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  1. [FISHING REPORT] Squamish coho october 8th

    Region 2 - Reports
    Fished a squamish area river for 2 hours today,quite a few fish around saw a one beauty wild released from a bent rod jig.Missed a couple on blades and wool.Another week or so will definately get a good push of fish. EDIT:October 5th sorry guys
  2. Float tubes

    Freshwater General Discussion
    hey guys i just went on a trip with my buddy today and he let me use his spare "belly boat"it was realy cool to get off shore for once.Now im looking for a good quality not to expensive belly boat.He told me about u-tubes? Are they better or to they have the same quality.Im looking for something...
  3. Lead

    Freshwater Tackle Talk!
    Just wondering how you guys cut you`re lead because i have been getting a hard time cutting lead.
  4. Centerpin Reel Porn

    Freshwater General Discussion
    Down here in America we get what is called a "tax return". This pleasant chunk of cash the federal government gives back is always an excuse for me to splurge on a piece of tackle I've likely had my eye on for months. Thanks to this forum and others, it was suggested I track down a Kingpin...
  5. [FISHING REPORT] Stave river Oct 19 - chum jig + short float works the best

    Region 2 - Reports
    Hit the west side of the river on 8:15. I will say not every many people out because it is Tuesday. My fishing buddy showed up about 8:45. I used chum jigs , the jig worked like magic. the second cast I landed the first one this year. It was a nice doe. I could see the float totally been...
  6. [FISHING REPORT] October 5, Okanagan Lake *OK Centre

    Region 8 - Reports
    Was such a sunny day when I woke up in Kelowna today I had to head out to do some shore fishing! I took the dog with me and arrived at Okanagan Centre around 10AM. Hopped the pesky fence they have put up half way down the pier (the dog just fit underneath the edge). I started out the day float...
  7. We all look better in shades

    Contributer Discussions
    I can't wax as poetically as Ribwart, Fishortho and others so foregive me (and my lack of spell check). Out Saturday A.M. the concert beacons (headlamps and flashlights lifted and lighted the trail), marking the meat/honey holes; no fires so I guess the camping was at a minimum. Worked my way...
  8. rainbow stocked lakes

    Freshwater General Discussion
    almost all the lower mainland lakes are now stocked with catchable rainbows now gofishbc has the fall stocking details. was out with my son yesterday at one of them and he caught a couple of rainbows.. 1 just using a float with worm, and 1 with slip bell sinker with green powerbait. I caught...
  9. Vedder River Fishing tomorrow

    Freshwater General Discussion
    I am going to the vedder tomorrow from richmond at around 5am wanting to b e out on the water first light. This will be my first time on the vedder trying my luck for salmon there Any advice would be good. I will be float fishing and so far ive got Roe, whool and some fake eggs as bait. got...
  10. Mouth of Harrison

    Freshwater General Discussion
    I was in the Harrison yesterday. Tried trolling spinners and plugs for a while with not much luck. Noticed a bunch of boats right at the mouth. We decided to join this Chum jigging frenzy right at the mouth. At first we sat back on anchor for a bit and watched everyone to see what they were...
  11. Braided snag...with a wild coho on the end

    Freshwater General Discussion
    Fished from a boat in the lower vedder for something different. Fished jigs with prawn, jigs with roe, jigs, spoons, spinners, roe...nothing but a couple coho chasing spinner close to the boat. But, I did hook into an unexpected snag in an area I had been drifting. My float dipped very slowly...
  12. [FISHING REPORT] Vedder River - Sept. 30th

    Region 2 - Reports
    I headed out for first light this morning. Started down by Keith Wilson. I don't know the river very well, if at all, so my day was pretty experimental. The water was high and fast, in comparison to the one other time I headed out a couple years ago. I had my pin, so it was hard to get my...
  13. [FISHING REPORT] Chedder Sept 26

    Region 2 - Reports
    Hit the river with the buddy Sun.Started in the lower,saw some coho and some spring-jacks rolling.No action except someone releasing a foul-hook and my float taking a dip with nothing on the hook-set.Moved to the upper and found some action as soon as we arrived.Saw someone land a coho on a...
  14. The Middle Vedder. Worth the walk?

    Freshwater General Discussion
    Question to all of you who fish the middle vedder runs this time of year. I do not have waders, and I usally short float tipped Jigs or blades. The hike in around twin cedars ( which I did once last year )seems to keep the crowds away just enough to enjoy some personal space on the flow. My...
  15. [FISHING REPORT] Vedder Sept 19

    Region 2 - Reports
    Have had the coho itch for the last week brought on by the bits of rain that fell and the odd report of fish.Went out this morning to check a piece of water that caught my attention on an exploratory trip last weekend.A couple of other fishers were around,seemed pretty quiet.Tossed a colorado...
  16. 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...
  17. Too early for some action at the Stave?

    Freshwater General Discussion
    Took a drive up today and noticed a dozen or so "casual" fisherpeople. Is there any point giving it a whirl tomorrow? just want to dust the cobwebs off my pin and see a float amble down the current... would like to see a little action though!
  18. 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...
  19. Whats your favourite Set-up for beach fishing Coho?

    Saltwater General Discussion
    I just wanted to find out what most people are using for Coho fishing from the beach... I mainly throw the iridescent zinger, but I also use blue fox spinners with green bands. Does anyone fish with a float of the beach? If so, whats your setup?
  20. Allouette?

    Contributer Discussions
    Anything around this time of year? I know the chum won't move in for a while but wanted a quick trip out this weekend and some peace and quiet..... however watching the float getting pulled under would be nice :)