Feb 1, 2023
Halibut limits 2023 Ucluelet BC - Vancouver IslandAnglers will be able to possess two (2) halibut, under 90cm, or one (1) one halibut, between 90cm and 133cm. The daily limit is one (1) halibut. It is illegal to retain halibut over 133cm, and there is no minimum size limit in place for recreationally caught halibut.
Oct 1, 2022
Fishing Recap 2022 Ucluelet BC - Vancouver IsalndAnother season is behind us and we consider ourselves fortunate to guide in such a rich fishery that also has incredible scenery. Ucluelet is one of the top places to catch salmon and halibut in the world and 2022 was a very good year to remember.
Sep 12, 2022
Fishing Report Sept 12, 2022 Ucluelet - Vancouver Island, BCIt is close the the end of season for us but fishing continues to be strong. We have been getting some great catches of halibut and coho at Big Bank and also there are still some Chinook coming through in close to the rocks. Halibut limits have increased to 2 per day which saves us a trip offshore on our multi-day trips- a win for the planet and our pockets with the high fuel costs.
Aug 31, 2022
Fishng Report August 31 2022 Ucluelet BC - Vancouver IslandChinook (King) fishing in close to shore remains hot and the bites are happening all throughout the day. Chinook, Coho, Halibut and Lingcod fishing are all strong.
Aug 16, 2022
Fishng Report August 15 2022 Ucluelet BC - Vancouver IslandFishing has been stellar through the first part of the Stamp River run coming through Ucluelet and this continues to be a hotspot on Vancouver Island. Normally there is a dropoff late July in close to shore and all the fishing happens offshore. This year there was no drop off in fishing close to shore and it just continued into August except with bigger numbers of Chinook.
Jul 31, 2022
Fishing Report July 31, 2022 Ucluelet BC (West Coast Vancouver Island)Fishing report for Ucluelet BC. July 31, 2022. Fishing in close to shore continues to be outstanding for Chinook and Coho. Halibut are offshore like normal. Some of the best days are right outside the harbour.
Jul 10, 2022
Fishing Report July 10 Ucluelet BCFishing has been insane the past 10 days and the weather dreamy. There are periods of time where you look back and realize you just had something really special. We don't take these moments for granted.
Jul 1, 2022
Fishing Report July 1 Ucluelet BC - West Coast Vancouver IslandThe salmon fishing in close to shore has exceeded expectations for June. Normally there is a slow down in June for some areas close to shore and it takes a bit to figure out where the fish are. This year has been much different and coho are starting to show up not very close as well.
Apr 26, 2022
Fishing Report Ucluelet BC April 26, 2022Fishing has been good this past week though mostly small Chinook as expected. There are lots of ground fish available as well and halibut if the weather is good enough to make the run.
Aug 28, 2021
Fishing Report Ucluelet BC Canada August 28Fishing has been deadly for the Chinook making their way around the corner to head into Barkley Sound and then up the river. Lots of fish in the 15-25lb range are being caught.
Aug 15, 2021
Fishing Report Ucluelet BC Canada August 15Bites have been hot and heavy for good parts of the morning and sometimes in the afternoon. Lots of good sized Chinook making their way through.
Aug 10, 2021
Fishing Report Ucluelet BC Canada August 10Fishing has been great out at Big Bank for halibut and salmon and the inshore fishery for larger Chinook started sooner than normal with some good sized fish starting to role through August 1.
Jul 31, 2021
Fishing Report Ucluelet BC Canada July 31Fishing Report for last couple weeks of July in Ucluelet, B.C. Canada. Salmon and Halibut Fishing has been hot at Lighthouse Bank and Big Bank.
Jul 16, 2021
Fishing Report Ucluelet BC July 16, 2021Fishing report for the last couple weeks in Ucluelet BC. The weather calmed down and we are able to get out to the fast action on the bank for both salmon and halibut. We are catching Chinook, Coho and Halibut.
