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Category Archives: Gear

How To Pick A Fly Fishing Rod

How To Pick A Fly Fishing Rod

“How do I pick a fly rod?” It’s certainly a valid question, and although experienced fly-fishers often look at beginners with a wondering eye when they ask that, if you take a moment to think about it, it is probably the first really good question beginners ask.

2019 Gear For the Year: Part 1

2019 Gear For the Year: Part 1

Our popular 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!

Safety First With AIS

Safety First With AIS

When an AIS receiver is integrated into your marine electronics system, other vessels equipped with an AIS transmitter are shown on your multifunction display as isosceles triangles. AIS targets are viewable on chart pages and radar screens.

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.