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Rodgers Fishing Lodge

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| Port Eliza Inlet, Tahsis, British Columbia, Canada
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great fishing trip

I finished 2017 with another wonderful and successful fishing trip to Rogers Fishing lodge. I am 85... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2018
doylecrow
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Atkins, Arkansas
Rodger’s Fishing Lodge 2017

This was our (my wife and I) …… 7th consecutive year and is now our ‘custom’ to book our trip for... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
mjlarson
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Houston, Texas
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Specialty Lodging in Tahsis
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“halibut” (102 reviews)
“catch fish” (21 reviews)
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| Port Eliza Inlet, Tahsis, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

I finished 2017 with another wonderful and successful fishing trip to Rogers Fishing lodge. I am 85 years old and this trip I took along my son and grandson so we had three generations of my family fishing together. This was my third straight year...More

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Doug R, Owner at Rodgers Fishing Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Hi Doyle........Thanks for taking the time to write such a nice review and I am glad to hear that the 3 generations of your family had such a wonderful trip We are all looking forward to seeing you again this coming season.

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

This was our (my wife and I) …… 7th consecutive year and is now our ‘custom’ to book our trip for next year before we depart. This was our best trip of the 7 years and we would attribute this to the fact we booked...More

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Reviewed 5 August 2017

Easy to understand that weather can effect fishing but that was not the problem here. The boats were in terrible shape, filthy and breaking down daily. From leaking gas tanks, bilge pumps not working, failing motors and broken down riggers. No working heads on the...More

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Doug R, Owner at Rodgers Fishing Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

Thanks for taking the time to write your review. We have been in this business for 36 years and I have always said that we as strong as our weakest guide. I am sorry to hear about your experience. We run up to 20 guide...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Have been going to Rodgers Fishing Lodge for over 30 years. We have only missed a few of those years due to other commitments. We always come back with our limit of Halibut and Salmon with a few Ling Cod and Rock Cod thrown in....More

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Doug R, Owner at Rodgers Fishing Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thanks for your review Paul. Hard to believe that 30 plus years have passed since you started fishing with us? Who can forget all of the good times that we have had over the years? The members of the famous Whoppers Fishing Club have certainly...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2017

This was our 3rd time to Rodgers. My wife and I traveled from Kelowna BC via the drive in route to Rodgers. Terrific scenery. Although our trip started off with a couple of hiccups Lodge Manager Michelle worked very hard to rectify our concerns. Michelle...More

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Doug R, Owner at Rodgers Fishing Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Our business is only as good as the people that are running it and like most businesses nowadays, it is an ongoing challenge to find good people. Being in such a remote location makes it even more difficult to attract qualified and professional managers, guides,...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2017

We had a fabulous trip. The food was excellent as was the fishing. It's located in a very beautiful and remote part of the world, and is very well run by Michelle.More

Thank Erik S
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Doug R, Owner at Rodgers Fishing Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Glad to hear that you and your crew had a fabulous trip. Neil has been cooking up a storm for us again this season to rave reviews. We do have an excellent GM in Michelle and she is working very hard to try and make...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2017

Had a very good trip and caught a number of fish even though the weather was less than perfect. The captains of the boats and the boats themselves were great and can definitely handle the big water. Michelle and her lodge stage were great and...More

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Doug R, Owner at Rodgers Fishing Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

We all hope that the weather will settle down and that a summer long high pressure area will be over us soon. Our business is like trying to run 5 or 6 businesses in one and it takes an exceptional person like Michelle to keep...More

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Reviewed 16 June 2017

We had a tremendous vacation from June 2-6, 2017 at Rodgers Fishing Lodge! The staff, especially, Michelle, the general manager, were superb! The rooms were clean and made up daily. The food, prepared by Neil, was delicious. We caught halibut, ling cod, salmon and rock...More

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Doug R, Owner at Rodgers Fishing Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

Thank you Robert and Francine for your thoughtful review. It is a very long way from Florida to Rodgers. We also feel that Michelle is a jewel and she adds a whole new dimension to our business. She has probably spent more time fishing our...More

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Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Just got back from another great fishing trip at Rodgers Fishing Lodge in British Columbia. Once again good food, good company, great guides and lots of fish. This year we did the "Halibut Express" with 3 full days of fishing and 2 half days. Coming...More

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Doug R, Owner at Rodgers Fishing Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

Thanks for taking the time to write your review of your stay with us. As you described the weather can be all over the map and hopefully it will start to settle down and we will have a nice summer. We had an off year...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2017

Our group of 3 from Maryland decided to take a Canadian fishing trip last year... and when the departure date finally arrived, we weren't sure what to expect as none of us had ever gone on this type of expedition...we were a bit nervous/anxious, especially...More

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Doug R, Owner at Rodgers Fishing Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

Thanks for your nice review Chris. It makes us all feel good to know that you enjoyed your stay with us. It is nice to hear that all of our staff are doing their jobs and have helped to make your stay with us a...More

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Response from Del J | Reviewed this property |
Deb- Rogers charged myself and another client....total almost $10,000 USD. He canceled trips on both of us and will not refund the money. Do not deposit money with this business
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