Whether you’re looking for an outstanding salmon fishing experience, fabulous scenery, wildlife viewing opportunities, gourmet food, or the quiet of a west coast night, be assured – you’ll find it all….right here at Nootka Wilderness Lodge! Join us for the adventure of a lifetime. At Nootka Wilderness Lodge, you arrive as our guest and leave as our friend.
What sets Nootka Wilderness Lodge apart from other lodges is the size and quality of the fish, with Chinook salmon averaging 25 to 55 pounds…..some breaking the magic 60 lb barrier! Coho salmon are always abundant and provide some of the finest sport fishing one can imagine! The salmon start to arrive in Nootka early June, with peak fishing being mid-June to late September. We want every guest to experience only the best angling this area of Vancouver Island has to offer.
"This years trip to Nootka Wilderness Lodge offered some of the best fishing action I can remember. I'm always amazed how their guides constantly reinvent themselves in finding new ways to get us into fish. Thanks NWL." ~the McGills
"Wow - Awesome fishing! Hospitality was second to none!" ~ Ron Yeske
"We had a great time Brian and all! Great setting, great food & accommodation, great fishing, great guides and a wonderful friendly welcoming by all. Brian, you set a high standard & everyone should experience it. Thank you." ~ Gary & Kathy Powroznik