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Elk River Access Update III

Elk River Access Update III

Back-cast to Elk river in 2021: My fishing partner and I came across an encampment of outdoors folk and their 4X4 crew-cab pickup truck parked way out on the floodplain, only a few meters from the river’s edge. We spoke to those campers regarding their transgression...

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Return to Spider Lake – June 12, 2024

Return to Spider Lake – June 12, 2024

Well, the usual trio (Roy, Sylvain and yours truly), decided it was time to give Spider another go before the water temperature and the crowds increased. Arrived at the lake at 7 AM greeted by fine weather, a light breeze and Roy just finishing his launch. Several...

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To the Elk Again…

To the Elk Again…

We knew it had to be an auspicious beginning to the day when driving along the highway we spotted a young mother deer showing-off her no less than three month-old fawn - still sporting its white spots on the background of a rusty-coloured coat. Cute as cute could be....

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Tangled Lines

Booby Bashin’

Booby Bashin’

No, not the Blue-footed winged variety native to the East Pacific sub-tropics. The boobies revealed here are an outrageously effective style of fishing fly. Why so effective… who knows? Sporting their prominent bulbous foam “eyes” they resemble nothing natural that a...

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“Beaches” map book pre-order here.

“Beaches” map book pre-order here.

Our scribes have been busy editing. Data has been compiled and arranged in readable format. Photos have been taken and laid-out in logical sequence. GPS tables have been given the once-over for accuracy. Niggling little details have been tightened up. All is complete....

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Steelhead, Anyone?

Steelhead, Anyone?

Once again it is that time of year, when certain anglers receive a card in the mail from the Government of B.C. That would be the annual Steelhead Angling Questionnaire. All folks who purchased a Provincial freshwater angling licence and had a steelhead endorsement...

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