B.C.’s Lower Mainland and beyond: 6 fly fishing hot spots
The staff at Port Coquitlam’s Riverside Fly and Tackle share their favourite waters
Owner Garry Elgear calls himself a “shop rat” who started working for Port Coquitlam’s Riverside Fly and Tackle at age 15, before eventually buying the place. Riverside offers a full range of fly tackle, as well as guided trips on both fresh and salt water. En route to the following hot spots, pick up a few Happy Endings—Elgear’s saucy twist on the Intruder fly.
More info: Riverside Fly and Tackle, (604) 944-2479, www.rsfat.com