Heli-Fishing Trips in BC

Let our 19 years of heli-fishing experience take you to some spectacular fly fishing for bull trout and coho salmon. Imagine taking a helicopter into a remote mountain lake or coastal river for a day of fun-filled fly fishing enjoyment and spectacular scenery. Come experience heli-fishing in British Columbia - Remote fly fishing at it's finest!
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A True Remote Fly Fishing Wilderness Experience. Fly Fish British Columbia's Best Coastal Wild Salmon and Trout Streams!

Whistler Fishing Guides

Heli-Fly Fishing Trips

The Experience of a lifetime

Heli-fishing is available year-round! Depending on the time of year you can fish for giant bull trout, wild rainbows or salmon and steelhead in some of the most pristine rivers available!
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All trips Include the Following:

  • One Professional Angling Guide  for every 2-3 guests
  • Premium Fly Fishing Gear including SAGE Rods and Reels and SIMMS Waders and Boots required for the trip and flies and instruction!
  • Transportation to and from your accommodation or designated meeting location
  • A fabulous lunch with beverages is provided on all full day trips
  • Trips usually start between 6am - 8am and end between 4pm-6pm, however, departure and finish times are discussed to meet your needs

Prices do not include 5% GST Tax or gratuities. Clients will also be required to purchase a BC Freshwater Fishing License and applicable tags. Group trips of 4 or more will have a 20% gratuity added to the trip.

Call or email now to begin planning your heli-fishing trip. These trips are limited and require advanced planning. Please inquire online or call us at 604-938-4458.

2019 Season

For the summer of 2019 we offer fly fishing for wild rainbow trout, bull trout, cutthroat trout, and pink salmon. Mid to late September the coho salmon will begin to return to our system followed by the chum in late October and November.

We will also be offering sea-run bull trout fishing in late June through August on our popular heli-fishing trips.

Reservation Policy

All persons on a guided trip will be required to sign a liability waiver. A deposit within 2 days of booking will confirm your reservation.

Cancellation Policy

A deposit within 2 days of booking will confirm your reservation. The balance is due 30 days prior to your trip. We are a small operation and cancellations significantly affect us. Once you have booked a trip with us our lives are on hold for you. Therefore, we uphold a strict cancellation policy. We will happily refund your deposit, less a 15% cancellation fee if you cancel at least 90 days prior to arrival. Post this time we regret that no refund is possible.

What To Bring

June to September
  • Favorite fishing hat
  • Sunglasses (polarized preferred)
  • Pants / jeans (shorts not recommended)
  • Waterproof jacket
  • Dress in layers (no cotton)
    • T-shirt
    • Long sleeved shirt
    • Wool or thermal socks (no cotton)
  • Camelback suggested for river trips

Helicopter Fly Fishing near Whistler, BC

At Valley Fishing Guides, we offer some of the most unique, helicopter fly fishing trips near Whistler, Squamish, and Pemberton in beautiful British Columbia, Canada. In addition to the pleasure of fishing pristine lakes and rivers, the helicopter trip makes this an adventure you won't soon forget. Enjoy sweeping views of snow-capped mountains, lush forests, and crystal clear lakes and rivers that you can't find anywhere else.

Depending on the season, you can expect to fish for giant bull trout, wild rainbows or salmon and steelhead in some of the most pristine rivers in North America. Our exceptional team of guides bring an unparalleled experience in fishing the Sea To Sky systems.

What is Heli-Fishing?

Helicopter fishing trips are exactly what the name implies. Your experience begins with transportation to and from our designated meeting location in Squamish or Whistler, where we will board your own private helicopter with your guides. From there, we will lift off and fly over the indescribable beauty of the British Columbia wilderness. View our heli-fishing gallery and get inspired! From there, we will arrive in a dream fishing location that will take your breath away.

At Valley Fishing Guides, we provide all the gear you will need to set you up for success. We use only premium Sage rods and reels, flies, and will provide your group with Simms waders and boots. Be sure to check out the "What to Bring" list above depending on the season. Yes, we offer year-round heli fishing trips! Regardless of the season, you'll want to think about dressing in layers to make sure you're comfortable throughout the day. From there, our guides will provide instruction based on your experience level. Beginners should not be afraid of heli-fishing trips. Our experienced guides are there to make sure you enjoy every minute and are true professionals when it comes to fly fishing instruction. Even the most experienced fly fishers have commented on taking away new skills, without overbearing instruction. We also include a fabulous lunch and beverages on all our guided heli-fishing trips.

What Fish Species will we fish?

Because we fish year-round, the types of fish we will see will vary with seasonality. Depending on the time of year, we will fish for bull trout, wild rainbows or salmon and steelhead. Check out our page with more information on the different species seasons we fish.

How much does helicopter fishing cost?

Whether you are an experienced fly fisher, or simply want to experience the best of British Columbia’s backcountry rivers, helicopter fishing should be on your bucket list. We can provide you a quote for your dream heli fishing trip after speaking with you to understand your goals for your personal day of heli-fly fishing. Each trip is customized to group size and various other factors.  Use this form to start your inquiry, or just give us a call at 604-938-4458.

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"Fishing in Beautiful Squamish, BC"

"Clint and Ryan took my buddies and I on an incredibly beautiful fishing trip. If you have never been to the Squamish Valley area you are missing out on beautiful rivers, mountains and scenery. We had a great experience and would highly recommend this trip to anyone."

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