Surrounded by mountains. Surrounded by Salmon. Experience calm waters and exciting fishing, in view of some of the world’s most beautiful scenery. Port Alberni is in a direct path of many Salmon as they return to their spawning rivers, and catching more than a dozen in a day is a common occurrence. Fish for Chinook, Sockeye and Coho while your Prawn traps soak and await your return.
|SUB REGION: West Vancouver Island|
|CONDITIONS:Sheltered from the open ocean at the mouth of Port Alberni Inlet. Weather varies by season and is typical for the Pacific Northwest.|
|ACCESSIBILITY:1 hour north of Nanaimo via Highway 4 (Pacific Rim Highway)|
|LENGTH:Half Day, Full Day, Multi Day|
|GUIDED:Self-Guided, Certified Tidal Angling Guide|
|SERVICES:Services and amenities typical of a small, rural North American city.|
|EXPERIENCES:Hiking and wildlife viewing are popular, especially in Cathedral Grove Park. Small communities feature local art.|
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.