Jun 21, 2021
Fishing Report June 20, 2021 Ucluelet BCFishing has continued to be good over the past few weeks with the exception of a few days around a storm just before the middle of the month.
May 30, 2021
Fishing Report Ucluelet BC May 30, 2021Fishing has been steady for Chinook salmon, halibut and lingcod for all of April and May. WIth the travel restrictions ending its time to get out on the water!
Apr 7, 2021
Fishing report April 7th Ucluelet BCSalmon fishing this past weekend was great around Great Bear and the Red Can which are just a few minutes from the harbour. Great Bear is mostly protected water which makes it quite calm and scenic fishing. Halibut were also around.
Feb 24, 2021
Fishing Forecast 2021 Ucluelet BC2021 Fishing forecast for Ucluelet BC is good again. We looking for good Chinook and Coho returns and good halibut fishing throughout the summer.
Aug 20, 2020
Fishing Report August 19, 2020 Ucluelet BCFishing Report for Ucluelet BC. Chinook salmon fishing has been great in close to shore and the next few weeks should continue this way. Halibut fishing has been mostly good at Big Bank though the black cod interrupted things for a while.
Jul 31, 2020
Fishing Report July 31, 2020 Ucluelet BCThe fishing has relatively good the past couple weeks on Big Bank and a few other areas on and off. Halibut, Chinook and Coho are being caught.
Jul 8, 2020
Fishing Report July 7, 2020 Ucluelet BCThe halibut fishing has been good this past couple weeks and the coho are starting to show up on South Bank. This is your time to go fishing!
Jun 19, 2020
Fishing Report June 19, 2020 Ucluelet BCFishing has been picking up as we move into our prime season for Chinook, Coho. and halibut. Its time to get out for some reel screaming action!
Jun 9, 2020
Fishing Report June 9, 2020 Ucluelet, Vancouver Island BCThe Chinook salmon have been a good average size this past week as we just start out our season. We have also caught some real screamers and of course there are always a few that get away. Time to get on the water!
Apr 17, 2020
Fishing Report April 17, 2020 Ucluelet BC CanadaFishing the past few weeks has been exceptional. There have not been many boats on the water for obvious reasons and it has been perfect for getting fast action and some nice spring meat.
Sep 30, 2019
2019 Fishing Recap Ucluelet BCFishing Recap in Ucluelet BC for the 2019 season. Lots of Chinook, Coho and Halibut were caught. Check out the photos and all the happy faces!
Sep 7, 2019
Fishing Report September 7, 2019 Ucluelet BCFishing Report depicting the past few weeks of hot Chinook fishing in close to shore and good halibut fishing offshore.
Aug 15, 2019
Fishing Report August 15, 2019 Ucluelet BCFishing has been off the charts incredible the past couple weeks. Its time to come out and catch some large Chinook salmon going past us right now.
Aug 7, 2019
Fishing Report August 6, 2019 Ucluelet BCThe fish are chomping at Big Bank and the inshore fishing is heating up. We have about another month of good fishing left. Check out the latest photos and fishing report.
Jul 23, 2019
Fishiing Report for Ucluelet BC July 23, 2019Fishing has been off the charts the past few days and Big Bank and good in close to shore as well. Its the time of year to get out on the water!
Jul 17, 2019
Fishing Report - Ucluelet, July 17th, 2019The offshore restriction for Chinook was lifted July 15th and the fishing didn’t disappoint. Fishing has been all around good with some really good bits mixed in!
Jul 11, 2019
Fishing Report - Ucluelet, July 11th, 2019We are getting Chinook, Coho, and Halibut and lots of good weather with the exception of a couple of days. The average Chinook size is bigger than normal making for some screaming action.
Jul 3, 2019
Fishing Report - Ucluelet, July 3rd 2019Fishing has picked up considerably since mid June. Our prediction of there being two to three times are many coho this season is starting to seem bang on!
