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Ucluelet
Submitted by Doug Lindores | May 6, 2018 9:27AM
Salmon Fishing Picking up Around Ucluelet - The Sport fishing around Ucluelet is picking up. There have been some nice Chinook landed out on Southbank on those days when the water has been relatively good for sport boats to comfortably f ... [Continue Reading]
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Submitted by Bob Meyer | May 7, 2018 7:56PM
Gabriola/Nanaimo - Chinook fishing around Thrasher Rock has been pretty amazing the past two weeks. The fish are both offshore in 600 to 800 feet of water, or in on the structure from Thrasher marker to the red ca ... [Continue Reading]
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Bamfield
Submitted by Doug Lindores | May 6, 2018 9:25AM
The Salmon Fishing Close to Bamfield has Been Off and On - The weather in areas of Barkley Sound over the past few weeks has been rather ideal for those fisher persons getting out on the water. Popular areas to fish at this time of year around Bamfield ... [Continue Reading]
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Port Alberni Inlet
Submitted by Doug Lindores | May 6, 2018 8:57AM
Sockeye Fishing Hopefully With Ideal Conditions Will Get Underway by Mid June - Sockeye Sport Fishing officially opened on the 1st of May in the Alberni Inlet. The retention is two Sockeye per day. Sockeye returns to the Somass River system are not actually official but f ... [Continue Reading]
FRESHWATER FISHING REPORT
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Submitted by Brian Mack @ Silversides Fishing Adventures | May 5, 2018 5:13AM
Fraser River Valley Fishing Report - Fraser River Salmon & Sturgeon Fishing report - by Brian Mack @ Silversides Fishing Adventures: Fraser river Sturgeon fishing Report: Sturgeon fishing is still GOOD even though there are rep ... [Continue Reading]
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Zeballos/Esperanza
Submitted by reelobsession | May 4, 2018 9:53AM
Spring Fish Report and News Letter - Spring 2018 Fish Report and News Letter Yes you heard correct! June, July and August are Sold Out! The count down is on for our 2018 season start and wow, what a Summer it will be!! We are 1 ... [Continue Reading]
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Ucluelet
Submitted by salmoneye | May 2, 2018 4:38PM
Fishing Report: Ucluelet, B.C. May 2, 2018 - Fishing has been fairly normal for the early season with some faster bites on some days and slower on others. The larger salmon seem to be coming from Great Bear and in Barkley Sound, and the sm ... [Continue Reading]
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Submitted by Regan Lall | Apr 30, 2018 6:08PM
If your thinking about getting out fishing, now is the time! - It has been a fantastic last coupe of weeks, best it has been in 15 years. Getting limits of Chinooks in a few hours and Ling opens tomorrow. We have been out in the deep water 700', but we star ... [Continue Reading]
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Stamp River
Submitted by Courtney Ogilvie | Apr 30, 2018 7:42AM
Let's hope for a good season,upper opens tomorrow - The upper Stamp is again open as of May 1 and with luck we will see it healthy and fishing for trout..the Upper reaches can produce some fine Cutthroat Trout out of Great Central Lake chasing sm ... [Continue Reading]
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Qualicum Freshwater
Submitted by Courtney Ogilvie | Apr 30, 2018 7:32AM
Fry are on their way out - Finally with good water conditions and warming trends we are seeing many more fry taking aim for the travel to the sea. There are quite a few Cutties and Smaller rainbow chasing them. Don't over ... [Continue Reading]
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East Van. Island Beaches
Submitted by Courtney Ogilvie | Apr 30, 2018 7:27AM
Sea Runs and Seals - Fishing off the local beaches has begun for Sea Run Cutthroat..although there is an over abundance of Seals and Sea Lions to share this time with. Unfortunately the few Cutties we are chasing wi ... [Continue Reading]
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Submitted by Regan Lall | Apr 29, 2018 7:20PM
Best Spring for in a decade. - WOW, what a week of fishing, when the seas calmed, and we got out, we were instantly rewarded with fish. Started out in the deep in 700' of water down 200+ and we're getting a few in the 8 to 10 ... [Continue Reading]
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Submitted by Brock Johansen | Apr 26, 2018 9:54PM
Good Halibut Fishing - Hali fishing has been great this week chinook fishing is hot one day then okay the next but overall a great start to the season. The usual trolling on the bottom is the key. We have a few da ... [Continue Reading]
