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The Ardent Angler

Certified Tidal Angling Guide – Jeremy Maynard

Guided saltwater sport fishing opportunities around the central and northern sections of Vancouver Island, along Canada’s west coast.

 

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250 203-1602
Jeremy Maynard
127 South Thulin Street, Campbell River, BC V9W 2J8
Slivers Charters Salmon Sport Fishing

World-Class Saltwater Fishing Experiences in the Alberni Inlet, Barkley Sound, and Offshore West Coast Vancouver Island

Visit us in Port Alberni and beautiful Barkley Sound. We fish salmon and also have terrific lodge accommodation. Fishing the scenic, pristine, calm waters of the Alberni Inlet and Barkley Sound is a wonderful and relaxing Sport Fishing experience. Our fishing has been termed “fishing is catching” or “catching is fishing”. Sport Salmon fish with Slivers Charters.

Slivers Charters Salmon Sport Fishing is a salmon (sockeye, coho, chinook) halibut and steelhead charter business located in Port Alberni, British Columbia. Port Alberni is proud to boast the title of Salmon Capital of the World where there is access to some of the best Salmon and Halibut fishing on the West Coast of beautiful British Columbia’s Vancouver Island. From Port Alberni, Barkley Sound is readily accessible for Halibut off Vancouver Island’s West Coast.

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888 214-7206
250 731 7389
Doug Lindores
Clutesi Haven Marina, River Road, Port Alberni, BC
Silver Blue Charters

Fish with the Finest!
Silver Blue Charters offers excellent year-round salmon fishing charters available on beautiful Gabriola Island aboard a 25.5-foot SeaRay Amberjack. This boat has a 10-foot beam, stand-up head, and is capable of carrying 6 people. Her captain, Bob Meyer, has performed over 3,000 charters, and consistently has the highest salmon catch rate in the area. Quality light tackle, competitive rates, licenses on board and a very friendly environment make the Silver Blue a great boat to fish. Local waterfront accommodation is available, and fishing packages and wildlife tours are also available upon request. Transport Canada Certified, fully insured, children welcome. See our Charter Info page for more.

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250 755-6150
210 Decourcy Drive, Gabriola Island, BC V0R 1X1
Reel Obsession Sport Fishing Charters

If you are ready for an unforgettable fishing adventure in a legendary location it’s time you visited Reel Obsession. Our West Coast fishing resort produces incredible fishing all summer long. Our peak season at the lodge is from open to close—June 1st to September 15th. Many of the big lodges are very hit-and-miss because of their location. We have major runs of fish entering our local waters on “the fish highway” all season long. Esperanza Inlet and Nootka Sound are consistently the top places to fish on the West Coast. Plus, for year-round fishing charters, Victoria BC provides easy access to great salmon and halibut fishing.

Whether you’re an experienced angler, a corporate group or looking for an adventure with the family, Reel Obsession Sport Fishing offers a world-class fishing lodge & charter experience.

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509 Reno St, Zeballos, BC V0P 2A0
Naturally Wild Fishing Adventures
PO Box 1217, Cumberland, BC V0R 1S0
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Comox Valley / Campbell River
Moutcha Bay Resort

A Wilderness Experience For Everyone

38 serviced RV sites & campsites
Lodge suites, chalets & yurts
70-slip marina with boat launch
Fuel, bait & tackle
Boat, kayak & SUP rentals
Fully guided fishing charters
Licensed waterfront restaurant
Government-inspected fish processing
Only 40 minutes from Gold River
Accessible by car, float plane or boat

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877 337-5464
Head Bay Rd, Tahsis, BC V0P 1X0
Hook’n Them Up Fishing Charters

Hook’n Them Up Fishing Charters is a family-owned and operated local business. We are proud to present our world famous guided salmon fishing, halibut and lingcod sport fishing charters from our new home in the beautiful and remote location of Port McNeill and surrounding areas. We are proud to serve your sports fishing needs. Thank you in advance for thinking of us.

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707 Nimpkish Heights Rd, Mount Waddington, BC
Fairwinds Marina

Nestled in a protected cove on the east coast of Vancouver Island, Fairwinds Marina at Schooner Cove is a welcoming and accessible facility featuring picturesque views of the Georgia Strait and coastal mountains. Close to the heart of the Island in Nanoose Bay, but away from the bustle of big-city marinas, Fairwinds Marina is the perfect place to dock before your tee time, kayak through nearby coves, or simply relax and watch the boats and marine life.

Fairwinds Marina provides fly-in access for float planes from the Lower Mainland. Our area provides direct access to some of the best fly-fishing on Vancouver Island. During the winter months, anglers can catch Cutthroat and Steelhead Trout in the rivers and estuaries that surround Nanoose Bay. If fishing is your passion, Fairwinds is your place.

With our secured docks, you can moor your vessel year-round, monthly or on a transient basis. The marina can accommodate vessels annually up to 65 feet and seasonally up to 80 feet. Click here to view our moorage rates.

