2019 Vancouver-Howe Sound-Sechelt Reports Thread

Discussion in '2019 Saltwater Fishing Reports' started by SFBC, Jan 1, 2019.

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  1. 1marko

    1marko Active Member

    Your killing me chrome...
    Must be stella out there
  2. chromie

    chromie Member

    A bit bumpy now this morning was glass
  3. SaltyAlice

    SaltyAlice Well-Known Member

    Nice work. Using larger spoons/plugs?
  4. daddystoy

    daddystoy Well-Known Member

    I'll give it to you chromie. Got out there late around 11:30 after putting some crab traps down. Tried to make it to the QA. Motored out at 7 to 8 knots through 3 and 4 footers. Turned around and went home. Forecast said it was supposed to calm down to light winds around noon!
    Goddamed Madryga!
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  5. Pippen

    Pippen Well-Known Member

    There's your first mistake. :p:p:p

    Like a pond out off Tswassen right now.....nice despite being on a ferry.
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  6. sweettjim

    sweettjim Active Member

    suppose to be worse tomorrow blowing 30 knots im out sunday winds suppose to be better that day
  7. wishiniwasfishin1

    wishiniwasfishin1 Well-Known Member

    And the Big Cat is one shot back at the Masters...couldn't find the golf reports section.
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  8. sweettjim

    sweettjim Active Member

    Right on
  9. Ian wagner

    Ian wagner Active Member

    How does one in the cooler equal 9
  10. reeltordarius

    reeltordarius Well-Known Member

    Pretty sure he was saying 9 total but only one keeper....but I'm no expert in these matters o_O
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  11. Pippen

    Pippen Well-Known Member

    You do know there is a legal size limit where you can hook up legal fish and lose them and also have to release the undersized ?

    Yup....kinda makes sense. Buddy had low teens on Sunday but one legal size in the cooler.
  12. Rain City

    Rain City Crew Member

    I saw you! You're nuts!!! Lol. I made one pass at the bell and turned the eff around.

    On a side note do you always drop traps way out in 150 feet right in the middle of where guys are fishing? Not trying to be an asshole just wondering if that's such a good spot.
  13. 1marko

    1marko Active Member

    NUTS ..That commander your rockin RC should be rock steady...our are you
    Waiting to have the seagyro installed..
    For the family....or course.
    How are you ever going to make the crossing...:eek:
  14. Rain City

    Rain City Crew Member

    Yeah no it's fine I rather enjoy it in those conditions. I think the impeller is toast on the kicker so I was running one of the mains which fishes way too fast unless I'm straight into the wind but then that gets pretty laborious trying to maintain a course. When it comes to traveling it's 25 knots hard through that shit, no problemo. His boat looked like it was getting damn near swamped in those 4 footers.
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  15. Kew

    Kew Member

    Bit of a late report but caught 11 yesterday with 4 keepers between 9am and noon. Largest was 15 lbs. South Bowen near RC. All different hoochies worked between 110' and 130' on the riggers.
  16. daddystoy

    daddystoy Well-Known Member

    That wouldn't have been me R.C. I came out of the North Arm and hung a left and dropped my traps in 30 feet of water.

    I'm in a 70's vintage 18.5 foot Double Eagle with that classic avacado colored deck and a green soft top.
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  17. Rain City

    Rain City Crew Member

    Oh yeah definitely not you then.
  18. SaltyAlice

    SaltyAlice Well-Known Member

    10/10 Salty Alices do not recommend working South Bowen right now. Got there around 7:45 but it got real lumpy and conflicted; like my body after a big night at the pub with too many nachos. Trying QA now where the seas are less feisty.
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  19. ab1752

    ab1752 Well-Known Member

    Nice work, boys I got to spend the last 2 days fighting a power steering pump, bracket and now a new alternator. If anyone wants to buy a Volvo 320 hp gxi with a new dp leg in 2016 this shit is coming out in the fall. Meanwhile hope to push off early this week finally!
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  20. Rain City

    Rain City Crew Member

    Dislike. That sucks. Podding it?
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