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Name That Lure!

Name That Lure!

Our January Quiz is now closed. Stay tuned for the winners to be announced.

13 Gifts For The Fisherman Who Has It All

13 Gifts For The Fisherman Who Has It All

Looking for a unique gift for the fisherman who has everything? Look no further than this list of easy, useful, and fun gifts—something for everyone here.

Gear For The Year: Part 4

Gear For The Year: Part 4

Installment #4 for 2018. "Gear for the Year" is our award-winning fishing tackle and gear round-ups for fishing Vancouver Island, and the British Columbia Coast.

Gear For the Year: Part 3

Gear For the Year: Part 3

2018's best gear for fishing and enjoying boating on the West Coast of British Columbia, and beyond.

Gear For the Year: Part 2

Gear For the Year: Part 2

Welcome to our newest column featuring the latest and greatest in drool-worthy, must have gear for the year! Get your ‘hooks’ into these. We have, and we did well! We’ll update you with new gear that we’ve tried every month. If it appears here—it’s Gear for the Year 2018: Part 2...

Fishing Alone: Why the MOB+ Could Save Your Life

Fishing Alone: Why the MOB+ Could Save Your Life

If you haven’t had a look at Fell Marine’s MOB+, I strongly suggest you do. I think it’s one of the best safety devices I’ve ever come across. Simply put, it’s a wireless cut-off switch that you can pair with up to four fobs...

Gear For The Year: Part 1

Gear For The Year: Part 1

Welcome to our newest column featuring the latest and greatest in drool-worthy, must have gear for the year! Get your ‘hooks’ into these. We have, and we did well! We'll update you with new gear that we've tried every month.

Vancouver Island Spring Hatches

Vancouver Island Spring Hatches

May on Vancouver Island brings with it almost every insect hatch that occurs on the island. March and April see the midges start and they are still going gangbusters on the lakes and ponds.