Jim Pook has been an avid salt-water fisherman since he was 10 years old. Jim has been guiding professionally since 1992, when he worked the waters around Vancouver in British Columbia, Canada. Jim has also guided in Northern BC/Alaska waters, and now resides in Salmon & Halibut heaven, otherwise known as Tahsis, on the west coast of Vancouver Island.
In 1993 and 1994 Jim worked on special teaching charters with the legendary
Peck of "Tides and Trails", the original hunting & fishing
TV show, where Jim helped teach light tackle mooching techniques for Salmon.
Jim has also trained in mooching, trolling, and other fishing techniques
under Ted Peck, Jim Gilbert, David Nuttall,Tom Davis of Rhys Davis and