Oct. 1/19

Last week Tunkwa saw some very unstable and unseasonable weather. Lots of strong winds and cool temps, even snow a few of the days. We again hosted the Lauch Style Fly Fishing Championships the past week. Top fly anglers from … Continue reading


Lots of unstable weather in the area, making fishing a bit challenging for most.Fall is definitely here! Water surface temps are down 6 to 7 degrees C from last week! Rainbows are being caught though. Trout to just over 4lbs … Continue reading

Sept. 16/19

Fall fishing has started to turn on the past week! Surface water temps are now just under 60 Deg. and will be slowly dropping. Fish will be feeding hard to fatten up for the winter. This weekend saw some windy … Continue reading

Sept. 08,19

Fish were caught on various methods the past week. Worm under a float caught fish. Blue Fox Spinners, Frog Kwickfish, wedding bands dabbed with a small piece of worm, Vampire leeches, Mini Marts, K-marts, Ruby Eye leeches, Black leeches, Pumkinheads … Continue reading

Sept. 2, 19

Fishing was tough for most anglers, some who used worms under a float caught some nice size fish, dragon fly nymph did very well Saturday on sinking lines near the weeds with one fish to 26 inches and others 22-23 … Continue reading

Aug. 25,19

Warm days, and cool nights, ‘fall’ is in the air!! This past week has seen some good action while chironomid fishing. Hatches of size 12’s in mainly green or brown colours. Today early morning anglers had good results until a … Continue reading


Fishing has been spotty with worms under a float working in shallower water close to the weed beds, Fishers trolling wedding bands and spinners or hot shots was slow but not many out there fishing these methods. Earlier in the … Continue reading

August 11,19

The past week saw some really good chironomid fishing, until the low pressure system from the south moved in over the weekend(right in time for the FlyBC’ers who were arriving for there annual ‘Tunkwa Bomber Run’ get-together). This change in … Continue reading

Aug. 06/19

I was out Sunday evening until almost dark and fish were feeding heavily on bomber emergers, brown in color in the surface film , picked off a few fish on chironomid emerger patterns casting to riseforms on the dry, total … Continue reading

July 30/2019

Chironomid fishing has been very good to excellent for most anglers, The ‘bombers'(giant chironomids) started to come off later last Tuesday afternoon. The trout have set up, and are feeding over the ‘deeper’ parts of Tunkwa Lake, 17-19′. Fishing size … Continue reading

July 22, 2019

Summer has finally arrived after a very wet and cooler pattern since mid June. Trollers have been catching fish in spinners and gang trolls with wedding band with a small piece of worm trailing. Hot shots and Kwick fish in … Continue reading