OUR BEST BC FISHING SPOTS

THE BEST PLACES TO GO FISHING IN BRITISH COLUMBIA

Finding the best BC fishing spots isn’t always easy, there are just so many options when it comes to cool places to go fishing in British Columbia. On this page we break down our favourite fishing adventures.

BEST PLACES FOR

STEELHEAD FISHING IN BC

IT’S NO SECRET BC HAS THE BEST STEELHEAD FISHING FOUND ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD, BUT WITH SO MANY RIVERS AND SO MANY OPTIONS IT CAN BE DIFFICULT TO NARROW DOWN THE OPTIONS AND MAXIMIZE YOUR TRIP WITH THE BEST FISHING AND THE TOP GUIDES. IT’S HARD TO BREAK DOWN, BUT OUR FAVOURITE SPOTS FOR STEELHEAD FISHING IN BC ARE THE BULKLEY RIVER, THE DEAN RIVER AND THE SKEENA RIVER.

#1. Bulkley River


Why We Love It: The Bulkley has one of the biggest runs of wild steelhead found anywhere in the world, making it one of the best BC fishing destinations for steelhead. There are daily flights from Vancouver, making for easy access and the fishing is very consistent through the Fall months. We offer a variety of trips to the Bulkley, including a remote canyon camp package that is one of our most popular BC steelhead adventures.

#2. Dean River


Why We Love It: There are very few steelhead destinations that hold the mystic of the Dean River on British Columbia’s central coast. This is definitely one of the best steelhead fishing rivers in BC and home to some of the brightest summer-run fish found anywhere. Our  Dean River steelhead trips are all-inclusive and a hugely popular trip, running from July through to early September each year.

#3. Skeena River


Why We Love It: This is definitely one of our favourite locations as the Skeena offers so much variety in terms of the local fishing. There is a long season for steelhead fishing through the Spring and Fall months and there is excellent salmon fishing on the Skeena all Summer long.  Our Skeena River Lodge packages are run by Justin Berry and should be high on your list if your looking for a cool BC fishing trip with lots of variety.

BEST PLACES FOR

SALMON FISHING IN BC

BRITISH COLUMBIA IS WORLD FAMOUS FOR ITS INCREDIBLE SALMON FISHING ON OUR COASTAL WATERS. OUR CREW HAS BEEN GUIDING COAST WIDE FOR OVER 20 YEARS, AND HAVE BEEN TO EVERY NOOK, CRANNY AND BAY ON THE COAST OF BC. HERE IS A QUICK BREAKDOWN OF OUR THREE BEST BC FISHING SPOTS FOR SALMON AND HALIBUT TRIPS.

#1. Langara Island


Why We Love It: Langara Island is one of the locations we guide during the summer months. Located on the northern tip of Haida Gwaii, Langara Island is home to the most incredible BC salmon fishing found anywhere on the coast, there’s no doubt about it. This is a must visit destination if you’re looking for the best fishing British Columbia has to offer. Our all-inclusive lodge packages, offered from May to September each year, will put you into the heart of this stunning coastal ecosystem.

#2. Tofino


Why We Love It: Located on the central west coast of Vancouver Island, Tofino is one of our favourite spots to visit and to enjoy some salmon fishing. It is an easily accessible area, you can drive of fly from Vancouver and there are great accommodation options, lots of things to do, and the salmon fishing in Tofino is very consistent through the summer months. Tofino definitely is a go to if you’re looking for action and some of the most consistently best fishing BC has to offer.

#3. Haida Gwaii


Why We Love It: This is it if you’re looking for the full west coast BC salmon fishing experience. Haida Gwaii is a set of islands off the north coast of British Columbia and is home to what would be the overall best salmon fishing on the planet. This area is often described as Galapagos North, rich in marine life. Our Haida Gwaii fishing packages, will put you in the heart of the action here, fishing for salmon and halibut off of Haida Gwaii’s rugged western coast.

BEST SPOTS FOR FISHING

NEAR VANCOUVER

YOU DON’T ALWAYS HAVE TO TRAVEL FAR TO FIND THE BEST BC FISHING OPPORTUNITIES. THERE ARE PLENTY OF GREAT SPOTS TO FISH IN AND AROUND VANCOUVER. VANCOUVER’S FISHING SEASON IS LONG AND VARIED, WITH THE OPPORTUNITY TO FISH FOR SALMON, TROUT, STEELHEAD AND STURGEON WITHIN AN HOUR OF THE CITY! WE OFFER FULLY GUIDED TRIPS FROM VANCOUVER, CHECK OUT SOME OF OUR FAVOURITES.

#1. Squamish River


Why We Love It: This is our home waters, where we offer our in-house guided fly fishing trips. We’ve been fishing here for over 20 years and love the fact that we have such a cool river system within an hour of Vancouver. You can fish for salmon, steelhead and trout on this wild river.  If you’re looking for a genuine opportunity at fly fishing near Vancouver, then you should definitely have a look at our guided day trips.

#2. Salish Sea


Why We Love It: Right out of front door in Vancouver we have some awesome saltwater salmon fishing. The southern Gulf Islands and the area of the Salish Sea offer nearly year-round salmon fishing from Vancouver. This fishery is right up there with any of the other coastal salmon spots in BC, and is an affordable option if you want to experience some of the best BC fishing for salmon without any big travel plans.

#3. Fraser River


Why We Love It: This is definitely on of the best spots for fishing in BC. The Fraser has so much to offer, it is after all the largest river in British Columbia, and home to millions of returning salmon and the greatest sturgeon fishing anywhere in the world!  Within 90 minutes of Vancouver you could be experiencing the unbelievable sturgeon fishery with our crew of top guides. We love fishing the Fraser for these monsters and we’re pretty sure you will too!

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