Category Archives: Fish & Fishing

Glaciers and Spawning Salmon

Last weekend, I took the opportunity to show Cathy and Bobbie some of the natural wonders that Monty and I have been enjoying while they’re at work, We first went high into the mountains to an alpine glacier, and then … Continue reading

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Touring the Yukon-Alaska Golden Circle Route

I’m currently on a 4-day tour of what is marketed as the “Golden Circle Route”, from Whitehorse to Skagway, Haines, Haines Junction and back. With me is Julie Odell, Program Administrator for Road Scholar, a tour company which some of … Continue reading

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The Best Halibut & Chips

I love halibut, and the season to get good fish and chips is rapidly drawing to a close. We tried 5 places this year, and here’s the summary: first, the worst – Maggie Mae’s at the Carcross Corner. This was … Continue reading

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Stikine River Salmon – Enhancement Problems

Officials from Fisheries and Oceans Canada (the DFO) are meeting with members of the public and other organizations in Dease Lake today, to discuss problems that have arisen in a complex enhancement program. I met Kevin Gould and his father … Continue reading

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