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Fishing Mapbooks: Vancouver Island BC Fishing

Released: 2015-05-04
ISBN: 978-1-897225-01-1
Dimensions: 21.5cm x 28cm (8.5" x 11")
Pages: 176
Map Scale: 125 Lake Charts @ various scales,17 River Maps @ various scales
Regional Cities/Parks: Campbell River, Comox, Courtenay, Duncan, Gold River, Nanaimo, Parksville, Port Alberni, Port Hardy, Port Renfrew, Tofino, Victoria

Price: Starting at: $27.95

Book Type

Note: The PDF book version of the mapbook is zoomable, searchable and you can also easlity bookmark your favorite spots. The PDF mapbooks are not printable or geo-referenced.

Welcome to the new look Fishing Mapbook for Vancouver Island. We have listened to Island anglers long enough and have finally expanded north. Even

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Welcome to the new look Fishing Mapbook for Vancouver Island. We have listened to Island anglers long enough and have finally expanded north. Even better, we now cover most of the popular rivers and have expanded the fishing techniques and even the lake list to make this a truly dynamic freshwater fishing guide.

What makes our Fishing Mapbook series so unique is the fact we combine those ever-popular depth chart or lake charts with detailed information on everything from access to facilities to fish stocking and techniques. This information can be used by everyone from the greenest angler to the most seasoned veteran. Add in the fact that we cover over 150 lakes and streams with such detail you will quickly see why these guides remain the books of choice for locals and visitors alike.

Readers will find this book focuses on the best lakes and streams around Vancouver Island. Whether you are looking for an urban getaway or a hidden mountain lake, there is always an active fishery. This is particularly true with the many rivers and streams that cascade their way down the mountains and out into the ocean. At any give time anglers can find bass, char, salmon, steelhead and trout; just to name a few. Some of these fish have been known to reach legendary sizes, while others will fill that pan perfectly on that backcountry camping trip. Some are easy to catch, while others are as wily as they are cunning. This is what makes Island fishing such a great challenge. This book is a result of a lot of research and the help of many knowledgeable anglers. Not only do you benefit from the Backroad Mapbook team, we have consulted with the Freshwater Fisheries Society of BC, local writers and Island retailers to help refine the content. In addition to benefiting from many helpful eyes review the content, readers can be assured the list covers most of the hot spots around the Island.

So sit back and enjoy what we have to offer. We are sure you will find a trick or two that will help you make you the envy of all your fishing buddies.

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Features & Benefits

  • Lake Charts:
    Contour map or depth chart provided for each lake
  • Road Features:
    Complete classified road systems, road names and more
  • Longitude and Latitude:
    for GPS user
  • Reference Section:
    Comprehensive write up on Fishing, Access Info, Facilities, Stocking Info and more
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