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Honky
08-13-2009, 10:09 PM
We just got back from a 3 day fishing trip on the West Coast of the Queen Charlotte Island. The fishing was incredible. Too many stories to tell but here are a few of the pictures I took between fishing.

This is how we arrive at the floating fishing Barge

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Jeepnut got himself a new Indian name. Johnnypukesallot. Unfortunately he was sea sick the whole time but that didnít slow him down too much on the fishing.
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My dad catching a nice spring
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Here is Johhnypukesallot catching a fine spring
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Hey Johnnypukesallot if you hold it away from you it will ake the fish look bigger
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Here is a picture of a mud shark we caught.
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Here is my Dad with one of two of the 50 plus pound Halibuts
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Here is me with the other 50 pounder Halibut
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If you catch anything over 50 pounds you can a pin for your hat and you have to gong the Gong!......hey pukesallot where is your pin?
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Here is a pic of one of the two cut and washed Hailbuts
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Stacking the Hali deep
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Those are going to be tasty. They Cut, clean, vacuum pack and flash freeze your catch as soon as you get to the dock
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Just a night shot of the boats

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Here is the first of three loads of fish boxes heading out. Most people caught their limit and then some
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Another dock shot. They make sure your boat is ready to go each time you come in.
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The guide Ė Me- My dad. There is a lot less work to do on the boat when the guideís onboard.
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Here is one of my favorite shots. Here bro John is reeling in a salmon, Iím netting it and my dad is on board. This show what most of the trip was like. Memories we will have forever!
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Honky
08-14-2009, 11:53 AM
This has been the best fishing trip I’ve ever been on.

Some of the other things that happened while out on the water. As I was reeling in the halibut a 7 foot shark swam around the catch twice. That was pretty intense. I also hooked into a large salmon Shark and was fighting it in when it made a dash to a boat in front. The guide yelled at the other boat to move but the line was chopped by his prop.

Jeepnut
08-14-2009, 12:36 PM
AWESOME TRIP...[36] ...except the[14]


Kevin became a MASTER BAITER on this trip thanks bro:D

caveman
08-14-2009, 01:34 PM
looks like a great trip for all of you. thanks for the share [cheers]

Taxidermy
08-14-2009, 02:49 PM
nice pics [36] [36] [36]

bryceyoda
08-14-2009, 03:25 PM
looks like a great trip! i work on those big s61 helicopters

Tunabomber
08-14-2009, 03:39 PM
no fair :mad:

great pics looks like a great trip for the boys [cheers]

gavman
08-14-2009, 04:07 PM
Thats a great trip guys[cheers]

kootenaycat
08-14-2009, 05:54 PM
Sounds like you guys had a blast! I've heard great stories about the fishing lodges up there, but that's why you pay an arm and a leg! :D

BTW, did you say hi to my Dad for me? :D He's in QC city.

cronic 4x4
08-14-2009, 06:10 PM
Amazing pics

D-Ass
08-14-2009, 06:22 PM
great pix kev nothing better than spending a whole day pulling the big one:D

sarg
08-14-2009, 06:48 PM
nice fish. looks like alot of fun. makes my want to go now.

mista fitz
08-14-2009, 07:59 PM
Whoa.. that's an amazing fishing trip.. the part I liked best is they clean and pack all your catch!! wow.

zookiguy
08-14-2009, 09:01 PM
Wow looks like a great trip. i need to do that one day.

230
08-14-2009, 09:18 PM
Great familly memories.just you boys?

REZ
08-15-2009, 02:44 AM
Nice,

good to have a guid along, you just need to pull the fish out, rest on him

Sini
08-15-2009, 03:30 AM
Whoa.. that's an amazing fishing trip.. the part I liked best is they clean and pack all your catch!! wow.

Haha I liked that bit too, I wonder how much they pay those ppl! :D Seems like it would make for an awesome summer job

ri0
08-15-2009, 09:04 AM
cool trip man...I bet the price tag was pritty cool too ehh

my father in law does it every year...

Honky
08-15-2009, 09:24 AM
Nice,

good to have a guid along, you just need to pull the fish out, rest on him


It is nice to have the guide along but I perfered to have the boat to myself with two lines out. the odds to land the fish in the boat go way down but I just like the challenge in doing everything myself.

I spent alot of time this way

Honky
08-15-2009, 09:26 AM
cool trip man...I bet the price tag was pritty cool too ehh

my father in law does it every year...



We got a pretty big discount because my dad knows the owner. Pricey for sure but the three of us together on a trip like this was priceless.....worth every penny

duff
08-15-2009, 10:10 AM
is it just me or dose jhone look older now that he's maried????

78f150
08-16-2009, 12:35 AM
Wow nice pics boys

MuddyWheeler
08-16-2009, 08:00 AM
wow, great pic's. Looks like a fantastic trip!

Dirtybert
08-16-2009, 08:42 AM
thats fuckin sweet dude, great pics im missin the wet coast

WagoneerXJ
08-16-2009, 10:56 AM
Looks awesome. I was born in QC city, but left before I could walk. I wanna go back and check it out again one day.

dari
08-16-2009, 06:16 PM
love to see dad and the boys havein fun thanks for sharin[cheers]

kozak
08-16-2009, 07:02 PM
Looks like you guys had a blast. Nice catches too.

killman
08-16-2009, 07:09 PM
That's awesome guy's. My dad, bother and I went on dad's boat three years in a row. It was a great time. We never usually had any sickness on the boat, it was after when we got home that we would feel a little funny.

Ironman
08-16-2009, 07:19 PM
I heard john was causing shit in the bar and had to leave

surreysinner
08-16-2009, 11:29 PM
Looks deadly. Good time for sure.

We went to ucuelet....private plane, huge room with loft, 50'+ dual diesel boats, rods, gear, fish all geared up and taken care of for just over $300 for 3 days 2 nights.

Princess something or other .....in the province all the time.

Styx
08-16-2009, 11:41 PM
Wow Kev that looks like a blast..
My Father in Law goes every year (actually he heads out next week) I may have to tag along next year...
What did it cost??? (or did I miss that)...
R...

Big Mitch
08-18-2009, 10:10 AM
nice fish looks like it was a blast

*Ub6
08-18-2009, 12:57 PM
Nice trip.. I wish we had a helicopter ride.. all we got was the "Goose".

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v252/UB6MEB9/29f7ebe4.jpg

What lodge was that? (if you said the name I missed it.. sorry)

yoda thrills
08-22-2009, 09:50 PM
thats wicked. looks like alot of fun from a guests point of view.
i was working in the charolettes this summer at samson fishing lodge, i was the dock staff, i woulda been cleaing your boat and gasin it up give you more tackle and bait. it was a great time and a great experience, i think it would be way better from a guests point of view tho