• The Pacific Angler blog is your source for fishing reports, industry news, sales, events, classes, courses, guiding and destination travel!

    This blog will let you know what is going on in the local fishing scene; when to go, where to go, and what to use! It will keep you updated on the latest and greatest rods, reels, lines, lures and flies.

    It will keep you informed on weekly specials, sales events, and contests. We will also be highlighting some great fishing pictures, videos, and information on our trips around the world in pursuit of game fish!

    In short this is Vancouver’s blog for the fishing enthusiast! Intoxication may occur with excessive use, enjoy responsibly.

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West Coast Fishing Club, Panama

Over the years we’ve sent a lot of our customers to the West Coast Fishing Club (WCFC) for epic salmon fishing in Haida Gwaii Islands.  The WCFC does it right by offering the ultimate service from the point you book your trip to the moment you touch ground back in Vancouver. That’s why when we heard they now have an operation in Panama we wanted to let you know.  From what we’ve heard and seen the fishing is epic.  I’ve posted the WCFC’s latest highlight reel for you to view.  The group hooks into 7 sailfish in a row… Another Day at the Office from Tobey Nemeth on Vimeo. Panama really gets me going as it is a world class billfish fishery and truly has the…

The Pacific Angler Team Tackles Roosters, Dorado and Jacks

In Puerto Vallarta Puerto Vallarta is known as a Mexican tourist hot spot – With streets filled with tacky souvenir shops, great beaches and all the amenities to cater to droves of vacationers some overlook Puerto Vallarta (PV) as a world class fishing destination. This November Jason and Matt were invited on a family vacation in Puerto Vallarta (PV).  It was planned as a non-fishing vacation but after a little research the boys realized November was a good time for roosters and the planning began. Matt feverously tied sardina patterns and Jason put his vast guide contact list to work.  It turned out that one of Jason’s old salmon guiding buddies, Josh Temple, has an exclusive world class operation call Prime Time Adventures in Punta…

Cuba and Mexico 2012 for Bones, Permit, Tarpon

It’s that time of year when the days are dark, cold, and dreary here in Vancouver.  Don’t get depressed, get excited like we do!  Why do we get excited?  Well… it just means we are that much closer to our warm water season of catching bones, permit, and tarpon on the the flats. Morry with a nice sized bonefish from last years trip to Cuba! This year we have two great trips we are offering.  The first is a trip to Cayo Romano, Cuba for some amazing fishing on the flats for bones, permit, and tarpon.  Matt Sharp hosted a group of Pacific Angler Expeditions clients last year, and we can’t wait to head back down this year!  For detailed information on this trip click…

Welcome to the Pacific Angler Blog!

Welcome to the Pacific Angler Blog!  This will be your source for up to the minute fishing reports, tips and techniques on current fisheries, cool new products in the shop, classes, courses, special events, hosted destination fishing trips, and much more! Let’s start off with what we love to do.  Fish!  We have had some absolutely incredible coho fishing over the weekend and the last few days.  The rain we had brought the rivers up and then they dropped nicely and the coho were pouring in and were hitting hard. Bob with a chrome coho and guide Jason Tonelli all smiles. David with his first fly caught coho held by guide Matt Sharp. Andre’s custom coho flies have been extremely successful for our customers pursuing…

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