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Let ‘er Buck

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Bucktailing for salmon is alive and well at Rivers Inlet.
By PAT HOGLUND

 

Photo THE MORNING SUNRISE WAS HIDDEN BEHIND A BANK OF GRAY CLOUDS THAT LEFT THE SETTING ON RIVERS INLET SOMEWHAT DRAB. THE WATER WAS SMOOTH AS A TABLETOP AND THE DEEP GREEN WATER FADED INTO BLACKNESS MADE FOR AN OMINOUS SETTING.

After surveying the situation Phil Dawson kicked the ...

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Easy In The Islands

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Discover the old-world charm of Legacy Lodge

Photo The day’s roll-call of anglers, two per craft, form a convoy as they head out to the most productive salmon grounds. When the weather gets more than a little clammy (as shown here), a lodge guide boat leads the way.

“It’s not about the fishing,” says Mick Heath. Then he pauses and circles back around ...

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Where The Salmon Run Strong

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Discover the old-world charm of Legacy Lodge

Photo River’s Inlet is known for being top producer of trophy-quality chinook.

If you’re looking for the home of BC’s largest salmon, look no further than ...

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World Class Fishing Adventures

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Discover the old-world charm of Legacy Lodge

If fishing for world class chinook and coho in calm secluded waters is what you’re looking for, then Legacy Lodge at ...

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Coho Lite

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Going Weightless for Ocean Coho at Rivers Inlet

 article_coho_lite_1 The array of light rods lined up in the racks at Legacy Lodge is being supplanted by still lighter tackle. No one who tries these crazy-light rods wants to go back to anything else.

One of the main drawbacks of ...

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The Big Lebowski

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"We're talking about unchecked aggression, here!"

Because chinook stocks linger in Rivers Inlet and feed prodigiously for weeks on end, they are among the strongest, most porcine ...

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Lodges We Love

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Four factors make a great lodge: people, location, amenities and the fishing.

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Here’s a question we get asked a lot: what goes into making a great fishing lodge? There’s a lot to it, ...

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Advanced Salmon Fishing

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Rivers Inlet serves up graduate course in salmon fishing.

Photo Jim Jones works the single-action reel like a seasoned pro.

“I will kill you if you lose my !@%S#%@ fish!” Those were mighty ...

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Salmon’s Mooching Legacy

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Catch huge Chinooks the old-fashioned way

Photo A brace of silver salmon caught motor mooching graces the dock at Legacy Lodge. The key to the bite is the proper rigging of the cut plug herring and Legacy Lodge guide Paul Cain, left, was on the water every day to make sure clients, who are otherwise on their own when it comes to ...

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Titanic Tyees

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Fishing the Rivers Inlet

Photo Because chinook stocks linger in Rivers Inlet and feed prodigiously for weeks on end, they are among the strongest, most porcine chinook salmon to be found anywhere.

Northeast ...

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