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Ucluelet
Submitted by Doug Lindores | Apr 25, 2018 8:30PM
Salmon Fishing Picking up Around Ucluelet - The Sport fishing around Ucluelet is picking up. There have been some nice Chinook landed out on Southbank on those days when the water has been relatively good for sport boats to comfortably f ... [Continue Reading]
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Submitted by Brian McKinlay (604-864-5445) | Apr 21, 2018 10:08AM
Squamish River Fishing Report - Squamish river is fishing good now. Our clients are getting some nice sized Bull Trout and quite a few Steelhead recently. The Squamish river will or should fish well until spring freshet kicks ... [Continue Reading]
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Submitted by Brian Mack @ Silversides Fishing Adventures | Apr 21, 2018 9:57AM
Fraser River Valley Fishing Report - Fraser River Salmon & Sturgeon Fishing report - by Brian Mack @ Silversides Fishing Adventures: Fraser river Sturgeon fishing Report: Sturgeon fishing is HOT!. Every one of our charters is h ... [Continue Reading]
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Submitted by Regan Lall | Apr 20, 2018 12:28PM
Put a hook in the water and catch fish - It is great to see the fishing this good this early. We have been out most days with great success. Hearing most boat also limiting out with in a few hours. We having fished off the Grande from ... [Continue Reading]
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Barkley Sound
Submitted by Doug Lindores | Apr 15, 2018 9:42AM
Mid Teen Chinook in the Mix. Salmon Fishing Improving - The Winter Chinook fishing in Barkley Sound areas has improved over the last few weeks. The weather has played havoc as November like conditions have persisted right into the middle of April in ... [Continue Reading]
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Port Alberni Inlet
Submitted by Doug Lindores | Apr 15, 2018 9:14AM
Alberni Inlet Summer Fishing Actually Better than Expected 2018 Season is Looking Good - The sport fishing in the Alberni Inlet during the 2017 summer turned out better with more opportunity to fish than what was expected. Originally the return of Sockeye salmon was to be very low. ... [Continue Reading]
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Submitted by Brock Johansen | Apr 15, 2018 8:04AM
Good Fishing! - Fishing in the sound has become consistant with some nice Chinook hanging around, small spoons and needle fish hoochies have been working. Attached are photos from yesterdays trip with some gre ... [Continue Reading]
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Gabriola Island
Submitted by Regan Lall | Mar 30, 2018 10:57AM
Chinooks are feeding around Grande - After a few weeks of huge herring balls and not many Springs, the herring have moved off shore and the salmon are starting to hit the lures. Once you find a concentration of salmon it is quite a ... [Continue Reading]
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Squamish River Valley
Submitted by Brian McKinlay (604-864-5445) | Mar 28, 2018 6:14AM
Squamish River Fishing Report - Squamish river flow is looking good now. The recent rain and slight turn into Spring will bode well for fly fishing that target Bull trout and the odd Steelhead. We provide guided fly fishing o ... [Continue Reading]
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Submitted by Brian Mack @ Silversides Fishing Adventures | Mar 28, 2018 6:03AM
Fraser River Valley Fishing Report - Fraser River Salmon & Sturgeon Fishing report - by Brian Mack @ Silversides Fishing Adventures: Fraser river Sturgeon fishing Report: Sturgeon fishing really took off around March 20. Every ... [Continue Reading]
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Barkley Sound
Submitted by Doug Lindores | Mar 24, 2018 9:02AM
Winter Chinook Fishing has Improved Looking forward to Summer Sprot Fishing Season - It is almost April and weather patterns should improve for Vancouver Island's inshore and even offshore areas. The fishing in the Sound on both shore lines has improved. One of the largest fee ... [Continue Reading]
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Bamfield
Submitted by Doug Lindores | Mar 24, 2018 8:46AM
Winter Chinook Fishing has Picked up Loggers Derby Successful - The winter Chinook fishing around Bamfield and most of Barkley Sound has picked up dramatically during the month of March. The Sproat Loggers Derby was a big hit with some nice salmon landed by ... [Continue Reading]
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Port Alberni Inlet
Submitted by Doug Lindores | Mar 24, 2018 8:29AM
