Good things come to those who bait.

Where we fish

Pender Harbour

Fishing on the Sunshine Coast is always an adventure. Depending on the tide, weather and number of guests, we fish from Powell River to Sechelt, and across the Georgia Straight to Texada and Lasqueti Islands.

Types of catch

Please note: the total combined daily limit for all salmon species is 4, possession limit is 8. Please refer to this link for more detailed information.

Chinook (aka: Spring, King, Tyee, Blackmouth)

When
All year
Limits
2 per day, 4 total
Size
7 to 70+ pounds
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Coho (aka: Silver, Hooknose, Blueback)

When
Late June-October
Limits
2 per day, 4 total
Size
7 to 20+ pounds
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Chum (aka: Calico, Dog, Keta)


When
Late June-October
Limits
4 per day, 8 total
Size
8 to 20+ pounds
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Pink Salmon (aka: Humpback, Humpie)

When
Early July-September
Limits
4 per day, 8 total
Size
4 to 10+ pounds
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Sockeye (aka: Red, Blueback)

When
May-August
Limits
4 per day, 8 total
Size
4 to 10+ pounds
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Lingcod (aka: Blue Cod, Leopard Cod)

When
May 31-Sept 30

Limits
1 per day, 2 total (there is also a size limitation in effect year round)
Size
10 to 25+ pounds
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Rockfish (aka: Red Snapper, Scorpion Fish)

When
All year
Limits
1 per day, 2 total
Size
4 to 12+ pounds
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Our Grady White Sailfish—a premium fishing boat for comfort and performance

Hooked-Up Charters runs guided fishing tours on the Sunshine Coast in a 27-foot Grady White Sailfish: a fishing machine that was built for the seas. Stable and comfortable, this vessel has an extra-wide hull for optimum performance and fishing. The large, open deck is perfect for fighting fish and for moving about the boat, the twin 225hp E-Tec motors get us from the dock to the fishing grounds quickly—and she is licensed to accommodate up to 6 passengers.

Features

  • Twin 225Hp Evenrude E-Tec engines
  • Mercury Pro Kicker 4 stroke (clean and quiet, perfect for trolling)
  • Electric Scotty downriggers
  • Fenwick rods and top of the line Islander reels
  • Furuno NavNet 3D System. 2x12" screens for fishfinder, navigation, radar and GPS
  • Onboard stereo system with Bluetooth capability
  • VHF marine radio
  • Onboard bathroom
  • Large enclosed/windowed top with an extended awning (for those rainy days)
  • Diesel heater