We offer Birthday Gift Certificates -
treat someone special to a day of
Chinook, Coho, Sockeye or Chum
salmon fishing

All Charters include fuel, bait, tackle &
bottled water

Things to Bring With You:

Fishing License
Different layers of clothing
Fishin' Magicians Hard at Work!

Booking Salmon & Halibut Fishing Charters to Vancouver Island's Wild
West Coast

To book a charter, please contact us either via e-mail (pat.ahern@shaw.ca)  
or phone with your preferred dates and accommodation/travel
requirements.  We require a $300 CDN deposit via cheque or
Visa/Mastercard to secure your charter dates to reserve the boat.  Your
date will not be confirmed until we are in receipt of the deposit.  We require
50% deposit for charter and accommodation packages.  We will assist you
with arranging accommodations should you require them separately from a
fishing package.  Call us toll free to book at

Cancellation Policy

We understand that sometimes things happen which make missing your trip
unavoidable.  Our policy is that you will receive a full refund on charter
booking deposits if the trip is cancelled providing us with at least 30 days
notice.  Without 30 day notice, your booking deposit will retained unless we
are able to successfully re-book another customer into your booking dates.  
If you plan to return the following year, your deposit will be held on account
for the following season, thus you will not lose a deposit if you re-book for
the following season.    

We accept cash, personal cheques, Visa and Master Card.  

Charter Rates for Port Alberni/Bamfield/Barkley Sound, Vancouver
Island, B.C.  (please note that pricing may change as the cost of fuel
may change in-season rates quoted here on the website)

Our Salmon Charter rates are based on either ½ day (4 or 6 hours) or full
day (8 hours) trips.  For fishing trips to the Bamfield, Barkley Sound and
Ucluelet areas of Vancouver Island, B.C., we will charge the full day rate.  All
rates are subject to 5% GST tax.  All charters include bait, tackle, fuel.  We
also provide Mustang flotation gear for your comfort and safety.  Our guides
will clean your catch, and package it in plastic bags for transport.  We also
partner with St. Jeans Cannery who can process, smoke and vacuum pack
your fish from their operation in Port Alberni.  Our boat can accommodate up
to 6 guests.

Available Charter Options:        
(Prices in Canadian Funds - tax extra)

  • 1/2  Day Charter (5 hours)   Alberni Canal Sockeye Salmon $450
    (Based on 3 guests - $50 for each additional guest up to 6 total)

  • 1/2 Day Charter (6 hours)  Alberni Canal - Chinook Salmon $550
    (Based on 3 anglers or $50 extra for each additional guest)

  • Full Day Charter (8 hours)  Barkley Sound & Bamfield
    October - May $750                                  June - September  $950
    (Based on up to 3 guests - $50 extra for each additional guest)
  • Full Day Off-Shore Bamfield or Ucluelet (8 hours)                $1100
    (Based on 3 guests - $50 extra for each additional guest)

For your comfort and safety, we can supply survival suits and floater
coats and rain gear for our guests.  We do not provide a lunch
unless specified in a charter package, so please pack your own
and fishing licenses.   
Charter Rates

Its a messy job, but someone
has to do it!

Sleeping on the Job!
Corporate Employee and
Customer Appreciation
Packages available.  We will
work with you to customize
the right Charter Package to
exceed your needs!

We can accommodate larger
groups through our network
of Charter Operators