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April 19, 2014

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Dam The Honey Do List
Written by treblig | Apr 14, 2014
For me the honey do list is created by the task manager. That is usually me. Yes I know we call it a honey do list referring to the fact that it is created by another partner normally the wife, the girlfriend, the other. When I say it, it's in a more humorous tone as in reality it is ''I'' who is the toughest on myself.

The end of March is the official ending of both salt and fresh water licenses. This for me on the East Coast of Vancouver Island signifies the end of the seasons. From July to the end of March I dedicate myself to the sport I love fishing. I call it dedication but its an addiction. My days off, my holidays, my late shifts often in the morning before work, day shifts with the summer hours I can fish till 10pm after I come home from work.

Unfortunately from April to June I can only go out when my frien [...]
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FRESHWATER FISHING REPORT
Report Image 1 Squamish River Valley
Submitted by Silversides Guided Fishing | Apr 10, 2014 9:02AM
Fly fishing the Squamish river near Vancouver - Fly fishing on the Squamish river has been extremely good lately!
Salmon fry are plentiful and lots of big trout are gorging on them(that's a hint for fly choice). The river has big Bull trout, Rainbow's and Cutthroat PLUS Steelhead.
Our last trip a few days ago produced 2 Steelhead, numerous Bull's all the way up to 7 lbs, Cutthroat up to 3-4 lbs, Rainbow's to 3-4 lbs.
The Squamish should be an excellent choice for the next few weeks, as will the Cheakamus.
Or go for Salmo [...]
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Report Image 1 Gabriola Island
Submitted by Regan Lall | Apr 9, 2014 11:41AM
I had to double check my calendar. - Just coming off a 6 days in a row of the most fantastic fishing I have seen in these water in..........ever, and I’ve been fishing these water since the mid sixties. I had to check the calendar to make sure it was still the 1st week of April.

The water around Gabriola went off April 2nd and has been phenomenal till Yesterday April 8th as a bit of a bloom has appeared. Only slowed the fishing down a wee bit, only got 2 on board. We have been boating up to 22#. loads of 14-15 [...]
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Bamfield
Submitted by Doug Lindores | Apr 6, 2014 9:16AM
Winter Chinook Improving. Early April Had a Few Good Days Bamfield Summer Fishing Looks Fantastic - The Bamfield Wall and adjacent areas has been improving for Winter Chinook over the last few weeks. Early April has seen quite a bit more bait move in which pushes a flood of feeder Chinook in also. The general rule for feeder Chinook is ''where one finds the bait the salmon will be there. The Bamfield Wall from as far as Sarita Bay to Whittlestone has had plenty of good sized bait balls. The best spots have been right in the Bamfield Harbor, Scotch Bay and areas closer to Sarita Bay. [...]
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Port Alberni Inlet
Submitted by Doug Lindores | Apr 6, 2014 9:08AM
West Coast Fishing and Port Alberni Inlet Salmon Fishing Opportunities Outstanding for 2014 - With the many outlooks now posted and forecast the sport fishing opportunities in all Pacific Rim areas look outstanding for the 2014 salmon sport fishing season. This is the year that everyone should have opportunity to celebrate the landing of a Pacific salmon. The migration of salmon to the large water sheds to the south of Vancouver Island are one of the biggest in years. Returns of West Coast Vancouver Island Coho are termed abundant with returns forecast to be better than 2013. T [...]
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Northern Coastal Rivers
Submitted by Noelgyger | Apr 6, 2014 8:46AM
Spring Steelhead has started... - Trout fishing has been pretty good, over the winter and now early spring. I have a report that some Steelhead are coming into the river now. This river has a spring run of Steelhead only.

