Campbell River: Rowing the Tyee Pool

  

Overview

Since 1942, the World Famous Tyee Pool in Campbell River has attracted anglers from around the world. Try to join the “Tyee Club the only way you can, by hopping in a rowboat with an expert, local guide to try to hook and land a Tyee – a Chinook Salmon over 30 lbs.

 

AT A GLANCE

REGION:Vancouver Island
SUB REGION: East Vancouver Island
SPECIES:Salmon
SEASONS:Summer, Fall
CONDITIONS:Close to shore yet exposed to tidal action and wind chop – caution and attention to weather and tide is necessary. Weather varies by season and is typical for the Pacific Northwest.
ACCESSIBILITY:Approximately 3 ½ hours north of Victoria on Highway 19. Also daily flights from Vancouver International Airport.
LENGTH:Half Day, Full Day
GUIDED:Certified Tidal Angling Guide
COST: $$
SERVICES:Services and amenities typical of a small, North American town. Angling is a major local activity, so fishing gear and services are plentiful.
EXPERIENCES:Wildlife viewing is popular, especially for Orcas, eagles and bears. Snorkel tours down the Campbell River to view spawning salmon are popular. World class golf courses.

WEATHER AND MARINE FORECAST

WEATHER
WEATHER

Tue, Oct 16

6°C

 

Wed, Oct 17

18°C

 

Thu, Oct 18

17°C

 

Fri, Oct 19

15°C

 

Sat, Oct 20

14°C

LUNAR
Wind

Wind southeast 5 to 15 knots except east 20 near the mouth of Juan de Fuca Strait.

Tides

High: 07:28

Low: 12:32

High: 18:08

Low: 01:28

*No guarantees about the correctness of this tidal data.

  

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