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May is Prime Fishing Time in Pemberton

May is Prime Fishing Time in Pemberton

Early May is one of the best times of the year to snag a trout in one of Pemberton's local lakes. Thanks to the recent Salmon run the trout have followed their friends upstream to munch on their yummy Salmon fry (young Salmon). This in turn leads to amazing fishing in Pemberton's local lakes including; Anderson Lake, Ivey Lake, Mosquito Lake & Birkenhead Lake.

The recent warm weather has also resulted in a Flying Black Ant Hatch on Ivey Lake. This hatch only stays around for about 2 weeks so it's imperative to hit while the hatch is going on. This hatch is a fly fisherman's dream and is the perfect time to get your rod out for the first time. All you have to do is look for Rainbow Trout feeding on the surface on the Flying Black Ant Hatch. Then toss your Flying Black Ant Pattern 6' in front of the last surface and you're sure to have a fish on within minutes.

Other great fishing spots include Anderson Lake and Birkenhead Lakes river entrances. The rivers have really begun to swell bringing with them lots of food for the fishies. You can choose to post up on the shore and cast out towards the current or grab a boat and hit the areas adjacent to the river flow. Either way there is some great fishing to be had around both lakes.

For more information on fishing in Pemberton make sure to check out Pemberton's #1 fishing resource PembertonFishFinder.com. The local boy's over at Pemberton Fish Finder know everything there is to know about fishing in Pemberton and are an excellent resource to use for your next trip. Ask right now about their newly introduced Heli-fishing tours. Pay them a visit at Spud Valley Sports located right in town or call them toll-free at 1-877-905-8121.

Check out a video on Heli-Fishing Below

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Photo Credit Fisherman: pembertonfishfinder.com

Posted: Thursday, May 09, 2013

Whistler Alternative

When visiting Whistler, consider staying at Pemberton Valley Lodge. We offer several advantages over Whistler hotels…

 1  Only 20 minutes

You can get to the Village faster from our Lodge than you can from some parts of Whistler Resort.

 2  Save money

Whistler hotels typically charge for parking. We don't. And you get bigger rooms for your dollar.

 3  Great Perks

Get complimentary super fast WiFi, complimentary bike rentals, and optional keyless room entry!

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