BOTTOM GROUND FISHING IS CLOSED UNTIL MAY 1ST 2019
As of October 1- 2017, fishing for Lingcod, Rockfish, ground fish in BC, AREA 17 & 29 all coastal tidal waters closed. May 1st, 2019 should open for ground fish. Always check the DFO regulations website.
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.