According to long-time Ucluelet harbourmaster Pat O’Reilly, “Ucluelet harbour really established itself in the late 1800s and early 1900s as a place for hand trollers targeting salmon and small halibut boats to offload their catch. There maybe have been about… Read More »History of Commercial fishing in Ucluelet BC
2022 was a special year for fishing in Ucluelet. There was an abundance of Chinook salmon in close to shore. The Red Can had some incredible bites that spanned May to July. Yes the Red Can. And area between the… Read More »2022 was a special year for Chinook salmon fishing
When it comes to fishing the west coast of Vancouver Island, none know it better than the guides in Ucluelet. Don’t believe it? Learn about the history of fishing in Ucluelet and see for yourself! The small town’s history as… Read More »The History of Fishing in Ucluelet
The West Coast of Vancouver Island is a paradise for fishermen, whether as a safe harbour for commercial boats, or a fun destination for recreational fishing. Saltwater fishing is the name of the game, whether inshore or offshore. While salmon… Read More »Types of Fish to Catch in Ucluelet
If you’re thinking about coming out to fish in Ucluelet for 2018, past seasons can be a good indicator for what to expect and when to come. Charters like www.salmoneye.net/site/fishing-with-us/fishing-reports.html are great resources for fishing reports from the entire year, and… Read More »Fishing Report for the 2017 Season in Ucluelet, B.C.