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Fishing Calendar & Limits



  • Chinook average 15 to 25 lbs.
  • Halibut average (largest Halibut able to keep now is approx. 45 lbs.)
  • Fishing is good in-shore as well as off-shore.


  • Fishing offshore continues to be great with Chinook averaging 20 to 30 lbs. and some reaching into 40-pound range.
  • Coho and pinks runs continue building and by mid July there should be plenty of trophy sized in the mix.
  • Halibut continues to be great all month.


  • The season’s largest Chinook are caught in August ranging from 25 pound to 60 lbs.
  • The large Northern coho move into the area.
  • Halibut continues to be great all month.
  • Albacore Tuna arrive mid August.


  • Large Chinooks can still be caught in the beginning of September.
  • The Northern coho are still around.
  • Halibut continues to be great all month.
  • Coho start heading into the local rivers of Kyuquot Sound by mid September.
  • Albacore Tuna is at its best in early – mid September.


  • River fly fishing is at its best.
  • Coho are in all of the rivers.
  • Chum salmon are in the estuaries, and lower reaches of the rivers.
  • Chinook are holding in deep pools.

Fish Limits – Per Person

4 Salmon per day (2 can be chinook)

8 Salmon total possession  (4 can be chinook)

1 Halibut per day
– 2 in possession  (one can be approx. 45lbs or less and one can be approx. 15lbs or less)

2 Lingcod per day
– 4 in possession

Albacore Tuna – legal limits are 20 per day, but realistically 4-6 per guest is plenty.