Vancouver Guided Fly Fishing Report Aug 17, 2017

Vancouver Guided Fly Fishing Report Aug 17, 2017

Our Guided Fly Fishing for Pink Salmon has been ON FIRE! For the month of August 2017, all our guided fly fishing trips for Pink Salmon have produced amazing catches, far beyond most peoples expectations! See pictures below. Anglers are hooking up with 50 or more fish in just 5 or 6 hours of chucking flies into massive schools of Pink Salmon on our local rivers. The Squamish River is one of those rivers we love to guide on. It is the ideal fly fishing river and it’s only 50 minutes North of downtown Vancouver, British Columbia. Read: 2017 Salmon forecast Special Alert: Fraser River Sturgeon fishing is now on […]

2017’s Best Fishing Opportunities – Fraser Valley & Vancouver

2017’s Best Fishing Opportunities – Fraser Valley & Vancouver

Here’s what to look forward to for our guided sport fishing in 2017 The team at Silversides looks forward to seeing you in our 21st season(2017). Fishing opportunities in the Fraser River Valley and Vancouver, British Columbia are exceptional, numerous and multi seasonal. Our select team of highly experienced guides consistently provide ‘top of the line’ results for our valued guests. There are so many fine fishing options that exist here from Big game Sturgeon fishing to light tackle fly fishing. This article will help you choose the right guided trip for your next adventure. Featured fishing you can confidently book for in the 2017 season for the Fraser River […]

Some Beauty Bull Trout on the Fly

Some Beauty Bull Trout on the Fly

Finding Bull Trout is the adventure It’s April 17 and one of our fly fishing guides Jason and myself have the afternoon to go chuck some flies for Bull trout on the Squamish river just north of Vancouver. I decide to take him into a secret run I know. It requires a 20 minute hike through some very cool looking Elk trails and finally pops out onto the river where a sweet piece of river is beckoning a cast. Single hand or Spey? That is the question Jason packs along a 13 foot 7 weight spey rod and  I pack a 7/8 weight single hand equipped with a Hardy Demon […]

April 12 Fly Fishing – When everything lines up!

April 12 Fly Fishing – When everything lines up!

Perfect conditions and a whole lot of tight lines! Steelhead green, overcast with a few showers is what we always hope for when we have clients on the river for Steelhead & Trout fly fihing. This is what you need to wish for. Please don’t wish for sunny skies and low clear water. I had the pleasure of guiding Ed from Washigton state for 2 days(April 11-12) of Steelhead & Bull Troutfly fishing on the Squamish river. Ed has been chucking flies for some time but doesn’t know our area too well so like many other wise people he hired a guide to give him the advantage. Ed stayed at […]

Bull Trout Fly fishing Magic

Bull Trout Fly fishing Magic

Simply put it was ‘one of those days!’ for Bull trout Fly fishing for Bull Trout on the Squamish river near Vancouver BC We met our 2 angling guests at Sunwolf Cabins right on the banks of the Cheakamus river, a tributary of the Squamish river. It was just past sunrise and we were eager to get going. The weather conditions were  perfect! Overcast with light rain. I sensed it was going to be a good day. It’s almost mid March and from years of experience I know that Bull trout are very actively feeding right now. Most of these Bull’s are sea-run and they know that little salmon fry […]