...
  14. Sockeye by Sandheads

    Saltwater General Discussion
    Me and my dad fished on friday at 6 in the morning and got 1 sockeye and then when out around 5 and caught another sockey. Then the next day it was way to windy by sand heads, so then on sunday the 6th we went out around 3-6:30 in the afternoon and we caught 8 sockeye all together! At one point...
  15. [FISHING REPORT] Nootka Trip - mid August....smiles and smileys!

    Vancouver Island
    After reading the thread talking about Gary Cooper seeming a bit "giddy".....I figured I should throw up some pics from Nootka in early-mid August. http://www.bcfishingreports.com/forums/threads/16805-Any-one-choked.......?p=131886#post131886 I usually end up fishing with my GF on the bulk...
  16. Too many sockeyes/people to bar fish for springs?

    Freshwater General Discussion
    Amazing to see so many sockeye in the river, and the crowds they brings with them but...I am wondering if anyone has been out bar fishing for springs in the last 2 weeks. I would like to spend some time with the wife relaxing and catching some springs. I have had my fill of sockeye this year...
  17. PFD PFD it's so important

    Freshwater General Discussion
    well we went out to fish for some soc's and end up catching one soc ,rescueing a boat of 5 people who ran into a sand bar in a fiberglass boat the only ones wear a pfd was the kids but those parent should have them on too.as we we're helping them we heard some yelling up river for some help i...
  18. Lund Lake or Deep Rainbows...

    Freshwater General Discussion
    Lund Lake is in wardner near cranbrook. I have been fishing there and catching bass but found out there are also rainbow trout deep down. The lake itself in the middle is about 50 or more ft deep and the ppl i talked to said they are mainly hanging off the bottom. How would i go about catching...
  19. Fly fishing for Lake Whitefish

    Fly Fishing Discussion
    Hey Flyfisher community, Wondering how one might try their hand at catching lake whitefish on a fly rod. My instincts tell me to try chironomids on a sinking line at this time of year. Any other suggestions? Thanks, Japander
  20. [FISHING REPORT] Chilliwack river July 20 2010

    Region 2 - Reports
    Very slow day today. We just hooked into one sockeye which was safely released. Have not seen any springs either raising or anyone catching. Stopped at the hatchery. Only a dozen fish ??? Are reds late this year or the run is under some problems? Last year there were lots of them in the hatchery...
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