Fishing at sunset (Picture BC photo)
Sheltered and calm waters peppered with islands make Sidney an easy fave with anglers.
The presence of needlefish by the hundreds of thousands brings hungry chinook salmon and enables year-round salmon fishing. Reefs and kelp beds make the area ideal for halibut and other bottom fish. The great Sidney fishing grounds begin just steps from the dock.
What to Catch
Chinook salmon up to 27kg/60lb, coho salmon up to 13kg/30lb, halibut up to 90kg/200lb and lingcod up to 18kg/40lb are four good reasons to pack a rod and ply Sidney's coastline. The chinook is known as "king" salmon in the US.
Landing the Tyee
Catch one over 13.61kg/30lb and it's the "tyee", in Native parlance, the fisherman's grail. Reel in a tyee and join the great BC fishing club at the top.
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1869 San Jaun Ave
Victoria, British Columbia
Hook'n Them Up Fishing Charters welcomes you aboard to explore the great fishing waters of Southern Vancouver Island on Canada's West Coast, right here in Oak Bay, Victoria, BC's hidden gem for halibut & salmon sports fishing.
We offer something for the entire family - feed the seals at the marina, spot a killer whale or two, dine at the marina restaurant, check out the seabirds of all varieties & all the beauty that the west coast has to offer.
Please come & join us this season & make your Victoria sports fishing experience a Hook'n Them Up Fishing Charters experience.
121 George Hills Way
Prince Rupert, British Columbia
Come experience the adventure of a lifetime aboard the Thunder 1. World-class salmon & halibut fishing, spectacular whale watching & marine life viewing & gourmet meals all await you aboard your private yacht in the pristine wilderness of Northern BC. Three & four day all-inclusive live-aboard charters depart from Prince Rupert, BC from May to September. Accommodations are available for up to six guests aboard the Thunder 1, a 15.7 m (52 ft) trawler. Your crew & vessel are certified by the Coast Guard every year. Great Bear Rainforest and custom cruises also available. Please visit our website for pictures & details.
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1119 Wharf Street
Victoria, British Columbia
SpringTide's 61' Marauder IV provides the perfect platform for whale viewing & photography with 360° viewing decks & a terrific sound system to capture underwater vocalizations. Biologists provide informative lectures, while you enjoy free hot beverages, comfortable indoor/outdoor seating & spacious washroom facilities.
Charter Marauder for your private events.
Just for the thrill of it, suit-up for a Zodiac tour! Naturalist interpretations throughout your excursion covering biology & behaviour of whales, marine mammals & birds.
3 hour tours from April through October.
Day trips, including transportation &/or hotels are available from Vancouver & Seattle.
Sportfishing Charters Available on 42' Sportfish Yacht.