Shawnigan Lake, BC (Smallmouth Bass)

Pete Smallmouth

Location: Shawnigan Lake, BC GPS: N48° 38.721 W123° 38.829 Species: Smallmouth Bass This Hotspot is a subtle point at the mouth of a long bay on British Columbia’s Shawnigan Lake. It’s more of a flat than a point, but it does have some contours which attracted us in the first place. Since it’s only around […]

Gettin’ There – Mighty Mo Invades BC

To get to today’s great topwater B.C. Smallmouth action, we flew from Toronto to Vancouver. We then took our Ram on to the Tsawwassen B.C. Ferry to Duke Point. From there, we headed southwest onto 19 and then south on Highway 1. Next, we turned right on the Cowichan Valley Highway. We exited on South […]

Hotspot – Mighty Mo Invades BC

Shawnigan Lake – N48° 35.917’ W 123° 57.424’ Today’s Hotspot is a flat covered with boulders off of an island on Shawnigan Lake. The waypoint on your screen will get you there. Boulders on long tapering flats are a Smallmouth magnet on any lake, and Shawnigan is no exception! Start out the day throwing a […]

Mighty Mo Invades BC – Episode 439

Well, the time has finally come. That little mouse bait that you keep hearing Ang and Pete rave about is making a reappearance. In this episode, the boys head to British Columbia for some early season Smallmouth fishing and they have brought along the latest stage prototypes in their little rodent creation, Mighty Mo. MIGHTY […]

Shawnigan Smallmouth – Episode 389

Angelo Viola and Mike Miller travel to Shawnigan Lake on Vancouver Island, British Columbia. They fish for an untouched species on the island, Smallmouth Bass.

Shawnigan Lake, British Columbia

This is a BC Smallmouth Bass hotspot that we recently visited for a Fish’n Canada episode. Look for the standing logs and throw tandem Spinnerbaits, Topwaters and Crankbaits in the mornings; then throw 4-5 inch finesse worms and tube jigs in the mid-day.