Campbell River: Tyee Salmon Fishing

  

Overview

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”.

AT A GLANCE

REGION:Vancouver Island
SUB REGION: East Vancouver Island
SPECIES:Salmon
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
COST: $$
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.

WEATHER AND MARINE FORECAST

WEATHER
WEATHER

Sun, May 19

15°C

 

Mon, May 20

13°C

 

Tue, May 21

15°C

 

Wed, May 22

16°C

 

Thu, May 23

15°C

LUNAR

Current Moon Phase


Full Moon
Full Moon
Wind

Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light near midnight then increasing to southeast 10 to 20 overnight.

Tides

Low: 07:49

High: 14:21

Low: 19:49

High: 01:41

*No guarantees about the correctness of this tidal data.

  
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