BC fishing for salmon, trout, steelhead, sturgeon, halibut and other sport fish in British Columbia Canada!

July 2017

Latest BC Fishing Videos
Inshore Lingcod Tactics Inshore Lingcod Tactics
Dave Murphy at Murphy Sportfishing in Kyuquot Sound demonstrates an effective and selective method of catching big lingcod.
Wild River, Untamed Coho Wild River, Untamed Coho
Join Rod and Kitty as they explore a remote stream on Vancouver Island in early fall for large, wild coho salmon.

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Latest BC Fishing Reports
Lower Mainland Fishing Report Lower Mainland
Salmon fishing remains slow, sturgeon fishing has been excellent and lake fishing still produces.
Updated on July 24th, 2017
Vancouver saltwater fishing report Vancouver Saltwater
Bon Chovy Fishing Charters is reporting excellent chinook salmon fishing around the Gulf Islands in the past week.
Updated on June 1st, 2017

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Latest BC Fishing Deals, News & Events

2017's Lingcod and Rockfish Regulations
If you are thinking about targeting rockfish and lingcod this season, please see the following fishery notices on daily quotas and openings.
Posted on April 21st, 2017

Berry's Bait and Tackle Spring Sale
Richmond's Berry's Bait and Tackle is having its annual spring sale between April 17th and 23rd! Check out the sale flyers!
Posted on April 17th, 2017

March 2017 Updates!
We're taking a break and will resume regular video broadcast in late March. 1,600 people participated in Chilliwack's All About Fishing.
Posted on March 20th, 2017

Chilliwack's All About Fishing
The second annual Chilliwack's All About Fishing will be hosted on March 11th at Chilliwack Heritage Park!
Posted on February 27th, 2017

February 2017 Updates!
Here is an update on what we have been up to so far in 2017 and what our plans are in the next couple of months!
Posted on February 13th, 2017

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Featured BC Fishing Articles & Videos

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.

Blog: Curing the Early Season Steelhead Bug
Rod documents his recent outings for winter steelhead in the Chilliwack Vedder River system, which has been productive lately.

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.

Chilliwack River Winter Steelhead Fishery
This summary focuses on Chilliwack River's winter steelhead fishery, including spots, timing and other species which you may encounter.

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

Sockeye Salmon Fishing Closed in Region 2
Due to conservation concerns for the Fraser River sockeye salmon, fishing for sockeye salmon is closed in Region 2.

Finfish Closure for Tidal Portion of Somass River
Starting on July 31st, parts of the tidal portion of the Somass river is closed to fishing for all fin-fish.

Somass River Sockeye Salmon Daily Limit
Fisheries and Oceans Canada has increased the daily limit of sockeye salmon for a portion of Somass River known as Somass Park.

Squamish River Pink Salmon Opportunities
Fisheries and Oceans Canada has announced pink salmon fishing opportunities for Squamish River and its tributaries.

Skeena River Salmon Opening
Starting on July 15th, fishing for chinook, coho and pink salmon in the Skeena River opens.

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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
Hot Pursuit Charters
Lang's Fishing Adventures
Murphy Sportfishing
Kyuquot Sound
Tunkwa Lake Resort
Tunkwa Lake