Elk River, British Columbia

Come to Fernie, British Columbia to experience great dry fly fishing on the Elk river and it's tributaries. The west slope cutthroats are wide and strong, and there are plenty of Bull trout around to keep things extra interesting.   You may see black & grizzly bears, moose, bald eagles and deer.  The beauty of the Canadian rockies, the hikes on the small and medium sized remote streams, floats down the larger Elk river, the beautiful fish and wildlife--come and make some memories you'll  never forget.

The lodging in Fernie is varied: deluxe five bedroom homes with beautiful views, small condos or hotels--whatever your budget and taste--we can accomodate you.

The best time is mid-July thru August.  Trips can be arranged for any length of time.

The cost will depend on the length of your stay, your lodging choice, as well as the number of guided trips you choose.

Contact us to discuss this wonderful destination.

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Terms and Conditions
A deposit of 50% is required within 15 days of booking to confirm a reservation. The balance is due 60 days prior to arrival.  Credit cards are accepted; however, there will be a 4% service charge for the use of a credit card. Deposit is refundable, less a $100 per person processing fee, if written cancellation is received at least 90 days prior to the trip. A 50% refund will be made to client if written cancellation is received 31-89 days prior to the trip, and no refund will be made if written cancellation is received 30 days or less prior to the trip, unless a substitute angler is found, in which case a full refund will be made less a $100 processing fee.    Receipt of deposit is acknowledgment that registrant has read and accepts the cancellation/refund and responsibility clauses.

Because many deposits and final payments for trip packages may be non-refundable (see above,) it is highly recommended that you purchase trip insurance in the event that you have to cancel, postpone or reschedule your trip for any reason. This is the only way that we can assist you with compensation for a cancelled trip. For more information or for assistance in purchasing trip insurance, please contact CCO Fly Fishing/Cattaraugus Creek Outfitters

Cattaraugus Creek Outfitters acts only as agents for contractors or owners and outfitters, airlines, charter air, and ground transportation carriers or other services. Payment of funds for fishing and other Cattaraugus Creek Outfitters trips shall be deemed acceptance and consent of the following conditions. Cattaraugus Creek Outfitters or any of its affiliates or associated companies shall not be held liable for any loss or damages howsoever caused or arising from services provided by hotels or lodges, outfitters, guides, means of transportation or other services. Baggage and personal effects are the sole responsibility of the traveling client at all times.