Entries by George Cuthbert

2016 – An Excellent Season

We have now concluded our 2016 King Pacific Lodge season and our floating lodge is now safely tied up in our winter anchorage. A special Thank You to all of our guests and of course our seasonal staff who make the entire experience possible. We’re so fortunate to have had a successful, safe season for […]

September fish!

We’ve entered the first week of September and we’re enjoying both excepting fishing and weather. The last week has gifted us with calm seas and great action out on the water. A low pressure system recently brought a little rain, a bit of wind and plenty of fish! This was significantly different from the long, […]

Chinook and Coho

As our fabulous 2016 season continues into the last part of August, we are experiencing excellent fishing and good catches. Chinook and Coho salmon continue to increase in abundance and the weather is beautiful. This last week showed some amazing fish including a 46 pound Chinook and a 19 pound Coho. Generally the fishing overall […]

Fabulous August Fishing

August is here and its so wonderful to see so many of our regular guests; most who have been with us since our first season. The weather has been excellent and allowing our fishing fleet to access all of our regular hot spots. This week, these spots included Cheney Point, Cheney 2, Cape Mark and […]

A new month – August!

The past week has provided some challenging wind and wave condition as heavy northwest winds have been blowing. While we enjoy warm sunny skies, the wind is a continual reminder of where we are – the wild west coast! We’ve persevered and fortunately have a couple of spots close by and protected. Often under these […]

July 23, 2016

Guests of King Pacific Lodge have been enjoying some excellent fishing and calm, predictable weather. The month of July has provided exceptional fishing opportunities. There have been slower periods and our excellent fishing guides and a great selection tackle options have certainly helped create opportunity. Our entire fishing range has been accessible and the hot […]

Wonderful July fishing

    As we enter the fourth week of the 2016 season, King Pacific Lodge anglers continue to enjoy excellent catches. The past week has gifted us with excellent weather and calm winds.  Soft south and  west are sharing both sunny skies and clouds with the odd downpour of rain. Most salmon, both Chinook and […]

Full swing of the season

King Pacific Lodge anglers have been enjoying excellent catches of Chinook salmon within minutes of the lodge. Our last trip produced five ‘Tyee Chinook” over 30 pounds with the largest being 36 pounds. Most other Chinook were in the 15-20 pound range. Coho are here and there with the largest around 9 pounds. Anchovie and […]

Some great fish!

As King Pacific Lodge anglers enter the second week of fishing, we couldn’t be more pleased. Beautiful Chinook are hitting the dock on a regular basis and this morning alone, three were weighed in over thirty pounds! Congratulations to Paul for the largest “Tyee” at 33 pounds. Regular hot spots have been Cheney Point and […]

2016 King Pacific Lodge season opening

The iconic King Pacific Lodge is now safely moored at is summer location within St. Johns Harbour. Anglers are now out on the water and fishing our favourite fishing areas of Milbanke Sound! Ocean bright Chinook and Coho salmon are being weighed in from 15 to 24 pounds. Here, fish-cutter Ralph Chamberlain shows off one […]