World Class Sportfishing on beautiful North Vancouver Island
PROFESSIONAL GUIDE - SPORT FISHING INSTITUTE OF BC
NoBull Charters salmon and halibut fishing charters is operated by owner Ken Fuller. Ken has been fishing the waters surrounding Port Hardy since 1981 and began operating NoBull Charters in 2000. A life long passion for fishing is what kept Ken in Port Hardy, enjoying some of British Columbia's finest salmon, halibut and steelhead angling. Ken's passion for all things fish led him to pursue an education in Aquaculture & Fisheries Technology which landed him in the Salmon Enhancement Program. Ken managed the Quatse River Hatchery in Port Hardy for fifteen years.
Ken has thirty-eight years experience fishing the waters surrounding Port Hardy. Founded in 2000, this summer will be the nineteenth year of operations for NoBull Charters. Ken is fully Transport Canada certified to operate a small commercial vessel with certifications in Small Vessel Operators Proficiency, Marine Emergency Duties, Restricted VHF Radio Operator and Marine First Aid. NoBull Charters vessel, the Diamond Dee, is Transport Canada registered under the Small Commercial Vessel Program with a full complement of all required safety equipment. Your day on the water will be personally guided by the company and vessel owner.
NoBull Charters sportfishing adventures operates the Transport Canada registered small commercial vessel "Diamond Dee", a 28 foot diesel powered 2007 Shamrock Mackinaw 270. The Diamond Dee offers a large enclosed pilothouse cabin area with comfortable seating for four, a completely private electric head and a large level back deck for tons of angling room. This is a solid seaworthy vessel that offers some of the finest comfort in the Port Hardy sportfishing charter fleet.
NoBull Charters Sportfishing Adventures prides itself on chasing the "big ones". Chinook salmon are our passion with the Port Hardy area offering access to spectacular unspoiled wilderness scenery, as well as world class fishing. Whether you are a new angler, a veteran sea dog or a family out for adventure NoBull Charters salmon fishing & halibut fishing charters strive to give our guests the best possible day on the water. NoBull takes great pride in our professionalism, vessel and services to ensure your comfort and safety. Fishing locations can range from ten minutes to one hour away.
One of the finest table fish, halibut abound in the waters surrounding North Vancouver Island. Tides play an important role when fishing for these arm numbing brutes so date planning is important when halibut is the target. Depths fished can be as shallow as 60 feet, with 250 to 300 foot being common.