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Are you looking for a British Columbia fishing lodge that offers a remote wilderness location, a variety of terrific fishing opportunities, and the personal service you expect from a small lodge? Experience our legendary salmon fishing and bottomfishing plus superb fly fishing and/or equally effective spincasting. Fish for salmon, trout, steelhead, and halibut plus enjoy comfortable accomodations. Our genuine, custom-built, BC floating lodge is your cozy home base for delightful days of experiencing stunning Canada wilderness scenery, abundant wildlife and, of course, great fishing.

Quality Freshwater and Saltwater Fishing,
Spectacular Location, Easy Access

Founded in 1989, Blackfish Lodge is a charming fly-in or boat-in floating lodge located in Canada, within the new Great Bear Rainforest preserve, about 30 miles east of the northern end of Vancouver Island (click here for map). We're about 200 miles (350 kilometers) northwest of Vancouver, BC.

Combining the best of a British Columbia salmon fishing lodge, fly fishing lodge, and the ability to utilize spinning and casting techniques means fishing opportunities for all skill and experience levels. When you reserve your guided fishing trip with us there are no pre-set fishing hours, though an average day will include about 10 hrs. of fishing. We fish each day as conditions and your preferences guide us.Many people are curious about when is the best time for a fishing trip to Blackfish Lodge. The answer is that it depends on what you’d like to do. Click here for a description of our season.

Your stay at Blackfish Lodge can be tailored to your interests and schedule. Chris and Hannah Bennett, your congenial hosts and owners, are year-round residents of the lodge. You’ll be treated to great food and hospitality during your visit.

Personal service is assured by the limited number of guests that we take and we will guaranty exclusive use of the lodge for parties of six to eight guests . Individuals, groups of friends, business groups, and families are welcomed. Accessible by boat or floatplane,only, Blackfish Lodge is truly a place of seclusion, quiet, and contemplation.

So whether you are fly fishing for salmon, trout, or steelhead in a secluded Canadian river, lake, or stream, fishing for trophy salmon in the protected waters of the surrounding islands, sightseeing, or going whale-watching or bird-watching, Blackfish Lodge’s dedication and over 25 years experience ensure that you will have a truly enjoyable and successful stay. For quality wilderness angling, there’s no better place for fishing, nature watching, and congeniality than Blackfish Lodge.

We are currently taking reservations for the 2015 season. Give us a call or email and we'll help you plan the trip of a lifetime.

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Click right HERE for the latest news from the lodge. UPDATED: November 23, 2014. Click here to see a great article about Blackfish Lodge in Kenmore Air's in-flight magazine! Give us a call or email to reserve your 2015 trip. Subscribe to our email list and, also, remember to follow us on Twitter and Facebook! Click here to view a great new 2014 video of a trip to Blackfish Lodge.....Passports are REQUIRED for all guests flying to Blackfish Lodge from Seattle.


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