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  1. Freshwater General Discussion
    fished the stave friday with my fishing buddy and my son.we used the bent rod jigs,they are the ticket.we did real well.my sons arm is still sore.some people around us did take notice and changed there tactics. it is good showing others that you can catch fish this way.we caught and gently...
  2. Freshwater General Discussion
    short notice but here it is.... Hi Jim, I know this is short notice and all the work is during the week, but hopefully you could pass this along for me. I am looking for a couple volunteers to help out on the Silverhope next Wednesday (Oct. 20th) and Friday (Oct.22). We will be...
  3. 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.
  4. Region 2 - Reports
    was out friday with a friend to pegleg. went to north side, had whole thing to ourselves. fished for 6 hours with spinglows, no takers. good day to be out warm weather light rain. lots of sockeye passing through. was wondering when not using bait with spinglows are the odds against you for...
  5. Freshwater General Discussion
    ok, my fishing buddy and I have this discussion every year. We normally troll Upper Arrow lakes for Rainbows and of course Dollies.. I have read that in spring time it is best to troll at slower speeds (under 2 mph) and faster if you like in the fall aka 3 mph and above. We normally use lyman...
  6. Vancouver Island
    Hi. Just a note that my brother and I were out off of French Creek on Friday and there are some Springs around. Caught a 16, a 19 and a 27 in the afternoon. Fish are pretty dark but smoked up fine non the less. 160 to 180 ft of water, depths of 90 105 and 150 ft on green and white #4 coyotes...
  7. Saltwater General Discussion
    Spent Friday and Sat. fishing the mile markers to the bell. Landed 3on friday, a 19lbs white , a sockeye and 34 lbs white tyee. Smaller spring and sock were on my wife s side using sockeye gear down at 85 feet . Big one took my top rod at 60 feet running a whitish hoochy and watermelon...
  8. Region 2 - Reports
    have not been out much on the river this season.to crowded for me ,was thinking of taking my boat out this weekend.is there any news on how long the sockeye will be open. thought there was a meeting on friday maybe i missed something. thanks for any info.should of gone out in the salt earlier...
  9. Vancouver Island
    After hearing reports from TofinoGuy as to how things were late last week.....and witnessing the "warm water" slabs he was unloading off his boat on Friday; we were hoping for the best!! Unfortunately Saturday was "our day" to head out and it was rough fishing. Good swells...breaking...
  10. 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...
  11. Freshwater General Discussion
    I take a day off last Friday, to try my luck in Peg Leg. I've stayed for a few minutes 'till I hook one and try to bring it to shore right away. While it was very close to the shore, there's this duo (ADULT) with camper claiming I snag their line and it was their fish. So I apologized and tell...
  12. Vancouver Island
    went to browns bay last tuesday.moored boat there,stayed in campbel river.took a learning curve till thursday.then my buddy and i figured where to fish what to use and roughly how deep. after that it was awsome. sockeye were starting to really pass through friday morning. there were some pretty...
  13. Commercial‏ - Updates & Notices
    Category(s): COMMERCIAL - Salmon: Gill Net Fishery Notice - Fisheries and Oceans Canada Subject: FN0685-COMMERCIAL - Salmon: Gill Net - Area D - Areas 11, 12, 13 - Fraser River Sockeye - Opening Update Further to FN 0664, the Area D Gill Net fishery for Fraser sockeye that is currently open...
  14. Commercial‏ - Updates & Notices
    Category(s): COMMERCIAL - Salmon: Gill Net, COMMERCIAL - Salmon: Seine, COMMERCIAL - Salmon: Troll Fishery Notice - Fisheries and Oceans Canada Subject: FN0683-COMMERCIAL - Salmon - Gill Net, Seine & Troll - Areas 1 to 6 - Updates Areas 1 & 2 Pink assessment continues. Next announcement will...
  15. Member Introductions
    Hi guys/gals, Well,I've decided there is not enough years left in me to learn how to golf properly so out comes the boat and gear for round 2.lol I'm planning to go out to Elk Lake in Victoria and troll around. Being summer and the water warm I'll fish deep and hopefully I'll have better luck...
  16. Freshwater General Discussion
    I was fishing the fraser last friday and caught a king salmon and some sockeye. All fish were completely cleaned within minutes of being caught and put on ice quickly in our cooler. All fish stayed cool until I put them in my fridge at home. The king was chrome and had a nice bright orange flesh...
  17. Vancouver Island
    Had another good trip to Tahsis this year. The drive up is still a bugger - took about 10 hours each way with the last hour going there on dirt. Weather was a little touchy the first day (Friday) and getting out was a bit of a challenge. But we made it out to about 5 miles out and got into a...
  18. Commercial‏ - Updates & Notices
    Category(s): COMMERCIAL - Salmon: Gill Net Fishery Notice - Fisheries and Oceans Canada Subject: FN0638-COMMERCIAL - Salmon: Gill Net - Area D - Areas 11, 12, 13 - Fraser River Sockeye - Closing The Area D Fraser sockeye gillnet fishery that is currently open in Johnstone Strait will close...
  19. Commercial‏ - Updates & Notices
    Category(s): COMMERCIAL - Salmon: Gill Net Fishery Notice - Fisheries and Oceans Canada Subject: FN0637-COMMERCIAL - Salmon: Gill Net - Area D - Areas 11, 12, 13 - Fraser River Sockeye - Opening The Area D Fraser sockeye gillnet fishery that is currently open in Johnstone Strait will close...
  20. Recreational‏ - Updates & Notices
    Category(s): RECREATIONAL - Salmon Fishery Notice - Fisheries and Oceans Canada Subject: FN0634-RECREATIONAL - Salmon - Region 5B - Bella Coola/Atnarko Chum Effective 00:01 hours Monday August 16 until 23:59 hours Friday, December 31 the daily limit for chum salmon is reduced to 0/day in...
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