Find out what's working and what's not when fishing in the Howe Sound area near Vancouver. Tips, best practices, places and the go-to lures are just a sample of what you'll find in our Area Reports.
SRKW Action Threatens More Closures - DFO Announces Chinook Fishery Shutdown - Concerns Over Looming DFO Decision for Chinook Fishing Closure - Nanoose Fishing Report - Esperanza Inlet Fishing Report - Nanaimo Fishing Report - Tom's Chipotle Hickory Smoked Salmon - Disaronno-Candied Cayenne Smoked Salmon - Port Hardy Fishing Report - Port McNeill Fishing Report - Campbell River Fishing Report - Nootka Sound Fishing Report - Tofino Fishing Report - French Creek Fishing Report - Victoria Fishing Report - Chinook Options Op-Ed - Courtenay-Comox Fishing Report - Choosing the Right Fishing Line - Huxley's Run - April 2016 - Huxley's Run - Aug 2016 - Huxley's Run - July 2017 - Huxley's Run - Aug 2017 - Huxley's Run - Jan 2018 - Huxley's Run - Feb 2018 - 2018 Recreational Fishing Licences - March 2018: Mandatory Release of Prawns with Eggs - DFO Notices - Sockeye Opens in Port Alberni Inlet May 1 - Say Ahhhhhh – Ling Cod Is Open! - Proposed DFO Closure - East Point, Port Renfrew to Otter Point, Sooke BC - Juan de Fuca/Strait of Georgia Chinook Regulations 2018 - DFO Species at Risk Program: Proposed Amended Recovery Strategy for Northern and Southern Resident Killers Whales - Sport Fishing Advisory Board (SFAB) South Coast Meeting Highlights - Southern BC Fishing Outlook 2019 - DFO Feedback Deadline March 1 - 2019 Fraser River Chinook Conservation Measures - Fraser River Chinook 2019 - How To Write A Letter To The DFO - The SFAB Process: Why and How Anglers Can Become Engaged - Call to Action – Help Save BC’s Public Fishery - 2018 Sproat Loggers Winter Spring Derby - 12th Annual Elk Lake Take a Kid Fishing Derby - For the 22nd time, it's "Just For The Halibut" - Bamfield May-Long “Halibutathon” Derby - On the Water: Nootka Sound By Boat - DFO F1089 Announcement - Chum Salmon Johnstone Straight - It’s All About the Fish: Tahsis Salmon Enhancement Derby 2018 - Remembering Catherine Falavolito - The 2019-2020 Salmon Conservation Stamp - PSF Video: The Truth About Orcas, Seals, and Chinook - Critical Habitat Designation: What Does this Mean for the West Coast Recreational Fishery? - 2019 Name That Lure Contest Results - Gulf Islands South Fishing Report - Bamfield Fishing Report - Port Alberni Fishing Report - Winter Chinook Fishing: The Essentials - Vancouver Island Salmon Enhancement & Habitat Restoration - Enigmatic Winter-Run Steelhead - Minnows for Island Lakes - Shallow Water Solutions - Sooke Fishing Report - Zeballos Fishing Report - Howe Sound Fishing Report - Port Renfrew Fishing Report - Reader Story: Megan Wood Catches a Seal at Port Renfrew - Canning Salmon Like the Pros - How to Fish Glow Lures Effectively - Take the 2-min Survey — Win a backpack! - Short Story Contest! Reader Stories - On The Water: Tofino For Halibut - Name That Lure! - 700,000 Juvenile Chum Dead at Powell River Hatchery - 13 Gifts For The Fisherman Who Has It All - AUTO-VOX M1W: The Backup Camera You Have Been Looking For - The Seal Debate: To Cull Or Not To Cull? - On The Water: Oak Bay With No Bananas! - Gear For The Year: Part 4 - Fly of the Month: The Palmered Brown Bug - Fly Fishing Winter Gear Maintenance - Winterizing Your Boat: A Checklist - Puttin' on the Ritz Seafood Recipe - Fly Fishing Tips: Leaders and Tippets - Andrew's West Coast Salmon - 2018 BC Sportsmen's Show Highlights - On The Water: Gabriola Island Is Bob's Island - The Campbell River Big Rock Boat Ramp is Open—Phase 1 Complete - How To Catch More Chum Salmon - Reader's Story: The Fish That Got Caught Twice - Gear For the Year: Part 3 - Gear For the Year: Part 2 - Gear For The Year: Part 1 - Nootka Marine Adventures - Red vs White Spring Salmon - BC Smallmouth On Vancouver Island - Poachers: Observe, Record, And Report - MMSI: Now Available Online! - The State Of Coho 2018 - Fishing Alone: Why the MOB+ Could Save Your Life - I’m a Nymph Guy - Applying River Techniques to Ocean Fishing - Fraser River Sockeye Forecast 2018 - Sounding for Lingcod - Downrigger Fishing Angles for Salmon - Fishing With Toddlers - Remote Communication Alternatives: How To Stay In Touch - Vancouver Island Spring Hatches - The Other Side of Nootka - Campbell River - The Salmon Capital Of The World - Winter Chinooks - Mooching - It's 2018... Will the Salmon Allocation Policy Change? - Save Your Rod Tip - What is a Hawaiian Snap? - Quick Change - Corkscrew - Saltwater Fishing At Port Hardy - Chinook, King Salmon - The State Of Chinook 2018 - Hakai Land & Sea Fishing Club - Exploring Port Alberni - Old-School Prairie Spoon Trick - Add Pics To The Brag Board And Tell Your Fish Story - Welcome To Vancouver Island! - Wood-Plank Salmon with Thyme - Cotton Carrier CCS G3 Grey Strapshot - March 2018 Halibut Update: Vancouver Island - Halibut Basics: Bait - Camping In The Rain - Winter Fly Fishing - Letter from the New Publisher - Assume The Position - Island Hunting - Fly of the Month - Island Fly Fisher - Coho - Fly of the Month - Emergers - Motor Mooching - What Is It? - What Did I Hook? - Undocking - How To Fish Plugs - The Art of Steelheading for the Novice - Boat Trailering in the Winter on the Island