No region in British
Columbia matches Vancouver Island for easily accessible fresh and
saltwater fishing excitement. Vancouver Island BC guarantees world-class
recreational sportfishing that has a broad, universal appeal to all
For some, it's
the exhilarating quest of fighting a trophy-sized fish, and for
others it's the escape to breathtaking natural surroundings - but
to most, it's both! Choose from the selection below to start your
sport fishing adventure on Vancouver Island, the Gulf Islands or
the Sunshine Coast of beautiful British Columbia.
To quantify the
awesome potential for sport fishing on Vancouver Island, we have approximately
3,500 kilometres of coastline, 700 lakes, 160 rivers and 890 streams!
These incredible natural resources are located amongst wonderful natural
scenery which greatly enhances the fishing experience.
Vancouver Island is a land of extreme diversity, with pristine watersheds
of wild salmon and trout, and highly urbanized rivers that produce
record numbers of wild and hatchery fish.
For the sport
fishing enthusiast, Vancouver Island offers unbelievable and unparalleled
angling and outdoor opportunities.