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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World’s Best Salmon Fishing

The best fishing lodge in Haida Gwaii, Escott Sportfishing Lodge, has put together the top three reasons why Haida Gwaii has the world’s best salmon fishing. We may be a bit biased, sure, but our defence definitely holds water.   Hardly Accessible What makes the region so beautiful also makes it the best place to […]

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The Tyee Club

One of the highest honours awarded to a Pacific Northwest angler is membership into the prestigious Tyee club. To gain entry, one must land a Chinook or Spring salmon with a weight of over 30 pounds. These saltwater giants are known as Tyees and they are the crowning achievement of any professional, weekend or casual […]

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Corporate Adventures

A corporate retreat needs three simple elements to be considered successful: A memorable event that people will talk about for months, preferably with an element of excitement An activity or space to relax and disengage from the pressure of work A natural setting that is the polar opposite of the office setting Here is a […]

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The Fishing Seasons of Haida Gwaii

Beautiful Haida Gwaii is known for many things. The undeniably stunning scenery, a decidedly relaxed way of life, the distinctive art of the Haida people, and its varied and lush wildlife. We’ve got humpback whales, bald eagles, harbour seals, and even spirit bears. But of most interest to Escott Sportfishing and our guests is—of course—the […]

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