Sturgeon fishing heating up on the Fraser river

2012-05-14 13:11:24
Vancouver, British Columbia - Freshwater Fishing Report
Fraser river
Brian McKinlay

The Sturgeon are active and in the river. It's the same every year, from mid May through to late June we experience some good highwater fishing. Most fish will be from 4-6 feet(50-125 lbs but fish over 200 lbs are encountered often!)

Then from July to November this is considered peak time and our fish average 5 - 7.5 feet(75-225 lbs). The legend of the Sturgeon as being a epic battle of man vs beast is nothing short of reality! These dinosaurs of the depths love to scream line of your reel and throw themselves clear out of the water, sending your heart pounding and your arms straining! I have heard it so many times: "Brian! how can a fish fight so hard?" expletives deleted.

We welcome you to join us on our Sturgeon trips and experience what anglers from all over will remember for the rest of their lives.

Silversides is a full service company offering custom tailored fishing packages. Our close friends in the hospitality industry will look after you when your not on the water with us. Please email us for a pdf brochure.

We know this business of fishing!

Fish Species: White Sturgeon
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great weather and Sturgeon fishing are common friends from June to September
great weather and Sturgeon fishing are common friends from June to September

big fish, friends and fun times!
big fish, friends and fun times!

Brian McKinlay

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!

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