Fishing in Pemberton

Real Mountain Fishing

Did you know that the Pemberton area is home to several species of fish including rainbow trout, Dolly Varden char, cutthroat trout, steelhead, whitefish, and five species of salmon? This is one of the best places to fish on the west coast.

Fly or Spin Fishing

Fly or spin fish in some of the most spectacular wilderness settings anywhere for trout, salmon and steelhead. From remote alpine lakes to crystal clear mountain rivers, the Pemberton area has an abundance of fishing opportunities.


Heli-fishing tours are available out of Pemberton.

Numerous Clear Crystal Lakes

A number of lakes cater to those who enjoy fly fishing. These include Blackwater Lake, Gates Lake, the Joffre Lakes and all the alpine lakes such as Tenquille, Ogre, Owl, Fowl, Chain, and Ivey in the Pemberton Valley.