Tiderunner Sportfishing

River Road
Richmond BC, Canada

Tiderunner Sportfishing is based out of Vancouver Marina in Richmond, British Columbia and offers Salmon fishing on the surrounding reefs and nearshore waters. With access to some of the Lower Mainlands best fishing grounds, and only 45 minutes from the Gulf Islands, they can get you on the fish in no time.

Their 26’ Hourston Glasscraft boat ‘Tiderunner’ comes powered by a 310 HP Volvo engine and a 9.9 HP Yamaha kicker motor. With a hull that has been created to give a stable ride even in larger waves, this vessel will give you an enjoyable ride, without too much rocking and pounding. Perfect for family days out, it features running water and a flushable toilet in a full-sized standup restroom.

The boat has been designed to fish different areas and in varying weather conditions and it features a heated enclosed cabin to keep you dry on rainy days. Its spacious cockpit provides plenty of space for up to six anglers to get the most out of their fishing experience, and comes fully equipped with Lowrance electronics, top of the line Scotty downriggers, high-quality custom mooching rods and reels, and a great selection of top brands of tackle.

Tiderunner Sportfishing specializes in techniques such as light tackle, bottom fishing, and trolling, and will be able to guide you in these methods on one of their 5, 7 or 10-hour trips. Typically you will be targeting five species of Salmon, but may also encounter Lingcod, Rock Cod, Halibut, Crab, Prawns and more. You will be provided with fishing equipment, lures, live bait, water and soft drinks, as well as cleaning and packaging of your catch at the end of the day.

Tiderunner Sportfishing is based out of Vancouver Marina in Richmond, British Columbia and offers Salmon fishing on the surrounding reefs and nearshore waters. With access to some of the Lower Mainlands best fishing grounds, and only 45 minutes from


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About this listing

Boat Specs

Hourston Glasscraft (Saltwater fishing) originally built in 1977, and restored in 2016. Powered by a 310HP Volvo engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 30 knots.

Length
26 ft
Capacity
6 persons
Types of Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
10 hour days only
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Available on 10 hour days only
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Targeted Species
 
Crab
 
Lingcod

 
Rockfish
 
Salmon (Chinook)

 
Salmon (Coho)
 
Shrimp
Amenities
Toilet
Private Standup marine head
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Fly Fishing Equipment
Bed
Private V-Berth
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
Toilet
Private Standup marine head
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Bed
Private V-Berth
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
Mainly downrigger and jigging. Spinning during runs
Live Bait
Live Herring mooching on certain trips
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Vacuum sealed fillets available on all trips
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing License Included
Lunch
Fly Fishing Equipment
Policies
FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 7 days before the trip date.
Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.

Other Policies  
Child Friendly
Well behaved children over 30lb
 
You Keep Catch
 
Catch and Release Allowed
Payment

10% 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, PayPal.

About the Charter Operator

Tiderunner Sportfishing
Richmond, British Columbia, Canada
Member since July 2016
Captain Chris Heatley grew up on the West Coast in Powell River, where he started fishing with his dad as soon as he could hold a rod. As a keen outdoorsman and fisherman, he has a great respect and love for the water and enjoys passing on his knowledge and experience to everyone that steps aboard his boat.
Response time: 5 hours
Response rate: 91%

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5 stars from 20 reviews

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Chris went well above and beyond what was expected on this trip.  Had fun and will definitely be booking with Chris again in the future

Fished September 23, 2017
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