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Best Lures for Pacific Salmon

Understanding the Different Types of Salmon Fishing Lures Using the right lure at the end of the line can significantly increase your chances of catching salmon. So why not use all the different types of salmon lures to your advantage? We’ll show you how! Below is the Eagle Nook Resort team’s round-up of the top […]

Fishing for Salmon in BC

Salmon Fishing Vancouver Island BC The West Coast of Vancouver Island, BC is known around the world for its salmon fishing – both freshwater and saltwater. And sometimes the staff here at Eagle Nook Resort in Barkley Sound feel like we are in the centre of it all, based on all the fish we see […]

Salmon Fishing in Barkley Sound is OPEN

2019 Salmon Fishing Season is Upon Us It’s 2019 and the West Coast fishing season is off to another great start, with Lucky Sportfishing at Eagle Nook Resort. It’s almost July already, and the Eagle Nook team is assembled, excited and ready to help our guests enjoy a bucket list Pacific salmon and halibut fishing […]

Halibut Fishing Vancouver Island, BC

Fishing for Halibut in BC Wondering when and where to head out halibut fishing in BC? Our guides at Eagle Nook Resort have you covered. Check out our latest blog post for some helpful tips and tricks for making your next halibut fishing excursion a huge success. What does a Halibut Look Like? First off, […]

How to Can Salmon

Canning Your Catch: How to Can Your Own Salmon So you want to can your own salmon? Picture this: you’ve spent two full days out on the Pacific Ocean catching tons of salmon and now you don’t know what to do with it all! It’s every fisherman’s dream, and one that is made easier to […]

Fishing Report: August 1st, 2017

It’s hard to believe August is already upon us – our season has been flying by! Over the course of the past few weeks we’ve been able to send our guests home with jam-packed boxes of a variety of fish; halibut, salmon, lingcod and rock fish have been plentiful across the board. Offshore fishing has […]

Fishing Report: July 5th, 2017

The salmon are in Barkley Sound! No running offshore yet, we are getting limits of Salmon right here of Cree Island, Austin Island and Harbour Entrance. The other hot spot has been Keeha Bay. Our usual Halibut spots have been producing nicely with some upper limit hat’s every day. The fishing is hot, the sun […]

Summer is in Session

It’s been an incredibly busy first few weeks up in Barkley Sound but things are officially underway and it feels great to be back. Both of our pre-season derbies were successful once again, fishing was good and the company was even better. Eric Scott of Scotty Products caught the first derby winning Chinook fishing with […]