On Sproat Lake Dog Mountain on the Taylor Arm side and areas close to the ski club have had to date some minimal success. Also the dark green spatter back, AORL 12, white glow and army truck are very popular. SLIVERS CHARTERS SALMON SPORT FISHING——–DOUG LINDORES. Salmon that have been […], See more at: http://www.discovercomoxvalley.com/play/boating-fishing-charters#sthash.CaMslTw7.dpuf, http://coastalislandfishing.com/reports-newsletters/, https://gocampbellriver.com/salmon-fishing-in-campbell-river/, http://www.ramblingfisherman.com/fishing-reports/. Some of the early West Coast Vancouver Island Chinook have been showing up during the last week of July on the outer edges of the sound and also in locations such as Kirby, Fleming, and Swale Rock. For the pike us frozen bait under a tip-up or a jigging spoon. Coho numbers are expected to be above average. Halibut will often prefer salmon bellies as well as large herring or octopus. from a fabulous 2019 sport fishing season was the Alberni Valley Labor Day West Coast Vancouver Island salmon fishing in saltwater and fresh water locations is predicted to be very good in the month of September. better than returns in 2019 and 2018. The best teaser head colors are usually chartreuse, green haze, army truck glow, cop car, and purple haze. The fish in most areas can be in water of ninety feet to one hundred and sixty feet. Salmon Fishing Report. Unfortunately the Alberni Inlet Sport Fishing for Sockeye during the second half of June and the month of July was uneventful as the returns to the Somass River were very low. Bait can be used from April 22 – Oct. 31, but beginning Nov. 1, anglers may only use lures and artificial flies. If you have any questions or simply would like a fishing report, just give us a call or email us anytime. Salmon fishing is slowing down on our rivers, steelhead season is just around the corner and egg eater season is in full swing. Some other exciting news for avid anglers. To date Sail Rock, Great Bear, The Alley, which are all close to Ucluelet and Barkley Sound locations such as Cree Island, Meares, Kirby, Bamfield Wall, and Swale Rock have experienced tremendous sport fishing. Pink Salmon are now coming to an end and the lingering smell of decaying Salmon is in the air. Returning Chinook and Coho to this area should The river has had just over 15,000 Coho migrate into the system. The run size was slightly increased and over a ten-day period in June the return into the Stamp and Sproat Rivers increased dramatically. Late July, August and September West Coast Vancouver Island Chinook and Coho begin to show and peak the last half of August and into September. Anglers will be treated to some world class salmon fishing along Vancouver Island’s West Coast and Inlet areas. White hootchies in Octopus or cuttlefish have worked well. Slivers Charters Salmon Sport Fishingwww.catchsalmon-ca.com1 888 214 7206      toll free250 731 7389          Mobile from within Canadadlindy@shaw.ca     email, 2019 Alberni Valley Labor Day Salmon FESTIVAL. Leader lengths from five and a half to six feet behind gold, green, or burgundy flashers with a gold or mirror face are working the best. Excellent flasher choices are green and green glow, blue, or black glow. We are looking forward to a fantastic month of fishing on the West Coast of Vancouver Island especially in the Barkley Sound and Alberni Inlet areas. Rick Crema won the Suzuki outboard motor and Grant Kendrick won the raffle Spirit of Jake Islander reel. The Stamp River September and October salmon fishing should be unbelievable again this fall. This is a beautiful time of year to be out on the water. It is often the perfect sport fishing month. Four are often dummy flashers and the other four with hootchies of choice. How about fresh seafood for Christmas? Sockeye are attracted to the boat by color. Winter on the West Coast of British Entries for this year’s Salmon Festival Derby have been remarkably encouraging. The islands close to the Ucluelet Harbor Mouth, Meares, Austin, Cree Island, Kirby Point, Edward King and the Bamfield Wall To Cape Beale have all had times during the past few weeks with some hot Chinook and Coho sport fishing. The Bamfield Harbor mouth, Scotch Bay, Whistle Buoy, and Fleming Island close to Sanford are fantastic winter and early spring locations to salmon fish for feeder Chinook. The Alberni Inlet was to be an area where perhaps