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  1. Haida Gwaii Steelhead

    Freshwater General Discussion
    Hey Guys! I'm heading out to Haida Gwaii at the end of July to do a bit of fishing. I have never been there before and would really like to try for some fresh water steelhead in Pallant Creek. I am aware that between September-May (I may have the exact months wrong, I don't have my regulation...
  2. Catching crabs?

    Saltwater General Discussion
    Hi All, I'm thinking to go and catch some crabs. But I have several questions before I'll go. 1. Where can I find regulations on catching crabs? I hope there are some. 2. Can I catch crabs now in the area 28 (28-11)? 3. What are the crabs keeping quotas and size restrictions? Thank you in advance.
  3. What's New Wednesday: Crab Traps & Trout Flies

    Advertiser Specials & Updates
    Pacific Angler Blog Well, it’s that time of year! It looks like the rivers are out of shape with all this rain we’ve got over the last couple of days and warmer weather to boot. But as the steelhead rivers come on the rise it’s time to start thinking about planning some trout fishing trips and...
  4. The transition...........crabbin and dolphins

    Saltwater General Discussion
    Well we finally made the transition from West Coast to East Coast with the Sculpin. Made her in one piece no problems along the imfamous Tofino highway;). We left Salmon Beach around 8:30 this am and headed home for lunch and a short rest only to throw in the crab traps and launch down at...
  5. Finally something to report!

    Saltwater General Discussion
    Was out at the mouth of the Cap today, dropped the crab and prawn traps early and was fishing by 8:00AM. Had two or three hits, and then right at the marker I got smacked by this 20lb-er. The boats were pretty thick in there, so I punched the throttle and headed out to the shipping lane...
  6. "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...
  7. August 29th. Elk Lake report

    Freshwater General Discussion
    Well I got to take out the new toys. Motor ran well and boat isn't much different from the Zodiac. Looking forward to finishing break-in period tomorrow,as then I can take it to the ocean for some crab and maybe a little mooching around James Island. Started today fishing northwest side of Elk...
  8. FN0680-COMMERCIAL - Green Sea Urchin - Green Sea Urchin 2010 Licence Issuance

    Commercial‏ - Updates & Notices
    Category(s): COMMERCIAL - General Information, COMMERCIAL - Invertebrates: Sea Urchin - Green Fishery Notice - Fisheries and Oceans Canada Subject: FN0680-COMMERCIAL - Green Sea Urchin - Green Sea Urchin 2010 Licence Issuance Green sea urchin, 2010/11 licence issuance commences at 09:00...
  9. FN0673-Crab Sectoral Meeting Announcement - Nanaimo September 24, 2010‏

    Recreational‏ - Updates & Notices
    Category(s): ABORIGINAL - General Information, COMMERCIAL - Invertebrates: Crab, RECREATIONAL - Shellfish Fishery Notice - Fisheries and Oceans Canada Subject: FN0673-Crab Sectoral Meeting Announcement - Nanaimo September 24, 2010 The next Crab Sectoral Committee meeting will take place at...
  10. Crabbing/Prawning in Vancouver Area?

    Saltwater General Discussion
    Hi BCFR! I think I need a little help. My grandparents are having a dinner in the middle of Sept and they've requested some fresh crab. I know that the commercial guys are out there right now, but will there be any left around during that time? I have a fairly long range with my boat and I'm...
  11. FN0578-COMMERCIAL - Crab - North Coast - Area A - Opening

    Commercial‏ - Updates & Notices
    Category(s): COMMERCIAL - Invertebrates: Crab Fishery Notice - Fisheries and Oceans Canada Subject: FN0578-COMMERCIAL - Crab - North Coast - Area A - Opening Soft-shell Management Area 10 (McIntyre Bay) will open 08:00 hours August 6, 2010. Variation order 2010-331 in effect. Fishers...
  12. Commercial Crab Fishery Opening

    Saltwater General Discussion
    Took a stroll with the young'nz @ Steveston in the early days of June & noticed the stacks & rows of crab traps in ready for the commercial opening in the coming months My questions is???? when doze the commercial season for crabbing start ???? If I got time, It'll be best 2 set my traps B4...
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