Fly Fishing

Clayoquot Sound is home to some of British Columbia’s most pristine watersheds. These beautiful and diverse streams provide habitat for multiple species of pacific salmon and trout. Within a few minutes’ helicopter flight from Tofino you can become immersed in several stunning river beds that hold great opportunities to explore untouched waters with one of the oldest and purest methods of catching a fish, Fly fishing. Fly into these remote rivers with our experienced guide and spend the day surrounded by nature, practicing your cast and presenting flies to gorgeous fish in one of western Canada’s wildest ecosystems.


  • Pristine & remote rivers
  • 2 Fly Fishing locations
  • Exciting and scenic helicopter flight


starting at $2800 CAD + GST

price based on 1-5 participants

  • Duration: 6 Hours
  • Type: Heli Assist Fly Fishing/Private
  • Departs: Long Beach Airport
  • Location: Clayoquot Sound
  • Terrain: Pristine rivers, lakes and streams
  • Group Size: 1-5 people (Our Jet Ranger Helicopter can seat up to 3 passengers and our Long Ranger Helicopter can seat up to 5)
  • Season: Late June to October

  • All times are approximate and are subject to weather
  • 9:00am - Check in with Long Beach Nature Tours to get an update on the weather and the days' plan.
  • 10:30am - Your guide will pick you up at your hotel and drive to the Long beach Airport where the helicopter will be waiting.
  • 11:00am - Helicopter safety briefing.
  • 11:30am - Take off from Long Beach and into the mountains we go!
  • Late afternoon - Your guide will drive you back to your hotel.


  • You will need a reasonable level of fitness. You will need to be able to walk 3-4 hours at a time on undulating paths. There are no trails on this walk and will be hiking through alpine terrain. You do not need to have any previous hiking experience before you join this tour. You will receive instructions and a full briefing by your experienced hiking guide before you set off. Content with the occasional steep section but primarily gradual. Few hazards such as uneven terrain and slippery rocks. Good mobility required. Will take place in a remote location.
  • Suitable for ages 12 and up.

  • A professional fly fishing guide
  • A delicious gourmet pack-lunch will be provided for the 6 hour adventure
  • Transportation to and from Tofino/Ucluelet
  • Private Helicopter sightseeing tour
  • Use of day pack (upon request)
  • Waders, rods, reels & flies

  • Water (1 litre recommended)
  • Personal favourite snacks
  • Gratuity for your guide

  • We recommend you wear comfortable clothing suitable for outdoor exercise and close-toed shoes suitable for hiking.
  • It's always a good idea to bring a waterproof jacket or an additional layer such as a warm sweater as coastal weather can change quickly - even on sunny days!
  • It's also a good idea to pack sunscreen, a hat, sunglasses, a snack and your camera!
  • We ask that you please bring your own reusable water bottle - we're working to reduce plastic waste. Did you know that Tofino has some of the cleanest and freshest tap water in the world? Our fresh water supply comes from Colnett Mountain on the beautiful Meares Island. If you don't have a bottle of your own; Reusable Bottles are available for purchase at our Storm Light Outfitter's Booking Office along with a variety of outdoor gear.

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