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  1. Summer work wanted; fishing lodge/charter

    Saltwater General Discussion
    Iam a highschool Grad seeking summer employment at a Fishing Lodge/Charter. I'am currently enrolled in a Carpentry program through UVIC. Experianced/Knowledgable angler and use downriggers regularly. Looking to work on a boat as a deck hand or work at the dock. Also an avid fly fisherman, Over...
  2. Kitimat Steelhead Report - October, 18 2010

    Freshwater Professional Reports
    The last weeks have been Spey-tacular as guests were fortunate to catch the famous Steelhead Trout on the fly. With the rivers up and down in level like a frog in a frying pan the guys prevailed and never gave up. Fishing from the bush as the rivers are so high that finding a gravel bar to...
  3. Kitimat Fishing Report Sept 30, 2010

    Freshwater Professional Reports
    With the rivers in full blown out conditions, we sit and wait for the drop and clean, current color and texture resemble chocolate milk. Yes 200mm of rain in a short period took us from the lowest water levels of the year to a log jam moving tumble. All spawned out Salmon cannot fight the...
  4. Visiting BC with family -fly fishing, kayaking, hiking, please critique our itinerary

    Saltwater General Discussion
    We are planning a trip and found a seemingly nice place through the VRBO web site on Half Moon Bay (this is my part of the trip). We are from Florida and the closest we have been to here is Banff National Park area so need recommendations. Our trip itinerary is the following: Fly in to...
  5. 72 pd Spring

    Saltwater General Discussion
    I saw on the news the other day a 72pd spring taken at Sonora Lodge near Campbell River! Wow what a whooper,the angler said he is going to mount it for his wall. Maybe one of the members can post a link up here for a pic of this magnificant specimen and then we can all debate wether it should...
  6. Halibut Trip Recommendations

    Saltwater General Discussion
    My Dad has offered to take my son, brother and I on a halibut trip next spring. Not sure if spring is a good time. He is talking Alaska (Cook Inlet) for 3 fishing days or maybe someplace closer for a few extra days. I've (he either) never fished for halibut before, and am not sure we really need...
  7. September 1st Fishing Report Kitimat Region BC Canada

    Freshwater Professional Reports
    Halibut, Salmon, Crab and Steelhead. The past few weeks have kept us very busy and time to write a report has been non-existent. So with a few days off before the Irish flood the lodge with laughter, cheers, Lepricons and tight lines we are getting boats ready to go. We operate with 5...
  8. [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...
  9. Looking for a awesome fshing trip

    Freshwater General Discussion
    Once a year we do a father son fishing trip. We have been to the island numerous times for springs and coho, but have a smaller boat now.. and fraser twice for pinks and strurgeon. And now were planning another trip for sometime in september maby october...... Right now, our ideas are the upper...
  10. Sweat Lodge bar

    Freshwater General Discussion
    Has anyone heard of a bar on the Fraser Referred to as "Sweat Lodge Bar"? Co-worker of mine was referring it to me but doesn't recall the common name...I thought maybe he was referring to Chawathil bar from his description but no confirmation. thanks anyone who has some info.
  11. FN0632-RECREATIONAL - SALMON: Sockeye - Region 8 - Osoyoos Lake opportunity

    Recreational‏ - Updates & Notices
    Category(s): RECREATIONAL - Salmon Fishery Notice - Fisheries and Oceans Canada Subject: FN0632-RECREATIONAL - SALMON: Sockeye - Region 8 - Osoyoos Lake opportunity As of July 25th the estimate of Sockeye past Wells Dam was 250,000. This return exceeds the 60,000 sockeye past Wells Dam...
  12. 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...
  13. Kitimat fishing report bc canada july 23, 2010

    Freshwater Professional Reports
    With only 1- 2 weeks left for the Skeena and Kitimat Chinooks I have to report some of the nicest fish we put to the photo factory this summer, so far! It all comes down to the guides that work for us and this year we are quite happy with our line-up. Pics of Angling Guide Richard Pow and client...
  14. Kitimat river fishing report July 15 2010

    Freshwater Professional Reports
    WOW, Where has the last month gone, sorry for being off the radar, its for a good reason as we have been on the water for the last month fishing the Kitimat, Skeena and Saltwater fishing. I have updated our galleries of Salmon and Halibut. Guests from around the globe have been enjoying the...
  15. How to open a Salmon Lodge?

    Saltwater General Discussion
    Hey guys, new here but I was wondering if I could get some information. What does it take to open a Ocean front lodge. There would be 3 Boats, 3 Guides, lodging and meals included. I have looked through the net, but seem to be having a tough time getting any info what so ever. What hoops...
  16. Peregrine Lodge

    Saltwater General Discussion
    I found out today that I am going to be up there for a week at the end of June. Has anyone been there? It looks really cool. Anyone got some thoughts on PL?