Fly-In Wilderness River Drift

This fly-in fishing adventure is unlike anything else. Your morning begins at the Tofino harbour at the float plane dock. From there, you and your group will be flown to a pristine mountain lake. The location is an angler’s paradise. Once at the drop off point, you will begin your river drift in a 13′ self-bailing raft with an oar frame. It is perfectly designed for safety and comfort down the mountain stream.

Along the way you will have a chance to hook steelhead, cutthroat and coho depending on the season. The decision is yours whether to use a spin caster or a fly rod.


  • Take off from float plane dock typically at 8AM
  • Drift for the majority of the day through a gentle mountain stream
  • Mid-day picnic lunch on the river bank
  • Drain into a secluded ocean bay, where the plane will fly in to pick you up at the end of the day
  • Return to float plane dock by about 6PM

What’s Included

  • All fishing equipment
  • Airfare

What to Bring

  • Pre-purchased fresh-water angling license
  • Warm clothing and rain gear
  • Please bring any food or beverages of your choice. If you require help coordinating this, please contact our booking office at 1.855.726.3828
Trip Details
25'-27' Vessel rates
Full Day
8-10 Hours
Starting at $950 /person
28'-30' Vessel rates

Departing: Float plane dock @ 8:00 am

Charter: Private float plane or helicopter, 13' self-bailing raft

*Pricing per person based on 1-2 people and includes flights. Larger groups and Walk 'n Wade options also available

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What they are Saying

I have been salmon fishing for 31 years in B.C. waters. I have fished from Victoria to the Queen Charlotte Islands. I have chartered with small and large operators. Fishing with Blake at Cleanline Sportfishing is second to none. Blake provides a great experience that is fun, safe and at a very reasonable cost. My friend and I are booked again this year–we can’t wait! Blake is an excellent fisherman and a pleasant guide. I would recommend Blake’s fishing charter to anyone.

— J. Mabee, Kamloops BC