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  1. Fraser sockeye methods on the vedder

    Freshwater General Discussion
    fished the ved yesterday, hiked in to the big run above tamahi rapids, just one guy fishing the hike in side and half dozen from the road side.....2 guys and one women across from me dredging the bottom, no floats, constant snaggging up, rippin away, the idiot across from me dredges up a dark...
  2. Imagine Hooking into This

    Contributer Discussions
    Stand back, he bites: British fisherman grapples with ferocious 'giant piranha'... which has been known to eat CROCODILES By Richard James Last updated at 3:45 PM on 20th October 2010 British angler Jeremy Wade looks understandably anxious as he grapples with this ferocious-looking 'giant...
  3. Broken Rod Advice

    Fly Fishing Discussion
    I have a broken pre-1994 Powell flyrod (graphite). A 600.00 rod when it was new, it carries a lifetime warranty but the Powell Co. has since changed ownership (Charles Schwaub) and their policy on the original rods is 50% upgrade on a new rod, which are pretty much just generic middle of the...
  4. fishing on lake revelstoke

    Freshwater General Discussion
    any info would be great. whats here to fish and what to use?? the best areas of the lake since its 120 km long? stocking info? depths? how is it up near goldstream river?
  5. Geez....

    OFF Topic
    Friday morning, tired, been a short/long week, was in Merrit yesterday am to deliver a vehicle and back to work (Burnaby) for 11:30 meetings.....::)..... pull into the gas station at 5:05 to fill the ol' diesel and pull up behind a guy who is heading fishing....::).... hear my name called and...
  6. [FISHING REPORT] Red Lake October 12th

    Region 3 - Reports
    Tried the Knutsford area with hope of hitting a new lake that a member on here made me aware (thanks bronjuan) of but the wind was gusting pretty good up in the foothills so I decided to go up Tranquille to Red Lake which I know holds big fish but I had only been to in the hardwater season...
  7. How many forum users does......

    OFF Topic
    After explaining to a friend of mine how things on a discussion board can go sideways, be taken so personally, be so misunderstood and taken out of context and ........ He sent me this explaining how most forums work. I think it pretty much sums it up (But I'm sure someone will correct me ;))...
  8. Ripped off a fishing trip!

    OFF Topic
    I'll try and keep this short and to the point and not get all worked up about what happened,but I doubt it. >:( A friend of over 30 years calls me Sept.26th to ask me if I'd like to go to St. Marys for some fishing. He and another friend had a cabin booked for 2 nights and though it would be...
  9. Howdy Folks

    Member Introductions
    Hmmm, what to tell you...basically I've just gotten back into fishing this June after taking about 5 years hiatus...was busy training to race kayaks and surfskis...is great to be getting reacquainted with my fly fishing gear and of course our fish. I'm mostly a lake fisher, pretty much...
  10. Fresh Prawns

    BCFR Bistro
    How long would one cook fresh prawns for?
  11. [FISHING REPORT] vedder oct.4

    Region 2 - Reports
    so finally i decided to get out and fish when my rod has been collecting dust for a long time. It was stupid of me to not bother to get new lines etc, cause i have no idea how long 2 years storage shelf will last. Apparently the big problem for me today was LOSING my hooks, i was tying them...
  12. 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...
  13. Hello

    Member Introductions
    hello, I have been using this awesome forum for a long time now... so its time that i should at the very least register .. thanks for everything8)
  14. [FISHING REPORT] Vedder - Oct. 2

    Region 2 - Reports
    I caught a beautiful 8 lb hatchery coho on the fly this morning downstream of Tamahi. I went to another spot this evening and tried for about 3 hours with no hookups. I don't think I've ever seen so many fish without hooking anything. The water was extremely clear, so maybe the fish were...
  15. 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...
  16. 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...
  17. A Simple Solution for Air Travel

    OFF Topic
    I had this e-mailed to me today........as I laughed reading it, it did make some sense. 8) ______________________________________________________________________ "NOW - this is a worthy idea!!!!Sometimes solutions are so simple they just elude us. If there is a vote on this - I am in!"...
  18. Chum?

    Saltwater General Discussion
    I have discussed this with the BigGuy numerous times about fishing for chums around the mouth of the fraser and areas. does anybody out fthere fish for these salmon regualrly out here? Any special techniques, times etc? Would like to get involved but I have heard they dont stick around to long...
  19. PLine

    Freshwater General Discussion
    Hello everyone as it's been a long time since i've on here and i'm trying to get back into some fishing and was wonderig where one could buy some of the new PLine hydrofloat line that i've heard and read about. thanks scruffy
  20. 20 posts

    Saltwater General Discussion
    While I just about thought this site was useless, havn't seen a decent report on here for a long time and figured everyone must be using a different site to post. what is with the 20 posts to get into the reports section? hell I'm lucky if I get fishing ten days a year. I guess I have to talk...