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Hunting Tours on Vancouver Island

Vancouver Island offers a variety of game species to hunt. Some of these game animals cannot be hunted anywhere else in Canada! For some who want to know how to plan a trip for hunting on Vancouver Island, there are tours perfect for all skill levels, whether you are a beginner or an experienced hunter. With several hunting method options and outfitters, we try to make your hunting trip one of the best in BC. It is recommended to choose your hunting adventure according to your physical abilities, your preferred method of hunting, the best season to hunt, and on top of them, the BC Law.

How to Book a Hunting Trip on Vancouver Island

Contact us and book far a customized guided hunting trip through our online booking form (Please see details below) or choose from the premade hunting packages. If you are not sure which tour package is proper for you, consult with the Vanisle Hunters team. We make sure your plan is personalized, safe, and memorable!

Fall Raccoon Hunting 2022

Fall Raccoon Hunting 2022

A One-day Raccoon Hunting Tour in Victoria

Winter Duck & Goose Hunting 2022

Winter Duck & Goose Hunting 2022

A Two-day Duck & Goose Hunting Tour in Port Hardy

Spring Bear Hunting 2022

Spring Bear Hunting 2022

A Five-day Black Bear Hunting and Camping Tour in Port Alberni

Customize Your Hunting Trip on Vancouver Island


Bear
Cougar
Deer
Elk
Wolf
Duck & Goose
Grouse
Pheasant
Snowshoe Hare
Raccoon
Band-tailed pigeon

Vancouver Island Hunting Trips Common Questions

The price of hunting tours on Vancouver Island has a wide range. It depends on the type of game you hunt, the duration of your trip, the camp and amenities, and rentals.
It highly depends on the species you plan to hunt on Vancouver Island. But north of the island is an area with maximum chances to find several game animals like black bear, cougar, wolf, snowshoe hare, and elk. Deer can be found all over Vancouver Island. Central and south of the island are where you can expect to see waterfowls. Upland game birds like grouse prefer upper elevations like mountains. Hunters interested in pheasants can locate them south of the island. Remember that there are several protected areas on Vancouver Island where no hunting is allowed.
There is a wide range of hunting opportunities, from a single-day small game hunting trip at a low price to multi-day trips. You can find the preferred one or book a customized trip. For hunters' satisfaction, we considered discounts for some packages booking together. Read the highlight section of each premade tour for more information.
The duration of your hunting trip may vary from a whole day to multiple days.
After you booked for a hunting tour we will send you information regarding the specific requirements for your trip.
According to the Hunting and Trapping Regulations Synopsis, non-resident and non-resident alien hunters are required to be accompanied by a guide outfitter, assistant guide outfitter or a holder of a permit to accompany at all times when hunting big game, regardless of the type of licence they have. Non-residents can hunt small game unaccompanied if hunting under a non-resident or non-resident alien unrestricted licence. Individuals hunting under a non-resident or non-resident alien restricted licence must be accompanied by a guide outfitter, an assistant guide outfitter or a holder of a permit to accompany at all times while hunting.
It is unlawful to hunt game animals, except migratory game birds, from one hour after sunset to one hour before sunrise. To find out the time of sunrise and sunset, consult a local newspaper or check the Sunrise/Sunset Calculator.