Salmon species in the Nanaimo area waters run from early spring to year end. The best months for catching them are April through September . If hiring a professional Captain or fishing in your own boat, be sure to obtain your saltwater fishing license. Also be sure to purchase a Salmon tag. Record your catch on the license in the area provided.
The recreational way to catch Salmon is trolling for them. We supply all fishing gear for the guests. Early booking ensures the best dates for catching Salmon.
Source: Watershed Watch Salmon Society
Salmon in B.C. Face Serious Issues For Survival
Are you curious about what is done to protect our Salmon fish species? Find answers and learn what the Watershed Watch Salmon Society are doing. They are a good advocate for the Salmon fish species in trouble.
Through-out the province of British Columbia, wild Salmon struggle to overcome infection and disease and parasite’s. People and nature are responsible for the management in Salmon stocks. Over-fishing by commercial vessels, and the growth in recreational fishing, are part of the reasons some salmon runs have declined.
Watershed watch are doing a good work to bring us the facts. Disasters in our oceans and pollution in our waters, all have damaged and hurt the Salmon runs.
Watershed watch communicate with the officials. They open dialogue to create or find solutions to protecting the existing salmon. Farm fishing sounds like a potential disaster for all wild salmon stocks. The scientists say farmed fishing is spreading diseases which infects our main food fish species.
BOOK NOW PRIME FISHING DATES AVAILABLE. EQUIPPED FOR UP TO 10 GUESTS. COME & ENJOY THIS AWESOME OCEAN EXPERIENCE.
4 HOUR SALMON TROLLING SPECIAL $550.00
APRIL 1ST TO 30TH 2019
- FOR UP TO 4 GUESTS.
- INCLUDES 4 CRAB TRAPS !
- WE CLEAN & BAG THE CATCH.
- PUT THEM ON ICE FOR YOUR TRIP HOME.
WHAT TO BRING:
- WARMER CLOTHING, RAIN GEAR,
- LARGER COOLER, CAMERA, FOOD SNACKS, DRINKS.
- ICE SOLD AT THE NANAIMO MARINE STORE.
- YOUR NEW TIDAL WATER FISHING LICENSE & SALMON TAG.
PUBLIC PARKING: LOTS OF PARKING AT THE MARINA FOR $3.00 / 6 HOURS.
WE MEET AT STONE’S MARINA 1690 STEWART AVE. NANAIMO B.C.
1/2 block south of the BC ferry terminal Departure Bay, in front of the Carlos O’Brians pub & restaurant.