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Fishing Forecast 2019 Ucluelet

Fishing Report early summer 2019 (taken from Salmon Eye Charters fishing forecast) We are expecting a good season for fishing. We should have about 2-3 times as many Coho swimming by us this year as 2018. The forecast for the Chinook return to Barkley Sound is the best in 20 years. The past two years have […]

Where to Fish on Vancouver Island

Vancouver Island is a hotspot for those seeking to explore the outdoors. It offers nearly every activity you could want. More importantly, it also offers fantastic fishing. Whether you’re an avid fly fisherman, or are aiming for salmon in the open ocean, there is great fishing waiting for you on Vancouver Island. Not sure where […]

Types of Fish to Catch in Ucluelet

The West Coast of Vancouver Island is a paradise for fishermen, whether as a safe harbour for commercial boats, or a fun destination for recreational fishing. Saltwater fishing is the name of the game, whether inshore or offshore. While salmon are the first that come to mind, there are plenty of other types of fish […]

History of Fishing in Ucluelet

When it comes to fishing the west coast of Vancouver Island, none know it better than the guides in Ucluelet. Don’t believe it? Learn about the history of fishing in Ucluelet and see for yourself! The small town’s history as a fishing village reaches back thousands of years to when the Nuu-Chah-Nulth First Nation’s ruled […]

Ucluelet, or Alaska?

For many serious anglers, a trip up to Alaska to reel in some hard fighting salmon is the dream. However, there’s one destination that may be worthy of taking over top spot in your dream fishing vacations file. Ucluelet, B.C. on the west coast of Vancouver Island is ready to give Alaska a run for […]

Types of Fishing on Vancouver Island

Fishing is a favourite pastime on Vancouver Island, and it’s hard to find anyone that lives here who has never been. It also means that seafood is a staple, and most families look forward to filling their freezers each summer with healthy stocks of tasty fish. That being said, the Island is also filled with […]