Fishing Report

Fall Fishing Update

Posted by Steve Vavrik on 2021 Nov 10th

Locally off Nanaimo most of our mature Chinook have headed to the river, and winter fishing for feeder springs has started. To target these feisty young fish troll deep off Gabriola Island and the … read more

Bonking Time!!!

2021 Jul 17th

Chinook retention season has started with a bang. Chinook opened in Area 17 on July 15th. With possession of one Chinook in a slot size between 62-80 cms. Which means anything over about 17 pounds ha … read more

Coho Opening

2021 May 29th

Just a short update on current fishing conditions. There is excellent catch and release fishing for Chinook in most locations. Fish up to 25 pounds have been caught around Entrance Island. Loony S … read more


2021 Mar 12th

There is an active spawn on the long sandy beach north of Neck Point. It is assessable by shore fishermen via Blue Back Park at Icarus and Blueback road. March 12/2021 … read more


2021 Mar 11th

There is a large herring spawn going on right now March 11 2021 between Nanoose and Pipers Lagoon. It should continue for a few days. Get your dip nets and herring jigs out and hit the water. Chec … read more

The Spring Season is Here!!

2021 Mar 5th

The Spring Chinook season has arrived in Georgia Straight! The weather has warmed up and the salmon are here in better numbers. The recent lucky spot is around the freighters anchored between Newca … read more