First Fish Charters

1199 West Cordova Street
Vancouver BC, Canada

First Fish Charters offers is ready to take you out for some amazing fishing and great times on the beautiful waters around Vancouver. Famous for being some of the richest Salmon territory in the world with an annual population of up to 30 million fish, you can be pretty confident you’re going to land something special!

You will be fishing aboard Captain Warren’s 25 ft Defiance fishing boat. She is the perfect tool for the job, built for a life of hard service at sea, and kitted out with GPS and fishfinder to track down the best catch, and everything you will need once you have found them. She also features an enclosed head for extra comfort and convenience on those longer trips.

Captain Warren Specialises in Salmon fishing, with a lifetime of experience and high quality tackle, lures and bait provided, but you will also get the chance to catch some Dungeness Crabs an Prawns on your trip too, laying a few traps on the way out then hauling them in on the way back. This is a great way of making the most of your time and coming home with a huge haul even on a half day trip.

All First Fish Charters come with bait, water, and a free cleaning and filleting service for anything you want to take home.

First Fish Charters offers is ready to take you out for some amazing fishing and great times on the beautiful waters around Vancouver. Famous for being some of the richest Salmon territory in the world with an annual population of up to 30 million fi


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  • 7 Hour Howe Sound Trip
    7 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 590 up to 2 persons
    + US$ 42 each additional person
  • 5 Hour Burrard Inlet Trip PM
    5 hour trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    US$ 469 up to 2 persons
    + US$ 42 each additional person
  • 5 Hour Burrard Inlet Trip AM
    5 hour trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    US$ 469 up to 2 persons
    + US$ 42 each additional person
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About this listing

Boat Specs

Defiance Admiral 250 (Pilothouse) originally built in 2014. Powered by 2 300HP Yamaha engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 24 knots.

Length
25 ft
Capacity
6 persons
Types of Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Heavy Tackle
Trolling
Targeted Species
 
Salmon (Chinook)
 
Salmon (Chum)

 
Salmon (Coho)
 
Salmon (Pink)

 
Salmon (Sockeye)
Amenities
Toilet
Enclosed
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Fly Fishing Equipment
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
Toilet
Enclosed
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
Bottled Water
First Mate
Fishing License Included
Are Extra $13 each
Lunch
Fly Fishing Equipment
Policies
FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 14 days before the trip date.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.

Other Policies  
You Keep Catch
Daily Limits in effect
 
Catch and Release Allowed
Payment

25% deposit charged upfront by FishingBooker to guarantee your reservation. The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods: Cash, Visa, Mastercard, Bank Transfer, American Express, PayPal.

About the Captain

Warren Barker
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Member since February 2016
Born on the West Coast of Canada I come from a family of fishing guides who helped teach me my craft. At the age of six I caught my first salmon and have been 'hooked' ever since. I really being out on the ocean and enjoy sharing the fishing experience with my guests.
Response time: 3 hours
Response rate: 100%

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Customer Reviews

5 out of 5 stars from 4 reviews

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Warren was very punctual, actually early. He was very balanced between catching fish and having a enjoyable time and we experienced both. Warren was knowledgeable and demonstrated a skill of having 4 lines in the water with no confusion. I would certainly use Warren again.
Doug Reid

Fished August 28, 2017
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Fished July 8, 2017
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Nice day no fish captain tries. We had no luck. But a pleasant day.  Thanks warren

Fished June 13, 2017
Warren Barker (The Captain)
Replied to this review on June 14, 2017

Thank you for coming fishing. It was great to meet you and your family.  Hope to take you out again on your next visit to Vancouver.
Cheers,
Warren

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