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April 2014

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Float Fishing for Steelhead Float Fishing for Steelhead
Episode one of 2012's video diary features local Fraser Valley anglers Chris Gadsden and Nick Basok float fishing for steelhead.
Tidal Fraser Pink Salmon Tidal Fraser Pink Salmon
Episode three of 2011's video diary focuses on the how-tos of Tidal Fraser River pink salmon fishery, which takes place once every two years.

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Latest BC Fishing Reports
Lower Mainland Fishing Report Lower Mainland
Lower Mainland fishing season is shifting from rivers to lakes. Trout fishing has been excellent at most lakes in recent weeks.
Updated on April 20th, 2014
Tunkwa Lake Fishing Report Tunkwa & Leighton Lakes
Tunkwa Lake Resort manager Al Patton reports ice-off is happening fast at Tunkwa and Leighton Lakes.
Updated on April 20th, 2013

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Latest BC Fishing Deals, News & Events

Abbotsford Fly Fishing Film Tour
Fred's Custom Tackle is hosting a Fly Fishing Film Tour at its Abbotsford store on May 10th. The door opens at 5:30pm!
Posted on April 22nd, 2014

It Is Salmon Release Time!
Community hatcheries in Metro Vancouver and Fraser Valley are hosting juvenile salmon release festivals in the next several weeks.
Posted on April 21st, 2014

Lower Mainland Rainbow Trout stockings
Fraser Valley Trout Hatchery has stocked seven Lakes in Metro Vancouver and Fraser Valley between April 14th and 16th.
Posted on April 17th, 2014

Vancouver Island Rainbow Trout Stockings
Vancouver Island Trout Hatchery has over 6,000 rainbow trout into six lakes on Vancouver Island between April 7th and 9th.
Posted on April 17th, 2014

Squamish River Cleanup
Steelhead Society of BC is hosting its annual Squamish River cleanup on Sunday May 4th. Meet at Sunwolf at 10:00am.
Posted on April 7th, 2014

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Featured BC Fishing Articles & Videos

Early season Ucluelet Chinook Salmon
We recently joined Big Bear Salmon Charters in Ucluelet and targeted early season chinook salmon in Barkley Sound.

Jig Tying Tools
In this fishing video tutorial, Rod Toth from Bent Rods Fishing & Guiding Company explains the essential tools you need to tie jigs.

Salmon and Steelhead Jigs
In this video tutorial, Rod Toth from Bent Rods Fishing and Guiding Company explains the different types of jigs for salmon and steelhead.

Fishing Bloopers from 2013
Here is a compilation of video clips which we did not want to show last year. The fishing and filming do not always go smoothly.

Favourites of 2013
From the open Pacific Ocean on the WCVI to the peceful trout lakes in Interior BC, here are our favourite photographs from 2013!

Salmon Miso Soup
If you fancy a bowl of hot miso soup this winter, it can be done quite easily! Check out this simple recipe by using freshly caught salmon.

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Latest BC Fishing Regulation Updates

2014 Lingcod and Rockfish Openings
Fisheries and Oceans Canada has announced this year's lingcod and rockfish openings and limits in BC.

Saltwater Licence Goes Online
Starting this year, BC saltwater fishing licence will only be available online. The 2014/2015 licence will be available on March 18th.

Eulachon Closure Reminder
Anglers are reminded that due to low projected returns, eulachon recreational fishery will remain closed in 2014.

Halibut Fishing Opens on February 1st
Fisheries and Oceans Canada reopens recreational halibut fishing in BC on February 1st 2014.

Cowichan River Salmon Daily Quota Changes
Please note the changes of daily quota of Cowichan River's coho and chum salmon from November 1st and December 31st, 2013.

More information on BC fishing regulations...

Featured BC Fishing Spots

Tunkwa Lake
Located just north of Logan Lake in Thompson-Nicola, Tunkwa Lake offers excellent ice fishing for rainbow trout from December to March.

Tidal Fraser River
The Lower Fraser River between Steveston and Mission provides excellent fishing spots for pink salmon in September.

Chilliwack River
Winter steelhead fishing is available in this river system for Lower Mainland anglers from December to May.

Logan Lake
Located around 30 minute drive north of Merritt, Logan Lake offers excellent trout fishing under the ice throughout the winter months.

Belcarra Regional Park
This is the perfect location for families in the Lower Mainland who wish to do day trips for crabbing, fishing and BBQing.

Find more fishing locations!

Fishing Retail Stores
Army & Navy
Vancouver, New West, Langley
Berry's Bait & Tackle
Richmond
First Light Fishing & Tackle
Burnaby
Fred's Custom Tackle
Chilliwack & Abbotsford
Hatch Match'r
Maple Ridge
Mike's Reel Repair
Abbotsford
Pacific Angler
Vancouver
Sea-Run Fly & Tackle
Coquitlam
Valley Custom Rods
Chilliwack
Fishing Guides & Lodges
BC Sportfishing Group
Harrison Bay
Bent Rods Guiding
Chilliwack
Big Bear Salmon Charters
Ucluelet
Bon Chovy Fishing Charters
Vancouver
Fishing Tofino
Tofino
Great River Fishing Adventures
Chilliwack
Reel Obsession
Victoria & Zeballos
STS Guiding Service
Mission
Sturgeon Slayers
Lytton
The Rambling Fisherman
Vancouver Island
Tunkwa Lake Resort
Tunkwa Lake
Ultimate Sportfishing
Langley