CORONAVIRUS IMPORTANT INFO

Updates and guidelines surrounding the COVID-19 Pandemic

Let's Get You Out Fishing!

CORONAVIRUS & FISHING TRIPS:

Updated: April 27th 2021
YES! We are on the water & providing guiding fishing trips!
Please read safety plan below.

If you want to get out for a day of guided fishing, PLEASE CONTACT US!

Please be aware of our policy regarding cancellation, rescheduling, & refunds

Non-refundable 50% deposit must be made at the time of booking to hold your date.
We can tentatively pencil you in for your desired date(s), prior to your commitment with a deposit, but that does not firmly reserve your spot or hold that date for you.

30 days notice must be given to reschedule

Please know that we are sensitive to the uncertainty and hardships brought by the pandemic and pandemic restrictions. We ask that our fishing guests plan carefully when committing to their date(s) with a deposit.

This policy is not applicable to trips that were temporarily cancelled or rescheduled in 2020.

Safety Plan

What a perfect time to get outside to enjoy the fresh air and comradery of an outdoor fishing adventure!


-limit of 4 customers per boat


-customers will travel to destination/boat launch in their own vehicle if possible
*if alternative arrangements are not possible and customer requires hotel/airport pick up where they will be in a vehicle with a Bent Rods employee, all persons in vehicle will wear masks/face coverings for the duration of transportation with the windows ajar to allow for fresh air circulation*


-all fishing gear will be cleaned and sanitized at the end of each day


-no handshaking or celebratory touching (no high-fives, hugging, etc.)


-no sharing of food or beverages


-fishing guide will wash hands frequently throughout the day, particularly between handling of fishing rods


-fishing guide will wipe down surfaces throughout the day


-hand sanitizer and hand soap will be provided and accessible to customers throughout the day


-fishing guests will bring their own face mask/face covering to be worn in the event that it is required


-fishing guide will have face mask/face covering on hand in the event that it is required


-minimum 6 ft distance will be maintained at all times during on foot fishing trips


-zero contact pick up available for tackle orders

PLEASE CANCEL/RESCHEDULE YOUR FISHING TRIP IF:

You have any of the following symptoms:

FEVER or CHILLS
COUGH
LOSS OF SENSE OF SMELL OR TASTE
DIFFICULTY BREATHING
SORE THROAT
LOSS OF APPETITE
EXTREME FATIGUE OR TIREDNESS
HEADACHE
BODY ACHES
NAUSEA OR VOMITING
DIARRHEA

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-You have traveled outside of Canada within the last 14 days

-You have been identified by Public Health as a close contact of someone with COVID-19

-You have been told to isolate by Public Health


All other visitors, please wash your hands or clean them with hand sanitizer upon arrival and departure. Please maintain physical distancing of 2 metres when possible. Please wear mask/face covering when you are unable to maintain 2 metre distance from others.

CORONAVIRUS & TACKLE ORDERS

-To place your order, simply purchase online OR send us an email.


-We have added a "PICK UP" shipping option to our online shopping system.


-We will coordinate pick up details with each customer order.


That way we can have your order ready and waiting so that in person contact is not required.

As a home based tackle building business, we are able to continue with business as usual (for the most part), and we are particularly grateful for your continued support throughout this!