Summary - Rory E. Glennie

Offline Offline
Rory E. Glennie
Personal Text:
"Angling to Exceed Your Expectations"
159 (0.051 per day)
5 Star Member

Vancouver Island, B.C.
Date Registered:
March 18, 2012, 10:20:45 AM
Last Active:
January 22, 2015, 09:39:37 AM

Contact Me :)


My Buddies

I haven't added my buddies yet.

Profile Pictures

Currently, there are no pictures.

About Me

Many of you will know me by my alternate handle, Ghillie. So, I s'pose now is as good a time as any to expose a few of my fly fishing facets:


•   Over fourty years of fishing experience on Vancouver Island
•   Five years saltwater fish guiding and fly fishing program development in Tofino
•   Licenced British Columbia Freshwater Angling Guide
•   Owner/operator of: Island Serenity Fly Fishing Guide Service  (freshwater/saltwater)
•   Member of “Fly Fishing Team Canada” at two World Fly Fishing Championships
•   Developer of original fly tying recipes for lexicon of Canadian fly patterns
•   Three time “1st.” winner in fly tying contests at “Fly Fishing the West” magazine
•   Five years conducting a fisheries research project for UBC (Coho Interception Study)
•   Three terms as Chairman of the Steelhead Society of BC, Comox Valley Chapter
•   Executive Board member of SSBC for three years (Provincial parent body)
•   Two terms as President of SSBC (Provincial parent body)
•   Two years as Executive Board member for Haig-Brown Kingfisher Creek Society
•   Eight terms as President of Haig-Brown Kingfisher Creek Society
•   Founding Member of the Comox Valley Fly Fishers club
•   Recipient of 1992 Fisheries and Oceans “National Recreational Fisheries Award”
•   Recipient of Jack Hames “Award of Merit” from SSBC, Comox Valley Chapter
•   Three time recipient “Member of the Year Award” from Comox Valley Fly Fishers
•   Feature writer and West Coast Editor for The Canadian Fly Fisher magazine
•   Feature writer, columnist and editorial staffer for The Island Fisherman Magazine
•   Award winning non-fiction writer with The Outdoor Writers of Canada organization
•   Book author and contributor to five published books and several magazines/newspapers
•   Featured guest speaker for several Vancouver Island conservation/fishing clubs
•   Fly fishing presenter at several trade shows in Canada and the U.S.
•   Resource person and “Celebrity” participant in several made for TV fly fishing shows

OK, now that all the boring stuff is out of the way, let's go fishing.
The only two questions that really matter are: when and where?

Ghillie -- A wise and discreet waterside companion to genteel fly fishers... that's me.

Local Time:
October 20, 2020, 08:18:25 PM

Add comment

There are no comments. Would you like to add first?