Noel Gyger reports. Saturday light rain with highs to +6 degrees C. Sunday a mix of sun and clouds with highs to +10 degrees Celsius. Skeena River is low and in good shape BUT frozen over in some spots but lots of open water now. Steelhead are being caught where you can find open accessible water 🙂 Please be careful running your jet boat as water is very shallow and be careful waking on the ice. Coho fishing closed October 31st. Tyee Test Fishery showed a record run of Steelhead last season. Kalum River is in fair shape and fishing well for Steelhead. Both fly and spin fishing are working well. Kitimat River is closed to Salmon fishing. Lots of open water now and the Steelhead will be coming soon. Zymoetz (Copper) River is in fair shape with some open water and Steelhead are being caught. Note this regulation: No Fishing upstream of the sign at the transmission line crossing (downstream of Zymoetz Canyon) Jan 1 – June 15. Steelhead fishing below this closure is still permitted. Ocean fishing for Salmon, Halibut, Prawn, Dungness and Alaska King Crab is good out of Kitimat.
If you would like to book a river fishing guide or ocean charter for 2018-19 you can contact Noel at www.noelgyger.ca .