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Our freshwater guided Salmon fishing trips are available from July 15 to November 30 in the Fraser River Valley and Vancouver BC. Join us for our 21st season of guiding and Expect to catch fish!
The abundance of Salmon and scenic beauty in the Fraser River Valley and Vancouver, British Columbia makes this your premier destination for amazing Salmon fishing! You will experience the legendary action here on our guided Salmon fishing charters & packages that include everything you’ll need like high end tackle and licensed insured professional guides that have lived and fished here for decades.
Read our 2017 Salmon Forecast article for some great NEWS!
Fraser River Guided Salmon Fishing for 2017
Hilights for 2017: Huge Pink Salmon run in September, huge Chum Salmon run October-November. These are filling FAST! Read our 2017 Salmon Forecast article for the good news!
There’s lots of great Salmon fishing action on the big Fraser river in the Chilliwack, Mission & Harrison river area just 60 minutes east of Vancouver BC! We depart from Mission mostly but sometimes Kilby(on the Harrison). All Fraser River Valley Salmon charters require our custom 20 – 22 foot jet boats to access prime locations along the numerous gravel bars and river mouths. We supply all top end tackle and can clean/bag your catch.
Yes we provide multi day Fraser River packages with lodging!
Pink Salmon Fishing is in odd # years only
Fraser River Pinks are available in September 2017. Book soon because they sell out months in advance.
The Fraser river is well known for having massive returns of Pink Salmon. They return every odd numbered year only. Pink salmon are also really easy to catch whether you’re fly fishing or flippin jigs. Pinks aren’t big in size but certainly big on fun. When the Fraser river Pink salmon arrive in very late August it triggers perhaps the best Sturgeon fishing you will ever experience! It’s an all out feeding frenzy. Fraser River Pink salmon run from very late August to very late September. Squamish river Pinks run from July 20 to early September.
Chinook Salmon Fishing on the Fraser River
Available late August to early October
Fraser Chinook Salmon are the biggest salmon you can catch here and the best eating too! We exclusively bar fish for them on the best gravel bars in the Chilliwack – Mission area. Our salmon guides team has the upper hand here with our combined experience and commitment to detail. Chinooks average about 20 lbs here but often reach weights well over 40 or 50 lbs.
Fraser River Chum Salmon & Coho Salmon
These 2 salmons are also easily available in October to early November on the Fraser River gravel bars. 2017 is predicted to be another very strong return of Chum Salmon to the Fraser River Valley. This also triggers out of this world Sturgeon fishing for the BIG ones! Book soon for your best chance at prime dates.
Fraser River Salmon charter rates(jetboat trips)
For fishing on the Fraser, Harrison, Stave, Vedder mouth
6 hour charter: $560 for 1-2 people, add $60 for each additional person
8 hour charter: $725 for 1-2 people, add $60 for each additional person
10 hour charter: $885 for 1-2 people, add $60 for each additional person
Maximum 4 ppl per boat. We provide all fishing tackle and clean/bag your catch. Trips depart from Mission or Kilby Park on the Harrison river. Tax, license fees or gratuities not included.
Harrison River Guided Salmon Fishing
Harrison River Salmon Fishing available October to late November. 2017 Chum Salmon run will be epic like 2016’s record return! Read 2017 Salmon Forecast.
Rates for Harrison River trips:
Same as Fraser River trips(just above).
Squamish River Guided Salmon Fishing
Hilights for 2017: Massive Pink Salmon run from mid July to late August!
The Squamish River is 50 minutes North of Vancouver. Our Squamish River guided Pink Salmon fishing trips are Fly Fishing only. It’s so easy that even beginners catch tons of fish! Catches of 100 fish per angler happened on several occasions in 2015! Large numbers of aggressive ocean fresh Chum Salmon invade the river starting in early October right thru until late November. The scenery here is out of this world. The glacial fed river is surrounded by snow capped 7,500 ft peaks. Bald Eagles are a common sight as are Black Bears.
Rates for Squamish River Salmon trips:
With Vancouver pickup: 1 person = $475, 2 ppl = $600 (includes 8 hrs fishing, hotel pickup, organic lunch & all fishing gear/waders)
Want to stay several days right by the river? Fill in the form below and ask for a quote.
*Tax, license and gratuities not included. For 10 hr days add $75.
About us and our Salmon Fishing Guides team
Licensed Salmon Guides since 1996
The Silversides team of licensed and insured Salmon fishing guides are very experienced and confident in our field. We consistently receive 5 Star ratings from our clients thru Tripadvisor! Our 5 guides have spent their lives fishing here, building up a wealth of knowledge that is beyond normal. We’re also obsessed with making sure you hook a lot of Salmon. Therefore we work as a team to bring you top notch results! Our Salmon fishing guides are also very friendly and easy to be with.
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