Vancouver Island Fishing
With a huge variety of freshwater and saltwater fish and so many stellar settings to choose from, you really can catch the big one in the Vancouver Island region!
If you’re a freshwater angler, you’ll love the hundreds of crystal-clear streams and lakes throughout the region.
If having a monster halibut or one of five Pacific salmon species on your line excites you, then this is your dream destination. Snapper, lingcod, crab, prawns, sole, and flounder are a few more favourite saltwater species.
An incredible choice of fishing packages and adventures are available.
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Vancouver Island North exerts a magnetic pull on easygoing adventurers seeking authentic experiences in a spectacularly panoramic natural setting – largely undiscovered yet just a day’s travel from Vancouver, Victoria and Seattle. The variety of things to do here is remarkably diverse. Spot black bears on the north Island, and depart from here on a grizzly bear viewing tour to the adjacent mainland coast. Fish some of the richest waters around Vancouver Island. Take a day hike or a multi-day backcountry adventure on the North Coast Trail in Cape Scott Provincial Park. Shop local for smoked salmon, funky folk art, [...]More Information
Alert Bay, Port Alice, Port Hardy, Port McNeill, Sointula, Telegraph Cove • North Island
Nestled on the pristine shores of Vancouver Island, Painter’s Lodge offers exhilarating outdoor adventure in a stunning natural setting. From legendary salmon fishing, whale watching and wildlife viewing to relaxing in the new Aveda spa, experience the best of British Columbia at Painter’s Lodge in Campbell River.More Information
1625 McDonald Rd • Campbell River • North Central Island
Located in Ucluelet on Vancouver Island’s west coast, Canadian Princess Resort offers a variety of accommodations: stay on the permanently moored 235’ ship or in traditional shoreside rooms. Savour the thrill of guided fishing trips targeting salmon, halibut and bottom fish and whale watching adventures through the Broken Group Islands.More Information
1943 Peninsula Rd • Ucluelet • Pacific Rim
A west coast paradise away from the crowds, April Point Resort & Spa combines natural beauty, serenity and adventure to create the ultimate vacation experience. Discover a thrilling whale watching adventure, rejuvenate with a massage at the Aveda spa, or simply relax and enjoy the best of Quadra Island, BC.More Information
Quadra Island • North Central Island
Welcome to the North Central Island -a spectacular region so full of outdoor recreational adventures that the hardest decision you’ll have to make is what activity to enjoy next. World renowned fishing, whale watching, canoeing, kayaking, rafting, deep sea diving, surfing, caving, golfing, hiking, mountain biking, and skiing – challenge yourself a little or a lot. Campbell River & Region has an irresistible lure to visitors from around the world in search of great outdoor experiences, tranquil beauty, spectacular scenery, and traditional First Nations heritage and culture. Journey through Discovery Passage and Desolation Sound to Quadra and Cortes Islands then [...]More Information
Campbell River • North Central Island
18 Years of Great Fishing, Great Service and Great Fun! Not only is Clayoquot Ventures Tofino Fishing the #1 Rated Tour on TripAdvisor, we continue to be the trusted and proven industry leader for Sport fishing in Tofino. Our experienced guide team have spent countless hours on the water, our fleet of vessels are equipped with top of the line gear and electronics, and our commitment to meeting our guests’ expectations continues to be our top priority. We strive to provide safe, productive and fun fishing excursions for all experience levels and group sizes. Clayoquot Ventures Tofino Fishing primarily focuses [...]More Information
561 Campbell Street • Tofino • Pacific Rim
Big Bear Salmon Charters, your ultimate choice in fishing the beautiful west coast of Vancouver Island. Your adventure begins first thing in the morning with an orientation at our office located at the Whiskey Landing Lodge. You will be suited up in top of the line mustang floatation gear and viking deck boots. Your custom ordered lunch and coffee await you aboard our fully loaded 282 Grady White Sailfish. Your guide will go through, in detail, a safety orientation once you have boarded our vessel. Once you have reached the fishing grounds your guide will teach you step by step [...]More Information
1645 Cedar Rd. Unit 3 • Ucluelet • Pacific Rim
Steep Island Lodge
Spectacular Private Island Lodge, all inclusive fishing and adventure packages, day trips, eco-tours, kayaking, private cabins with ocean views capacity 22, reserve lodge for group of 12 or more exclusively. Ideal for wedding, family reunions and corporate retreats.
Campbell River, Steep Island • North Central Island
Nootka Marine Adventures
Nootka Sound’s finest marina and rv resort; camping, luxury yurts, waterfront chalets and resort suites all in one spectacular property. Located 45 km beyond Gold River on the road to Tahsis. Open May long weekend through October. Nootka Marine Adventures offers world class fishing adventures at two remote lodges in Nootka Sound. Marina, boat launch, fuels, boat and kayak rentals, charter guides, ice, showers, store, restaurant, pet friendly. Teeming chinook, coho, halibut, yelloweye and lingcod – and excellent prawning and crabbing opportunities. Freshwater chinook, coho, chum and trout in numerous remote, pristine streams surrounding the resorts.
Tahsis • Pacific Rim
The Cowichan region encompasses verdant farmland, deep ocean bays, whitewater rivers, numerous lakes and low rolling mountains. Cowichan’s pretty towns and villages – including Chemainus, Ladysmith, Duncan, Cobble Hill and Cowichan Bay – offer art galleries, outdoor murals, fishing piers and farmers markets. One of the top culinary destinations in Canada, Cowichan is home to medal-winning wineries, organic farms and artisan food-producers who have created a thriving agritourism industry based on the mantras of fresh, local, seasonal and sustainable.
Cowichan Region • Cowichan
Telegraph Cove Resort
Telegraph Cove is tucked away on the eastern coast of Northern Vancouver Island in one of the last virtually untouched areas of the North American continent. Telegraph Cove Resorts takes pride in being able to present it to the general public in as close to the original condition as possible. You’ll love our cozy cabins/cottages along the boardwalk and our campground / RV Park in the old growth forest.
Telegraph Cove • North Island
Chemainus is one of the most beloved places by visitors to Vancouver Island. An Arts & Cultural Destination that is famous for its well over 40 murals painted on the towns various walls. Golf, diving, shopping and exploring our natural surroundings in this seaside village.
Chemainus • Cowichan
Brown’s Bay Resort
Nestled in the Salmon Capital of the world known as Campbell River, Brown’s Bay Resort is just a short 5km drive off hwy 19. This unspoiled resort includes new Rental Cabins, an oceanfront RV Park, full service Marina with fuel barge, tackle shop, restaurant and launch facilities. Please visit us at brownsbayresort.com for more information and reservation details.
Campbell River • North Central Island
Somass Motel & RV
Port Alberni • Pacific Rim