Fraser river Sturgeon fishing report
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We're doing well using Lamprey, Smelts aka Oolies, roe, and some natural finned creatures from the river. Nothing is better than another for now. One day it's oolies, the next lamps and so on. It even changes from spot to spot. We always have a good selection of bait at this time of year. Cover water. But don't be impatient, it might be advantagous to give it 30 minutes before moving. We sat in a spot yesterday for 30 minutes before getting a bite. Then we got 2 nice fish in a row and had many big fish bites that were missed.
Wow! A massive Fraser river Sturgeon measuring in at 8 ft 8 inches was caught friday May 8. That converts to at least 350 lbs. It was caught by a client who was being guided by our Sturgeon guide Jason.
I anticipate May & June to provide excellent sport fishing.
Keep in mind that August to November provides epic Sturgeon fishing on the Fraser river. Book one of our BC Fishing Packages and be blown away!
Sturgeon fishing guides, Mission BC
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About The Author: Captain Brian McKinlay
Company: Silversides Fishing Adventures
Area Reporting: Vancouver and Fraser River valley
Bio: Silversides Fishing Adventures(since 1996). Our fishing guide service provides reliability and professionalism. We takes great pride in our abilities and passion for true sport fishing, while offering our guests friendly professional service whether its a half day trip or one of our custom BC fishing packages on the Fraser river! Silversides guides for all 5 pacific salmon and monster Sturgeon on the famous Fraser river and it\'s many tributaries. Our guided fly fishing trips for Salmon, Trout and Steelhead are recognized as the premier fly guide service in our area. Jet boat charters or walk and wade. Located in Mission and Vancouver. We know guiding and fishing - you can fish with confidence!