We have added a great package for those looking to get into or further their knowledge in fishing two handed fly rods. This course is done on the water, and includes three full days of guided fishing on both the Fraser & Harrison rivers with Oliver Rutschmann of Oliver’s Sportfishing Adventures. We have 4 spots available, all of the info can be found on our Hosted Trips page right here!
It’s February 1, and I’m sure I’m not the only one sitting here wondering when the first of the low-elevation lakes will begin to lose the ice that has kept us off of them all winter. I know it won’t be for at least 45 days, so for the time being all we can do is dream. Here are a few of my favourite things about our interior stillwater fishery.
Each fall, many of our rivers in the interior of BC see healthy runs of Sockeye & Chinook salmon that make the journey from the ocean to their home river to spawn and eventually die. This not only provides a huge amount of nutrients to our rivers, but also the resident and adfluvial trout and char that reside in these waters.
With our March 10th “Intro to Chironomid Fishing Course” being sold out, we’ve added another date at Trout Waters Fly & Tackle in Kelowna, BC on Thursday, March 15th! This will be an evening course, running from 6-9pm. This date is also expected to sell out quickly, click here to reserve your spot now.
Chironomid fishing is an incredibly productive form of Stillwater fly fishing. Though they are small, chironomids make up a huge part of a trout’s diet through the open water season. This course is a 3 hour indoor presentation that will cover the following: