The Pacific waters around Ucluelet and off the West Coast of Vancouver Island are legendary for salmon and halibut fishing. One of the world’s top salmon and halibut fishing destinations, Ucluelet offers big catch and unforgettable fishing vacations. Hop on your boat or join a sport fishing charter and cast your lines for salmon, including Coho, Chinook, Sockeye, Pink and Chum, halibut, ling cod, black cod, snapper, rockfish, – the most popular saltwater fish. In the summer, the Chinook range from 20 to 30 pounds. Anglers also find cutthroat trout in the streams.