March 2, 2020

It's coming - another lengthy non-retention of Chinook Salmon for our local waters and beyond.  Last year, DFO mandated a non-retention of Chinook Salmon from April 15- July 15 in almost every fishery management area surrounding Vancouver Island and throughout the Sali...

February 14, 2020

Exciting news....Long time and seriously talented fishing guide Roy Tanami has partnered up with me running his custom built 21' Cope Design welded aluminum fishing machine.  Having Roy "on board" we can get more clients out on the water. 

Hopefully, the winter is...

September 17, 2019

That was one quick successful summer of fishing Chinook Salmon in area 29 off the North, Middle and South Arms of the Fraser River.  Now we are getting into the fall weather of stronger winds and more rain.  The next waves of Chinook Salmon are the Harrison and Chilliw...

August 18, 2019

The Vancouver accessible fishing waters from the upper reaches of Howe Sound to the Vancouver Harbour and the Salish Sea from Gulf Islands all the way down to the the International Border has been closed to wild and hatchery Chinook Salmon retention from April 17 to Au...

April 14, 2019

After a mild and wonderful winter fishing season in the Vancouver and Howe Sound waters, the Spring fishery has started with a bang!  Right on schedule, the Chinook Salmon also known as Spring Salmon have arrived off the south coast of Bowen Island.  There is a plateau...

October 7, 2018

Well the 2018 Sockeye run did not disappoint as there were so many fish returning, we fished until the September 27th closure.  Even after the closure, we were still marking many schools off the South Arm of the Fraser River.  The Capilano returns of Chinook salmon was...

August 9, 2018

Where has the summer gone? The weather has been gorgeous and so has the fishing.  June was very productive in the local Vancouver waters for the Chinook fishery and the Cohoes started to show in July.  If the winds weren't blowing, going across the pond over to Thrashe...

June 6, 2018

Well the month of May didn't disappoint as the fishing continued to remain spectacular, although it did end with a bit of hit and miss during the past week.  We have had a lot of Killer Whales sightings off the south end of Bowen Island and up in the Howe Sound regions...

May 3, 2018

Someone call 911.  Chinook Salmon fishing for the southern half of the Georgia Strait is on fire!  We have been getting so many salmon to the boat that we lose count.  The salmon have been caught from 80' to 150' and biting on a variety of spoons and hootchies.  Many v...

March 26, 2018

Well we made it through the winter with the usual hit an and miss salmon fishery.  We had some

glorious sun filled days on flat water as well as some wet and lumpy conditions hooking up numerous undersize fish but with persistence, we did manage some tasty winter chinoo...

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