Visit the “Salmon Capital of the World. Every year, millions of salmon migrate past Campbell River on their way to their spawning grounds. The largest species, Chinook, return to the area in large numbers and are pursued by those keen to land one over 30lbs – which are known as Tyee – to become a member of the legendary, world-famous “Tyee Club”.
|SUB REGION: East Vancouver Island|
|SEASONS:Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter|
|CONDITIONS:Georgia Strait and inside waters are protected from the open ocean. Weather varies by season and is typical for the Pacific Northwest.|
|ACCESSIBILITY:Approximately 1 ½ hours north of Nanaimo and 3 hours north of Victoria via Highway 19. Also by floatplane, or other flights to Campbell River Airport.|
|LENGTH:Half Day, Full Day|
|GUIDED:Certified Tidal Angling Guide|
|TOURISM: Campbell River Tourism|
|SERVICES:A very popular destination for sport fishing. Services and amenities include food, lodging, guided charters and equipment.|
|EXPERIENCES:Kayaking, boating, rainforest hiking, provincial parks and wildlife watching including Orcas (Killer Whales) and Grizzly Bear.|
GALE WARNING IN EFFECT
Fri, Feb 15
Sat, Feb 16
Sun, Feb 17
Mon, Feb 18
Tue, Feb 19
Wind south 15 knots except northwest 20 to 25 offshore.
*No guarantees about the correctness of this tidal data.