It requires a lot of time to individually punch in a series of GPS “waypoints” into a chart plotter. We thought it would be beneficial to have an easy-to-download file for those who would like to fish the west coast of Vancouver Island, and keep within regulations for retention.
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The Tyee Club has been one of Port Alberni’s top attractions since the Great Depression, enticing locals and tourists alike to experience fishing at its finest. While people could barely scrape a couple of coins together, they still found a way to take part in this annual event that's tradition continues today.
The 13th annual Elk Lake Take a Kid Fishing Derby was held April 13th, 2013 with 174 adults and 50 junior anglers participating.
Organizations in the Comox Valley and surrounding areas that are making great strides in efforts to protect and enhance our salmon stocks. Here's how to get involved.
Vancouver Island is home to approximately 37 hatcheries, seven of which are major federally operated facilities. In addition, there are also 45 First Nations and non-profit community-based groups working toward one common goal: helping to enhance salmon stocks as well as to protect, maintain, and restore their natural habitat. In 2018...
Congratulations to Tak Shoji for his entry titled “Race for Survival” – the winner of the 2019-20 Salmon Conservation Stamp competition. This image will adorn next year’s stamp required to retain salmon caught in West Coast tidal waters.
You know those, “Oh, I get it” moments? Out of all the trips to derbies, lodges, and scenic fishing spots on Vancouver Island in 2018, the trip to Tahsis was truly mine.
We just love reader stories. Here's one that will warm your heart. Written by Nanaimo's own 7-year old Megan Wood. Seal on!!
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Watch the video. Fishing for lingcod and salmon with Trevor Zboyovsky owner and operator of No Bananas Fishing Charters at Oak Bay.