The Dept of Fisheries and Oceans has opened the main stem Fraser River to sportfishing for pink salmon! Effective September 11th until the 21st recreational anglers are able to harvest 2 pink salmon from the Fraser River, in the freshwater portion, from the Mission Railway bridge up to the Highway 1 Bridge at Hope. There is a bait ban in effect and all other salmon need to be released carefully. Please see full opening regulations here: https://notices.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/fns-sap/index-eng.cfm?pg=view_notice&DOC_ID=250216&ID=all
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Hi and welcome to the GRFA fishing report updated on the 29th of August 2021.
As the days get shorter and August wanes in September we start getting excited about the angling opportunities soon to arrive. Here’s the gist…
GRFA proudly hosted the 2021 Jurassic Classic Sturgeon Fundraiser last weekend. Through the efforts of the The Wild Sheep Society of BC, Guide Outfitters Association of BC and the continue →
Hi and welcome to the GRFA fishing report updated on the 26th of July.
The weather has been outstanding and the fishing has been hotter. This incredible stretch of weather has most of the province covered in a thick haze of smoke from forest fires blazing in the interior of the province and Alberta. However we remain blessed with the off shores winds pushing inland keeping our skies are clear and blue! Here’s what you need to know to get outside ...continue →
Anglers and others who frequent the Chilliwack/Vedder rivers should be aware that the Sumas First Nations will be conducting DFO authorized net fisheries in the lower river near the confluence of the Sumas and Vedder rivers in an effort to meet Food, Social and Ceremonial (FSC) needs. This selective fishery will be targeting chinook salmon while avoiding stocks of concern such as Chilliwack and Cultus Lake sockeye.
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Hi and welcome to the GRFA fishing report updated on the 15th of June.
We are just a few sleeps away from Father’s Day and if anyone is struggling to find the ultimate present dad look no further, Great River Fishing Adventure Gift Certificates make the perfect gift. What better way to celebrate Dads day than making memories that will last a lifetime. Call or email today. Now onto what’s happening on the fishing front…
Hi and welcome to the GRFA fishing report updated on the 12th of May 2021.
Spring has sprung! …and what a beautiful spring it has been thus far. Here’s what’s been happening on the water and a few things coming up soon…
With the days getting longer and the current warm weather we’ve been experiencing, we are seeing the activation of the spring freshet and the Fraser River is on the rise. ...
Hi and welcome to the GRFA fishing report updated on the 14th of April 2020.
What an incredible stretch of weather we are having of late, and the weather man is promising a few more days of it. If this doesn’t make you want to get outside and into some fish then most likely nothing will. Here’s what’s happening on our rivers….
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Traditionally April signifies the beginning of the trout and ...
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Hi and welcome to the GRFA fishing report updated on the 19th of March 2021.
The weather has been fantastic and if it doesn’t make you want to get outside and get into some fish than most nothing will. Luckily there are some fantastic fishing opportunities for those looking to shake the winter blues. Here’s the low down…
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Hi and welcome to the GRFA fishing report updated on the 20th of February
Last week saw winter move into the Fraser Valley and temperatures dropped and the snow flew. Now we are returning to our normal west coast winter. As the weather warms up, the abating snow and ice reveals fishing opportunities to be had. Here’s what going on…
Last week saw the Fraser River clog up with ice flows as ...
Hi and welcome to the GRFA fishing report updated on the 14th of January 2021.
We truly hope that you had a relaxed and happy holiday season and we wish you and yours a healthy, safe, prosperous and fish filled new year! With the advent of the new year we start to look forward to the new fishing opportunities that it brings. Here’s what’s happening on the river scene…
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