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October 2016

Latest BC Fishing Videos
What Did You Have For Breakfast? What Did You Have For Breakfast?
Check out what we found in the stomach of this beautiful lingcod, you won't believe your eyes when you see it!
Grilled Salmon and Salsa Grilled Salmon and Salsa
In this video Recipe, Chef Matt at Murphy Sportfishing demonstrates a simply and delicious chinook salmon dish.

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Latest BC Fishing Reports
Lower Mainland Fishing Report Lower Mainland
The fall salmon fishing season in the Lower Mainland and Fraser Valley is now at its peak!
Updated on October 24th, 2016
Tunkwa Lake fishing report Tunkwa Lake
Trout are now feeding aggressively in the shallows as the night cools while the sun warms the lake in the day.
Updated on October 3rd, 2016

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Latest BC Fishing Deals, News & Events

Used Fishing Tackle Swap Meet and Sale
Fraser Valley Salmon Society to host used fishing tackle sale and swap meet in Chilliwack on November 19th.
Posted on October 18th, 2016

Sturgeon Fishing, Pros and Cons
What does the benefits and negative impacts the catch and release fishery have on the Lower Fraser River white sturgeon population?
Posted on August 29th, 2016

Fred's Custom Tackle Reopens Chilliwack Store
Fred Custom Tackle will be reopening a new store in Chilliwack on September 5th. Find out in Fred's latest video update!
Posted on August 28th, 2016

Volunteers Wanted at National Championship
Canadian National Fly Fishing Championship is scheduled to take place on October 5th to 7th in Princeton and volunteers are wanted.
Posted on August 2nd, 2016

Sportfishing Institute of BC July Updates
Descending devices for rockfish release, safety and catch guidelines for tuna, long term catch sustainability are just some of the topics.
Posted on July 12th, 2016

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Featured BC Fishing Articles & Videos

Planning the Perfect River Salmon Fishing Trip
Salmon fishing in Southwestern BC's rivers can be excellent in October and November, here are some useful tips for new anglers.

Video Tutorial: Selecting the Right Lake
In this fishing tutorial, we take a look at different ways you can find the best lake for your fishing trip in BC Canada.

Article: Chilliwack River Fall Salmon Fishery
This summary focuses on Chilliwack River's fall chinook, coho and chum salmon fishery which can be very productive.

Blog: Passing on the Joy
Recently we brought young angler Jacob along to one of our favourite brook trout lakes and introduced a new style of fishing to him.

Fish Recipe: Simple Delicious Halibut
Here is a really simple yet delicious halibut recipe which we love! All you need are thin slices of halibut, egg wash, Panko breadcrumb.

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Latest BC Fishing Regulation Updates

Pitt River No Salmon Fishing Lifted
Fisheries and Oceans Canada has lifted the salmon fishing closure for the Pitt River now that sockeye salmon have completed spawning.

Harrison River Chinook Retention Closure
Due to low return forecast, Fisheries and Oceans Canada has closed retention of chinook salmon for Harrison River.

Non-tidal Fraser River Salmon Opening
The non-tidal portion of the Fraser River will reopen for salmon fishing on September 19th, 2016.

Tidal Fraser River Salmon Opening
The tidal portion of the Fraser River will reopen for salmon fishing on September 19th, 2016.

Fraser River Mouth Salmon Opening
The mouth of the Fraser River will reopen for salmon fishing on September 19th, 2016.

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Featured BC Fishing Spots

Marquart Lake, Merritt
Located just outside of Merritt in the Thompson-Nicola Region, this little lake offers good rainbow trout fishing and other activities.

Jones Lake
Also known as Wahleach Lake, this reservoir produces rainbow trout, cutthroat trout and kokanee in spring and summer.

Durrance Lake, Mount Work Regional Park
This so-called urban lake is surrounded by dense forest and abundant wildlife while providing good trout fishing for families.

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.

Find more fishing locations!

Fishing Retail Stores
Army and Navy
New West, Langley & Vancouver
Berry's Bait & Tackle
First Light Fishing & Tackle
Fred's Custom Tackle
Abbotsford & Chilliwack
Mike's Reel Repair
Pacific Angler
River City Marine
Sea-Run Fly & Tackle
Trout Waters
Fishing Guides & Lodges
Bon Chovy Fishing Charters
Fishing Tofino
Great River Fishing Adventures
Lang's Fishing Adventures
Murphy Sportfishing
Stamp River & Kyuquot
Reel Obsession
Victoria & Zeballos
Tunkwa Lake Resort
Tunkwa Lake