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3521 Dolphin Drive, Nanoose Bay, BC V9P 9J7
Codfather Charters
Box 2389, Port Hardy, BC V0N 2P0

Codfather Charters has been fishing the Vancouver Island and Port Hardy area since 1986 as one of the top consistent producers. We have clean, comfortable 24- and 31-foot boats and quality fishing gear.

All of our sport fishing guides have many years of experience fishing Vancouver Island waters and are professionally trained in navigation, safety, communication, and are Transport Canada certified. Enjoy our newly renovated dockside condos with up to three bedrooms, full kitchens, satellite TV and barbecues.

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McKenna Sport Fishing

Salmon and Halibut Guide in Port Renfrew

26-ft Northwest aluminum craft
Coast Guard-approved and fully insured

 

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Kevin McKenna
Jim’s Castle Point Charters

Port Hardy's Sportfishing Expert - Salmon Fishing or Bottomfishing: Castle Point Charters is Port Hardy's best charter choice!

Skipper Jim Henschke has been an experienced fishing guide for 44 years. With Jim at the helm, his ultimate priority is your safety, comfort, and the best fishing expedition of your life. As one of the very first certified angling guides on the west coast of beautiful British Columbia, Castle Point Fishing Charters recognized early the importance of keeping up-to-date with certifications such as the new Certified Tidal Angling Guide (CTAG) Safety Program in BC. You can rest assured your fishing charter adventure guide is fully certified and the vessel is also DOT-approved and certified.

Make a reservation today or call us at (250) 949-9294 and join us for a thrilling fishing adventure.

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250 949-1982
Port Hardy, BC
Macktush Creek Campground
12951 Canal Main, Alberni-Clayoquot A, BC

West Vancouver Island's Best Kept Secret.

Macktush Creek Campground is one of the last truly best kept secrets. Located at the mouth of Macktush Creek, on the northern shore of the Inlet, the campsite evolved around the Bill Motyka Recreational Area, and provides a semi-rugged camping experience, smack In the middle of sockeye fishing territory.

The campsite is a 30-km drive from Port Alberni along Canel Main. It’s the only motor route where you can access the north shore of the Inlet, which also takes you to Arden Creek, Nahmint Lake, Gracie Lake and the back side of Sproat Lake. There are 130 campsites, which can accommodate anything from tents through the largest of fifth-wheelers and recreational vehicles.

The campsite boasts a playground, hot running showers, store (sundry items), 2 boat ramps, clean pit toilets, available water throughout the campsite. There is no power (cash only payment) and is a garbage-in, garbage-out campsite.

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Nootka Marine Adventures
168 5th Street, Suite C, Courtenay, BC V9J 1J4

With three luxurious properties nestled in the untouched wilderness of Nootka Sound and Esperanza Inlet, Nootka Marine Adventures is the ultimate retreat for outdoor enthusiasts on Vancouver Island.

Mix a little variety into your sport fishing adventure with a range of day trips such as kayak or stand-up paddle board rentals, caving, hatchery tours, hiking, and all-terrain vehicle trails. You can also participate in getaways that offer a blend of activities, including their highly rated outdoor programs, seminars, health and wellness retreats and newly offered craft beer brewing seminars.

Nootka Marine Adventures prides themselves in creating custom crafted adventures for individuals or groups wishing to fish or just explore the spectacular, historically rich area.

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877 337-5464
Comox-Strathcona G, BC
Island Outfitters
3319 Douglas Street, Victoria, BC V8Z 3L2

Island Outfitters has been offering fishing charters out of Victoria's Inner Harbour since 1994. Now with a 6-boat fleet and all Transport Canada Approved certified guides, they are sure to get you out for an experience of a lifetime. The exhilaration of salmon, lingcod and halibut fishing is fun for the whole family! With over 20 years of experience, they supply everything you need to offer you the ultimate West Coast Adventure.

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866 915-4254
JP’s Fishing Adventures

Captain Jon Paetkau is your guide to a non-stop West Coast experience. Bamfield is one of the few places where we can target many different runs of salmon. This makes it one of the best and most reliable fisheries on the entire coast. At any time, we can catch salmon heading to one of their natal rivers to spawn. Come out and experience the wild west coast, with JPs Fishing Adventures.

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Jon Paetkau
Westview Marina
775 S Maquinna Dr, Tahsis, BC V0P 1X0

Located at the head of the Tahsis Inlet on the west coast of Vancouver Island, home to World class fishing for Tyee Chinook (30+ pounds) and Huge Halibut, Westview Marina is the true heart of Esperanza Inlet and Nootka Sound. Full facilities include everything from the Grillhouse Restaurant, Island Attitude Café, full time marine mechanics, laundry, showers, diesel and gas to bait and ice. Our friendly staff is always ready to help & service is our guarantee! Reserve your moorage now to ensure the dates you want.

Join us on the beautiful west coast to relish in the breathtaking scenery, put a line in the water or simply cruise the endless waterways. As well as Kayak Rentals, we are now offering a booking service for Tahsis Accommodation, Fishing Charters & Eco Tours and more.

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800 992-3252
Bamfield Sportfishing Adventures
#14 S Bamfield Rd, Bamfield, BC V0R 1B0

Where Big Fish come to die since 1988

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