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

STRONG WIND WARNING IN EFFECT

WEATHER
WEATHER

Sun, May 19

21°C

 

Mon, May 20

14°C

 

Tue, May 21

18°C

 

Wed, May 22

21°C

 

Thu, May 23

19°C

LUNAR

Current Moon Phase


Full Moon
Full Moon
Wind

Wind northerly outflow 15 to 25 knots diminishing to southerly inflow 10 to 15 near noon except southwesterly inflow 20 over northern sections.

Tides

High: 05:57

Low: 12:53

High: 20:13

Low: 01:41

*No guarantees about the correctness of this tidal data.

  
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