Runaway Adventures Sport Fishing/Eco Tours

Port Alberni, British Columbia

About Us:

We are a small professional salmon fishing and Eco Touring company located on Vancouver Island in beautiful Port Alberni, B.C., Canada. Port Alberni (www.portalberni.ca) is well known as the Salmon Capital of the World and we offer world class Salmon fishing charters in the Alberni Inlet and Barkley Sound. We use only the best fishing gear on board our 28ft. Transport Canada Certified fishing vessel and can accommodate up to four guests comfortably. For larger groups, we can arrange additional boats and guides for a fantastic fishing trip.

If you and your group just want to get away from it all Sun Shine Bay Resort is your premier salmon fishing destination. This fabulous fishing lodge boasts world class salmon fishing, beautiful natural scenery, great food and accomodation with a friendly staff. To make arrangements for a three or four day salmon fishing get away contact Sun Shine Bay Resort at  sunshinebayresort.com.

The best Sockeye fishing, in the Alberni Inlet, is from mid June through to mid August and Chinooks (King/Springs) and Coho are abundant from the beginning of August through September in both the Inlet and Barkley Sound.

If you need your fabulous catch processed, packed and then shipped anywhere in the world arrangements can be made through St.Jean's Cannery and Smokehouse (stjeans.com) here in Port Alberni.

We also offer tours of the Alberni Inlet and Barkley Sound for those who just want to take in the sites of the awesome rugged beauty of Vancouver Islands West Coast. On your tour along with the spectacular scenery you may encounter a variety of marine life along the way, such as whales, seals, sea lions,  black bears, and bald eagles.   

 

 Your Guide:

Rob is a professional government Certified Tidal Angling Guide who has lived and fished the Alberni Inlet and Barkley Sound since 1999. He is a  member of the Sport Fishing Institute of B.C. (www.sportfishing.bc.ca), as well as, a member of the West Coast Fishing Guides Association. Rob will always do his best to make your trip as successful and enjoyable as possible.

Our Rates:

We will fish the Alberni Inlet for 6 hours with up to 4 guests for  $500.00 per day.

We will fish Barkley Sound for 8 hours with up to 4 guests for $1000.00 per day. 

Eco Tours of Barckley Sound can be arranged for up to 4 guests at $1000.00 per day.

(Rates are for the boat based on fuel costs and distance traveled)

 Our Vessel:

The Runaway is moored at the Harbour Quay Marina in Port Alberni. She is a fully restored 28ft.1983 BayLiner Cabin Cruiser that has been Transport Canada inspected and certified for safety. She can handle up to 4 guests comfortably with all the amenities you expect on a boat of this size, including a flush toilet.  

 What you need to bring:

  • A valid Salt Water Fishing Licence
  • A lunch and beverages
  • Clothing appropriate for West Coast weather
  • Payment for your unforgettable adventure

 (we only accept cash or Traveler's cheques at this time)

 

 Accommodations:

There are several nice hotels, motels and B+B's in Port Alberni, arrangements can be made through www.hellobc.com or                      port-alberni.travel.bc.ca

 

Three or four day Salmon fishing get away at Sun Shine Bay Resort visit: sunshinebayresort.com 

Contact Us:

Rob Brandon

Phone: 250-723-6586/Cell 250-720-5820

 Email: r.brandon@shaw.ca