Located between the mountains and the ocean, Vancouver is an outdoor-lover’s paradise with all types of adventures and experiences at its door for you to set off to when you arrive in Vancouver. From there, the west coast of Vancouver Island is one of the best places in the world for halibut and salmon fishing. Eagle Nook Resort features world-class salmon and halibut fishing on fully equipped private fishing charters and deluxe accommodations with every room overlooking the ocean. We take care of everything from getting you here to packing up your fish to take home.
Halibut are some of the most popular sport fish in the Pacific Ocean. The best time to catch halibut in British Columbia is from May to September. Halibut are regulated in Canada by size. There is an annual limit per license holder, but halibut tend to be larger fish when caught and have a lot of meat.
Salmon Fishing in BC
The salmon fishing starts as early as May as well and continues through September. The types of salmon available through the seasons changes. Pink salmon peak in September. Chinook salmon start running in the spring through the early summer. Coho salmon, or silvers, are more abundant in the fall, mid-September through November.
Why Fish on Vancouver Island?
Eagle Nook Resort is an all-inclusive experience. Our experienced fishing guides take you out on the water to the best places to catch fish. We have gourmet dining once you get back on land. You can hike, unwind in a hot tub, or just take in the landscape when you’re not fishing. We have all types of eco-adventures beyond halibut and salmon fishing. You tell us what you want to do. We’ll help you make the arrangements.
Salmon and Halibut Fishing Tips
Salmon and halibut are sport fish that offer a challenge for beginners and experienced anglers alike. Our fishing guides have all the equipment to catch fish. The best time to go out is in the morning, so get up early to catch the fish undisturbed. Get your fishing license before you come to the resort. If you’re catching salmon, you’ll need to print it out. Our guides help you abide by all regulations to protect the salmon and halibut population.
World Class Fishing and Luxurious Accommodations
A halibut and salmon fishing experience can be an exciting adventure when you stay at an all-inclusive resort that is set up for a memorable stay. Let us host your corporate event and build your team as you go out on the water to catch the best salmon for a gourmet meal. Contact us for more information.