Fishing Tips



From first timers to seasoned pros, we do a lot of spey casting instruction at our lodges in Alaska and British Columbia with folks of all levels of experience with a two handed rod. For those just getting started in skagit style spey casting ... more

Dec 14, 2017 12:00 AM Fishing Tips

The second episode of season two of RIO's "How To" series features RIO brand manager Simon Gawesworth teaching, demonstrating and explaining "How To Perfect A Forward Cast". ... more

Dec 13, 2017 12:00 AM Fishing Tips

Tips for a fun Family Camping and Fishing Trip

Adam Brown

Fishing can be a fun experience. It can be a time for bonding, laughter, and fun. A fishing trip with family, particularly kids, can be different than when you're fishing on your own or with others who could fish all day, every day. ... more

Dec 12, 2017 12:00 AM Fishing Tips

In fly-fishing, slack is always the enemy. No matter how good a caster or angler you are there are conditions beyond your control which can introduce slack into the system. Anglers who are successful are the ones who learn to regulate that ... more

Dec 4, 2017 12:00 AM Fishing Tips

In this BC Fishn Tip we review how and where to drill holes on a lake when targeting Rainbow Trout. This technique will help you locate more active fish and improve your catch rate! more

Dec 1, 2017 12:00 AM Fishing Tips

2 ways to determine the sex of a trout

Gink and Gasoline

One of the things I love most about being a part of Gink & Gasoline, is educating our readers. Today’s post, talks about two ways to determine the sex of a trout. Over the years, I’ve found that the majority of my clients have a hard time ... more

Nov 27, 2017 12:00 AM Fishing Tips

5 Reasons to Swing for Trout this Winter

Kyle Shea

Let’s face it, winter trout fishing is hard. If you're crazy like us, odds are you are not going to sit around and twiddle your thumbs until your next trip to Alaska or B.C. – you’re going to fish! Having hailed from all over the Northern U.S. and more

Nov 23, 2017 12:00 AM Fishing Tips

Streamers aren't just for big water

Louis Cahill

Fly fishing to picky educated trout that get pounded daily by fly anglers, can get many of us flustered at times. It’s easy to find ourselves following everyone else’s lead on the water when it comes to pattern choice. ... more

Nov 20, 2017 12:00 AM Fishing Tips