during July there would some great Sockeye sport fishing opportunity. All is quiet on New Years Day on the River Liffey. This website gets two Fish Up as they post often and share fishing tips like area they fished, depth and the gear they used to land the fish. With the projected outlook for Sockeye returns to be relatively low, as mentioned, the fishing for sport to date has been very slow. Currently some of the best fishing has been between the tides. The eventful Derby had many anglers enjoy The Sockeye sport angling season in the Alberni Inlet in 2018 and 2019 was limited and hindered by poorer than expected returns. This website gets two Fish Up as they post monthly and share fishing tips like area they fished, depth and what they used to land the fish. Barkley Sound has ample rich nutrient bait fish which bring the fish migrating down the coastline into rest and feed heavily before continuing their lengthy journey. The Sockeye headed to the Somass system are not schooling out in the inlet and are moving to the river system very quickly. The Stamp is still referred to as a very healthy river system and is fishable twelve months of the year. The Labor Day Weekend Salmon festival was cancelled in April. Flashers in blue, green glow, chartreuse, and even red with at least a six-foot leader are best. Squamish River and Cheakamus River fishing report. The larger O-15, O-16, and O-2 red and pink colored hootchies are very popular lures. When fishing in Barkley Sound during April and May the best fishing can often be along the Bamfield Wall, Scotch Bay, the Whistle Bouy, Vernon Bay, Fleming Island and Sanford and also Swale Rock. Local organizer Don Deforest was once again pleased with the number of people who entered the derby and also thanked the many sponsors. Shawn Grant from Hot Pursuit Charters provides regular reports on the saltwater salmon and halibut fishing in Ucluelet. Right up to the beginning of November those very keen anglers have been able to enjoy the last salmon fishing opportunities for 2020 in many local rivers and also saltwater locations where there have been ample Coho and Chum salmon which are still migrating to their natal streams, creeks, and rivers. The summer months are quickly moving by and the salmon fishing in many areas of Vancouver Island just seems to be getting better as we move into the month of August. There were more Sockeye that returned to the Stamp River than originally forecast. To this date there has been a relatively high catch rate by all of the various groups targeting the salmon returning to the area. Halibut fishing in July is in full swing. Leader lengths can vary from sixteen to twenty-four inches. Pre-Season forecasts are predicting only 170,000 returning Sockeye which does not allow any user group to retain Sockeye during the 2020 sport season. Sockeye salmon, pink salmon and chum salmon are available. Salmon River Fishing Report Information While it may seem nonsensical to think of Marilyn Monroe and fly fishing in the same breath, the Salmon River and the “blonde bombshell” are permanently linked together in American folklore. water. Fisher persons anchoring out will use Octopus, salmon bellies, and sardines. August however is the time when the mature local fish begin swimming to their natal rivers and streams to complete their lifecycle. Food sources for salmon stocks in the North Pacific Ocean have been relatively good. The fish in Barkley Sound have been from sixty-five to one hundred feet. The Alberni Inlet can be quite the opposite in June when most years there are large gatherings of sport boats fishing for Sockeye Salmon. These salmon that have recently reached the waters of the Sound will migrate up into the Alberni Inlet or they will hold outside various streams and creeks in the Sound. Members: 82 Latest Activity: Jul 16, 2018 The total annual limit for chinook salmon (over 50 cm) is 10 from all fresh waters combined. The salmon fishing in Barkley Sound and close to Ucluelet over the past week has been very good. Anchovy in the Inlet is also working very well. Pill Point, Swale Rock, Meares, Cree and Austin Island and Harbor Entrance have all had very consistent sport fishing over the past two or three weeks. Sockeye are the number one commercial salmon. Cree, Austin Island, Sail Rock, Great Bear, Meares, Edward King, the Bamfield Wall and Beale can produce some excellent Chinook weighing