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Karen and Bud Go Fly Fishing

Submitted by admin on Mon, 02/13/2012 - 22:58

Karen and Bud Go Fishing – A Fish Tale

After spending the season listening to the “big fish stories”, and seeing everyone’s trout photos, I had to get out and go fly fishing! I decided to check out the river myself. See if these big fish tales were true. So, on one of those perfect Chilko River days, I closed up my office, gathered up my fly fishing gear, dusted it off, and headed out with Bud, my Dad.    

Acoustic Tagging Chilko Sockeye

Submitted by admin on Mon, 02/13/2012 - 19:53

Acoustic Tagging of Chilko Sockeye Salmon Smolt

Technology brings wonderful advances to science and one of the greatest new gadgets is Acoustic Transmitters (or tags). What makes them so great?  It allows scientist to track our fish and identify migration patterns.  It allows us to learn about our wild fish, how they travel, where they go, and more importantly what we can change in our own environment so we don’t get in the way of theirs.   

Guest Review of Tsylos BC Fly In fishing Trip

Submitted by admin on Sun, 02/05/2012 - 19:51

Hello Karen. I just wanted to write and tell you that I had an exceptional
time and incredible fishing while staying with you all at Tsylos Park Lodge.
The meals were amazing, the scenery incredible and the fishing unbelievable.
Thank you.  And a really big thanks to Josh and especially to Bud.  What an
amazing fellow...

A great time...

Sincerely,
Jeff Philips