Kimsquit Bay Lodge - Spey Pages
 2Likes
  • 2 Post By JonT
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 06-29-2019, 06:44 PM Thread Starter
non-resident butthead
 
mitchaka2fish's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: your home waters
Posts: 1,709
Kimsquit Bay Lodge

early days but wondering if any you high-rollers have spent any time here... it looks very tempting for '21.

cheers,
shawn

Shawn,

First off Iím not your mate.
mitchaka2fish is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 06-29-2019, 10:17 PM
Registered User
 
steelguy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2014
Location: Wrangell, Southeast Alaska
Posts: 203
I explored the website and it looks like a fantastic experience all around. What I could not find was the cost. Can anyone offer that information? Thanks
steelguy is online now  
post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old 06-29-2019, 10:28 PM
flytie09
 
flytie09's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2013
Location: South Holston, Salmon River
Posts: 277
"Our rates vary from $6150 to $7150 USD per person depending on the week, for an all-inclusive stay with 6 days guided fishing and one non-guided day of fishing. Rates do not include BC fishing licenses and direct float plane charter flight from Vancouver, BC. Please contact us for availability. "

contact us ? Kimsquit Bay Lodge
flytie09 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old 06-30-2019, 12:02 AM
Banned
 
Join Date: Jun 2014
Location: PNW
Posts: 1,310
Haven't personally spent time there, but a buddy goes every year to help set up and my neighbor is going in a week (he's been a few years).

It's the Dean, so, you know, do it if you can.
JonT is offline  
post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old 06-30-2019, 02:27 PM
Registered User
 
sevilla315's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: London
Posts: 701
I haven't gone to KBL (yet!) but James Reid spends the season out there apart from his more well known bamboo rod making business. His rod shop partner Ryan also spends a lot of time, if not the whole season out there too.
I'd drop him a line. Let me know if you don't have his contact details.
Cheers
Steve
sevilla315 is offline  
post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 07-03-2019, 10:46 PM
Registered User
 
neutered's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Eugene OR
Posts: 59
I was up there last week at BC West (similar location and price). I briefly met the two new guides and they were both polite. Kimsquit program is more of a 9-5 type schedule while BC starts earlier and then has midday 4 hour break, then out at the evening. This leads to less overlaps between the lodges. Kimsquit focuses on the lower river, which really is "travelling" water not "holding". Certainly this approach targets the freshest fish, on the tide that brought them. BC West splits clients evenly between the upper and lower river (canyon marking the demarcation). Kimsquit is known for nice facilities and food, as is BC West. Make your decision based on the type of experience you are looking for.
neutered is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Spey Pages forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Linear Mode Linear Mode
Rate This Thread:



Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome