Fishing Report - The Harbour Chandler

Fishing Report

Fish & Chips Season

Fish & Chips Season

Posted by Steve Vavrik on 2022 May 19th

 After a blustery and cold spring it looks like decent weather for fishing is on the way. Halibut fishing on the West Coast of the Island has been picking up. Sooke, Ucluelet and Tofino fishermen … read more
Cold Water Hot Trout Fishing

Cold Water Hot Trout Fishing

Posted by Steve Vavrik on 2022 May 12th

 Trout fishing is heating up around the Island. While the weather and the water may be cold the fishing is good. In fact our cold spring and slow snow melt is keeping the local lake waters cold a … read more
Spring Ling

Spring Ling

Posted by Steve Vavrik on 2022 May 5th

The spring Lingcod season has been off to a good start with excellent catches being reported. Lingcod populations have definitely been strong the last few years and that trend seems to be continu … read more
Rock Cod & Ling Cod Opens Soon!

Rock Cod & Ling Cod Opens Soon!

Posted by Steve Vavrik on 2022 Apr 28th

May 1st is opening day for Ling cod and Rock Cod (Rock Fish). Lingcod fishing has been great in Georgia Straight for the last few years, and it should continue to be this year.Best lures for Ling are … read more
A Prawn  In The Hand Is Better than Two In the Chuck

A Prawn In The Hand Is Better than Two In the Chuck

Posted by Steve Vavrik on 2022 Apr 21st

Prawning on both sides of the Island continues to be good. The average size is still larger than normal. The commercial season is not too far away, so get out there while you can.Salmon fishing is sti … read more
Prawns and Halibut Time!

Prawns and Halibut Time!

Posted by Steve Vavrik on 2022 Apr 14th

With the weather for the last week I don't have very many reports from local fishermen. Between the wind, snow and hail not too many people have ventured out. If you have been out I'm always looking f … read more