British Columbia is a fisherman's paradise with hundreds of lakes, lots of rivers and 600 miles of coast. Fish for salmon, trout, crabs, steelhead, white sturgeon and other fish.
On the Fraser River, find 5 species of salmon, steelhead, trout and white sturgeon.
At Chilliwack on the Vedder River, find rainbow trout, Coho salmon, Chinook, mountain whitefish, Dolly Varden.
On the Strait of Georgia, find salmon, bottom fish.
Fish for Cutthroat trout around lakes near Powell River.
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On Campbell River, fish for prawns, crab, lingcod, Pacific salmon.
At Port Alberni, charter a boat for deep sea fishing - salmon, halibut, ground fish.
There are 100 rivers and streams inland to fish for Steelhead and Rainbow Trout, Cutthroat Trout, Small mouth bass.
Some good fishing spots are Koksilah, Gold, Cowichan, Salmon Rivers.
Vancouver Coast and Mountains
Excellent fishing at Garden Bay Marine Provincial Park.
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Kootenay Rockies Region
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Best fishing area
Find largemouth bass, Cutthroat, Kokanee, bull and rainbow trout, whitefish.
Elk river is a fishing hot spot. Fish for bull trout, Westslope, cutthroat trout.
Fly fishing at St. Mary River, Wigwam and Bull River.
Fish the Columbia River from Castlegar to US border.
Cariboo Chilcotin Coast Region
There are hundreds of lakes and rivers here.
Fish for rainbow trout, burbot, lake trout, kokanee.
Hakai Pass are island off the coast and known for trophy halibut and salmon.
Quesnal Lake has extremely large trout.
Fish the Dean River for Steelhead.
On the Chilko river, fish for Dolly Varden, Rainbow Trout
Denny Island has 5 species of salmon - you can also see whales and dolphins off the coast here
At Queen Charlotte Islands, fish for salmon and halibut.
There are 1600 lakes and rivers here.
At Moberly Lake and Muncho Lake, fish for Artic grayling and Lake Trout.
Lakes District has about 300 lakes. Fish for rainbow trout, char, kokanee.
Charles lake is near St. John where you can fish for Walleye.
Carp Lake has wilderness campgrounds. Fish for rainbow trout, burbot.
Thompson Okanagan Region
Kokanee salmon spawn in mid September to mid October at Lion's Park in Kelowna.
Chinook Slamon migrate at Rearguard Falls Provincial Park and George Hicks Regional Park near Valemount.
Fish these rivers - Penticton River, Okanagan River near Oliver, Shuswap River near Enderby, Blue River
Fish Osoyoos and Shuswap Lakes.
There are 75 lakes around the Barriere Area.
Take Fly fishing guides and lessons.
Go ice fishing in winter.
There are over 1000 lakes and rivers in the region.
Fish for rainbow trout, whitefish, brook trout, kokanee, bass, salmon, cutthroat, bull trout.