In the absence of a
formal Tyee Club committee, several
directors have been completing outstanding work by addressing environmental and
fisheries-related concerns. Roger Gage
has been attending Sports Fishing Advisory Committee meetings as a Tyee Club representative.
Jeremy Maynard and Robin Modesto are actively respond...
was purchased from Painters Lodge in the early 1970’s and kept on Sydney Island
B.C. for much of its recent history. It was there that it was damaged in a
severe wind storm and had to be repaired by boat builders in Victoria. The hull
of the boat is original; however, it sports new gunwales, elbows, benches,...
Due to continuous vandalism of the parking lot (Tyee Club of BC property), we felt that we had little choice but to “gate off” the parking lot at night. We will endeavor to keep it open during the day as often as possible so responsible citizens can continue to enjoy the view over the estuary. However, if ...
Eric Peterson has an acquaintance staying with him for 3 months early in 2019 (February - April) who would like to rent (or possibly buy) a Tyee rowboat to commute to Campbell River. No outboard motor is required. Anyone who is interested, please call Eric at 250-202-3277.
Campbell River Estuary Clean-Up and Restoration 2018 Video. Many thanks to all the Tyee Club Members and Community Organizations who volunteer their time and resources!
Jeremy Maynard started to compile this information a few years ago to demonstrate his own view that success in the Tyee Club fishery does not parallel escapement to the Campbell/Quinsam rivers.
Campbell - Quinsam Chinook
A Graph of the above data
Campbell - Quinsam Chinook Graph
Norm Lee hosted interview with Harry Thulin and Bill Clark about their 1978 60lb Tyee. Harry Thulin was Tyeeman for the season.
Tyee Club of BC aficionados will enjoy the reminiscing that occurs!
Credit to: The Museum at Campbell River program – History on the Run
and Norm Lee for providing this audio file.
A Presidents Letter / Report has been posted to the website that describes exciting current and future initiatives.
Roger Gage recently rowed Vancouver Sun journalist Larry Pynn to an undersized Chinook.
Vancouver Sun Article by Larry Pynn
Congratulations to all Participants who are Tyee Club of BC 2018 Trophy Winners! The participation of everyone involved made it a successful year.