Region 3 - Thompson-Nicola

This table refers to fishing for salmon only. For information on other species please refer to the B.C. Freshwater Fishing Regulations Synopsis.

There is no fishing for salmon in Region 3 except for the opportunities listed in the table below.
Please read these regulations in conjunction with the
B.C. Freshwater Fishing Regulations Synopsis.

Note:

  • FN0729 - Fishing Closures in Region 3 and Region 8
  • Fishing for salmon in Region 3 is during daylight hours only.
  • All retained chinook and sockeye must measure 30 cm or more from tip of nose to fork in tail.
  • An “adult chinook” in Region 3 is defined as being a chinook over 50 cm in size (fork length).
Salmon Limits, Openings and Closures
Waters Specific Area Species Dates Limits/Gear
Bridge River
All Until further notice No fishing for salmon. FN0729
Clearwater River   All Until further notice No fishing for salmon. FN0729
All Until further notice No fishing for salmon. FN0729
Fraser River   All Until further notice No fishing for salmon. FN0729
  All Until further notice No fishing for salmon. FN0729
  All Until further notice No fishing for salmon. FN0729
Kamloops Lake   All Until further notice No fishing for salmon. FN0729
Little Shuswap Lake - see South Thompson River
North Thompson River   All Until further notice No fishing for salmon. FN0729
South Thompson River   All Until further notice No fishing for salmon. FN0729
Thompson River   All Until further notice No fishing for salmon. FN0729