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Oak Bay: Salmon and Halibut

  

Overview

Bed & Breakfast. Salmon & Halibut. Oak Bay is an English-flavoured Village just a short drive from Victoria, and a short boat ride to some spectacular fishing. Take a boat from Oak Bay Marina to fish for Salmon and Halibut off the southeast tip of Vancouver Island, in full view of the beautiful, windswept shoreline nearby and Mount Baker in the distance the first volcano in the Pacific Rim of Fire

AT A GLANCE

REGION:Vancouver Island
SUB REGION: South Vancouver Island
SPECIES:Salmon, Fin Fish
SEASONS:Spring, Summer, Fall
CONDITIONS:Open ocean. Strong tidal action can combine with winds to form short chop or confused seas at times. Weather varies by season and is typical for the Pacific Northwest.
ACCESSIBILITY:Suburb directly adjacent to Victoria. Victoria is easily accessible by drive-on ferry (including bus). The most direct ferry route from Vancouver is Tsawwassen – Swartz Bay, taking approximately 3 hours including driving. Also flights from Vancouver.
LENGTH:Half Day, Full Day
GUIDED:Self-Guided, Certified Tidal Angling Guide
COST: $$
TOURISM: Oak Bay Tourism  
SERVICES:Services and amenities typical of a small, North American city.
EXPERIENCES:Boating is very popular, and marine wildlife viewing including plentiful Orcas, plus Sea Lions and Seals.

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT
STRONG WIND WARNING IN EFFECT
GALE WARNING IN EFFECT

  

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