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Reader’s Story: The Fish That Got Caught Twice

Reader’s Story: The Fish That Got Caught Twice

My name is Josh Knipe and I’ve got a story I’d like to share. The sun was shining, and the water was like glass. We weren’t out too long when we got off to a great start with two nice Chinook already in the box, which we’d caught while trolling over a huge bait ball. That’s when...

For the 22nd time, it’s “Just For The Halibut”

For the 22nd time, it’s “Just For The Halibut”

Island Outfitters held their 22nd Annual "Just for the Halibut' Derby" April 21 & 22. This derby kicks off the fishing season for many southern Vancouver Island anglers, and annually draws participants from Western Canadian provinces and the United States.

12th Annual Elk Lake Take a Kid Fishing Derby

12th Annual Elk Lake Take a Kid Fishing Derby

The 12th annual "Elk Lake Take a Kid Fishing Derby" was held April 14th, 2018. It was the largest turn out ever in the derby's history with 306 adults and 85 juniors entered.