Alberni Inlet Summer Fishing Actually Better than Expected 2018 Season is Looking Good - The sport fishing in the Alberni Inlet during the 2017 summer turned out better with more opportunity to fish than what was expected. Originally the return of Sockeye salmon was to be very low. ... [Continue Reading]
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Ucluelet
Submitted by Brock Johansen | Mar 17, 2018 9:34PM
Fishing Season Kick Off - There a some opportunities to target Chinook in Barkley Sound and around the Red Can. Halibut fishing is open as well. Chinook are typical size for this time of year with the odd mid teen size ... [Continue Reading]
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Nanaimo
Submitted by Regan Lall | Mar 16, 2018 12:26PM
Loads of bait and Coho - Neck point to Icarus has loads of herring bait balls in close and out in the deep, seeing birds and sea lions having a feast out there. The Springs are around and having a good feed on, making i ... [Continue Reading]
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Port Alberni Inlet
Submitted by Doug Lindores | Mar 2, 2018 2:37PM
Alberni Inlet Summer Fishing Actually Better than Expected 2018 Season is Looking Good - The sport fishing in the Alberni Inlet during the 2017 summer turned out better with more opportunity to fish than what was expected. Originally the return of Sockeye salmon was to be very low. ... [Continue Reading]
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Bamfield
Submitted by Doug Lindores | Mar 2, 2018 2:52PM
Sproat Loggers Derby Ready to Go - It is the first weekend of March and the Sproat Loggers Derby will take place on March 3rd and 4th which is this weekend. Many boats have been coming into Port Alberni over the last couple of ... [Continue Reading]
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Barkley Sound
Submitted by Doug Lindores | Mar 2, 2018 2:52PM
Loggers Derby Fast Approaching. Winter Chinook has Been Slow - The Winter Chinook fishing in Barkley Sound has been fairly slow. Not a lot of adventurous anglers have been out on the water over the past two weeks. Temperature below freezing over this perio ... [Continue Reading]
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Chilliwack-Vedder River
Submitted by Brian McKinlay (604-864-5445) | Mar 9, 2018 7:27PM
Vedder River Steelhead Report - Vedder River Steelhead fishing has been decent over the past week despite very low flow on the river. Fish will be holding in deeper water. Use blades, small baits or single eggs. Our guides are ... [Continue Reading]
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Submitted by Brian Mack @ Silversides Fishing Adventures | Mar 9, 2018 7:31PM
Fraser River Valley Fishing Report - Fraser River Salmon & Sturgeon Fishing report - by Brian Mack @ Silversides Fishing Adventures: Fraser river Sturgeon fishing Report: Spring time is setting in now and this will bode well fo ... [Continue Reading]
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Submitted by Brian McKinlay (604-864-5445) | Feb 9, 2018 11:50AM
Vedder River Steelhead Report - Vedder River Steelhead fishing has seen an increase in the number of fish but also in the volume of water. Water clarity is up and down with these pineapple express weather systems hammering us. ... [Continue Reading]
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Fraser Valley
Submitted by Brian Mack @ Silversides Fishing Adventures | Feb 7, 2018 10:55PM
Fraser River Valley Fishing Report - Fraser River Salmon & Sturgeon Fishing report - by Brian Mack @ Silversides Fishing Adventures: Fraser Valley Steelhead fishing Report: The Vedder river has Steelhead now. River conditions h ... [Continue Reading]
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Submitted by Regan Lall | Feb 1, 2018 2:43PM
Winter feeders are holding at Thrasher - Between the rain and the winds we haven't been out much in January. But the 3 times out have been productive. Lots of feed all over Grande to Whalebone but not many chinooks. As for Thrasher whe ... [Continue Reading]
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Bamfield
Submitted by Doug Lindores | Jan 28, 2018 9:34AM
A Few Feeder Chinook Around, 2017 Summer Fishing Was Relatively Good - There have been few sport fishermen out on the water around the Bamfield area over the past month. The 2017 sport fishing season for inshore and offshore for most of the summer was relatively ' ... [Continue Reading]
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Port Alberni Inlet
Submitted by Doug Lindores | Jan 28, 2018 9:23AM
Alberni Inlet Summer Fishing Actually Better than Expected 2018 Season is Looking Good - The sport fishing in the Alberni Inlet during the 2017 summer turned out better with more opportunity to fish than what was expected. Originally the return of Sockeye salmon was to be very low. ... [Continue Reading]
