Haggard Cove Resort - All Inclusive fishing vacation: Fishing gear, boats, lodging & meals. Charters available. | 250-468-6374 | PO. Box 307 Nanoose Bay, BC V9P 9J9

Fishing Resort FAQ – Clothing, Inclusions, Meals and Information

Fishing Resort, All Inclusive Fishing Packages - FAQ

Fishing Resort, All Inclusive Fishing Packages – FAQ

Our fishing resort in BC, Canada is one of a kind. In order to help prepare you for your fishing vacation, see below our frequently asked questions. We have compiled the most common questions people send us so you are prepared and as comfortable as possible during your stay at Haggard Cove Resort. Feel free to send us an email if you have any further questions. We will be happy to assist!

What Should I Bring on My Fishing Trip? – Clothing, Camera, Sunscreen and a Large Cooler

There are a number of things that you can bring to ensure that you enjoy and document your fishing trip. Some personal effects you may want to bring are sunscreen, a camera and a large cooler to take home your catch. Mornings and nights can be cool so bring jackets and long pants to ensure your comfort in all conditions. Rain gear is provided by Haggard Cove Resort.

How Do I to Your Fishing Resort in BC, Canada? – USA, Canada and Own Boat Arrival

In order to get to our fishing resort, most of our guests are from USA and Canada and like to drive up to our resort (and get on the ferry) and some prefer to take their own boat. For your convenience, here are the Canadian directions to our fishing resort in BC for whichever method of transportation you prefer. Click the links below for USA and if you want to take your own boat. Canadian Arrival: If you are driving, to Haggard Cove Resort, take Hwy 1 to Vancouver, B.C. Keep driving along Highway #1 (Trans Canada Hwy) which will lead you to Horseshoe Bay Ferry Terminal. From Horseshoe Bay, you will want to catch a Ferry going to Nanaimo on Vancouver Island. Once you arrive in Nanaimo, take Highway #19 North until you arrive at Highway #4. (Port Alberni Exit). Continue on Highway #4 West until you reach Port Alberni. This is roughly a 1 hour drive from Nanaimo to Port Alberni. From Port Alberni (you will need to stay in a hotel over night. We have great hotels we can recommend.) You have 3 Options travelling from Port Alberni to Haggard Cove Resort:
  1. A passenger and freight ferry named the ‘Frances Barkley’ leave Port Alberni every morning at 8am. It is a 2 hour ride which will arrive at roughly 11am. Free ample parking is available near the dock. After your visit with Haggard Cove Resort, you will depart from our dock on the ‘Frances Barkley’ at 4pm and arrive back in Port Alberni at approximately 630pm.
  2. For your convenience, we will make reservations at a motel/hotel of your choice if needed. We can also reserve a spot for your on the ‘Frances Barkley’ and or Water Taxi. click below for full directions from Canada, America or if you want to take your own boat:

What Do You Offer? – Fishing Trips and All Inclusive Fishing Vacation Packages

Fishing Gear - Rain Coats & Boots Available

Fishing Gear – Rain Coats & Boots Available

We offer a full fishing vacation experience from lodging, to meals, to guided trips. We can even arrange for your transportation and a hotel / motel if you have a long journey before you reach our resort. Our 4 Days and 3 Nights all-inclusive fishing trip / package includes: 4 Days and 3 Nights all-inclusive fishing trips / packages which includes:
  • 27 hours of Guided Fishing on 24 foot Boats
  • Lodging
  • All meals including wine with dinner
  • Fishing guides
  • Fishing gear
  • Fish storage and packaging
  • Rain gear and rubber boots if needed, etc.

What Do We Eat and When? – Continental Breakfast, Full Breakfast, Dinner and Dessert

All Inclusive Fishing Packages - Continental Breakfast

All Inclusive Fishing Packages – Continental Breakfast

When you stay at our resort, you can enjoy a continental breakfast, full breakfast, dinner and dessert. All of the food we serve is prepared using the finest ingredients. Our meals are sure to please!
  • Continental breakfast when we get up in the morning
  • Full breakfast when we come in from fishing at approximately 11:00am
  • Full 3 course dinner at approximately 4:00 p.m.
  • Desserts when we come in from fishing at approximately 9:00pm.

What Clothing Do I Need to Bring for My Fishing Trip?

Before you depart on your fishing adventure, we recommend that you bring enough clothing so that you are prepared for warm and cold weather, as well as have a backup top or bottom. We recommend that you bring 2 sets of outdoor clothing, socks, undergarments, one warm coat, one sweater, one pair of shorts, a hat and boat shoes (sneakers work great). Sunglasses are also recommended. Anti sea sickness medication is recommended. You will also need to buy a tidal waters fishing license or stop at the Fishing Hole in Port Alberni.

Contact Us for More Information About Our Fishing Resort or if You Have any Questions

If you have any questions about your fishing trip, need to clarify directions to Haggard Cove Fishing Resort or if you need assistance with reservations, please feel free to contact us. We are happy to make your trip as easy and as comfortable as possible.