Category: Gone Fishing

Dec 07

Trout Fishing The Waters Of The Bow River

A Look Back On the 2015 Fishing Season The 2015 fishing season started early for me this year. The mild winter we had in Calgary lead to anxious anglers wanting to wet a line before the rest of the crowd dashed towards the banks, eager to set the hook into a willing trout’s yapper. I …

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Mar 31

Time to Float The Bow River Once Again

March 10th 2015 at MacKinnon Flats

  Winter, what winter? It has been a long time since I witnessed a winter this mild after living in Calgary all my life. Usually it is still cold and fishing is entirely out of the question, float fishing is anyway. I would guess to say this has been our warmest winter on record, so …

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Jan 25

The Great Escape To The Lower Kananaskis Lake

Catch and release Bull Trout Lower Kananaskis Lake

The Mountains Are Calling Escaping the concrete jungle of the city of Calgary was a much needed stress relief, it has been several months since I was able to leave the noise and pollution of the city behind and head for peace and serenity the mountains of Peter Lougheed Provincial Park offer. Clean air combined …

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Sep 30

Guiding the Bow River for spin fisherman 2014

Guided float fishing the bow river-2014

  Trout….Trout…And more trout. It has been a great summer so far on the Bow River south of the Calgary city limits. I was a little worried about the quality of the fishing this season after we had our devastating flood last year. Despite what was called a “major catastrophe”, the fishing has been incredible …

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