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  1. 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...
  2. [SEEKING INFO] Harrison River Oct 23-25

    Region 2 - Reports
    Coming down to the Harrison from the Okanagan for the upcoming weekend. Primarily fly fishing, and we have a boat to get up and down river. Anyone been out on the Harrison lately? Any suggestions, and any feedback on how it's been lately is greatly appreciated. Thanks in advance Sparky
  3. Kootenay Lake Fishing

    Freshwater General Discussion
    For those interested in Kootenay Lake fishing and Rainbow Trout, you may be interested in our website at kootenayangler.com. We've just posted a recap of our weekend at the 2010 Woodbury Resort Rainbow derby. Enjoy! We had lots of luck trolling flies such as the "grey ghost" polar hair fly.
  4. Chilliwack Lake is closed now, right?

    Freshwater General Discussion
    Just checking that it is closed. What thinking about going up there this weekend, but heard otherwise. Thanks
  5. [FISHING REPORT] Similikameen

    Region 8 - Reports
    Well, last weekend, Wendy and I headed out of town to Manning Park for one last weekend in the trailer. We had just buried her Dad the week before, and seriously needed a decompression from the past month of worry and grief. The weather was absolutely gorgeous, with no clouds in the sky night...
  6. [FISHING REPORT] September 25/26- Corbett Lake

    Region 3 - Reports
    Went to Corbett for the weekend on the 25th of September, birthday gift, and fished the Saturday and half of Sunday. Mixed wind, sun, cloud, and a touch of rain with a variable barometer that dropped at night then slowly rose. Fishing was interesting with takes on everything from nymphs in...
  7. Vancouver Island Saltwater fishing Report October 4, 2010

    Saltwater Professional Reports
    OVERVIEW – Salmon fishing was GOOD this past weekend from Port Renfrew to Race Rocks for Coho. There were very, very few big springs around and not too many smaller winter springs. Most of the salmon being caught are wild and/or fin clipped coho. Halibut fishing was GOOD this past week...
  8. [FISHING REPORT] October 2 2010 Port Renfrew

    Vancouver Island
    This was the coho derby weekend at Port Renfrew Marina. I don't go in derbies but was out with a few buddies anyways. There seemed to be enough coho to keep people busy, we had a slow morning but the afternoon picked up real good. All fish on green and white spoon and green flasher, not a hit on...
  9. Reel songs

    Freshwater General Discussion
    It's sad one can't let a reel sing. You know, the sound that increases your heart beat a bit more than the tug, the run, the jump. (the adrenaline rush) I hate and love the mute on my baitcaster. I can fish stealth or, if I know I'm alone (not these days!) turn it on. Got some old reels I wanna...
  10. Is my Fishing Rod Too big to fish the Vedder

    Freshwater General Discussion
    So im planning on going out to the vedder this weekend to try my luck with some buddies... I am fairly new to salmon fishing im sure you noticed my amateur posts earlier lol..anyways barrys bait and tackle shop in richmond sold me a Trophy 10 and a half foot spinning fishing rod with 15pound...
  11. [SEEKING INFO] Chehalis this weekend

    Region 2 - Reports
    My wife and I are headed to the Chehalis camping this weekend at the forestry site by the bridge. I've ever only fished close to the campground with my kids for little trouts but no kids this weekend... looking for info on what's running up there now and some tips on where I could head to...
  12. Nicola Valley Outdoors Fishing Report for September 29 2010

    Freshwater Professional Reports
    Sunny days ahead. It Looks like a fine time to get out and wet a line. The Kane Valley lakes were fishing well with chironomids on the weekend. Our source says fish to five pounds. The trolling in Nicola Lake continues to be steady for rainbows. A small Gomphus Dragon in Lundbom was the...
  13. Fly Fishing Opportunities Harrison River

    Fly Fishing Discussion
    Guys, Just joined this forum. Has anyone been out flyfishing the Harrison River lately, I am travelling from Ontario this week and I am planning on spending the weekend in the Lower Mainland and want to fly fish for some Salmon, just wondering if the Coho have started in the Harrison or is...
  14. Penticton 1st week October

    Freshwater General Discussion
    My mum is flying in from the UK for the wine festival and we have some kind of family reunion deal happening at my cousin's place up the hill overlooking Skaha Lake. Just wondering what fishing opportunities will be available fairly close by that weekend? I'll have my kids with me. Thanks for...
  15. lake trolling speed

    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...
  16. [FISHING REPORT] Vedder Sept 19

    Region 2 - Reports
    Have had the coho itch for the last week brought on by the bits of rain that fell and the odd report of fish.Went out this morning to check a piece of water that caught my attention on an exploratory trip last weekend.A couple of other fishers were around,seemed pretty quiet.Tossed a colorado...
  17. Brook Trout in shallow Lake

    Freshwater General Discussion
    Hi all, I am off for the weekend again, cant wait. I am fishing shallow lakes, Fish Lake and McCulluch or Hydraulic Lake as it is sometimes called (avg depth about 12-18ft) which are stocked with Eastern Brook Trout. Any tips? I hear they are easily spooked and mostly go for bugs, flies...
  18. Anyone been to Fish Lake?

    Freshwater General Discussion
    Hi all, I'm off to a cabin on Fish Lake for the weekend, its on the way to Big White from Kelowna, nearby Lakes are Browne Lake (is it really fly fish only?) and Hydraulic/McCullough Lake. I have heard Fish Lake is stocked with Brook trout? Anyway I am looking for any info/tips on catching...
  19. [FISHING REPORT] Sept 10th-13th Kalamalka and Beaver Lake

    Region 8 - Reports
    Launched at Kekuli bay on Fri and scooted over to the cliffs (south), went at 630am so I started flatline trolling with a lovely #3 pink/white Lyman Kokanee plug and 2ounce slipweight around 15' apart, within 30 mins I had a lovely 2 pound Koke thrashing on the surface! - thanks for the tip...
  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...