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  1. Boating Licence?

    Boating Forum
    Hey all, I'm thinking of buying a Zodiac (40hp engine) but was stumped when I realized that I had to get an official boating licence before anything became legal. So far I have studied the online course (boaterexam.ca) but was concerned with the material at hand. Personally this seems like...
  2. Surf Fishing Vancouver?

    Saltwater General Discussion
    Hey Guys: I was wondering, do any of you know where I can surf-fish around Vancouver nowadays? I can't find much of anything on the web save for some stuff on Van Island and I don't think that would be too relevant for the mainland (referring to the species of fish and etc). The second...
  3. just trying to get a handle on things for all of us

    Freshwater General Discussion
    First off let me say hi to all that may read this post. I am writing this post, to clear up some things and to help others understand what is going on with a lot things that are taking place on our rivers, and with a sport that we all say we love. I will start by apologizing for some of are...
  4. 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...
  5. Lost my rod and reel sept 27th @ 2:30

    Freshwater General Discussion
    Ok, I know it was a dumb move but in my haste to leave the river and pick up the wife from work I left without my rod. It was beside my car. I was fishing the vedder and was parked about 2kms past "on the way" market. My rod was a new Fenwick "Canadian Techniques" with a pretty beat up Abu 6500...
  6. Sockeye Fishing at T-10: A Few Questions

    Saltwater General Discussion
    Hi Everyone, As I posted in seabouy's thread (sorry I don't have enough posts to link yet), I tried my luck at T-10 yesterday. I didn't catch anything, but the weather was nice and I got to watch a fantastic sunset. Anyways, I just had a few questions, as I'm new to fishing T-10 (usually just...
  7. Low Tides Sep long weekend

    Freshwater General Discussion
    There are some seriously low tides coming this long weekend, with predictions at Pt Atkinson of 3.24 ft, 2.89 ft and 2.85 ft for Sat, Sun and Mon respectively. This is going to cause some major problems for those who launch at the Barrowtown Pump Station on the Sumas and I suppose for Dewdney...
  8. sockeye fishing tech questions. please help

    Freshwater General Discussion
    This is my second year fresh water salmon fishing. Still newbie. Ok. This is the first year for me to fishing for sockeye. I asked my colleague who is a 15 yrs experience. He said this is the setup: My rod is 11 ft. use a 11 ft leader. I fell it is really long. I changed it to about 7 ft. Is...
  9. Munro

    Freshwater General Discussion
    I've been very busy and unable to wander far from the LM. It's getting later in the summer and warmer so I'm running out of options for going out on the odd day I have to myself. Did a little google-earthing and noticed some panoramio pics of Munro which sparked in me some questions. Dangerous...
  10. FN0552-RECREATIONAL - Salmon - Recreational fishers' cooperation with Aboriginal food

    Recreational‏ - Updates & Notices
    Category(s): RECREATIONAL - Salmon Fishery Notice - Fisheries and Oceans Canada Subject: FN0552-RECREATIONAL - Salmon - Recreational fishers' cooperation with Aboriginal food, social, and ceremonial (FSC) Fisheries Recreational fishers are advised that the Aboriginal Food, Social, and...
  11. Questions for Galiano Island Fishing

    Saltwater General Discussion
    Hi guys, I've never fished around Galiano Island (area 29-5) before and would like to go try it out. Donno about the gear I should use, so any advice on rod/reel/lures will be greatly appreciated. I have a Daiwa Eliminator 15-30lb line rating boat rod and a okuma spinning reel. Will it be okay...
  12. Questions about fins?

    Freshwater General Discussion
    Hello. The rubber straps on my fins are cracking. Is there somewhere i can buy new ones that will fit? I live in chilliwack is there somewhere close? Any info will help. thank you..