Sproat Lake Derby Coming

2008-02-14 18:01:59
Vancouver Island, British Columbia - Saltwater Fishing Report
Barkley Sound

March 1st and 2nd are the dates set aside for the Sproat Lake salmon fishing derby. Poetts Nook is once again the derby headquarters. Wednesday February 13th was an absolute perfect day in Barkley Sound. Guide Herman boated five wonderful chrome feeder Chinook for guests from Nebraska. The top fish of the day was a fourteen pound Chinook caught in 125 feet of water close to Canoe Pass. The fish took an anchovy in a green Rhys Davis Teaser Head. With the Herring spawn coming close in the next few weeks the Chinook fishing should really pickup. Weather conditions like Wednesday should also become more normal than abnormal as we approach early spring. For more information on fishing opportunities in beautiful Barkley Sound in the spring and of course summer months call Doug at 250 724 2502 or e mail dlindy@shaw.ca

Fish Species: salmon
Bait Used: anchovy
Tackle Used: hootchies and coyote spoons
Method Used: troll
Water Depth: 230
Water Temperature: 48 degrees
Wind Direction: nil
Wind Speed: nil

About The Author: Captain Doug Lindores

Company: Slivers Charters Salmon Sport Fishing

Area Reporting: Port Alberni Inlet Barkley Sound Ucluelet Somass-Stamp River

Bio: Slivers Charters Salmon Sport Fishing located in Port Alberni Brithish Columbia is a fishing guide service for the Port Alberni Inlet, Barkley Sound, and Ucluelet (West Coast Vancouver Island). We offer many types of fishing packages which include excellent accomodation (lodges) and safely guided trips in protected calm and pristine waters or the open waters of the West Coast. Our saltwater sport fishing includes salmon (all species) and halibut (offshore). Freshwater fishing takes place in the Somass Stamp River system for summer and winter steelhead and salmon in September and October. Slivers Charters Salmon Sport Fishing has experienced guides to take you to some of Vancouver Islands best salt water and fresh water recreational sport fishing areas.

Visit us and sport fish the SALMON CAPITAL OF THE WORLD.

Look for Slivers Charters at www.catchsalmon.ca or www.catchsalmon-ca.com

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