Fishing with Rod Discussion Forum

Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
Advanced search  

Author Topic: 2011/12 Chilliwack River steelhead fishery information & water condition updates  (Read 61038 times)

firebird

  • Subscriber
  • Sr. Member
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 133

Maybe, but the freezing level has been pretty low so might not be too bad.
Logged

chris gadsden

  • Subscriber
  • Old Timer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 11232

Not raining this AM.

CohoMan

  • Old Timer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 542

Water looks really awesome but no love for me....
Logged

chris gadsden

  • Subscriber
  • Old Timer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 11232

Heavy rain and water is starting to show some colour when I looked a few minutes ago.

Dave

  • Subscriber
  • Old Timer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 1546

Heavy rain and water is starting to show some colour when I looked a few minutes ago.
He means Canuck green ;D
Logged

BigFisher

  • Subscriber
  • Old Timer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 1758
  • Bite My Hook

Got ugly, I dont like ugly.
Logged
The Bigger The Better!

HOOK

  • Old Timer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 2197

we were fishing the backside of Allison in th afternoon yesterday when it started to rain, left about 30mins after the rain started because i had a bday a party to get to. Both pipes coming off the clay bank were puking clay which is what coloured the water up very fast. water was crystal clear above the pipes and about a foot or less below them. Thank god we fished down lower while it was raining because clarity was pretty good
Logged
Check out our new blog



http://funonthefly.blogspot.ca/

1son

  • Sr. Member
  • ****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 291

rain is good bring it on  ;D
Logged

chris gadsden

  • Subscriber
  • Old Timer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 11232

rain is good bring it on  ;D
Conditions were good when I looked at it this morning. I have been off the river for 10 days now because of a knee injury but this coming week I will be back out there, watch out fish. ;D ;D

Dennis.t

  • Old Timer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 555

Great conditions! Medium flow with that steelhead green color! ;D
Logged

Steelhead Fever

  • Jr. Member
  • **
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 41

The river is in good shape definatley fishable has a good flow to it with that steelhead green flow.
Was out saturday in the rain cloud sun, it rained cats n dogs the night before so I almost called the trip off, sure glad I didn't as I hooked into my first steelie this season a nice chrome thing came up for a look at me didn't seem happy about me jerking it up stream, snapped my line:( arrgghhh?
I forgot when you get the fish closer to shore they flip out n pull harder must have had my palm too tight on the cp which i'm still new at thought I was pretty good with it.
Just a reminder if you have a bad spot in your main line like a kink or just a lil flick you notice as you fire your line out, thats a bad\weak spot and when you do get a steel it will prob snap there so dont be lazy like me pull the line out a bit and do a re tie.
Also dont hold your palm super tight on the cp those fish r crazy strong, tink tink tink SNAP! lol  If you see a 25gram float going up stream? yeah thats her she took everything and is wearing a indian blade for the dudes.
Good luck everyone!
Happy fishing they are definatley in there lol.
Logged

DMW

  • Old Timer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 3564
  • Searching for early Steel.....

Been raining here most of the night, river graph hasn't really moved much yet.  I'm going to head out there pretty quick.  If you don't hear from me in 30 mins it's means I'm catching either fish or a cold.  Or just that the river is in fishable shape!! Lol
Logged
Fishing and Cars.... gotta love it!

joy-of-fishing

  • Jr. Member
  • **
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 20

Any update of how the river is? Clarity? im itchin to go tomorrow
Logged

CohoMan

  • Old Timer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 542

Well, looks like the river must be in fishable conditions!!!!!
Logged

chris gadsden

  • Subscriber
  • Old Timer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 11232

Well, looks like the river must be in fishable conditions!!!!!

Toss up.