Coordinates: 54° 0€² 36€³ N, 132° 8€² 17€³ W
Location: British Columbia
Why we chose it
Chinook; The meeting place for hundreds of migrating chinook
When to fish: June for an abundance of 10- to 25-pounders; August is tyee time.
Where to fish: The Green Can Buoy out of Massett Harbour, Cape Edenshaw out of Naden Harbour and Bird Rock are favourite spots.
Tip: In June, troll a flasher and anchovies; later, use cutplug herring.
—Gary Cooper, host of Gary Cooper’s Fishing Diary