Vancouver Island Sport Fishing
On the Web
Angler’s Atlas – Members have marked 164 Hotspots, 68 Boat Launches, 37 Other Markers, and 12 Warnings at Vancouver Island Region. You can view these markers on the map.
BC Recreational Fishing License – Before you head out to your favourite fishing spot, make sure that you have your provincial freshwater Fishing Licence. Purchase online here.
Fishing & Guides – Sport fishing the lakes and rivers for Pacific salmon, steelhead and trout is only surpassed by saltwater flyfishing and bottom fishing for halibut from the west coast of Vancouver Island.
Free British Columbia’s Tidal Sport Fishing App – Featuring up-to-date official Regulations, Catch Log, Species ID Guide, plus the ability to display your B.C. Tidal Waters Sport Fishing Licence.
Recreational Fishing in British Columbia – Learn about fishing regulations and licence info, species identification, responsible fishing practices and more.
Sportfishing Institute of British Columbia – The Sport Fishing Institute of BC is a nonprofit society. Contributors and members are made up of a wide range of committed stakeholders including: fishing lodges, resorts, certified tidal angling guides, hotels, charter operators, manufacturers, distributors, tackle shops, dealers, boat marine manufacturers, regional airlines, individual anglers and key insurance industry organizations.
Sportfishing Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands – From Victoria, which was named the number 3 city in Canada by Condé Nast, in the south to the rugged fishing town of Port Hardy in the north and Ucluelet and Tofino on the west coast, you are never more than a few minutes away from quality angling opportunities and accommodating fishing lodges.
Vancouver Island Bank Fishing Locations – These bank locations offer everything from a variety of Salmon species, Lingcod, Sea-Run Cutthroat, Herring, Rock Fish and a bunch of other bottom fish.
Vancouver Island Fishing for Fun Society – Fishing for Fun is a family friendly group dedicated to teaching and instilling the love of fishing and the outdoors.
Vancouver Island & Gulf Islands Fishing Locations – Vancouver Island is known as the mecca for both salt and freshwater fishing in British Columbia. From Vancouver, you can reach some of the best salmon rivers and ocean fishing grounds in a few hours by either ferries or float planes.
Where to Fish – British Columbia has over 20,000 lakes and 750,000 kilometers of streams for anglers to fish. This map provides information on the 800+ lakes stocked for recreational fishing. You can filter your results based on location, access and amenities.
Fishing Northern Vancouver Island
- Vancouver Island Bass Fishing
- Vancouver Island Fishing Team
- Vancouver Island Fishing for Fun Society
- Vancouver Island Freshwater Fishing
- Vancouver Island Freediving, Snorkeling & Spearfishing
- Vancouver Island Kayak Anglers
- Vancouver Island Ocean Fishing
- Vancouver Island Salmon Fishing
- Vancouver Island South Kayak Anglers
- Vancouver Island Trout Fishing
- Vancouver Island Tuna Fishing
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More to Explore
Birdwatching Vancouver Island – The Island offers first-class viewing opportunities of hundreds of native and migratory birds.
Vancouver Island Boating & Sailing – Few boating and sailing locations in the world can match Vancouver Island’s for stunning scenery
Vancouver Island Hikes & Walks – Discover the wild nature, forests, and waterways of British Columbia’s Vancouver Island.
Vancouver Island RVing & Camping– Located off Canada’s western coast, Vancouver Island provides endless opportunities for campers and nature lovers.
Vancouver Island Wildlife & Whale Watching – A guide to the animals who inhabit the wilds of Vancouver Island.
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