Captain
Laurel Gareau

Member since May 2017 Campbell River, Canada
Background
Captain Laurel Gareau is a real threat to any fish. He is an enthusiastic and knowledgeable angler with many years of experience. He knows the waters like the back of his hand and is very familiar with the methods that work best to catch the fish of a lifetime. Laurel specializes in Salmon fishing.
Techniques
Trolling mostly for all 5 species of salmon, jigging, mooching

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Campbell River, Canada
Background
Captain Laurel Gareau is a real threat to any fish. He is an enthusiastic and knowledgeable angler with many years of experience. He knows the waters like the back of his hand and is very familiar with the methods that work best to catch the fish of a lifetime. Laurel specializes in Salmon fishing.
Techniques
Trolling mostly for all 5 species of salmon, jigging, mooching
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4.9
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Fishing with Laurel
August fishing trip
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
93%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
87%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
93%
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Melisa G.
Ashcroft, BC
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August fishing trip

VERIFIED   Multi location Fishing on August 19, 2021
Got two springs and 4 pinks Had over a dozen other fish on during trip, but that’s how it goes. Tried jogging, we got...
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Cliff R.
Courtenay, British Columbia
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4 hr trip with Laurel off south end of Quadra Island

VERIFIED   4 Hour Charter on August 18, 2021
Great 1/2 day fishing with Laurel. Very nice boat & equipment. He has a good knowledge of fishing & can definitely...
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Noriki T.
Vancouver, BC
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Fishing with Laurel

VERIFIED   Fishing/ Wildlife/ Whale watching on August 22, 2021
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Jessica S.
Vancouver, BC
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Four hour trip with Captain Laurel

VERIFIED   4 Hour Charter on August 13, 2021
Captain Laurel was very flexible and came out to pick us up at Quadra Island! He brought us out to fish for salmon, greenling,...
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Taranjan S.
Surrey, British Columbia
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Half day trip with Laurel

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip on July 8, 2018
Our trip was amazing! We had a great time and our captain Laurel Gareau was very knowledgeable and incredibly helpful. We caught...
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