Reel Time Fishing Charters offers a range of affordable trip options, a captain with more than 2 decades on the water, a vessel equipped with the highest quality gear that provides a safe, and stable fishing platform, and easy moorage and parking nearby.
Reel Time Fishing Charters gives all who step aboard the chance at the ultimate fishing adventure. Captain Turk’s friendly personality, extensive experience and love and enjoyment of guiding are just some of the reasons that his clients return year after year.
You will be fishing aboard a 26 ft Hourston cuddy cabin. Completely restored in 2014, she has ample room for 4 guests, has an enclosed toilet and is powered by a cleaning burning 250 HP Suzuki. The captain and the boat are Transport Canada certified and approved. To help you confidently land that catch of a lifetime, the boat is also equipped with GPS, fishfinder, Scotty high speed downriggers and professional easy to use fishing gear.
When it comes to the fishing, the primary target is Chinook (King) Salmon. The Georgia Strait is famous for its migration of Columbian and Fraser River fish and April-May sees some of the best fishing in the Pacific Northwest. In addition to these fish, you can expect to catch tasty Lingcod. Crabbing and prawning are also available options.
To accommodate the diverse needs and wishes of today’s angler, Reel Time Fishing Charters offers three distinct fishing packages:
Bronze trips: The Bronze Package fishes the local waters of Nanaimo and is a great option for shorter trips when the salmon are in close to the picturesque shores and islands of Nanaimo.
Silver Trips: The Silver Package offers the angler greater off-shore fishing opportunities to fish legendary waters such as Gabriola Island, the Gulf Islands, Nanoose Bay or Lasquite Island.
Gold Trips: The Gold Package is the full deal fishing the very best spots as well as vacuum sealing, freezing and packaging your catch for pick-up when you leave BC.
You Keep Catch
Catch cleaning & filleting
Rods, reels & tackle
About the Captain
About this listing
Hourston Glascraft (Cuddy cabin) originally built in 1975, and restored in 2014. Powered by a 250HP Suzuki engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 20 knots.
Types of Fishing
Nanaimo Fishing Calendar
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