Jun 5, 2019
Fishing Report - Ucluelet, June 2nd 2019The Sun is out and the fish are on! We've had a great start to the 2019 season in Barkley Sound. Halibut fishing has been unseasonably successful!
May 14, 2019
2019 Fishing Forecast for Ucluelet BCWe should have 2-3 times as many Coho this summer. We are supposed to have the best Chinook run in 20 years to Barkley Sound. We also cover the new regulations for 2019.
Sep 29, 2018
2018 Fishing Recap April to SeptemberSummary of the 2018 fishing season with Salmon Eye Charters. Includes photos starting in April going through until September. We started doing a few trips in April and early May and then were busy late May to mid-September. Take a look at the photos!
Sep 18, 2018
Fishing Report: Ucluelet, BC. September 2018Our September fishing was better than expected for Chinook, Coho and Halibut. The fall returning Chinook (Kings) were close to the shore and most days saw fast action. We had a few days ...
Aug 29, 2018
Fishing Report: Ucluelet, B.C. Aug 29, 2018Chomp chomp! The rocks are packed with hungry salmon. Wya Point is at the center of the action producing days of 10-20 chinooks from 10-25lbs. For those who want to fish the flat water the Sound is seeing chinooks being caught in volume from Cree Island all the way back to Pill point.
Aug 22, 2018
Fishing Report: Ucluelet, B.C. Aug 22, 2018Great week for salmon fishing! Big Banks was on fire with lots of Chinook and Coho salmon. Halibut was also good on outter banks.
Aug 15, 2018
Fishing Report: Ucluelet, B.C. Aug 15, 2018Fishing has been great for both halibut and salmon. Great weather and fishing in the Outer Banks has been fairly consistent.
Aug 8, 2018
Fishing Report August 8, 2018 Ucluelet BCFishing has been good at a few spots for salmon and halibut. Both Big Bank and Outside lighthouse bank have been producing.
Jul 21, 2018
Fishing Report July 21, 2018 Ucluelet BCWe have had a bit of wind the past week but there have still been some decent fishing days in Barkley Sound and other protected areas. We also had some good days on live squid again. The weather just started coming down so things are getting better. Check out this report for more!
Jul 11, 2018
Fishing Report July 11, 2018 Ucluelet BCFishing has been fairly good this past 10 days and we are having some fun catching Chinook salmon on live squid. The halibut fishing has also been good on days we have been able to get off shore.
Jul 1, 2018
Fishing Report July 1, 2018 Ucluelet BCFishing is good for both Chinook salmon and halibut. The best halibut fishing is 20 miles offshore right now and Chinook fishing is best in close to shore. Some nice sized Chinook are starting to roll through.
Jun 21, 2018
Fishing Report June 21, 2018 Ucluelet BCThe fishing has been very consistent and our guests are having a ton of fun with good fishing and good weather! All of our trips have been producing well both in the morning and afternoon. Check out the latest pictures of salmon and halibut.
Jun 13, 2018
Fishing Report June 13, 2018 Ucluelet BCHere is the last fishing report along with photos. The fishing is extremely good right now so do what you can to get on the water now! This may be the best time of year for this summer as we expect a very good late June/early July fishery.
May 28, 2018
Fishing Report Ucluelet BC May 29, 2018Fishing report for May 29, 2018. We have been averaging decent size Chinook. Fishing isn't fast but that is expected this time of year. Bites seems to be coming about 1 per hour for salmon and we are also getting halibut.
May 17, 2018
Fishing Report May 17, 2018 Ucluelet BC CanadaFishing Report for Salmon Eye Charters Ucluelet BC May 17, 2018. The fish have started to come in good numbers and we expect the good fishing to continue for both salmon and halibut.
May 3, 2018
Fishing Report: Ucluelet, B.C. May 2, 2018Fishing has been fairly normal for the early season with some faster bites on some days and slower on others. The larger salmon...
Oct 18, 2017
Fishing Recap 2017We started fishing in March and ended late September this year. Next year we plan to start fishing April 1 and end again in late September. March and April and were...