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Ocean Rambler Fishing Charters

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1784 Chandler Ave, Victoria, British Columbia V8S 1N6, Canada
+1 250-818-3029
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Salmon Finder!

Once again a Fantastic trip! With Steve and Ocean Rambler out of Ucluelet. Crazy excitement with... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Emily_Cinderella
This is the Charter you want in Ukee!

Looking for fish? Steve finds them and with 18+ years experience he knows where to go. Want an... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bean y
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Fantastic salmon and halibut fishing is just one part of your experience with us on Vancouver island, BC. You will also have the opportunity to view some of British Columbia's most amazing wildlife. Whales, eagles and black bears are just some of the most common wildlife you will see on your adventure with us!
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“captain steve” (8 reviews)
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1784 Chandler Ave, Victoria, British Columbia V8S 1N6, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Once again a Fantastic trip! With Steve and Ocean Rambler out of Ucluelet. Crazy excitement with lots of doubles and a triples. So much fun landing Chinook and Coho. Weather was super hot one day and chilly/damp the next so pack clothes for all weather.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for fish? Steve finds them and with 18+ years experience he knows where to go. Want an adventure? The views along BC’s rugged coastline are amazing. We saw eagles and dolphins (and seagulls :P). Professional, experienced, great equip, sturdy boat, friendly, answers any questions...More

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oceanrambler, Owner at Ocean Rambler Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Looking forward too the next trip!Cheers

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My second adventure with Capt Steve on the ocean Rambler. This trip I brought my girl and my dad. The 28ft Bertram handled the 15ft swells all day and of course the top notch gear on board performed once hooked up to any and all...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went fishing june 30th. We had a good time even in bad weather. Bring your lunch, your beer and your raincoat. There is a toilet on the boat for the ladies ;). The Captain is a nice and fun guy who has a lot...More

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Reviewed May 16, 2018

Steve was awesome.Fantastic day.Great boat, excellent equipment.All round professional operation.Highly recommended. gavin

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Reviewed May 15, 2018

Steve is just awesome! We had an amazing time and caught some huge Salmon! His boat is well equipped with everything and he is extremely proffesional.

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Reviewed April 30, 2018

Went out with Ocean Rambler today and caught our limit in 4 hours. Dead flat out and fairly warm too.

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Reviewed March 17, 2018

My husband and I had an amazing day fishing with Steve. Landed our limit for salmon and took home some Dungeness crab as a bonus. His boat and equipment are well maintained and safe, and we were fortunate to have an amazingly sunny day with...More

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Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

Myself and a friend were recommended to contact Steve for a fishing Trip in Victoria. First off the boat is a solid West Coast fishing machine that has plenty of space and is very well equipped. Steve has years of local knowledge and is extremely...More

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Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

Steve is very knowledgeable, and will put you on fish.. Very comfortable boat, extremely sturdy! Spend an afternoon aboard the Ocean Rambler and went home with a limit of fresh Winter Springs and Crab. Highly recommended, and I will be back!

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oceanrambler, Owner at Ocean Rambler Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded February 16, 2018

Had a great trip with you guys look forward to the next trip!

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