During the 22nd Annual BC’s Family Fishing Weekend, June 18 – 20, 2021 (which is also Father’s Day weekend) Canadians can fish LICENCE FREE on both salt and fresh water (certain rules and regulations do apply though – check with your local tackle shop or FFW event if you have any questions or concerns.  Make sure to visit the BC Family Fishing website.

In non-COVID years the BC Family Fishing Weekend is packed with family-events offering training, assistance, and fun. Due to the COVID restrictions the events can’t happen in 2021. However there is a FREE Family Fishing webinar happening June 12.

Schedule: June 12 9am – 5pm

  • 9:00 to 9:40 – It’s A Trout Life
  • 10:00 to 11:00 – Learn to Fish Families
  • 11:00 to 12:00 – Lure Making
  • 12:00 to 13:00 – Hatchery Tour
  • 13:00 to 14:00 – Learn to Fish Adults
  • 14:00 to 15:00 – Fly Tying
  • 15:00 to 16:00 – Fishing Ethics and Etiquette
  • 16:00 to 17:00 – Accessible Fishing

The virtual event is free to attend but all participants must pre-register HERE.

BC Family Fishing Weekend:

Dates: June 18 – 20, 2021
Location: visit the map to discover great fishing spots in BC
Website: www.gofishbc.com