We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Tonquin Fishing Charters

Features Animals

Tonquin Fishing Charters
Booking unavailable on TripAdvisor

Want other options you can book now?
81
All photos (81)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent99%
  • Very good1%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“captain john”(9 reviews)
“halibut”(41 reviews)
“rock fish”(7 reviews)
About
Tonquin fishing charters wants to offer you an experience of a life time, here in Tofino BC on Vancouver Island's west coast providing some of the worlds best salmon/halibut fishing charters. Our trips are all privately guided to ensure the best...more
Contact
335 Lone Cone Road, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
Website
+1 250-725-3184
Call
Improve This Listing
Reviews (106)
Filter reviews
105 results
Traveller rating
103
2
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
103
2
0
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews captain john halibut rock fish catches fish multiple fish already planning our next trip huge fish commercial fisherman his craft family outing an absolute blast an excellent guide top of the line non stop action knew where bucket list his knowledge
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 105 reviews
Reviewed October 25, 2018

My husband and I were lucky to find Johnny. We had an amazing day out on the water. Johnny was professional, knowledgeable, and passionate. He made our day fun and exciting. We caught Ling Cod, Rock Fish, Halibut and Crabs and arrived back at the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Shannon M
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

John is definitely excellent at his job. He is passionate about fishing and works hard to ensure his clients get the best experience possible. We had a great day and recommend Tonquin Fishing Charters. John filleted our fish and we can assure you they were...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Renato D
Reviewed September 1, 2018

My group booked two full days with John and there was rarely a dull moment. John put us on the fish all day long and made sure that we all went home with several coolers full. If you are looking to experience West Coast Fishing...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank BrettP963
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Third time we've been out on Megabite with John and the fishing gets better!!! Great boat, great skipper and great fishing! Will be back definitely for more...

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank elisecatchpole
Reviewed August 4, 2018

This past week Captain John took my family of 5 out for a spot of fishing. It was the single best fishing excursion we've had because of John's top notch character, local knowledge, and sincerity in doing his work. We visited Tofino for our holiday...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank bigyam77
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

Catching a Pacific salmon mooching was right at the top of my bucket list and I did it in style with our excellent guide John Nikiforuk.A 25lb Chinook plus several other Chinooks and Cohos for April and I plus other species. John is one of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank DelElliott
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

1st place for halibut in the 9th annual saltwater water classic. Captain John on the megabite was unbelievably good at putting us on the fish. We released multiple fish that we're too large to keep up too 100+ lbs for halibut and ended up winning...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Aaron B
Reviewed June 22, 2018

John is the best guide we could ask for and made our trip in Tofino really memorable. We caught a lot of fish ranging from salmon, cods, crabs, and rock fish. His experience on the sea is the key to catching this many fish as...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Zhe Ren C
Reviewed June 10, 2018

My husband and I just got back from a long weekend in Tofino, BC and, while I usually procrastinate like no other when it comes to writing reviews, I felt it would be irresponsible as heck of me not to get on this one right...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lisa C
Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

On May 20th a group of 5 of us went out with John Nikiforuk on the Mega Bite. John was an awesome guide, his experience on the water and his passion for catching fish is like nothing we had ever experienced. John knew the exact...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Jeff A
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 206 nearby hotels
Tofino Resort + Marina
101 reviews
.27 km away
Meares Vista Inn
48 reviews
.52 km away
Tofino Motel Harborview Ltd.
315 reviews
.64 km away
Schooner Motel
110 reviews
.96 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 3,140 nearby restaurants
RedCan Gourmet
325 reviews
.90 km away
Kuma Tofino
345 reviews
.70 km away
Tofino Coffee Co
172 reviews
.34 km away
Shelter Restaurant
2,818 reviews
.39 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,718 nearby attractions
Village Green
5 reviews
.36 km away
Surf Sister Surf School
207 reviews
.20 km away
Hymax Charters
26 reviews
.25 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
karenbM3905DW
September 2, 2018|
Answer
Response from bigyam77 | Reviewed this property |
Captain John was quite flexible. The question though is what you want to achieve in that time frame. To ensure a good outcome it is good to allocate sufficient time out on the water. However if that is not possible, getting... More
1
Vote
sam5v
April 9, 2017|
Answer
Response from john N | Property representative |
HI, The cost for two people for 6 hour trip is $750 for and 8 hour trip $1000 and we offer a day trip(10hrs) at $1200 rates are in Canadian dollars and do not include tax.
0
Votes