Winter Steelhead Fishing report for Jan 5 / 2014
The fishing has been been very good on the Kalum river the rain and wet snow has stopped the water is dropping and clearing we should have prime conditions soon there is no guiding on the Kalum river until March 15. The Lakelse river has also started to produce some beautiful fish.
The Copper river is also producing some fish in the lower section the upper river is closed until Jan 15 see fishing regulations for info.
Fishing methods : We have been swinging large intruders mostly hot pink or peach.
Rods we have been using the New guideline 11 foot 8/9 switch with a King pin old school single action spey reel this rods is a fast action rod its incredibly light and a real pleasure to cast and fish.
Fishing a lite tip with a 4 ft leader 15 lb maxima.
We are also excited to be leaving for Sacramento to attend the ISE outdoors fly fishing adventure show. Show dates Jan 9 to Jan 12.
Hope to see you there Tight Lines Gill McKean
Ph 1-250-638-0021 / toll free 1-866-578-8552