Captain
Carmen Julia McKaig

Member since May 2016 Tofino, Canada
Background
Captain Carmen comes from a long line of Tofino fishermen who have been fishing the local waters for several generations. Having learnt the way of the salt from her father from a very young age, Carmen is now continuing the family legacy. Carmen honed her guiding skills working in the Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii) before moving back to her home town in 2008, when she started guiding on the Miss Sea. She loves sharing her passion for the local waters and all their inhabitants with her guests as well as with members of the the local community.

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Tofino, Canada
Background
Captain Carmen comes from a long line of Tofino fishermen who have been fishing the local waters for several generations. Having learnt the way of the salt from her father from a very young age, Carmen is now continuing the family legacy. Carmen honed her guiding skills working in the Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii) before moving back to her home town in 2008, when she started guiding on the Miss Sea. She loves sharing her passion for the local waters and all their inhabitants with her guests as well as with members of the the local community.

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Tofino Saltwater Sports

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4.86
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
98%
Friendly captain
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Recommend this charter
98%
Appropriate for children
90%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
93%
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Larry H.
Ucluelet, British Columbia
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Great afternoon with Carmen

VERIFIED   Afternoon Charter (4 hours) on September 12, 2020
We had a great afternoon in September with Carmen and would highly recommend going out with her for some great fishing.  We...
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Kevin C.
Ucluelet, BC
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August fishing trip

VERIFIED   Afternoon Charter (4 hours) on August 14, 2020
My kids and I had a great day on the water with Carmen. She is very experienced and confident at what she does. We enjoyed...
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Marty B.
Surrey, BC
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Full day with Captain Carmen

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip (8 Hours) on September 17, 2020
Carmen was a great host, she put us on three fish. We saw the same pod of Killer Whales twice. She was easy to talk to, we...
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Sachiko Y.
Surrey, BC
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6 hours trip with Carmen

VERIFIED   Morning Trip (6 Hours) on September 8, 2020
We took a 6 hours fishing trip with captain Carmen.  We saw sea otter,  whale , caught a Salmon and rock fish , It was everything...
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Norm S.
Parksville, BC
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Half day afternoon

VERIFIED   Afternoon Charter (4 hours) on July 23, 2020
Boat…great.  Captain…Fantastic.  The fishing….great….no salmon this time but a greta halibut and ling cod.  Highly...
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