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BC Outdoors Sport Fishing Summer Issue on Newsstands Soon!
Jun 5, 2014
BC Outdoors Sport Fishing Summer Issue is on its way to newsstands soon. Take a look at what's coming...
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Skagit Lines, Line Weights and Sink Tips
Jun 4, 2014
With all of the different Skagit Spey lines out there, I thought I would try and simplify things a little.
Tips and Tech: Springtime River Fishing
Mar 28, 2014
By Garry Elgear Originally published in “Tips and Tech” May 2011 issue of BC Outdoors magazine. For most fishermen in this province the harsh weather and cold fronts can be a real deterrent during the winter months. Only truly die-hard anglers will...
Tips/Tricks/Tech Talk
Fly-tying: Mass Production
Mar 27, 2014
by Phil Rowley Originally published in “Fly-Tying” May 2011 issue of BC Outdoors magazine. It has been said that trout spend up to 90% of their time feeding beneath the surface, often just above the bottom. With this fact in mind it...
Tips/Tricks/Tech Talk
Cooking Rough: Trout with Fiddleheads
Mar 26, 2014
by Linda Gabris Originally published in “Cooking Rough” May 2011 issue of BC Outdoors magazine. Now here’s a meal that makes the “100-Mile Diet” – the commitment to eating local food grown within 100 miles of home – very appealing. The idea is...
Tips/Tricks/Tech Talk
Backroads Backtrack: Exploring BC's Cascade Highway
Mar 26, 2014
By Murphy Shewchuck Originally published in “Backroads” May 2011 issue of BC Outdoors magazine. There’s history in the mountains of south central British Columbia. If you care to go looking for it, you can find sections of a trail that has changed...
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Fly-tying: Creating Crayfish
Mar 25, 2014
By Phil Rowley Originally published in “Fly-Tying” March/April 2011 issue of BC Outdoors magazine. Without doubt, scuds or freshwater shrimp are the premier crustaceans in British Columbia. This celebrity status is not necessarily one of popularity with many, but it is certainly...
Tips/Tricks/Tech Talk
Cooking Rough: Savory Stuffed Salmon Loaf
Mar 24, 2014
By Linda Gabris Originally published in “Cooking Rough” March/April 2011 issue of BC Outdoors magazine. Whether you use a couple prized jars of home-canned salmon or have to resort to store-bought canned fish when the gourmet stash is running low, in this...
Tips/Tricks/Tech Talk
Tips and Tech: Cutthroat Fishing
Mar 23, 2014
by Garry Elgear Originally published in “Tips and Tech” March/April 2011 issue of BC Outdoors magazine. Kicking back in my boat waiting for my guests to arrive I pull out my binoculars and start scanning the water for activity. Two hundred yards...
Tips/Tricks/Tech Talk
Backroads Backtrack: Okanagan Falls FS Road (R201)
Mar 22, 2014
By Murphy Shewchuck Originally published in “Backroads” March/April 2011 issue of BC Outdoors magazine. The weekend wanderer may find the Okanagan Falls Forest Service Road (R201), along the ridge to the east of the Okanagan Valley, a welcome break from the paved...
Tips/Tricks/Tech Talk
Fly-tying: The General Practitioner
Mar 21, 2014
By Phil Rowley Originally published in “Fly-Tying” Jan/Feb  2011 issue of BC Outdoors magazine. The General Practitioner or ‘GP’, as it is affectionately known to many, is a staple pattern for most British Columbia steelhead fly-fishers. The GP was originally designed as...
Tips/Tricks/Tech Talk
Tips and Tech: Plan Ahead - For a Perfect Trip
Mar 20, 2014
By Garry Elgear Originally published in “Tips and Tech” Jan/Feb 2011 issue of BC Outdoors magazine. With the change of the season, winter is finally upon us. Barren trees, crisp air, a brand new dusting of snow and I am exhilarated, anticipating...
Tips/Tricks/Tech Talk
Cooking Rough: Seafood Jambalaya
Mar 19, 2014
By Linda Gabris Originally published in “Cooking Rough” Jan/Feb 2011 issue of BC Outdoors magazine. You don’t have to travel all the way to the Louisiana bayous to indulge in a bowl of mouthwatering jambalaya-which is without doubt one of the most...
Tips/Tricks/Tech Talk
Backroads Backtrack: Bridge Lake Road (Hwy 24)
Mar 18, 2014
By Murphy Shewchuck Originally published in the “Backroads” column of the January/February 2011issue of BC Outdoors magazine Road in Transition I have enjoyed occasional trips along Bridge Lake Road for more than three decades, exploring a different side road each time. The west...
Tips/Tricks/Tech Talk
2014 Predictions for the Greatest Sockeye Run in Fraser River History
Mar 6, 2014
Early estimates of up to 72 million sockeye are expected to return to the Fraser River. Mark Hume of the Globe and Mail writes in his article titled "Anticipated salmon run could overwhelm Fraser River this summer, experts say" that the...
Lower Mainland
DFO posts 2014 Management Measures in Fishery Notice FN0133
Feb 26, 2014
Continued low survival rates and low brood year escapements are considered to be causes of the low numbers of Fraser River spring Chinook expected for 2014. Management Actions include: From March 1 to June 13 in waters near Victoria  between Cadboro Point...
Lower Mainland
Tips and Tech: Sensuous Silver Ghosts
Feb 20, 2014
By Garry Elgear Originally published in the Tips and Tech column of the 2014 January/February issue of BC Outdoors magazine. With fall over it’s time for the silver ghosts make their way home. These sensuous fish are each different, like a fingerprint,
Tips/Tricks/Tech Talk
Gibbs-Delta Acquires Rhys Davis Ltd.
Feb 20, 2014
Gibbs-Delta, Canada's largest devoutly Canadian tackle manufacturer acquires Rhys Davis, a BC company that has been producing quality fishing tackle since 1954. Gibbs-Delta CFO, Rob Alcock, stated that it was "a perfect fit for us and one we are excited about." This transaction...
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River Hawk Boats, Sea Hawk Pro
Feb 20, 2014
Length - 22’ Beam - 102” Bottom Width - 84” Transom Height - 25” Max Horsepower - 500 Base Price -$58,118. Coming from a strong background in racing performance jet boats, it’s no wonder that the owners of River Hawk Boats know how to build a...
Gear Reviews
Campion Boats 682SC BRA
Feb 20, 2014
Campion is another Canadian boat builder and they boast the best selection of any North American manufacturer with 37 models and 48 variations to choose from. Long respected for the responsiveness, speed and fuel economy of their hulls, Campion is...
Gear Reviews
Grady White Fisherman 230
Feb 20, 2014
  Length - 22’8” Beam - 8’6” Max Horsepower - 300 Base Price – $90,000. Grady White Boats is a well-respected company that has been around for 55 years. Quality and excellence in design has led them to be ranked highest in customer satisfaction for...
Gear Reviews
Boston Whaler 240 Dauntless
Feb 20, 2014
  Length - 23’11” Beam - 8’6” Transom Height - 25” Max Horsepower - 225 Base Price – $119,000. I think, by now, every fisherman has seen that famous Boston Whaler advertisement with a happy fisherman floating high and dry on a Whaler that has been...
Gear Reviews
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