Sunshine Coast: Salmon and Scenery

  

Overview

Relaxation guaranteed. Only accessible by ferry or float plane, the Sunshine Coast is a popular tourist destination with B.C. locals, especially in summer months. Here you can spend a lazy day (or more) fishing for Salmon on the calm, protected waters of the Georgia Strait, located between the mainland and Vancouver Island.

AT A GLANCE

REGION:Vancouver, Coast and Mountains
SUB REGION: Sunshine Coast
SPECIES:Salmon, Shellfish
SEASONS:Spring, Summer, Fall
CONDITIONS:Protected from the open ocean. Weather varies by season and is typical for the Pacific Northwest.
ACCESSIBILITY:Approximately 2 hours from Vancouver, including 40 minute ferry ride from Horseshoe Bay. Also flights from Vancouver or Victoria.
LENGTH:Full Day
GUIDED:Certified Tidal Angling Guide
COST: $$
SERVICES:Services and amenities are typical of a small, North American town.
EXPERIENCES:Pleasure boating. Kayaking. Wildlife viewing including Orcas (Killer Whales) and bears. Beach vacations on the Sunshine Coast are very popular with locals in the summer months.

WEATHER AND MARINE FORECAST

WEATHER
WEATHER

Tue, Oct 16

3°C

 

Wed, Oct 17

18°C

 

Thu, Oct 18

16°C

 

Fri, Oct 19

15°C

 

Sat, Oct 20

16°C

LUNAR
Wind

Wind southerly inflow 5 to 15 knots becoming northerly outflow 5 to 15 late this evening then increasing to northerly outflow 15 to 20 late overnight.

Tides

Low: 05:12

High: 13:28

Low: 20:08

High: 21:52

*No guarantees about the correctness of this tidal data.

  

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