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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. Newsman's sport fishing column & report

    Freshwater Professional Reports
    Sport fishing column for Oct 18 to 25, 2010 "In the best stories about fly fishing…big fish are caught, or lost; people say wild and spontaneous words; events become memory and sometimes; in the hands of a master, these bleed into art." Nick Lyons. Our BC angler's begin their years...
  3. Oct.14 tidal fraser

    Freshwater General Discussion
    Hit the river in my 12 ft. with a buddy at about 1pm today. Hooked up a double header in the first 15min !!! We had a pretty steady day with 3 wild coho to hand for me and a real beauty stole my fav spoon in classic aerial style. My partner landed 1 and lost 3 on the day and only once we were...
  4. [FISHING REPORT] Lower Vedder Canal Oct 8th

    Region 2 - Reports
    Got the call out at 10:30 AM yesterday that my fishin bud was off work and on route. I figured I'd bring my first ever cured roe to see how it held up. Met him at KWB :oto see what was coming up and there was plenty of fish all through out the lower canal as the water was higher than I would...
  5. [FISHING REPORT] Vedder River October 8, 2010

    Region 2 - Reports
    Chum8888 and I decided to hit the Vedder today before the big rain that's coming tomorrow. We did OK today... ;) Not sure what will happen after the rain, but hopefully more fish will move in next week... A couple of photos from today: Nice hatch buck Releasing a wild coho
  6. [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...
  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. Braided snag...with a wild coho on the end

    Freshwater General Discussion
    Fished from a boat in the lower vedder for something different. Fished jigs with prawn, jigs with roe, jigs, spoons, spinners, roe...nothing but a couple coho chasing spinner close to the boat. But, I did hook into an unexpected snag in an area I had been drifting. My float dipped very slowly...
  9. [FISHING REPORT] Chedder Sept 26

    Region 2 - Reports
    Hit the river with the buddy Sun.Started in the lower,saw some coho and some spring-jacks rolling.No action except someone releasing a foul-hook and my float taking a dip with nothing on the hook-set.Moved to the upper and found some action as soon as we arrived.Saw someone land a coho on a...
  10. Vancouver Island Freshwater Fishing Report Sept 27, 2010

    Freshwater Professional Reports
    OVERVIEW – Trout fishing is IMPROVING and bass fishing has been GOOD on the local lakes. Trout fishing is SLOW on the Cowichan River. Salmon fishing is GOOD on the Nitinat River if you don’t mind the crowds. Fall stocking of local lakes with catchable rainbows has started this past week...
  11. [FISHING REPORT] my other local flow.

    Region 2 - Reports
    well....looks like it rained. ;-) the river was UP and brown. vis was about 2'ish. Started early with some gymnastics to get in to where i wanted to be. once down the stairs it was all boil and trouble. fished roe on my new 9' Loomis gl 2. perfect rod for the day as i ended up bushwhacking down...
  12. Vancouver Island Freshwater Fishing Report - Sept 22, 2010

    Freshwater Professional Reports
    OVERVIEW – Trout fishing is FAIR and bass fishing has been GOOD on the local lakes. Trout fishing is SLOW on the Cowichan River. CowichanRiver – The water level on the Cowichan River is at the summer lows. Fishing is tough and tubers will be out in full force if we ever get a warm, sunny...
  13. If you fish for sockeye, this is a MUST READ

    Freshwater General Discussion
    I took a drive down to Peg Leg today to check out the mayhem. It didn't take long until I stumbled upon this: Now hopefully everyone on this site realizes what is wrong with this picture. Of course there are some people who will not, hence the reason this picture was taken. The fish in the...
  14. Vancouver Island Freshwater Fishing Report August 29, 2010

    Freshwater Professional Reports
    OVERVIEW – Trout fishing is FAIR and bass fishing has been GOOD on the local lakes. Trout fishing is SLOW on the Cowichan River. Cowichan River – The water level on the Cowichan River is at the summer lows. Fishing is tough and tubers will be out in full force if we ever get a warm, sunny...
  15. FN0701-ABORIGINAL - Salmon: Economic Fishing Opportunity - Lower Fraser Opening Exten

    Aboriginal‏ - Updates & Notices
    Category(s): ABORIGINAL - General Information Fishery Notice - Fisheries and Oceans Canada Subject: FN0701-ABORIGINAL - Salmon: Economic Fishing Opportunity - Area 29 - Lower Fraser Area Opening Extension Further to FN 0682, from Fraser River Mouth to Port Mann Bridge area, the fishery has...
  16. FN0692-ABORIGINAL - Salmon: Economic Sockeye Fishing Opportunity - Area 29 - Lower Fr

    Aboriginal‏ - Updates & Notices
    Category(s): ABORIGINAL - Salmon: Economic Opportunities Fishery Notice - Fisheries and Oceans Canada Subject: FN0692-ABORIGINAL - Salmon: Economic Sockeye Fishing Opportunity - Area 29 - Lower Fraser Area Opening Further to FN0665, in the Harrison River from the outlet of Harrison Lake...
  17. FN0682-ABORIGINAL - Salmon: Economic Fishing Opportunity - Lower Fraser Area -Opening

    Aboriginal‏ - Updates & Notices
    Category(s): ABORIGINAL - Salmon: Economic Opportunities Fishery Notice - Fisheries and Oceans Canada Subject: FN0682-ABORIGINAL - Salmon: Economic Fishing Opportunity - Area 29 - Lower Fraser Area - Opening Area 29: (Fraser River Mouth to the power lines immediately downstream of the Port...
  18. FN0678-ABORIGINAL - Salmon: Economic Sockeye Fishing Opportunity - Lower Fraser Area‏

    Aboriginal‏ - Updates & Notices
    FN0678-ABORIGINAL - Salmon: Economic Sockeye Fishing Opportunity - Lower Fraser Area‏ Category(s): ABORIGINAL - Salmon: Economic Opportunities Fishery Notice - Fisheries and Oceans Canada Subject: FN0678-ABORIGINAL - Salmon: Economic Sockeye Fishing Opportunity - Area 29 - Lower Fraser Area...
  19. FN0677-Aboriginal - Salmon: Economic Fishing Opportunity - Lower Fraser area

    Aboriginal‏ - Updates & Notices
    Category(s): ABORIGINAL - Salmon: Economic Opportunities Fishery Notice - Fisheries and Oceans Canada Subject: FN0677-Aboriginal - Salmon: Economic Fishing Opportunity - Area 29 - Lower Fraser area Area 29 – Port Mann Bridge to Sawmill Creek (mainstem Fraser River) Set Nets open 19:00...
  20. [FISHING REPORT] Very First Steel on the Fly!

    Region 2 - Reports
    I know everyone is in the sockeye right now, but man oh man...I have to share this! We took a kid and his mom out fishing today and they had a blast with small bows. I left my 5 wt at home thinking maybe I can get lucky with a salmon on my 8wt. So while they were fishing, I thought I'd try a...
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