Every fish has their own unique characteristics — we’ve gathered a few of our most helpful techniques to refresh and prepare you for a successful fishing trip at Ole’s Hakai Pass.
Hand cut herring
We show you how to catch big salmon with hand cut herring and attach hooks for a great roll.
Mitre box cut plug herring
When using a bait cutting mitre box, we show you the steps to properly prepare and hook.
Weight, rod and bait control
Detailed steps on how to select and control weights for the right conditions.
Hooking and fighting salmon
Techniques on setting hooks and fighting salmon when reeling in big fish.
When the catch is big, we show you how to land fish with timing and netting techniques.
“Every year we notice something new, you could come here for 10 years and never get bored. The experience is hard to describe but were hooked.”
“I was very impressed with the hard working crew at Ole's. Always smiling, eager and willing. Love it. I'll definitely be back.”
“Our group caught Chinook, Coho and a bunch of Halibut on the same trip, amazing. This is such a treat, coming to Ole's is why we put up with everything we do all year.”