Canadian Sport Fishing Limits

How many fish can I catch?

Sport Fishing limits are determined by the Department of Fisheries and Oceans. Essentially they are as follows:

Chinook
2 per day / 4 total (after mid-July Chinook fishing moves offshore to deeper waters)
Coho
4 per day / 8 total combined. Maximum of 4 salmon per day / 8 total for trip.
Halibut
1 per day, 2 in possession for trip (some size restrictions apply)
Ling cod
3 per day / 6 total
Rockfish
3 per day / 6 total

Catch Lots of Fish at Walters Cove Resort in Kyuquot BC

Canadian Sport Fishing Licenses

An important note about fishing licenses

As of April 1st, 2015, Department of Fisheries and Oceans will only distribute fishing licenses online. Unfortunately we can no longer distribute licenses at the resort. Please click here and purchase your fishing license prior to arrival.