Just here for the fishing. The west coast of Vancouver Island is famous for the resort (and surfing) town of Tofino. But for a change of pace, and to avoid the crowds, book a trip to a fishing lodge, a do-it-yourself cabin or one of a few small motels near the small town of Bamfield.
|SUB REGION: Greater Vancouver West Vancouver Island|
|CONDITIONS:Open ocean, plus protected waters in the inlet and sound. Weather varies by season, and is typical for the Pacific Northwest.|
|ACCESSIBILITY:Water taxi and logging road from Port Alberni, approximately 3 hours from Victoria on Highway 1 (Trans Canada Highway). Charter flights available through lodges.|
|GUIDED:Certified Tidal Angling Guide|
|TOURISM: Bamfield Chamber of Commerce|
|SERVICES:Services and amenities as provided by lodge. Within Bamfield, typical of a small, rural North American town.|
|EXPERIENCES:Kayaking and wildlife viewing including Whales, Orcas and Bears. Bamfield is a popular starting point for the famous West Coast Trail.|
GALE WARNING IN EFFECT
Tue, Dec 10
Wed, Dec 11
Thu, Dec 12
Fri, Dec 13
Sat, Dec 14
Current Moon Phase
Wind southeast 5 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 15 to 25 early this morning then diminishing to southeast 10 to 15 late this evening.
*No guarantees about the correctness of this tidal data.