Nicomekl River

Nicomekl River

The Nicomekl River springs from ground in Langley BC around 240th. The river then runs though surrey then dains into Mud Bay by Cresent beach. The Rivers total length is 34 kms and is fishable downstream of 208th with many access points. Thereis a Hatchery to help the Salmon fishery on this river which is %100 volunter run. The best fishing on this river is for Coho Salmon which avredge about 5lbs and are best caught in the fall. There are also a good population of Cutthroat trout is here which are small but give some variety of fishing. Altho in small numbers there are also Steelhead, and Chinooks in this river aswell. Thr best method for fishing this river is by casting spoons and spinners. For the Cohos K-wobblers work wounders with a slow retrive in silver or gold while blue fox all silver or silver blade with blue or green body work good aswell. Make sure to check the regulations on this river before you go out as it does change often.

November 10th 2013

Rachel and I decided to try out the Nicomekl River today since its so close to home and offers some good Salmon fishing. We headed over to 184th and walked downstream a bit to where the river got a little wider and deeper. The tide was incoming so we figured some fresh fish would be rushing the system. i started the day casting spinners while Rachel was casting spoons. I caught a nice little cutthtoat with a bluefox gold spinner with a red blade. Rachel then caught a nice hatchery 5lbs Coho Salmon with a k4 gibbs k-wobble silver plated. It was still chrome with just a nice red streak on it, very nice looking fish. An hour later I caught a 4lbs wild Coho with thesame k4 spoon Rachel was using. For such a small city river i was suprised to see how well the Coho fishing is doing.

Write a new comment: (Click here)

SimpleSite.com
Characters left: 160
DONE Sending...

HarryRV | Reply 20.08.2014 10.01

please keep me informed, as I would like to fish the local streams

gammyhook | Reply 18.08.2014 22.08

theres no sockeye in the nicomekyl. try near the dykes about 100 meters away.

TK | Reply 06.08.2014 12.25

Hey have you ever been on the nicomekl or serpentine for sockeye? And do you no any good spots

See all comments

| Reply

Latest comments

20.08 | 19:54

you might be the only person I ve come across that's likes fishing more than me

...
20.08 | 10:01

please keep me informed, as I would like to fish the local streams

...
18.08 | 22:08

theres no sockeye in the nicomekyl. try near the dykes about 100 meters away.

...
14.08 | 09:59

Is it possible to troll the harrison river or is it too shallow?

With the gibbs croc did you put bait on your hook?

newbie looking to fish from a zodiac!

...
You liked this page