Entries by George Cuthbert

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 […]

September 6, 2015

We were delighted to have guests with us until the 5th of September. The 2015 season has now sadly come to an end and we’re already planning for next year! During our last week of operation, anglers worked hard and fishing continued to be quite good. Ray and Dale played multiple Chinook and between them […]

August 30, 2015

  “We’re having a great time!” were the words of nine year old Matthew Walker. After less than one hour’s fishing the day of arrival and Guided by Ronnie Gunn and Fisher Cuthbert, Matthew and his father landed a beautiful 27lb Chinook. Congratulations! As we enter the last few days of August the Chinook and […]

August 26, 2015

The past trip has been truly memorable. Incredible weather and fishing conditions have been coupled with some remarkable catches. And, it appears we’ve had the most couples at the lodge with this trip exceeding 50% of our guest count. Coho have been the flair and their size is often exceeding 15 pounds. Chinook continue to […]