from the mid teens to the mid twenty-pound range. This trend will continue in July and will likely improve two-fold in late July and into early September when the West Coast Vancouver Island salmon begin returning to their natal streams and rivers. December 30, 2020. Sockeye Salmon numbers returning to the Somass River are currently forecast to be at three hundred thousand. The Derby took place from Saturday September 5th to Monday the 7th and had local fisher person Adam Dombrowski win the three-day event with a 33.4-pound Tyee landed while fishing the Bamfield Wall. The salmon are often found in shallow water in August. Fishing on the troll has been much better. Hazen was treated to playing and landing a very large 22lb Chum salmon. Salmon fishing reports. The two lakes frequently fished are Sproat and Great Central Lakes. Spoons behind a flasher can vary from forty-two inches to five feet. These two areas of the west coast like in 2019 should provide ongoing sport fishing with reasonable retention limits. There has been some very good Chum sport fishing in Brown’s Bay which is close to Campbell River. Campbell River “The Salmon Capital of the World, ” has experienced yet another great year of fishing, with healthy catchments of. Atlantic Salmon fishing in Newfoundland and Labrador is a dream any avid sportsman would want to fulfill. winter springs, prawns, and Dungeness crab! Anchovy is also a very good idea in August especially for Chinook when they are just coming into the area from Barkley Sound. Recently there has been a few West Coast Vancouver Island salmon landed. Trolling with two dummy flashers on either side of the boat and spaced ten feet apart is a great idea as the Sockeye are attracted by color. The Sockeye school from Cous Creek out to the Nahmint Franklin area. For some the Coho Killers in Cookies and Cream have worked well for salmon in the eight to twelve-pound range and fishing from sixty-five to ninety feet. The Nitnat, Sarita River, Robertson Creek and even the very late fall Columbia River fish fill the water from Cape Beale to Poett Nook. This is great news for the Alberni Valley and those fisher people who look forward to a derby with this magnitude close to the seasons end in many salt water locations. Entering the river close to the gun range or driving out to Service Road which is just off Hector Road and walking to Dolan’s Pit is another terrific fishing spot when the water levels are at a normal level. The late Chinook and Coho are in a natural spawn and are dropping their eggs. In Coho Killers the Herring Aid, Cookies and Cream and Kitchen Sink have all been good. WE ALSO OFFER FANTASTIC lodge accommodation where people take opportunity to experience extended trips in Barkley Sound, West Coast, and offshore for sport fishing. Sport fishermen using anchovy often have the best success. The Chinook fishing in the Alberni Inlet often begins in early August. The Alberni Inlet over the last TEN DAYS has also had some very good days of sport salmon fishing. The Alberni Inlet will fill with Chinook salmon during the last ten days of August and into the first half of September. Vancouver Salmon Fishing Reports. The various Skinny G and Big Eye spoons are excellent lures to have in the tackle box. The many sandy banks off the west coast and the waters of Beautiful Barkley Sound are full of rich resources of many bait fish. There has been ample rainfall to help the migration of the returning salmon to their spawning grounds. View fishing reports for the 53 lakes, reservoirs and streams near Goderich (Ontario) complete with Goderich bait shops, Goderich tackle shops, fishing charters and fishing guides, and inside information on fishing spots. Take advantage early and organize one of these extended trips for the summer of 2021. This is definitely a much lower number than what was previously forecast. The runs of migrating mature Chinook combined with decent schools of Coho travelling the Vancouver Island West Coast surf line to the large southerly watersheds should give endless opportunities to sport fishing enthusiasts fishing Barkley Sound and areas close to Ucluelet. Great Central Lake has been better fishing from shore using power bait and worms. Choose from the three sub menu items to read the most recent and archived reports from Doug Underhill , Country Haven and Keith Wilson . 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