Vancouver is Awesome

The majority of our Haida Gwaii fishing packages start with a pre-booked flight out of the Vancouver South Terminal on Pacific Coastal Airlines. This quick two-hour flight flies you directly to the town of Masset, where our lodge is mere minutes away from the airport. After a quick lunch and a stop for liquid essentials, […]

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Preparation for a World-Class Fishing Expedition

A fishing adventure on the west coast can be one of the most relaxing and rewarding vacations imaginable, but it often only comes about after months of endless preparation.   The prep starts with choosing appropriate accommodation. Finding cabins or a hotel close to the fishing grounds is key; you don’t want to spend a […]

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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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Memories of Summer Fishing: Sunshine, Salmon, and Smooth Sailing

As we’ve started to dig into our vacuum-pack salmon stores from last summer, it’s gotten us reminiscing about the stellar summer season we had last year at Escott Sportfishing.   Who else has dipped into their vacuum-pack salmon from last summer? #salmon #salmonfishing #fishingtrips #haidagwaii #haidagwaiifishing #escottsportfishing #escottlodge A photo posted by Escott Sportfishing (@escottsportfishing) […]

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Top Sport Fishing Destinations in North America

What exactly is sport fishing? Like the name suggests, it’s fishing that is done for sport or recreation, rather than with the primary goal of catching fish for sustenance. Although many sport fishers do keep some of their catches for eating, many more fish are let go by what’s known as “catch and release.” It’s […]

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