PLEASE be careful when drifting I have a notice that a tree has fallen blocking the river above the Big Wedeene run.
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SALTWATER FISHING REPORT
Report Image 1 Los Suenos
Submitted by Mark Janzen | Apr 1, 2014 9:24AM
March 2014 Los Suenos Fishing Report week 2 - March 11 out of Quepos what is decribed as ''Confirmed from IGFA and TBF this is the first albino blue marlin ever recorded in history'' what a catch and what an experience for this luck group, and to have video and photo proff well pricless. The fishing out of Los Suenos has been fantastic with Marlin releases and the Sailfish have been hungry as well with the daily average sitting at 12 per day.
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FRESHWATER FISHING REPORT
Report Image 1 Fraser Valley
Submitted by Brian Mack @ Silversides Fishing Adventures | Mar 31, 2014 11:57AM
Fraser River Valley Fishing report by Brian Mack - Silversides Fishing Adventures - Fraser valley Fishing report by Brian Mack @ Silversides Fishing Adventures:
Fraser Sturgeon Fishing deal for April: $575 for up to 4 ppl for an 8 hour charter!
Fishing gift certificates are available for your loved one! Ideal for birthdays, wedding gifts, anniversaries etc. Lessons, guided Sturgeon or Salmon trips, fly fishing trips on the famous upper Pitt river, and more! Please call Brian @ 1-604-864-5445 to get yours today.
Fraser river Sturgeon fishing is quite good now, ma [...]
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Report Image 1 Chilliwack-Vedder River
Submitted by Brian Mack @ Silversides Guided Fishing | Mar 31, 2014 11:38AM
Chilliwack-Vedder River Fishing report by Brian Mack @ Silversides - By mid March lots of fresh fish entered the river and it's been consistently good for us each time we go out. Good numbers of wild Steelhead are available for the catch and release fisher. Best baits will be roe bags, pieces of prawn, jigs, colorado blades, spoons, single eggs, egg clusters, gooeybobs, pink worms or wool.
Jan-April is the best time to be here for peak Steelhead fishing so its a great time to book a guided trip or Steelhead fishing lessons. The usual assortment of offeri [...]
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Report Image 1 Sooke
Submitted by Ron Neitsch | Mar 30, 2014 4:09PM
Salmon, Halibut and Crab in Sooke - March 26, 2014 Morning Charter with Ron
Fished for Winter Springs this morning with Jim and Ruth from Ontario. Left the dock at Sooke Harbour Resort and Marina at about 7:45am, dropping the Crab trab on the way out we headed around the spit to find calm water and the cloudy skies opening up to sunshine. Made our way to infront of the Harbour Mouth and dropped the gear in around 130ft of water. Hooked up a Purple Haze Kinetic flasher to a White Lightning Coho Killer, and a colourful Ch [...]
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Salmonchaser wrote: I'm not sure you would be able to see the action on the hoochie unless you were in the water with it.
Today 11:27AM
RustedBlade wrote: Hit up Tribune Bay today and limited out again!! Same set up as last week. To bad for crappy weather this weekend.
Yesterday 7:54PM
Blainedrick wrote: I will be returning to Nootka this summer - I can't get enough. After 4 years, there are still a dozen or more places I'd like to explore, things I'd like to try. - get to the 7 mile halibut zone and get some halibuts - spend more time at Bajo Reef - Fish the mouth of Beano Creek - Moor overnight in Burdwood Bay under the stars - f [...]
Yesterday 11:58AM
Andiez wrote: only 32 to 42 inches
Apr 17, 2014 9:59PM
BigBearSC wrote: April 15&16 fishing report With a beautiful weekend of weather behind us and the return of rain Big Bear sloshed through and had a couple of really decent days of angling. I had the pleasure of hosting Rodney Hsu of Fishing with Rod and his crew to two days of fishing in Barkely Sound for early season Chinook. Day 1 found us [...]
Apr 17, 2014 11:32AM
abbyfireguy wrote: So still no needlefish lures? What would be a good alternative for a planned trip to Bamfield Jun 16th?
Apr 15, 2014 6:23PM
curmudgeon wrote: Bit of a push through the Cowie over the last week. Not a ton of fish but good size and fresh
Apr 13, 2014 7:13PM
Andiez wrote: went out on the 1st barely seen anything
Apr 5, 2014 8:21PM
LocalfishingknowledgeMaui wrote: Aloha gang, Here are some of the latest catches from Maui. A nice size Ono that had two trolling hooks in its mouth and still bit my love Opelu. Aloha and Hanapa'a, Capt. Jon Jon (image)
Apr 2, 2014 5:29AM
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