GoFest 2017 Women’s Only Fishing Trip

Whistler GoFest is back for another round! There is so much to do in Whistler during the shoulder season and GoFest is here to give you a taste of the sweetest activities you can do in Whistler. From family friendly fun to daring adventures, art workshops and even sports clinics, you can dive into a…

2017 Pink Salmon River Watch Program

This excerpt below was taken from an article we helped author for the Vancouver Aquarium‘s Ocean Watch project. Please take a look at this amazing project on the current state of Howe Sound, the project “touches on the ecological, socioeconomic, cultural, and governance aspects of the Sound’s ecosystem health and provides a window to the…

#ApresFishing Relaxation Package

We spend a lot of time dreaming up fishing trips for our guests and I think we may have out done ourselves this time! Can you think of a more relaxing way to spend the day than fly fishing in the morning and heading to the spa for a massage in the afternoon? You will be napping by noon with our…

Fly Fishing a Hot Ticket in the Corridor

Just finished up teaching an all women’s fly fishing clinic at Whistler’s GoFest and it was an awesome day to say the least. What an incredible experience to be surrounded by so many eager and like minded ladies. The sport is attracting more women than ever  and I feel like I just made 20 fishing buddies…

GoFest 2016 Women’s Only Fly Fishing Clinic

Date: Sunday May 22, 2016 Class 1: 9am-10:30am Class 2: 11am – 12:30pm Location: Whistler Olympic Plaza Pavilion Ages: Women only, 15+ Interested in learning the basics of fly fishing? Cortney Brown, owner and angler at Trout Country Fishing Guides is giving a 1.5hr intro clinic so you have the confidence to get out there…

Relax into Lake Fishing

I have said it before and I will say it again. Lake fishing is by far the most relaxing way to fish. Just hop in your belly boat, get a little exercise, work on your tan and have a snack while you troll around the lake searching for hungry trout. But get ready to snap into action…

Proper Fish Handling Techniques

There are many fishing styles and techniques but let’s face it – there is only one way to properly land a fish. I am an angler, guide and part owner at Trout Country Fishing Guides and I want to highlight proper fish handeling techniques to promote angler awareness and accountability on the local rivers and lakes. I…