Jan 10th, 2019
For any of you still keen on fishing BC this summer or fall, here is a listing of current openings. Please note that availability shifts quickly. Clicking the highlighted destination names will lead you to our full write-up.
BC West, Dean River
June 22-29, 4 rods at $5995 plus tax
Aug 3-10, 2 rods at $7295 plus tax (1 permanent spot and one fill-in spot)
Aug 10-17, 8 rods at $7295 plus tax
The August weeks are the standard split week steelhead program with anglers spending half their time above the falls and half their time fully guided beneath the falls. The June week is limited to four anglers fishing fully guided beneath falls and focused on kings.
Bear Claw Lodge
Dates: Sept 19-26, 4 spots
This is a really luxurious lodge that has a fun crew and a very diverse fishing program.
Sept 7-13, 1 spot
Oct 5-11, 1 spot
This is a fun and deluxe tent camp with one of BC’s most diverse fishing programs.
Frontier Farwest Steelhead Lodge
Aug 23-30, 6 spots
Oct 25-Nov 1, 4 spots pending
Nov 1-8, 6 spots
Rate: $7500 per person
This is a highly varietal program with over 100 miles of water on the Bulkley and Morice. They have great guides, meals and accommodations.
Nass Base Camp:
Sept 14-21, 2 spots
Oct 5-12, 2 spots (one-time fill-in only)
Oct 19-26, 4 spots, pending
Oct 26-Nov 2, 2 spots
Rate: $ 4,673
This is a very basic four-person lodge in a remote and scenic region. Several of their systems hold up exceedingly well under BC’s unpredictable weather making a safe bet for anglers concerned about blow-outs.
Nass River Steelhead Co.
Aug 23-30, 4 rods
This is a rustic and remote four-person tent camp. They fish about ten prime runs that offer good sized fish, beautiful surroundings and easy wading. While the camp is very basic, the food is exceptional.
Silver Hilton Steelhead Lodge
Oct 29-Nov 5, 2 spots
The most exclusive and sought after lodge in the Skeena watershed.
Skeena River Lodge
Aug 31-Sept 7, 1 spot
Oct 5-12: 1 spot
Oct 12-19, 4 spots
Oct 19-26, 4 spots
This is a simple lodge that only takes four guests. They fish the Skeena, Copper, Kitimat and Kalum. In terms of great guides and a great value, this is a hard one to beat.
October 14-21: 4 rods at $7300 per rod. Straight Sustut package
Rate: 7,300 plus taxes
This is an incredible wilderness river and un-pressured angling experience with large fish.
August 9-15, 4 spots
August 25-31, 4 spots
October 5-12, 4 spots
October 16-27, 4 spots
Rate: $1100 CAD plus tax per person per day based on double occupancy
This is a comfortable and lively operation that offers stays of any length. They have all needed gear and are excellent instructors.
Please give Ken a call at 800.552.2729 for more information about these dates