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Barkley Sound
Submitted by Doug Lindores | Jan 14, 2018 7:33PM
Feeder Chinook in Sound. Finding the bait is Key - There have been a few Feeder Chinook landed in some of the Barkley Sound areas over the past two weeks. There are a lot of under size Chinook and a few up to ten pounds in a few of the more pop ... [Continue Reading]
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Port Alberni Inlet
Submitted by Doug Lindores | Jan 14, 2018 7:11PM
Alberni Inlet Summer Fishing Actually Better than Expected 2018 Season Should Look Good - The sport fishing in the Alberni Inlet during the 2017 summer turned out better with more opportunity to fish than what was expected. Originally the return of Sockeye salmon was to be very low. ... [Continue Reading]
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Submitted by Regan Lall | Jan 9, 2018 1:34PM
Thrasher still holding Chinooks. - The bait is in good abundance around the structure at Thrasher and Grande to the waterfall. The trick is finding the vein of Chinook. When you do it is non stop action. One day they are all at t ... [Continue Reading]
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Chilliwack-Vedder River
Submitted by Brian McKinlay (604-864-5445) | Dec 29, 2017 10:42AM
Vedder River Steelhead Report - Vedder River Steelhead fishing has seen fairly slow start to the season so far. Only 3 fish weighed in for the annual Boxing Day derby. Conditions right now are not so great. Low and clear with ... [Continue Reading]
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Submitted by Regan Lall | Dec 16, 2017 11:21AM
Thrasher is producing very well - I know this is a quick report, but the Gabriola area/ Thrasher Rock has turned on this week. We went out twice this week and had limited out within an hour. Non stop action, double headers half ... [Continue Reading]
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Submitted by Bob Meyer | Dec 12, 2017 8:05PM
Gabriola - Thrasher Rock is producing some very nice catches of Chinook salmon. Try the T-Rex hoochie, or Silver Blue spoon at 140 feet in 160 feet of water. The fish are running 8 to 14 pounds, and are ve ... [Continue Reading]
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Submitted by Regan Lall | Dec 12, 2017 10:24AM
Winter Chinooks are starting to hold - It looks like it is going to be another decent winter fish in the areas around Nanaimo - Gabriola. Most boats going out are getting more than shakers, loads in the 60cm and now a few in the 65 t ... [Continue Reading]
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Barkley Sound
Submitted by Doug Lindores | Dec 10, 2017 8:54AM
Big November Winds and Rain Open to a December High Pressure System - The West Coast of Vancouver Island was battered by big heavy winds and rain in November. However December has been calmed by a large high pressure system that has protected Vancouver Island's W ... [Continue Reading]
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Port Alberni Inlet
Submitted by Doug Lindores | Dec 10, 2017 8:28AM
Alberni Inlet Summer Fishing Actually Better than Expected. - The sport fishing in the Alberni Inlet during the 2017 summer turned out better with more opportunity to fish than what was expected. Originally the return of Sockeye salmon was to be very low. ... [Continue Reading]
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Bamfield
Submitted by Doug Lindores | Dec 10, 2017 8:27AM
A Few Feeder Chinook Around, 2017 Summer Fishing Was Relatively Good - There have been few sport fishermen out on the water around the Bamfield area over the past month. The 2017 sport fishing season for inshore and offshore for most of the summer was relatively ' ... [Continue Reading]
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Fraser Valley
Submitted by Brian Mack @ Silversides Fishing Adventures | Dec 7, 2017 12:49PM
Fraser River Sturgeon Fishing Report - Fraser River Salmon & Sturgeon Fishing report - by Brian Mack @ Silversides Fishing Adventures: Fraser river Valley Salmon fishing Report: For the most part salmon season is over, but you ca ... [Continue Reading]
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Port Alberni Inlet
Submitted by Doug Lindores | Nov 17, 2017 8:03AM
Alberni Inlet Summer Fishing Actually Better than Expected. - The sport fishing in the Alberni Inlet during the 2017 summer turned out better with more opportunity to fish than what was expected. Originally the return of Sockeye salmon was to be very low. ... [Continue Reading]
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