Eugene Outdoor Expo

Another weekend trade show, this time in Eugene, Oregon! We’re heading south once again to take part in a trade show in Eugene, Oregon. Eugene will be hosting over 15,000 outdoor enthusiasts for ExpoSure’s largest trade show of the season.   Escott Sportfishing will be there to share our love of fishing in the Pacific […]

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Sacramento Sportsmen’s Expo

Each winter the Escott team leaves the Wild West coast for sunnier shores to the south, to spread the word about the world-class king salmon fishing off of Haida Gwaii. The team, lead by owner and master salmon fisherman Danny Escott, share their incredible tales with their southern neighbour’s at a variety of outdoor trade […]

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The Making of a Superior Fishing Guide

The difference between a great fishing trip and an exceptional fishing adventure is the guide. Escott Sportfishing guides are consistently praised for being the highlight of the trip. Now remember, this is world-class fishing in one of the world’s most remote sportfishing locations. You have to be a pretty good guide to outshine pulling in […]

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Bait Up - Danny Escott of Escott Sportfishing and his sportfishing bait techniques

“Bait Up!”

  Every great fisherman has a bait preference he dedicates to his catch. Here at Haida Gwaii, we won’t underestimate your extensive knowledge and the intense personal research you’ve put into the great craft of sportfishing, but we’d like to take a second to review what tackle-box accoutrements tend to outwork the worm.   Disclaimer: […]

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Haida Gwaii salmon fishing

Catch and Release Practices in Haida Gwaii

The most thrilling part of fishing is that great battle between man and fish. It can sometimes even take an hour—or more—to get that salmon out of the water, if you’ve got a monster Tyee on the other end. But what happens once you’ve brought it into the boat? At Escott Sportfishing, though our guests […]

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