Salmon Fishing in Sooke has slowed down for big Spring Salmon over the last week, especially in the mornings. With the fast approaching Vancouver Island Salmon Classic Derby, some teams are already planning, and practice fishing as teams in preparation for this high stakes event. Rules and information on the Derby can be found on [...]
Aug 1st Ed and Leyla fished the Sooke Salmon enhancement derby again this year with 2Reel. Had a good hit on a glow hootchie first pass on Possession Point, early in the morning, didn’t hook up. There were a few fish caught. Took 5 Pink Salmon for smoking. Aug 2nd, Fished 2nd day of the [...]
Vancouver Island is indisputably one of the best places in the world for salmon fishing. This 500km long Island offers countless hotspots for world class fishing. From great lodges, secret spots and talented fishing guides Vancouver Island is a treat for true anglers. There are many high quality fishing events each year in Western Canada, [...]
Sooke Community Arts Council’s 7th Annual “Art in the Park” Arts Festival. Saturday & Sunday, August 15 & 16, 10am to 5pm, Ed Macgregor Park. 6751 West Coast Rd (Sooke Rd/Hwy 14) just west of downtown lights at Otter Point Rd in Sooke.
They’re All Around Us! Who knew when I woke up on this Thursday morning that it was going to be an extraordinary day that would produce a once-in-a-lifetime experience. ***UPDATE*** We’d like like to let everyone know that we have been in contact with the DFO (Department of Fisheries and Oceans) as they had some [...]
I can’t believe how fun it is to drive in circles! Enjoying a morning coffee on the deck at our home in Sooke, British Columbia, we contemplated what to do with this beautiful, sunny Sunday. We decided to take a Sunday drive. Heading west from Sooke on Highway 14, which turns into West Coast Road [...]