2017-12-05 Fishing Reports

Fresh Water Fishing:

  • Barry was put off by the cold weather. Brian and Bill weren’t, but still had no luck at Langford Lake.

Salt Water Fishing:

  • Ryan had a good day at Constance Bank on Monday, hooking 16 winter springs on a variety of spoons.
  • Clive got three on a windy Sunday. He recommends keeping some Gravol on board, particularly when taking out guests.
  • Dave Robinson gave a fascinating description of the technique used by northern aboriginals to string long gillnets under the ice.

ANNOUNCEMENT: Elk Lake Fish Out and Picnic/Potluck

April 27th Elk Lake Fish Out and Picnic/Potluck – Italian theme

Hello everyone!

Welcome to out new members!

Year after year, our Elk Lake Fish Out/Picnic always takes place under a bright sun so let’s get together and chase away showers and clouds!

This is a reminder that Thursday April the 27th is the annual Fish Out/Picnic at Elk Lake.  Here are the details:

Where:             Rowing Club at Elk Lake

Time:                           Fish Out in the morning.    Picnic at 11:30

What:                           Tasting of Pasta Sauces (The Club will provide the pasta). Five volunteers will provide the sauces:  Alison, Robert, Wynn, Sandy Mc and Dennis

Donation:                   $2 per person – PLUS, bring lots of coins to vote for best pasta sauce (no matter the coin, they all count for one vote)

Food needed:             Appies, salads (no pasta salad!), bread & butter, desserts -with a Italian twist if you can

Bring:                          Your plates and silverware, glasses & mugs, chairs, hats, sunglasses!!

We Need:                    2 camp stoves (with propane tanks) as we will have lots of pots on the go.  If you can bring one, please let Solange know as soon as possible.   Thank you.   Solange:  sol.valiquette@shaw.ca

If possible please carpool, as there are members who have no means to get to the event.

We look forward to seeing you all on the 27th.

Your cheerful (regular) Social Events team

Solange Valiquette     sol.valiquette@shaw.ca (- 250-656-1809)

Sandy Raven              admin@crossfitzone.ca  – (250) 478-9444

April 20, 2017