Steep Island Lodge is an all inclusive private island
where our guests experience all the natural beauty, fabulous
fishing and all the wild life and scenery the west coast of
British Columbia has to offer.
in the heart of Discovery Passage, Steep Island is the perfect
starting point to set off on a days sports fishing
enjoying the streams on Vancouver Island and the mainland
taking part in an eco-adventure
or diving. And with
Steep Island Lodge you receive their friendly personable and
attentive service along with luxurious accommodations.
Steep Island Lodge can accommodate groups of up to 22 guests,
and it is the perfect setting for a family or Corporate Group
get-together. Groups of 12 and more can also have the island,
and Steep Island Lodge, reserved exclusively for their group.
Guests of Steep Island Lodge will enjoy their own private
cedar cabins over looking Discovery Passage providing you
with fantastic ocean views, the passing cruise ships, the
mountains of Vancouver Island and breathtaking sunsets. Our
cabins are uniquely decorated with attention given to your
comfort and pleasure. Wood stoves and duvet comforters add
to the cozy and relaxing atmosphere.
Now to Fishing!!! Discovery Passage is a southern
migration route for all 5 species of Pacific Salmon. Steep
Island's location in the Passage makes an ideal take off point
to get you to the areas where the fish are moving through.
Our guides are all professional local owner / operators who
offer you the best fishing opportunities. All boats are 21
to 25 ' cruiser style covered boats, equipped with all the
amenities. They are all meticulously maintained, professionally
equipped and Transport Canada approved. Our guides at Steep
Island Lodge take pride in their boats and their fishing expertise,
and enjoy sharing their experience and knowledge with you.
The exquisite natural settings of lakes, rivers and streams
on Vancouver Island also attract anglers from around the world.
Steelhead are present almost year round with both summer runs
and winter runs moving through the local rivers. Trout are
also present in the local rivers year round, as well as seasonal
runs of salmon. Other species such as pinks, Chinook, Coho
and Chum fill the rivers in the fall. The fishing action can
be non stop. We also offer spring and fall Freshwater Heli-Fishing
packages that include accommodation, meals, helicopter &
guide with access to remote wilderness rivers.
The list of "things to see and do " during your
vacation to Steep Island Lodge can go on and on --- from aerial
tours by helicopter or plane, to visiting salmon enhancement
sites, Native Museums, and other local places of interest.
In the fall a popular event is to snorkel down the Campbell
River, as the Salmon are heading up river. It is an amazing
ride! Don't forget your cameras, Discovery Passage and surrounding
areas are truly a photographers dream. Other vacation ideas
include hiking, diving, and golfing just to name a few.
Relax on an eco-tour with Steep Island Lodge in the comfort
aboard our safe, fast Transport Canada approved 32 foot Daigle
tour boat. Imagine the magic of Desolation Sound, Discovery
Islands and Johnstone Strait as you catch the spirit of the
whale (orcas, minkes and grays), listen to the sea lions,
frolic with the Pacific white-sided dolphins or see bears
on the shore lines. Eagles and other water fowl are plentiful
along these coast lines. You may also have the opportunity
to see pictographs or Petroglyphs, rock paintings and carvings,
left by the aboriginal peoples of the west coast.
a special family holiday and spend it here where you will
have privacy and tranquility for an intimate get together
on your own island. Steep Island is located in the famous
Discovery Passage approximately half way up the east coast
of Vancouver Island. We are situated between the City
of Campbell River and Quadra Island.
British Columbia, Canada
Host, Chantal Krantz looks forward to seeing you at Steep
Island Lodge and invites you to check out the full website
Steep Island Lodge
P.O. Box 699, Campbell River,
British Columbia, Canada V9W 6J3