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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. Alaska Chinook Bycatch - Again!

    Saltwater General Discussion
    Fishermen in the Gulf of Alaska have accidentally caught an estimated 58,336 king salmon this year, an unprecedented level of bycatch that could lead to new fishing restrictions. In recent years the Gulf of Alaska’s bycatch numbers have hovered around 20,000 fish. This year’s numbers surprised...
  3. The One That Got Away

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    So yesterday found me and my Pup moping about the house - gazing out across the Valley as the rain volume increased steadily, and the wind began to think about really winding up the turbines. No Way I'm headed to the River in that crap! Even though this might be the last few hours before she...
  4. [FISHING REPORT] Ravin the Stave

    Region 2 - Reports
    Too much southern comfort in the hottub on thursday night prevented me from going to the vedder early as planned so grabbed the drift-rod and headed to the Stave to get rid of some roe too long in the beer-fridge. Got there about 9:30am and the Harvest Festival was in full swing. Walked the...
  5. Group Buy?

    OFF Topic
    http://www.vancouversun.com/Albion+ferries+being+sold+scrap/3712697/story.html METRO VANCOUVER -- TransLink has given up trying to sell the Albion ferries, and will be sending them to the scrapheap instead. The transit authority is not wasting time now that a decision has been made, and will...
  6. Wabimun Lake

    Angling Outside BC
    It was the second weekend of Oct 2010 and Edmonton was experiencing unseasonable warm fall weather.We were on Wabimun Lake 45 mins west of e-town on this fine fall day.Throwing spoons to the edge of the weed beds on the North Shore of this big lake moving West in direction when the first bite of...
  7. [FISHING REPORT] Punteldge River 10/20/10

    Region 1 - Reports
    I was up in Courtney for the evening and had an hour before meeting my buddy for dinner so I tried fishing at the wooden bridge at the end of Cliff. Before I made my first cast this year river fishing, I hooked into a 20lb spring... well it was before it started swimming upside down and had...
  8. [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...
  9. Simms G3 vs. Redington CPX

    Freshwater Tackle Talk!
    hey guys, im just having troubles justifying the huge price difference. ive read some great reviews on both waders and for the price on Redingtons matched with their compareble features im having trouble justifying the huge price difference or taking the chance on the CPX waders. has anyone...
  10. Bent Rods jigs for Chum

    Advertiser Specials & Updates
    Hi folks. I first would like to thank everyone for supporting our product by purchasing our jigs and spinners, thank you very much people. I just wanted to mention that I had received a email about a fellow who had problems with hooks bending on Chums. These were 1/0 sickles in pin and bead...
  11. Bill Otway has passed on

    Environmental, Fishing Politics & Fishery Updates
    I wasnt sure where to post this. It is with a heavy heart that I bring news which you may already be aware of. Bill Otway passed away last night. His family has requested that no flowers be sent but that donations be made to BCWF in Bills honour. Bill was the single most vocal proponent of...
  12. Another Theft on Vedder (Most pathetic EVER)

    Freshwater General Discussion
    We hear every week about theft on the vedder. Mainly cars being broken into Yesterday I fishing the vedder canal from about 10:30 am to 5:45 pm until I could not fish anymore. It was time for a break to relax and have a bite to eat I turn around and see that my lunch bag has been stolen >:(...
  13. antique fishing reel

    Freshwater General Discussion
    g'day gents. not sure if i should post this here, but what the heck. i recently bought an old reel and wonder if anyone here might know anything about it. the back is stamped ALLCOCK AERIALITE and MADE IN ENGLAND. it's about 4" in diameter and about 2.5" wide. has a butterfly nut to adjust drag...
  14. 2011 Steelhead Mentor/Virgin Fishout

    BCFR Fishouts
    To the Members of BCFR.... I am posting this on the Freshwater Board to get a handle on who might be interested in mentoring or participating in this one day event????..Last year we had fishing, lunch speakers,and swapped a few fishing yarns during the day. It will likely be held in Feb. or...
  15. Los Cabos

    Angling Outside BC
    I'm going to be in the Cabo area Nov.16 for two weeks. Probably fishing by myself most of the time. Just wondering if any other members might be in the area. Ken
  16. [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...
  17. wholesale sports

    OFF Topic
    just not impressed with this place at all.....went in there an hour ago in my quest for waders, a guy comes over and i said i want to talk to someone who really knows about breathable waders and he says i know quite a bit so i said okay can you tell me anything about these ones and he stands...
  18. Rods Forgotten at Vedder River 500$ Reward !

    OFF Topic
    Yesterday at the vedder river at Borden Creek just above thurston Meadows me and my friend accidently in a rush forgot both of our rods. One was a shimano convergence matched with a Shimano Calcuta and the other was a Shimano Convergence matched with a Black 4" Hardy Conquest Center pin. Both we...
  19. Rods Forgotten at Vedder River 500$ reward

    Freshwater Professional Reports
    Yesterday at the vedder river at Borden Creek just above thurston Meadows me and my friend accidently in a rush forgot both of our rods. One was a shimano convergence matched with a Shimano Calcuta and the other was a Shimano Convergence matched with a Black 4" Hardy Conquest Center pin. Both we...
  20. Rods Forgotten at Vedder River 500$ Reward !!

    Freshwater General Discussion
    Yesterday at the vedder river at Borden Creek just above thurston Meadows me and my friend accidently in a rush forgot both of our rods. One was a shimano convergence matched with a Shimano Calcuta and the other was a Shimano Convergence matched with a Black 4" Hardy Conquest Center pin. Both we...
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