Heading down end of July. If I don't get fish, I'll go for some free tackle shopping. Lots of small kokanee, white fish and rainbows.. large bulls and dollies.. medium sized ling. Thanks for the info. An abundance of Beautiful crown land. Visualizza questa fotografia stock relativa a Canada British Columbia Man Fishing At Kinbasket Lake. Just depends on the size of the trailer. The lake has some good fishing for Rainbow and Bulltrout as well as Mountain whitefish and Kokanee. That made our trip and I’d like to say thank you to Lauren for that! Hot showers, flush toilets and sinks are available to all guests. What an amazing lake. Kinbasket Lake is a reservoir on the Columbia River in southeast British Columbia, north of the city of Revelstoke and the town of Golden. Some decent sized burbot and bull trout can be had once in awhile. Best technique for us has always been trolling with a willow leaf and wedding band. Heading out tomorrow on the lake prospecting with my brother for a couple days, Ill try and take a few hours to catch some fish as well. Its an hour round trip to get gas in town. However, it does turn into a single gravel road and have to watch for the logging trucks. The lake is located in south eastern British Columbia and runs into the Columbia river in the south. Remain on this […] Dave Trerice of Remote Waters has over a decade of guiding experience in his back pocket, and endless experience exploring every contour and structure that holds fish on this big, beautiful waterbody. Went a couple years ago. As kinbasket is just a flooded mountain valley down rigging is risky the depth changes unnaturally and the bottom still has huge old growth forest in spots. Growing up in Valemount, BC, I spent many hours at Kinbasket Lake fishing, having campfires or just exploring the shore and many creeks that entered the lake. So if you happen to lose some high end gear on the north end of the lake in less than 100 fow there is a chance it will end up in my tackle box. Greylynx is right - be very careful to keep an eye on the weather. They couldn’t get us sites together as pre arranged so they put us in site 45 which is overlooking the lake and is right by the dock. Moose Lake and Shere Lake are also great for ice fishing when conditions allow. I grew up in the area and it really depends on the time of year on kinbasket on the north end. This file shows the three beautiful campgrounds located on the east side shore of Kinbasket Lake, minutes from the town site of Valemount. I honestly have tried many fishing methods from trolling to bait and sinker and my best luck is still had walking the shore with a large five of diamonds. lots of nice rainbow as well. Kinbasket is an excellent place to just go and camp but dont be the ******* that leaves a mess. I am looking for any information on the following: A place of residence referred to as “Indians of Kroeaut” Kroeaut may be spelt Kroaeut or Kroeut. The road is one lane and they are hauling logs again.. the great trailer camping lakeside is best done late summer. Trova immagini premium ad alta risoluzione nella libreria di Getty Images. I have a 19 ft bay liner. Once logging starts up in the spring the road gets better maintnance and is easier to get trailerd boats up to the launch. There are bulls in there, but i know this time of year, they start going into the creeks in the area to move to the headwaters to spawn. So best to pack a bunch of jerry cans. You can only fish creek mouths when or if that creek is open. Kinbasket Lake (or Kinbasket Reservoir) is a reservoir on the Columbia River in southeast British Columbia, north of the city of Revelstoke and the town of Golden.The reservoir was created by the construction of the Mica Dam.The lake includes two reaches, Columbia Reach (to the south) and Canoe Reach (to the north), referring to the river valleys flooded by the dam. Which part of the Lake are you planning on going to? The lake is high right now and a beautiful colour. That made our trip and I’d like to say thank you to Lauren for that! To access the area, drive approximately 1km south of Valemount where you will see signage for Kinbasket lake. Is the road paved all the way to Kinbaskit marina/launch, either South or North end? Always been intrigued by this place. Is there a place to buy gas on the water ?? The Kinbasket lake just south of Valemont is a absolutly breathtaking lake. I have fished this lake hundreds of times and if you want big fish come in april and do some c&r for big bulls. Im only averaging around 9-11kph between all the dead heads and having a full boat. I have fished it a couple of times and would advise using the same as Kootenay - Apex, Lyman, Croc spoons etc. Kinbasket Lake, Golden: See 20 reviews, articles, and 20 photos of Kinbasket Lake, ranked No.9 on Tripadvisor among 44 attractions in Golden. Great spot though which more than makes up for slow fishing. The road is gravel starting as soon as you leave the highway at Donald. It is a great spot for fishing, boating and other fun lake activities. i have wanted to make it back up. This lake haunts me. The map also shows hotspots where our fishing junkies have caught lunkers and posted photos and stories. It consists of 7 self contained cabins, 45 serviced campsites, 8 unserviced campsites, boat launch, docking, and seasonal beach. Will never be bored up there. Are you using downriggers? Rainbows and kokanee dissappear in early winter and dont return until late spring. We enjoyed the fishing and the paddle boarding (plus kayak rental). We have some fellow AO members that fish Kinbasket Lake... with boats. The big lake and rushing river offer plenty of places to fish and several campers were doing just that. The reservoir was … The water levels can drastically vary depending on the month but it has great fishing for bull trout, ling cod, rainbow, kokanee and whitefish and several boat launch spots which makes it popular with locals. I remember driving through to the coast with my dad when i was young and always catching a couple good sized fish out of those creeks. Dave Trerice from Remote Waters, says Kinbasket Lake offers a unique and secluded fishing experience when compared to other large lakes in the area. I only know the valemount area. Try Moose Lake, for lake trout, rainbow and bull trout, whitefish, ling cod and kokanee. We hike the Swan Creek trail next to Kinbasket Lake, near Golden BC.The hike shows impressive giant Interior Western Red Cedars and nice scenery. Caught a few Kokanees and no luck with other fish, but i've seen pics of guys hauling out some phenomenal size trouts. Has anyone ever fished Kinbasket Lake near the Valemount side? Lots of small kokanee, white fish and rainbows.. large bulls and dollies.. medium sized ling Kinbasket is pretty tough fishing compared with other bc lakes. The lake is actually a reservoir created with the construction of the Mica Dam. That made our trip and I’d like to say thank you to Lauren for that! “The prime fishing on the Kinbasket is mostly the big bull trout that we are targeting, most of the fish were are catching are in the 5 to 10 pound range and we also occasionally get into some nice rainbows here to when we’re really lucky.” To learn more about fishing adventures in the area visit www.remotewatersbc.com Did my first few trips to Kinbasket Lake, BC in 2016. calgary, with jimmy 4x4, towing 17.5' princecraft 115 optimax and a good amount of gear. looks like a cool place to do some exploring, My planning is complete, we will be leaving on july 28th at noon from Valemont, Please do.