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Ospray Fishing Charters

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450 Neill St, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
+1 250-725-2133
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Extreme Halibut Fishing

Halibut targeting in bad weather, but Shawn still came through. Ever anchored in gale force winds... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2016
Joel U
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Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada
Judith Charmers

Shawn and Debbie really looked after us. They couldn't do enough. When we first arrived Shawn drove... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2016
alan396
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London, United Kingdom
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Fish with Tofino's pioneers! Ospray Fishing Charters, are strategically situated near the most productive fishing grounds and coastal recreation areas available on the west coast of Vancouver Island. Since 1987 our focus at Ospray Fishing Charters has been to deliver the most memorable and highest quality Tofino fishing charters as possible to our valued clients. Since we have incorporated our freshly refurbished accommodation in Tofino we are now a full fledged fishing lodge! This allows us to offer affordable fishing packages, providing: accommodations, lunches, full breakfasts and personally guided fishing adventures. Whether you‚re a first timer or an experienced angler our friendly veteran guides will teach and assist you to experience fishing at it's best. Our Tofino fishing charters provide your best value with the most experienced guides piloting our area, with the largest and most comfortable boats available. All ocean fishing is done from safe, comfortable cruiser style boats equipped with convertible soft tops and toilets. We use electric downriggers for trolling but with light tackle options. Ospray Fishing Charters' boat also won the 1st annual "Hooked on Miracles" fishing tournament sponsored by the BC Mining Association, with a 1st prize of $100,000. The derby raised over $353,000 for BC Children's Hospital in Vancouver!!! What a great opportunity to give back. Ospray Fishing Charters has won the Tofino Legion Derby twice in 3 years. Ospray Charters has won this derby a record 8 times! Our state of the art boats, personal service and award winning techniques will ensure you a quality adventure that will be the envy of all your friends and family. Come fish with us and find out why we are #1.
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450 Neill St, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

Halibut targeting in bad weather, but Shawn still came through. Ever anchored in gale force winds? We did. Boat was racking, probably 16- 10 ft rollers, lot so wind. Also, a great learning experience. Shawn was kind enough to mentor me on techniques for halibut...More

Thank Joel U
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Shawn and Debbie really looked after us. They couldn't do enough. When we first arrived Shawn drove us around the town giving a guided tour. The fishing was fantastic and Shawn is one of the most competent guides that I have been out with. Not...More

Thank alan396
Reviewed 24 October 2016

My fishing partners and I had a great time fishing with Shawn. He is very knowledgeable and worked incredibly hard to ensure we caught fish. We caught our limits of salmon, halibut, ling cod and plenty of other bottom fish.

Thank olekitch
Reviewed 23 October 2016

We had great time fishing with Shawn, he certainly knows where the fish are and we caught our limits. He was as genuinely as excited as we were when we had a fish on! His experience was definitely appreciated I would recommend Osprey Fishing Charters...More

Thank sahartley159
Reviewed 23 October 2016

What can I say but best charter on the west coast. Shawn and his wife are the most accommodating and friendly hosts. The accommodations are quite relaxing after a day of fishing. Shawn and the guides he hires are knowledgable and know the areas to...More

Thank 847rossw
Reviewed 25 August 2016

The skipper, Shawn, has great knowledge of the fishing grounds and great communication skills, he is very friendly and easy to get on with. We landed approximately 20 fish and were able to keep a chinook and three coho salmon which Shawn cleaned and gutted...More

Thank Lynne V
Reviewed 31 May 2015

I have know Shawn of Osprey charters for many years,also have had the privilge to fish with,he would be the one i would recomend to anyone that wants to fish the west coast of tofino, for his knowledge,reliability an safety not to mention putting the...More

Thank Scot M
Reviewed 27 May 2015

Sean is a great guide. Three generations of our family had one of the greatest days ever, and the fishing was great too! The boat accommodated our mixed group extremely well (the biffy was appreciated), so all of us could thoroughly enjoy the whole day....More

Thank Janine R
Reviewed 26 May 2015

This was my fourth trip out with Shawn of Ospray charters in Tofino. He runs a first class guiding service and is a great captain as well. The waters off Tofino have abundant fish stocks and Shawn knows the spots they hang out and how...More

Thank todd706
Reviewed 24 August 2014

My wife and I fish several times all over the world each year. Shawn is a superb guide and host. I rank him among the top 3 guides we have ever had, and I would conservatively guess we have had 60 different charter captains on...More

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