There is little doubt that
The air is clear, the skies are bluer than can be imagined and the waters team with trout and steelhead. The U.S. dollar is strong and goes a long way towards the purchase of a first-class outdoor experience that is fast disappearing in other places.
The lodges and outfitters that we have assembled in
What that meant to people like the Stewart and Hodson Families on the Dean River, the Harringtons on the Blackwater or Collingwood Family in Spatsizi Plateau Wilderness Park was that after decades of work (and generations of guiding and outfitting) they were allocated a permanent number of guide days on their respective waterways and/or territories.
What that means to fly fishermen headed to those lodges and camps is that when they arrive they’re insured the quality experience that they came so far to enjoy. And when they finish their coffee in the morning after a hearty breakfast and head off to their favorite pools or runs, it’s very unlikely that they will be sharing the water with anyone.
In addition to setting aside huge tracks of land and limiting access and use, wilderness managers in Canada classify unique and extraordinary waterways, (river and streams considered to be the finest of their kind in the province and perhaps the world) in effort to keep them wild and pristine. A Class 1 designation of specific water translates into the finest fishery resource of its kind in the entire province.
I invite you to browse through the Canadian fly fishing outfitters that The Fly Shop has assembled over the last 30 years. The Fly Shop is a great resource for fly fishing travel destinations...read more...