Monthly Archives: December 2020
[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gaTKb5sW0Aw&w=640&h=360]Great video teaser for McKenzie River Fly Fishing Lodge, a place many consider the best in Labrador. Gin clear waters, fabulous dry fly fishing, and four fantastic species to catch including massive Brook Trout, aggressive Northern Pike, strong fighting Lake Trout, and acrobatic Land Locked Salmon! If you're wanting the best of Canadian river fishing in Labrador, then McKenzie River Lodge should be one of your top considerations! For the whole story: https://www.youtube...
[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HzI4IqTqlJM&w=640&h=360]Marten's Rapid is a class III rapid on the McKenzie River in Oregon that requires a little "care". Here's How... this is the "line" I used in my wooden drift boat with water level at mid summer flows. Brought to you by West System... they supply the glue that holds this boat together and by Contour... they supply the HD camera to bring you these images.
[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q5j9Q0FEUSA&w=640&h=360]Broodstock Chinook salmon were released back into the McKenzie River during the Holiday Farm Fire. Shortly after we were allowed back into the facility, one of our top priorities was to re-collect enough broodstock to hit egg take goals. We made it! Watch us spawn Chinook by removing eggs from the females and fertilizing with the males. We even have a Fish Health Specialist on hand to check the fish for disease issues.
[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oQk9qWQMqso&w=640&h=360]For more information, check out my website: www.everylist.com/forum We went to the McKenzie River at Leaburg Dam to catch stocked trout. We used Powerbait and Pautzke salmon eggs to see which bait trout like more. It ended up being no contest. We set up a Carolina rig to fish off the bottom. Trout setup: 5'6" ultralight rod with a size 2500 reel and 6# line. Pautzke Trout Bait: https://amzn.to/34Ok9SU