Ruddock’s Ranch | Private Lake Fishing in BC



Trophy trout fishing is within reach if you’re in Vancouver. The huge trout of the private waters on Ruddock’s Ranch, about three hours from Vancouver, are true trophies with fishing averaging in the 5 pound range and often pushing double digits!

Rates & Accommodation

Fly fishing on the private lake at Ruddock’s Ranch is one of our most popular BC trout fishing trips and we’re pleased to be able to offer such a quality trip for wild fish. Yes, these are wild trout, not a stocked fishery. Packages includes private lake fishing and wall tent accommodations.

  • Two Day / One Night Package

    Based on a group of 2 people

    $350 pp
  • Three Day / Two Night Package

    Based on a group of 2 people

    $525 pp
  • Four Day / Three Night Package

    Based on a group of 2 people

    $700 pp
Trips Include: Access to Ruddock’s Ranch private trophy lake. Wall tent accommodations.
Not Included: GST Tax 5%.  Wall tent accommodation is self-serve, meaning you must bring your own bedding, food and everything else for camping. There is a BBQ on site.
Dates: Limited offering of this trip from May to October.
Fishing Info

Within easy driving distance from Vancouver this private lake sometimes forgotten regions of British Columbia Ruddock’s Ranch is one destination perfect for small groups looking for a fun, easy  and private fishing getaway.Here is a bit of information the will be helpful in planning your fishing trip to Ruddock’s Ranch. Ice off is in early May, after that fishing is very good until mid July. The summer heat slows down trout fishing a bit but it picks up again starting in September through until early November.


Ruddock’s Ranch private fishing lake is just north of the town of Lytton, about three hours driving time from Vancouver. It is easy driving along well a main highway and well marked roads.


How do you get to the ranch?  

Ruddocks Ranch is located north of Lytton, BC, about 3 hours from Vancouver. Upon booking we’ll send you detailed instructions on how to get to the lake.

How big do the trout get?  

The lake definitely breeds big fish, you’ll have a good chance at a double digit wild trout while there, but the average size is in the 1-4 pound range.

What are the accommodations like?  

The only accommodations available are rustic wall tents that are group together overlooking the lake. You have to bring all your own supplies, including sleeping gear. There are makeshift cots in each wall tent. There is a fire pit and BBQ area. There is no running water or electrical services.

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