Fly Fisher, Guide, Fly Tier
Gill Mckean is the owner of Westcoast Fishing Adventures Ltd Orvis Endorsed Guide. He has been a committed Ambassador & Guide in the Skeena region for the past 28 years. Guiding has given him the opportunity to share his knowledge & passion for fly fishing teaching guests from around the world angling techniques and helping them catch trophy salmon and steelhead.
The Skeena is one of the last wild salmon & steelhead fisheries in North American. The largest steelhead he has guided an angler to was a massive 41.5 inches length by 25.5 girth estimated weight 34 pounds.
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He has personally landed three Steelhead in the 30 plus pound class and countless 20 plus pound steelhead this only happens with time spent on the water total commitment and passion for the rivers they call home.
Gill has also traveled the world and enjoyed fishing Christmas Island, Xcalak Mexico, St Thomas and has target species including tarpon, GTs , bonefish, snook, permit, jacks, and yellow fin tuna.
Hobbies include fishing, tying Flies, playing guitar, spinning vintage vinyl records, tying Flies, hunting, and playing Hockey.
Gill is a very active ambassador advocating for the preservation of angling and wild salmon & steelhead for all - clean water, clean Air.
He has guided countless fishing celebrities including who have become friends and mentors through the years some turning into life-long relationships all because of a FISH.