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Salmon and Halibut Fishing

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Vancouver to Victoria
Turn a quick trip into a memory you'll never forget with a transfer via floatplane. Board a seaplane at Coal Harbour in Vanco...
indigenous culture and wildlife tour
Combine the very best of marine wildlife and First Nations culture with this immersive, hands-on adventure. Experience both a...
Soar over downtown Victoria and its surrounds on a thrilling, 20-minute seaplane flight! Take to the skies right from the wat...
Reel Time Fishing Charters catch
You Keep Catch Catch Cleaning & Fileting Rods, reels & Tackles 4hr, 6hr & 8hr options 6 person 26' boat Nearshore...
Riverbend Cave Explorer
Illuminate the shimmering crystals of Riverbend Cave on this small-group adventure. For those who want to explore a cave with...
Great Bears of Bute 1
This is your opportunity to get as close to wild grizzly bears as it’s possible to get safely. Explore the wilderness of Bute...
Northwest Saltwater Adventures Fishing Charter catch 4
You Keep Catch Catch Cleaning & Fileting Rods, reels & Tackles 4hr & 8hr options 5 person 25' boat Nearshore Fish...
Tour one of Victoria’s most stately and popular attractions in a unique way with a pedicab tour to Craigdarroch Castle. Enjoy...
forged axe throwing
Drop in for an hour, let us introduce you to this great sport and guide you through the basics of throwing an axe and hitting...
Delve into the colourful past of Canada’s oldest Chinatown in Victoria, British Columbia. This guided walking tour will lead ...

The fishing guides’ expertise in navigating Pacific Ocean waters around Vancouver Island for salmon and halibut is remarkable.

These experienced professionals possess an extensive knowledge of local marine habitats, which enables them to expertly guide anglers towards the thrilling experience of catching some of the most sought-after fish in the Pacific. They target a diverse range of fish, including various types of salmon such as the mighty Chinook and the agile Coho, as well as the formidable halibut, which is known for its size and fighting spirit. With years of experience under their belts, these guides are able to optimize every fishing trip to ensure that their clients have the best possible experience.

A woman on a boat smiles as she fishes, holding a bent fishing rod against a backdrop of open water and a clear sky off Vancouver Island.
Get a comprehensive introduction to Vancouver Island with this two-day sightseeing tour, including one night of accommodation...
Swap the crowds of big whale-watching tours for a more intimate experience. This small-group whale-watching adventure from Te...
Private Small Group Deluxe Tour - View
Explore the city of Victoria and the famous Butchart Gardens on this half-day guided tour. On the way to the gardens, stop at...
Spring Bear and Waterfall Tour waterfall
Observe our coast awaken from winter! Join us on our Spring Discovery Tour as we travel to mainland inlets in our covered ves...

Vancouver Island Fishing Guides

Visitors to Vancouver Island seeking an ocean fishing adventure will find that the expertise of a top ocean fishing guide is invaluable.

These guides, deeply rooted in the local maritime knowledge, offer more than just a pathway to the island’s best fishing spots; they provide a comprehensive oceanic experience that marries the thrill of the catch with a profound respect for the marine environment.

With their extensive understanding of the waters surrounding the island, they expertly navigate through the diverse fishing zones, from serene inlets to the vast, open Pacific, targeting a rich array of species from salmon to halibut.

Each guide brings a unique blend of skill, knowledge, and passion to their tours, ensuring that anglers of all levels have a deeply rewarding and educational experience.

They equip you with the latest techniques, share insider tips on the best bait and tackle, and reveal the secrets of the sea that only years of experience can uncover. Opting for one of these top ocean fishing guides on Vancouver Island means not just an opportunity for an impressive haul but an unforgettable experience.

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