Coordinates: 48° 33€² 31€³ N, 124° 23€² 57€³ W
Location: British Columbia
Why we chose it
Chinook; A prime chinook feeding and migratory area
When to fish: Mid-August is best.
Where to fish: Rock piles and surf lines 20 to 60 feet deep.
Tip: Many anglers troll anchovies and flashers, though highliners prefer cutplug herring and a six-ounce mooching weight.
—Gary Cooper, host of Gary Cooper’s Fishing Diary