Pursuit Sport Fishing Charters

Pursuit Sport Fishing Charters offers year round Salmon fishing adventures from beautiful Vancouver, B.C. Canada. Join your experienced guide, either Dan, Guy, or Tom, and let them take you to the hottest fishing spots in the area. They have decades of experience fishing in Vancouver, the Gulf Islands, and all up and down the British Columbia coast.

Make your fishing charter a trip of a lifetime onboard their immaculate 23’ custom Grady White Gulfstream cuddy cabin. This is a clean and spacious boat that comes powered by a 300 HP Suzuki engine and can comfortably accommodate up to four anglers. The vessel is fitted with navigational electronics and other professional accessories to save your time while searching for fish. The boat is well-prepared for the current bite, and it shows!

Pursuit Sport Fishing will take you trolling a variety of artificial lures at various depths from down riggers in search of Pacific Salmon. You will drop crab traps during the winter and spring, as well as prawn traps on the full day charters during the winter season.

Vancouver Harbor, Howe Sound, and the Georgia Strait Hold Pacific Salmon offer a great bite year-round. The crew knows where they hide and which methods work best. You will also be able to target Lingcod and Rockfish.

All trips come with quality gear, tackle, frozen and artificial bait, and lures. When you return to the shore, your catch will be cleaned and filleted for you. 5% GST is not included.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    6 Hour Trip
    Just booked! Last booked: 57 minutes ago
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $601
    A great option for those with limited time or budget looking to get out on the water in Vancouver. 6 hours provides a longer soak for our crab traps and lets us go a little further than our half day charter to get to more productive areas for Salmon fishing. We will be fishing local waters around the Vancouver Harbour and up Howe Sound for salmon and season crab.
  • Private trip
    8 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $751
    Our most popular trip and the best chance for your guide to go where he needs to be to maximize our shot at locating and hooking Salmon. We can go a little further to where the bite is on or to change locations if we need to.
  • Private trip
    10 Hour Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    10 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    $902
    For those hard core anglers looking for the ultimate experience on the water. This trip allows us to fish multiple locations and to head across the strait to productive reef locations to fish for Salmon. We will drop Crab and Prawn traps if we are fishing near Prawn fishing areas.
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About the Charter Operator

Pursuit Sport Fishing Charters
Richmond, British Columbia, Canada
2 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
26 Customer reviews
Response time 5 hours
Member since May 2017
I have been avidly fishing local waters around Vancouver and Vancouver Island since I was a little boy. I still feel like that little boy when I am out on the water chasing Salmon. I just love sharing, teaching, and guiding anglers of all experience levels. I feel lucky to get the opportunity to share the beauty of our local area as well as the bounty of our Salmon and Crab fishing with guests from all around the globe. I enjoy watching the big smiles of kids of all ages hook into and fight a wild Pacific Salmon. I am an airline pilot by profession but my passion is fishing and in particular Salmon fishing on the ocean. You are in great hands with me or one of my professional guides. Pursuit Sport Fishing has been in operation since 2012.

About this listing

Targeted species

Crab Crab
Salmon (Chinook) Chinook Salmon
Salmon (Chum) Chum Salmon
Salmon (Coho) Coho Salmon

Boat specs

Grady White Gulfstream (Cuddy cabin) originally built in 1992, and restored in 2014. Powered by a 300HP Suzuki engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 40 knots.

Length
23 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Flats Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Wireless Trolling Motor

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to trip

You can cancel or modify your booking up to 7 days before the trip date, free of charge. If you cancel or modify your booking later, or fail to show up, you'll forfeit 100% of what you've paid.

Listing policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed
Chinook salmon are catch&release only until Aug 1

Payment

Book with 10% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% deposit 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
Bank Transfer

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Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.7 / 5
out of 5 stars from 26 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.5 / 5
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Half Day booked day before for father & son
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
87%
Friendly captain
96%
Recommend this charter
92%
Appropriate for children
91%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
74%
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Xia X.
Port Coquitlam, British Columbia
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
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5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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6 h trip

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip on June 1, 2022
The trip was wonderful. The guide Guy Dale is awesome and is very familiar with the water around the city , as result we had...
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RANDALL S.
Coquitlam, British Columbia
Excellent
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Chanel Shorts 😉

VERIFIED   10 Hour Trip on July 1, 2022
Great day on the water with good people and an awesome captain! Highly recommend booking!
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Tony C.
Vancouver, British Columbia
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Fishing with Daniel

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip on July 12, 2022
Great Captian….Thanks
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Chun K. S.
Burnaby, British Columbia
Excellent
4.7 / 5
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Very good
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Excellent
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April fishing trip

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip on April 16, 2022
A nice trip with big salmons caught.  Dan is a good captain and keep searching good fishing points to make your trip fun.
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Heidi H.
Mississauga, Ontario
Excellent
4.3 / 5
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We booked with Dan and his claim was set crab traps on the way out and fish and check traps on the way in. Captain stated that...
Heidi H. does not recommend Pursuit Sport Fishing Charters
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FAQs about Pursuit Sport Fishing Charters

Pursuit Sport Fishing Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • CA $800 per group, additional CA $75 per person after 2 guests - 6 Hour Trip (6 hours)
  • CA $1,000 per group, additional CA $100 per person after 2 guests - 8 Hour Trip (8 hours)
  • CA $1,200 per group, additional CA $100 per person after 2 guests - 10 Hour Trip (10 hours)

When you book a trip with Pursuit Sport Fishing Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Wireless Trolling Motor

Trips booked with Pursuit Sport Fishing Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting

Pursuit Sport Fishing Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Flats Fishing

Pursuit Sport Fishing Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Pursuit Sport Fishing Charters include:
  • Crab
  • Salmon (Chinook)
  • Salmon (Chum)
  • Salmon (Coho)
  • Salmon (Pink)
  • Salmon (Sockeye)