Wicked Salmon Sportsfishing



    Vancouver Island North, BC, Canada






    Fly fishing?

    Unguided option?     

    Travel destination:     

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    Bountiful wildlife and panoramic views of the Pacific await...Just ten kilometres from the quaint seaside town of Port Hardy, B.C., Bear Cove Cottages offers immaculate cottage accommodations,in a pristine wilderness setting bordered with mature cedar. Comfortable and modern, each cottage contains a kitchen, romantic gas fireplace, jacuzzi bath and a unique, vast view of Hardy Bay.

    Boasting some of the world's best Salmon and Halibut charter fishing grounds, Bear Cove Cottages is proud to offer one of the area's top guides, Wade Dayley, as captain of your dream Vancouver Island fishing getaway. Port Hardy, B.C. not only has accessibility to some of British Columbia's best salmon and halibut charter fishing, but also offers all of the amenities you need while staying at Bear Cove Cottages.

    Bear Cove Cottages are the perfect accommodations and a convenient "home away from home" base for your family whether you are here to hike magnificent Cape Scott Provincial Park or partaking in the world class charter fishing that Vancouver Island has to offer.

    Port Hardy, B.C, on Northern Vancouver Island offers some of the world's best and richest sports fishing for both Salmon and Halibut. Sport Fishing Port Hardy is an experience of a lifetime!

    What Do We Fish For?

    June 1 to August 31
    • Halibut
    • Ling Cod
    • Rockfish (Yellow Eye, Red Snapper)
    • Chinook (King) Salmon
    • Coho (Silver) Salmon
    • Chum (Dog) Salmon
    • Pink (Humpback) Salmon


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    4 nights / 3 days fishing
    Double occupancy
    4 nights / 3 days fishing
    Triple occupancy
    3 nights / 2 days fishing
    Double occupancy
    3 nights / 2 days fishing
    Triple occupancy

    Unless otherwise stated, prices do not include taxes, gratuities, or fishing license/stamp.

    This lodge charges in CA$.    

    Our fishing packages include commercial processing by HARDY BUOY'S SMOKED FISH INC which includes packaging and freezing. Your catch is returned to you boxed and ready for transport on your departure.

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    What's included?

    How many hours of guided fishing?

    8 hours/day minimum

    Return transportation:      

    Equipment / gear / tackle / bait:

    Fish processing:     

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    Each of our self-contained cottages offers stunning views of Hardy Bay. The spacious deck surrounding every unit offers a great place to enjoy your morning coffee or celebratory libations.

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    Average travel time to fishing grounds:

    1 hour max.

    Other Activities Available

    Whale watching & nature tours, kayaking, grizzly bear viewing in knight inlet, sailing charters in sointula, hiking and beachcombing trips on the west coast.


    The fully functional kitchenette enables guests to prepare meals the way they enjoy them, in the comfort of their own cottage. Also available are barbeques to grill up the day's catch.



    25 ft. or 27 ft. Grady Whites. Maximum 3 guests per boat.


    Heated cabin:

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    Deposit required: 50%

    Balance due: upon arrival.

    If you need to cancel or change your booking 60 days notice is required. In the event of short notice, your deposit with be held unless we can re-book your dates. If you plan to return at on different date, we will put your deposit towards your next trip.

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    All-inclusive lodges include:
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    • boats and fuel
    • guiding
    • all meals
    • fish processing (unless fishing is catch-and-release only, this is not applicable)
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