Great fishing in May – don’t miss the bite!

By Don Daniels Here we are mid-month; the weather has turned to…

  • May 20, 2020


$469 million federal funding for fish harvesters welcomed by MP Rachel Blaney

The funding will be beneficial for commercial fishers in smaller coastal communities on Vancouver Island


Fish parcels from home: A coastal B.C First Nation’s link with dispersed members

Despite the pandemic, Kyuquot First Nation will continue with its annual food fish distribution for members dispersed outside traditional lands

The trout have arrived at Echo Lake

In previous years, the stocking of Echo Lake with catchable-size trout usually…

  • May 6, 2020

Understanding angler etiquette during COVID-19 pandemic

By Don Daniels By Don Daniels I keep in touch with a…

  • Apr 29, 2020

Discover Campbell River

Majestic mountains, breathtaking parks and wildlife adventures are on your doorstep

  • Apr 22, 2020

We have to make huge changes in our fishing plans starting now

By Don Daniels With the coronavirus situation and dealing with self isolation,…

  • Apr 14, 2020

Vancouver Island spring lake stocking to go ahead

Freshwater Fisheries Society of B.C. seasonal trout stocking on private land temporarily halted

Itchin’ to go fishin’

By Don Daniels As we enter the third weekend in March, there…

  • Mar 19, 2020

Historic Campbell River-built Tyee rowboat up for auction

Campbell River Salmon Foundation acquires boat unique to local Tyee fishing

Gobsmacked on the Quinsam River

Strange things have happened to me while fishing, none stranger than on…

  • Mar 3, 2020

Herring Aid group stages Vancouver Island rally

Supporters gather in Qualicum Beach, want industrial herring fishing suspended

International Fly Fishing Film Festival features world-wide angling adventures

10 films from all corners of the globe showcasing the passion, lifestyle and culture of fly fishing

  • Feb 28, 2020

One man’s old fishing tackle, is another man’s catch of the day

A few of the guys got together this month and the discussion…

  • Feb 27, 2020

Trout ‘doing quite well’ at Kootenay hatchery after otters, who ate 150 fish, relocated

River otters had been pillaging a moat outside the facility for months, gobbling up about 150 trout

Beginners fly tying session at the Campbell River Library this Sunday

By Don Daniels This is prime time for me to get out…

  • Jan 23, 2020

VIDEO: Killer whale steals fisherman’s catch off North Coast

Fishing duel results in eager orca snagging salmon in Prince Rupert

Organizers of West Coast sport fishing ban troll for attention

Hook-less anglers hitting Sooke area waters July 29 to protest DFO’s summer fin-fish ban