Hooked On Sooke offers fishing and cruising charters in comfort and style on board The Rig, a 42' Bertram Sport fisher, moored at the government wharf in Sooke, just a 45 minute scenic drive from Victoria, the capital of British Columbia. The Rig provides resort style, unforgettable saltwater fishing/cruising adventures with the chance to catch trophy-size salmon and halibut while enjoying the breathtaking, natural scenery of the west coast of Vancouver Island - long recognized as offering some of the best salt water fishing on the Pacific Northwest.
The Rig, a 42' Bertram Sport fisher, is equipped with state-of-the-art navigation and fish-finding technology including new sonar and 3d down imaging. Powered by twin diesel engines, it has a cruising speed of 16- 19 km/h (10-12 mph) and a top speed of 48 km/h (30 mph) which will get you out to some of the best Pacific salmon fishing on the coast in just 15 minutes from the dock. The large open cockpit allows for four rods while trolling, increasing your odds of snagging the big one.
The interior has been fully updated to offer stylish comfort and entertainment features. With her spacious lounge, roomy cockpit, modern toilet facilities and well equipped galley, she is ideally suited for any occasion; corporate retreats, family reunions, pre/post wedding jaunts, birthdays and anniversaries. Special arrangements can be made for memorials at sea.. Guests are able to fix snacks or prepare meals - handy for those early morning departures. Beds are available for those who would like to catch a nap.
A cruise/and/or fishing excursion on The Rig is a great way for families, friends and special gatherings to enjoy the beautiful waters and scenery off the southwest coast of Vancouver Island.