Winter Steelhead Fishing Report

Old man Winter didn’t take this season off and that is great news for pursuing the winter run steelhead.  Stamp River fishing has been nothing short of amazing these past few weeks and gets better every day. The river has come into fine form with water levels and colour being perfect for winter steelhead. These fine specimens were caught this morning in the lower part of the river. If you look closely you can see that there are sea lice on these fish… that’s how fresh they are! We have some excellent upcoming fishing dates...

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Fall Steelhead starting on October 15th.

  As the salmon season is tapering off, we will get a few more days in for coho and the fall steelhead will start to take focus. Steelhead will really get on the bite as the chinooks and coho start to spawn. The fall is one of the only times throughout the year when steelhead actively feed with an abundance of salmon eggs washing through the gravel. There is typically a good mix of steelhead, cutthroat trout, and coho to catch from mid October till the end of November where we will start to see our first winter runs entering the Stamp...

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Fishing Report – September 19th 2014

Fall Salmon 2014. This is what are guests have been up to! Some great days already happening on the water with some nice catches of Chinook and Coho. The water is very low and clear but the fish are still making their way in the river. DFO have just updated the run size to 40 000 chinook this year and only a couple thousand have entered so far. The next month should see some intense action. Coho and Chinook season will continue till the late fall till we turn our focus on to steelhead. Bait casting is the method of choice using wool ...

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Fishing Report – August 1st 2014

Steelhead fishing is underway for the the month with the opening of our fall salmon fishery for Chinook and Coho opening on August 25th.  Some nice Steelhead are entering the river now  as they move in with Sockeye into the Stamp River. Aggressive in nature, they will not disappoint when one gets on the line. Light tackle is a lot of fun as the summer runs are very unpredictable and each one may pose a different fight.     Fall salmon for Chinook and Coho is just around the corner starting August 25th. I was at a Fisheries...

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Fishing Report – More Winter Steelhead

March is here and the Winter Steelhead season continues. Good fishing has been going on in all conditions from low water to high water. Nice hatchery fish as well as some wild fish around this year with our biggest fish being an 18lb hatchery and wild slightly smaller around 17lbs.  The Stamp tends to see a couple dandy fish every year. We have days available and there is still time to get a day on the water before licenses expire at the end of the month. We do fish all through April and the first part of May. Quality jet boat and drift...

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