Tangled Lines

Name That Beach E14  (final photo challenge)

Name That Beach E14 (final photo challenge)

Thank you to all who participated in the E13 challenge. The correct response was Little River. This is E14, the final installment in a series of fourteen aerial photos showing well-known salt water fly-fishing locales. This is also the final chance to get in on the...

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Hiro’s E-poxy Egg

Hiro’s E-poxy Egg

My fly-fishing brother, Dr. Hiro Imai MD, is a family medicine general practitioner living in Japan. Hiro purchased a house and property alongside the Oyster river back in the early 80’s to use as his Canadian fishing holiday sanctuary. His first love was fly fishing...

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Name That Beach E13

Name That Beach E13

Apparently, for some folks, E12 was exceptionally challenging. But, in the end, several participants came through with a correct response. Thank you to all who participated in the E12 challenge. The correct response was Deer Farm. (Game Farm was also an acceptable...

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Name That Beach E12

Name That Beach E12

Thank you to all who participated in the E11 challenge. The correct response was Kuhushan Point. (Salmon Point, Salmon Point Pub, Oyster river estuary were acceptable responses) This is E12, the twelfth in a series of fourteen aerial photos showing well-known salt...

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A Novel Idea?

A Novel Idea?

I am not sure whether or not this concept is a novel idea, but it does seem to be an answer to an unasked question: how to quickly unhook a fish while it is still in a landing net? Good question. Often the fish unhooks itself with a flip or two upon being netted. A...

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Name That Beach E11

Name That Beach E11

HAPPY NEW YEAR!... Cheers! Thank you to all who participated in the E10 challenge. The correct response was the Scallop Farm. (Big Qualicum river/estuary were acceptable responses) This is E11, the eleventh in a series of fourteen aerial photos showing well-known salt...

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Name That Beach E10

Name That Beach E10

Thank you to all who participated in the E9 challenge. The correct response was Roy Creek. (Royston, Wrecks at Royston were acceptable responses) This is E10, the tenth in a series of fourteen aerial photos showing well-known salt water fly-fishing locales. All you...

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Where Are the Salmon?

Where Are the Salmon?

Did you ever wonder; to where did those missing salmon go? A case in point: to some beach anglers it became obvious as the season progressed, the usually great Pink salmon fishing season at Nile Creek was going to be a bust, again. There had been no predictors early...

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Name That Beach E9

Name That Beach E9

Thank you to all who participated in the E8 challenge. The correct response was Nile Creek. This is E9, the ninth in a series of fourteen aerial photos showing well-known salt water fly-fishing locales. All you have to do is send me an e-mail at: ghillie@island.net...

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