Welcome to Steelhead Paradise! That is the new sign entering Smithers and the message that Tourism Smithers and town council want to drive home with tourists who have been avoiding the region because of rumours that they would be evicted from the rivers over First Nation treaty disputes. MSG started the guiding season early and … Read more
HELP US REACH 500 LIKES ON FACEBOOK and you could earn a $500 credit towards a steelhead fishing trip that you book for two anglers for September or October 2014. Looking forward to #500. Thanks for your support. Denise Maxwell Maxwell Steelhead Guides Fish with the Experts
DRY FLY STEELHEADING… THE NATURAL WAY by Mike Maxwell YOU ARE STANDING ANKLE DEEP IN YOUR FAVOURITE STEELHEAD RIVER, surrounded by all the sights, sounds and colours of Indian summer, anywhere in the coastal mountains of beautiful British Columbia. Suddenly – ‘right before your eyes‘ – a huge steelhead rises to the surface, pops its head … Read more
OKAY, HERE IS A QUESTION FOR YOU… What do you know about guiding on the classified waters of the Skeena River system? I bet you don’t know that there are a limited number of guides for each river and each guide license has a certain number of angler days with it. An angler day is … Read more
A FISH IN HAND… is worth many more in the river. For anyone who has fly fished for wild steelhead, the rush you experience of a steelhead engulfing your fly… played to the beach to be admired… and released… is just reward for your time on the river.