Jeff Weltz

General’s words bring back memories

"He fished just about every day he could, rain or shine, and…

WELTZ: What works, just plain works

At dusk I paddled our canoe over to where I could talk…

WELTZ: Use chironomids

I believe chironomids are the most important to fly fishermen.They come to…

WELTZ: Use a chironomid if fly fishing

I believe chironomids are the most important to fly fishermen.They come to…

WELTZ: Close enough works well

I have found that many anglers are overly concerned with finding an…

WELTZ: Learn how to do your own analysis of fishing conditions

“I have heard of a Macedonian way of catching fish; between Beroea…

WELTZ: Get your family into flyfishing

In a press release I received Saturday, I read that the Orvis…

WELTZ: Teach fishing in schools

Just over a week ago I read a column titled “Fly-fishing touted…

TIGHT LINES: Take Dad Fishing

This coming Sunday is Father’s Day, the one day a year when Dad is supposed to do what he wants.

FISHING COLUMN: Are scent lures ethical

One of the things I like about writing sport fishing columns is bringing out the controversial stuff. One of these controversial subjects is the use of attractants (fish luring scents).

WELTZ: Peck helped others enjoy outdoors

This week in our series on Vancouver sport fishing personalities, I'll talk…

WELTZ: Writing about the outdoors for 33 years

Last week we looked at Vancouver’s tackle-making legend Rufus Gibbs. This week…

WELTZ: Remembering a sport fishing icon

Last week Vancouver celebrated its 125th birthday. Our two Vancouver papers published…

WELTZ: If you like the weather, the fish will too

The rain has been continuous this year. While a day or two,…

WELTZ: Check fish tackle and equipment

Spring is finally here. I, for one, hope the recent warm weather…

WELTZ: Finally aged enough to join old boys club

In his epic angler’s story, author Norman Mclean penned, “Of course, now…

WELTZ: Learn about water temps to increase chances of catching

Every now and then I am questioned about my belief that water…

WELTZ: Steelhead a sub-species of rainbow

I have always believed and taught in my classes that steelhead are…

WELTZ: Catch the pros at show

It’s show time! That’s right, this weekend, March 4-6, the BC Boat…

WELTZ: Fishing is about catching

I have heard many things criticized within the local sport fishing community,…