Camp Out

Like many enthusiastic Canadian’s we are trying to get one good camping trip in this summer. An entire weekend of campfires, beautiful scenery and exploring new territory.  I’ve pulled together some of my favourite things to do and all this reminiscing is getting me really excited to leave tonight! Relaxation! Reading a good book and a…

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Catch and Release

The two week marathon on the Bow has ended- for now. What a learning it was, I figured out how to drift the boat properly while people cast, can confidently walk into a fishing shop and ask for a skid bitch fly (where they come up with some of these names…) and learned that being the…

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Smoke on the Water

It’s 9:30 am on a Sunday and I’ve already put in a full day. With the beautiful weather this weekend, we decided an early morning float was in order. It is truly spectacular to watch the sunrise on the river with a coffee and baileys in hand. The 4:00 am start however isn’t that easiest…

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Run on the Bow

First night out on the boat! After much anticipation and a trip to Montana, the jet boat was launched. A beautiful night out on the river, one fish was caught and the rest was just fun trying. In anticipation of the Golden StoneFly Hatch we are polishing up on our skills to hopefully catch some…

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Trout Toys

Last summer my goal was to catch “just one fish”, after 3 weeks up in the fly fishing mecca of NW British Columbia and then some time in the southern Rockies, I was hooked.  So to my delight and thanks to the Northeast BC Wildlife Association, I am the proud owner of my very own…

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Gopher Day

Ok… this is the part of the blog that gets gritty,  definitely more the Camo part of C&C. However it’s part of who I am and I feel the need to share, for anyone it offends- my apologies. Last fall I bought a Diamond Razor Edge compound bow and started practicing at the archery range,…

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