Last day of Salmon Fishing is a winner!

Last day of Salmon Fishing is a winner!

One last go at the Chum Salmon The Squamish River has been good to me since the first visit there in 1988 so I keep going back. The river is gorgeous and the surrounding landscapes are pure eye candy. And there’s fish. In this case it’s the last day for retention of Chum Salmon on the Squamish River. The great thing about catching Chum Salmon here is that most fish you hook into on the lower river will be ‘tidal’ fish. Meaning they have come into the river on the last high tide. The lower river is notorious for this and given that the salt water is only a few […]

Chum Salmon invade the Fraser River Valley!

Chum Salmon invade the Fraser River Valley!

This is by far the best Chum Salmon fishing we have seen in years! Chums are usually big in numbers but this year is insane. They just keep coming in every day. The Fraser River Valley tributaries are teaming with Chum salmon. Every run is boiling with fish. It’s a ton of fun for everyone. What does this mean for our charter guests? Lots and lots of hookups for everyone. We have seen many of our clients hooking up with up to 50 Chum salmon each per day. Chums are solid scrappers and if you tie into that many in a day your arms are going to feel it. But […]