2020-04-07 Fishing Reports

Freshwater

  • BobC on Langford Lake Friday, black leach near bottom, 3 trout over 2 pounds.
  • BrianP on Durrance Lake yesterday morning.
  • SandyM on Durrance Lake yesterday afternoon, cold, windy, 2 fly rods surface and deep, hits on deep, shore people catching!
  • BillT on Langford Lake yesterday, 2 fisherman at boat launch said day before was great.
  • BarryF, DaleS, & ColinC on Langford today.
  • BillT & RonD fishing Langford Lake on Thursday.
  • Matt at Robinson Outdoors have daily sales on via their website, and Matts excellent fly designs on website.

Salt Water:

  • No reports.
  • Island Outfitters reports off/on.

2020-03-10 Fishing Reports

Freshwater:

  • Ron D. Barry reported that Dale had success on Durance Lake and Prospect, Barry not so much.
  • Sandy M. reported on a trip to Forks, Washington for spring steelhead fishing – licence fee $ 17/day –motels have fisherman rates $ 66/night.
  • April 8 Fish out at Fuller Lake near Chemainus/alternate date April 10.

Salt Water: Ryan A.

  • Roger G. caught an 8 lb. wild spring salmon – Oakbay flats
  • Note to boaters – make sure you have all the safety gear required, RCMP are checking.

2020-03-03 Fishing Reports

Freshwater:

  • Barry reported that Dale had success on Durance Lake and Prospect , Barry not so much.
  • Sandy M. reported on a trip to Forks, Washington for spring steelhead fishing – licence fee $ 17/day –motels have fisherman rates $ 66/night.
  • 1. April 8 Fish out at Fuller Lake near Chemainus/alternate date April 10

Salt Water:

  • 1. Roger G. caught an 8 lb. wild spring salmon – Oakbay flats
  • 2. Note to boaters – make sure you have all the safety gear required, RCMP are checking.

2020-02-25 Fishing Reports

Freshwater:

1. Barry and Dale fished Prospect Friday – Dale got 26 to the boat, Barry none . Dale gave Barry a sample of a Tequila Booby.
2. Barry tied some flies from the sample, tried it out Mon. at Prospect lake-caught 6 – full sink line right out to the backing.
3. Barry brought in a sample of the Tequila Booby- check you tube.
4. Winston out for an hour in a float tube- 2 hits .
5. Roger reported on the Cowichan River high water fishing- brown – rainbows-1 steel head
6. March 11 fish out at Durance /alternate date March 13 – $ 2.00 hotdogs.
7. April 8 Fish out at Fuller Lake near Chemainus/alternate date April 10

Salt Water:

1. Bob C out Friday had a nice boat ride
2. Ryan reported that 15 and 16 lb chinook were caught off Fleming Beach.

2020-02-18 Fishing Reports

Freshwater:

1.   Barry and Dale fished Durance –did well 
2.   Dale fished at Prospect –early- strike pulled rod into lake- snagged rod with a treble hook- did not get the fish 
3.   Ron D. recommended trying a Gomphus in local lakes 
4.   March 11 fish out at Durance /alternate date March 13 – $ 2.00 hotdogs. 
5.   April 8 Fish out at Fuller Lake near Chemainus/alternate date April 10 

Salt Water:

1. Ron  – from fishing reports, a 16 lb. chinook Becher Bay. 
2. John F. has booked an all day halibut and salmon charter with Good Time Dave for Aug 14, 2020- 1 spots – $ 200.00/spot