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BC Black Rockfish and their Ilk

BC Black Rockfish and their Ilk

Tell anyone that you plan on casting a fly to scorpionfish and they will look at you as if you are from another planet.

How to Customize Lures to Suit Your Area

How to Customize Lures to Suit Your Area

We all know some lures just work well straight out of the factory, while others require some adjustment. Your goal is to make the lures match the feed around your area and look like it is wounded.

Pinks for Pinks

Pinks for Pinks

Standard high-producing flies, such as the Pink Handlebar and Cathy’s Coat, are likely the main ammunition for most fly fishers. However..

How To Jig For Salmon in BC

How To Jig For Salmon in BC

Summer has arrived, and with it salmon jigging season. As summer progresses, the salmon move into shallower water closer to shore. This means that you can leave the downriggers at home and get jigging.