It all started 112 years ago when tool and die maker Rufus Gibbs of Vancouver began making fishing lures under the name Gibbs Fishing Tackle. […]
Vic Carrao has worked in many aspects of the fishing industry over the past 30 years. 26 years Guiding on the Fraser River and South Western British Columbia region, retail sales, trade show representative, teaching Fly casting, writing for various publications and helping manufactures promote their products. For the past 21 years, Vic has been on Pro Staff for Canada’s Largest Lure Manufacture, Gibbs/Delta and Pro Staff for Fenwick, Penn, Abu Garcia, all under the giant label, Pure Fishing. Vic is the past President of the FVAGA (Fraser Valley Angling Guide Association), Past director of the SFI (Salmon Fishing Institute), Mission Harbour Authority, and has been volunteer tagging sturgeon for the FRSCS (Fraser River Sturgeon Conservation Society) since 1999. Vic’s passion for the Fraser Canyon and sturgeon will undoubtedly translate into a trip of a lifetime.