Make the most out of your trip to Tofino and take advantage of all that Clayoquot Sound has to offer in one trip.

Our Coastal Marine Adventure Tours are perfect for families and those looking for a complete marine experience while on the west coast in beautiful Tofino, BC.

Enjoy a personalized and private introductory fishing charter focused on providing your group an interactive experience with Tofino’s coastal marine species and habitats. Witness nesting Bald Eagles, Sea Otters in the Kelp, Grey whales migrating along the coast and black bears that feed amongst the intertidal zones. Do all this on top of learning how we troll for Salmon and jig for bottom fish, then check the traps for Dungeness Crabs and Prawns. We can also break up the day with a shore lunch at Hot Springs Cove.

The basics of Saltwater Fishing are explained and experienced on this fun and enjoyable charter, where catch and release fishing is not mandatory for all species, but fully supported by our guide team.

This protected water experience avoids issues with motion sickness, and is catered to your comfort levels and heightened interests. Whether your passion is the great opportunities for photography, local history, or getting up close to Tofino’s marine inhabitants, this private tour will help create amazing memories that will last a lifetime.

We can combine any of the following activities to ensure you get a chance to experience all this beautiful coastline has to offer!

  • checkFishing (salmon, halibut, lingcod, rockfish)
  • checkSet and pull crab and prawn traps upon request
  • checkWhale Watching
  • checkBear Watching
  • checkHot Springs Cove Visits
  • checkWildlife Viewing (sea otters, eagles, sea lions)

Rates and trip times vary from 5-10 hours in length and are based on your desired activities while on the water. We have to pick which ones you’d like to cover on our half day trips while full day trips give us the chance to do it all! It’s best to contact us, let us know your interests, and we can plan your ultimate marine adventure together!


Hourly Rates

Extend your trip times to reduce your hourly rate!

# People 5 Hours 6 Hours 8 Hours 10 Hours
1-3 $150 $145 $140 $135
4 $155 $150 $145 $140
5 $165 $160 $155 $150

Trip Rates

Call us for shoulder season rates and in-season season specials!

# People 5 Hours(PM Dept. Only) 6 Hours(AM or PM Dept.) 8 Hours(AM Dept.) 10 Hours(AM Dept.)
1-3 $750 $870 $1,120 $1,350
4 $775 $900 $1,160 $1,400
5 $825 $960 $1,240 $1,500
  • 5% GST, Fuel Surcharges and Optional Gratuities are not included in above rates
  • $10/ per person salmon enhancement fee not included
  • Children 12 and under fish free when accompanied by an adult (up to 5 people total)
  • Prices are in CAD dollars

Since 1996, Clayoquot Ventures has hosted over 40,000 guests to safe and memorable sport fishing experiences in the Tofino, Ucluelet and Vancouver Island area. Whether you’re an experienced angler, or its your first time on a boat, our mission is the same; to give our guests the best west coast sport fishing experience possible. Consistently strong fishing for Chinook Salmon, Coho Salmon and Halibut combined with our top quality personal service, well maintained fishing vessels and our commitment to meeting our guests’ expectations are why we are…

Tofino and Vancouver Island’s most recommended full service fishing outfitter for over 20 years!

Give us a call at (250) 725-2700 or (888) 5-FISHBC

Our guided fishing trips are designed so that you catch fish with the optimal amount of time on the water. We provide high quality fishing gear and safe, reliable offshore boats to get you on the water and back to Tofino, in comfort. Join us and find out why we’ve been Tofino's Most Recommended Fishing Outfitter since 1996.