FISHING KYUQUOT SOUND 

Sports Fishing Kyuquot Vancouver Island B.C. for Trophy Salmon and Halibut

Halibut Limits

Kyuquot Halibut Size Limit Increase

This year the new size limit is 133cm up from 126cm and 90cm from 83cm last year.  So what does this mean for you?  Bigger Halibut!!!  Approximately 10 pounds bigger for your large Halibut and 5 pounds bigger for your small Halibut. So we are fishing for 70 pound and 20 pound Halibut.

Possession Limits:

Effective until further notice:

- The maximum length for halibut is 133cm.
- The daily limit for halibut is one (1).
- The possession limit for halibut is two (2), only one of which may be greater than 90cm in length.
- Annual limit of six (6)Halibut per licence holder) as authorized under the 2016/2017 Tidal Waters Sport Fishing Licence.

- All halibut retained by the licence holder shall be immediately recorded in ink on the 2016-2017 Tidal Waters Sport Fishing Licence. The area from which each halibut is caught and its length shall immediately be recorded on license.