Vancouver’s Best Salmon Fishing Trips

Vancouver Salmon Fishing Charters

Salmon fishing with Vancouver’s top leaving right from Downtown Vancouver

Our Vancouver salmon fishing charters leave directly from Granville Island in downtown Vancouver. The charter boats will have you salmon fishing within minutes of Vancouver’s downtown. Half-day salmon and full day Vancouver salmon fishing charters available. Spend the day fishing on a comfortable, covered, fully equipped Grady White boats with Vancouver’s top salmon fishing guides. Here’s Chromer’s Vancouver salmon fishing low down…

  • Charters leave minutes from downtown Vancouver, super convenient location to get to!
  • We run a fleet of fully-equipped Grady White sport fishing boats, the fastest fleet in Vancouver!
  • We’re female angler friends with bathrooms on all boats!
  • Your choice of a 5 hour or 10 hour charter, fully guided, and totally private!

Charter Rates

Book your salmon fishing trip in Vancouver today and fish with Vancouver’s top guides. All our charters are private, just your group onboard, no sharing and trips depart directly from the heart of Vancouver. Half-day trips are 5 hours, full-day trips are 10 hours.

  • Half-Day | Full-Day
  • 1 Person

    Price per person

    $550 | $900
  • 2 People

    Price per person

    $290 | $475
  • 3 People

    Price per person

    $200 | $335
  • 4 People

    Price per person

    $160 | $265
  • 5 People

    Price per person

    $145 | $250
  • 6 People

    Price per person

    $130 | $220

Included:  Guided salmon fishing aboard a Grady White boat. Fishing equipment. 
Not Included: GST Tax 5%. Fishing licenses. Guide gratuities.

Boat Information

The fleet consists of four fully-equipped Grady White charter boats. These are the fastest charter boats in Vancouver giving us the capability to run to where the fish are with ease. Most of the fishing is done within 20 minutes of the docks but when you fish with us we always have the ability to run to all the daily hotspots!

For smaller groups of up to four people, we use our two Grady White 23-foot Gulfstreams.  These are the best fishing boats of their size on the water. The ideal layout of the Grady White maximizes deck space for comfort and fishing. The boat is equipped with the latest in fishing, navigation and safety gear. All boats have covered cabins, plenty of seating and are plenty of space for all. For larger groups of 5+ people we use our 30-foot Grady White Marlin.

Chromer’s reputation depends on offering only the finest fishing experiences BC has to offer. On our Vancouver salmon charters we’re not just hooking you up with the best guides but also with first-class experiences and these boats are the best in Vancouver, that’s a guarantee.


Talk about convenient, you’ll be fishing right from Vancouver, making for a hassle free salmon charter that is a step above the rest. Our moorage is minutes from downtown Vancouver with ample parking nearby. After fishing you can explore Granville Island, one of Vancouver’s most famous attractions.

Fishing Info

We enjoy nearly year-round salmon fishing in Vancouver. Obviously some times for fishing are better than others, so here’s a quick rundown of what’s happening throughout our season.

Summer Fishing in Vancouver – From July through to September you really  can’t go wrong, the fishing is very consistent for a variety of salmon including chinooks, cohos (silvers), pinks and sockeye. Great fishing combined with really nice weather, it’s tough to beat!  We are very busy during the summer months so contact us early.

Fall Fishing in Vancouver – September and October are both really good months for our local salmon fishery, 15 minutes from our moorage. It is the run of Capilano River salmon that we target and some of the biggest fish of the season come during these months.

Spring Fishing in Vancouver – April and May is when fishing ramps up and some bigger chinook salmon start arriving. Some of the best fishing during this period is from mid May to late June on the southern Gulf Islands, an area we run to on our 10 hour charters. This is historically a fantastic fishery with solid numbers of chinooks in the 10-20 pound range.

Winter Fishing in Vancouver – Our season kicks off in January, this is when winter chinook (king) salmon come into local waters to feed. These are juvenile fish that usually range from about 2 to 10 pounds. Vancouver salmon fishing can be hit or miss during the winter months, but becomes increasingly consistent as we move into the Spring months.

Book Your Vancouver Salmon Fishing Trip!

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FAQ's about our Charters

What about fishing licenses?  

You will need a fishing license. Licenses are very affordable and are priced based on if you’re a canadian resident or not. To keep salmon you will also need to include a pacific salmon stamp. All anglers 16+ years need a license.

Where do I get a fishing license?  

Upon booking we’ll send you a link to the government website that sells licenses. You buy one there, print it off and bring it with you for your day of fishing. It’s really easy to do and takes less than 5 minutes.

What happens to the fish we catch?  

We clean, fillet bag all your fish for you to take home and enjoy. If you’d like to have them vacuum packed, frozen or boxed for transport there is a small seafood shop steps from the moorage that provides all those services.

Can we ship our fish home?  

Salmon can be shipped within Canada but not to the United States or overseas. There is only one company that is legally allowed to ship sport caught fish across the border and for the prices they charge you’re better off going out for a fancy seafood dinner!

Can you accommodate larger groups?  

No problem, we do lots of corporate and incentive charters for groups from 10-40 people. We even did a group of 80 people once, that was fun!

Are there bathrooms onboard?  

Yes, all our boats have bathroom facilities.

Why should we book our trip through Chromer Sport Fishing?  

Trust your trip with us and be confident you’ll be fishing with the best guides in British Columbia. We don’t offer crummy fishing trips, we’re the real deal, getting our clients into prime dates at BC’s hottest fishing spots. If you appreciate honest local expertise, a fully licensed business with an A+ Better Business Bureau rating and fair pricing then you need look no further.

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