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January 2019

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Bloopers from 2018 Bloopers from 2018
Here is a compilation of fishing bloopers, or fails, during the filming of our episodes in 2018!
Fishing Float Lodge Experience Fishing Float Lodge Experience
Our amazing fishing float lodge experience at Coastal Springs Float Lodge in Knight Inlet BC.

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Latest BC Fishing Reports
Lower Mainland Fishing Report Lower Mainland
Vedder River winter steelhead fishery is improving. Trout fishing opportunities are available despite of the cold.
Updated on January 7th, 2019
Tunkwa Lake fishing report Tunkwa Lake
Ice fishing has been excellent at Tunkwa and Leighton Lake, according to Al Patton at Tunkwa Lake Resort.
Updated on January 7th, 2018

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Latest BC Fishing Deals, News & Events

Tunkwa Lake Winter Ice Fishing Specials
Winter is fast approaching and ice is almost safe at Tunkwa Lake. The resort is offering mid-week specials for its cabins throughout this season.
Posted on November 23rd, 2018

Chilliwack River Guardians
Beginning in December 2018, Chilliwack River Guardians will be collecting information from anglers and providing information to increase compliance during the winter steelhead fishing season.
Posted on November 20th, 2018

Fraser River Salmon Fishing Reopens
Posted on October 26th, 2018
Fisheries and Oceans Canada has reopened salmon fishing for the Lower Fraser River. Please see the following fishery notices for daily quotas in opened areas:

Featured BC Fishing Articles & Videos

Video: My Ice Fishing Rod and Reel Setup
Watch this video overview by Rod showing his latest and favourite rod and reel setup for ice fishing in Interior BC.

Q & A Number Four: Can You Take Me Fishing?
Rod and co-host Kitty sit down at Murphy Sportfishing's Riverside Lodge for a Q & A session to answer your questions!

Chilliwack River Fall Salmon Fishery
Chilliwack/Vedder River offers a productive fishery for chinook, coho and chum salmon between September and November.

Fish Selectively During Sockeye Closure
While the Fraser River is closed to sockeye salmon fishing, anglers should practice selective fishing methods for chinook salmon.

Video Tutorial: Line Setup for Lure Spinning
Kitty Kanhoffen demonstrates how to connect the braided main line to the fluorocarbon leader for salmon and steelhead.

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Latest BC Fishing Regulation Updates

Squamish River Chum Salmon Retention Closure
Due to low abundance, Fisheries and Oceans Canada has closed chum salmon retention for the Squamish River.

Chum Closures in Lower Fraser Tributaries
Fisheries and Oceans Canada is closing chum salmon retention in some tributaries of the Lower Fraser River.

Harrison River Chinook Salmon Closure
Due to abundance not being able to meet this year's escapement requirement, Harrison River chinook salmon retention is closed.

Puntledge River Chinook and Coho Openings
Fisheries and Oceans Canada has announced fishing opportunities for chinook and coho salmon in the Puntledge River.

Southern BC Marine Waters Sockeye Opening
Fisheries and Oceans Canada has announced sockeye salmon retention opening for Southern BC marine waters on August 1st.

More information on BC fishing regulations...

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
Richmond
First Light Fishing & Tackle
Burnaby
Fred's Custom Tackle
Abbotsford & Chilliwack
Hatch Match'r
Maple Ridge
Mike's Reel Repair
Abbotsford
Pacific Angler
Vancouver
River City Marine
Abbotsford
Sea-Run Fly & Tackle
Coquitlam