Kootenay Region Fisheries 2020 Gerrard Spawn




Solar Fishing Tables

Follow any of the links below and meet some of our friends and colleagues.

king for a community project to support ?  go to www.Balfourchapel.org

Trophy Trout Guide   Looking for a good taxidermist?  Take a look at the world record rainbow trout from Diefenbaker Lake along with fishing reports and pictures.          

Canadian fishing records                          for record catches.

Fishing Regulations

Tomic Lures provides us with our custom painted Kootenay Lake plugs that can only be purchased at Gill and Gift.

Pradco supplies The Gill and Gift with some great lures including the Heddon Hellbender.


Shadow Mountain Outfitters freinds Tim and Oz (Astrid) Faires run this guiding outfit on the East Shore of Kootenay Lake

The Canadian Federation of Independent Business


Boater Exam Canada - educating boaters online.

Reel Adventures Fishing Charters in Nelson, run by friend, Kerry Reed.

 Nearest Provincial Park -  Kokanee Creek


Living Landscapes

Balfour and District Business and Historic Association 

Balfour is the village we are located in and this is the local chamber's website.  In it you will find businesses and accommodations to meet your needs.


Accomodations in Balfour and Ainsworth:

Best Western Kootenay Lakeview Resort   https://www.kootenaylakeviewresort.com/

a wonderful hotel overlooking Kootenay Lake and just a step out onto the golf course.


Dock n Duck   https://www.docknduck.ca/lodging

The Cedars     http://www.cedars.shawbiz.ca/ economical

Woodbury Resort  on the water (cabins) with marina  ( Ainsworth)

Ainsworth Hot Springs Resort   https://www.ainsworthhotsprings.com/


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