Area Faqs

Things To Know

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Is Chinook Salmon fishing better than Tofino, Port Alberni & Campbell River?

In fact people from Tofino fish off the shores of Ucluelet. The Chinook salmon fishing in Port Alberni and Campbell River is less productive than Ucluelet.
Charter Boats & Guides catch bigger Chinook Salmon in Ucluelet than any other community on Vancouver Island, BC. Canada

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Can You Catch Halibut In Ucluelet

Yes You Can!
Unlike Port Alberni and Campbell River – Halibut fishing and catching is a daily occurrence off the shores of Ucluelet

Is the Chinook (King) Salmon fishing really better than Alaska?

Yes, not only is the Chinook Salmon fishing better than Alaska but it is half the cost.
1.The Columbia & Fraser Rivers suppor Ucluelet area with over 900,000 returning Chinook Salmon each year. 2011 Numbers.
2. Feed is the reasons Ucluelet attracts so many Chinook Salmon. Directly out front of Ucluelet, there are a few major banks that hold bait fish, including herring, krill, pilchards, anchovies and squid. Chinook Salmon won’t stop once on their migration unless there is food to attract them.
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How long a drive to Wickaninnish – Long Beach, Ucluelet?

Yes. Long Beach is just a ten minute drive to Wickaninnish Beach – Long Beach the gateway to the Pacific Rim National Park Reserve.
Photo: World Famous Wickaninnish Beach – Long Beach, Ucluelet, BC. Canada
**Did you know the original Wickaninnish Inn was located in this building on Wickaninnish Beach- Long Beach – Ucluelet, BC. Canada

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Get Your Fishing Licence Online!

Ucluelet does have vendors that sell Saltwater Fishing Licence, with limited hours of operation.
Get your Saltwater Fishing Licence online from the comforts of your home computer or on your IPhone. Giving you more time to drink beer at camp.

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Care of your most precious cargo – Your Fish!

Whether you want us to Vacuum Seal and Flash freeze your big catch, or if you want to buy quality fresh locally caught seafood, Fishfull Thinking is here to serve with flexible hours, the best food, and everything you need to enjoy your Fishing adventure on the West Coast!

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