🇨🇦 Adventure Driven Professionals Ready To Hook You Up 🇨🇦

45695 Cartmell Rd, Chilliwack, British Columbia V2P 8C4, Canada

(604) 701-9434 Brandonwootton88@gmail.com

Mainlanders SportFishing

Mainlanders SportFishing
~Sturgeon fishing Charters~

Mainlanders SportFishing

Mainlanders SportFishing
~Sturgeon fishing Charters~

Providing World Class Fishing Adventures for Sturgeon and Salmon on the Fraser River in Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada.


Providing World Class Fishing Adventures for Sturgeon and Salmon on the Fraser River in Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada.

-Twenty years Experience-99% Success rate-LARGE STURGEON SPECIALIST

We Love to talk fishing, give us a Call for a Report 1 (604) 701-9434

This Could Be You!

Fraser river sturgeon guide with a nice fish out of Chilliwack on a charter


The Fraser River is home to North America's largest freshwater game fish - the white sturgeon. Our guides are dialed in, and consistently hooking clients up with these magnificent ancient fish. Sturgeon are explosive fighters often jumping multiple times when you engage with them in a battle causing you to  hang on for dear life. These fish are active feeders; not always scavengers but hunters of live prey. Virtually unchanged for 200 million years, Sturgeon are true living dinosaurs that can reach upwards of 15 feet in length and weigh up to 1800 pounds. An experience every fisherman/fisherwomen needs to cross off their bucket list. Sturgeon fishing really starts to heat up in early spring as the first food sources enter the river. The fishing remains great right until  the end of November.


Our Boats

 Our guide boats are between 20-24 feet in length. all boats Are covered, and heated. All our boats are registered commercially, and maintained regularly for peak performance. We take pride in providing top of the line fishing equipment for our clients. Every boat is equipped with the latest in technology, Humming bird Side image depth finders with GPS. This technology helps us set up in the best locations and see the fish for Optimal  success. We Provide  a large cooler for Food and drinks. Also a small BBQ is available at clients request. Fishing wadders, bait, tackle, fishing rods for any style of fishing, sunscreen, bug spray, camera man. Provided on every charter.      

Vedder River Chinook salmon fishing charters


Every year millions of salmon migrate up the Fraser River to their birth streams to complete the salmon life cycle - hatch, migrate, spawn and die.  With this, the Mighty Fraser offers a host of  world class  fishing opportunities. Here you will find chinook, sockeye, pink and coho salmon. Chinook salmon can weigh up to 50 lbs. We offer many different techniques to target salmon here: spey fishing, float fishing, fly fishing, bar fishing and spin fishing. Our salmon season usually starts early August and runs right till the middle of November. We will accommodate any style or skill level when it come to salmon fishing. 

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Mainlanders SportFishing

45695 Cartmell Rd, Chilliwack, British Columbia V2P 8C4 Canada

(604) 701 - 9434

Booking Information

Largest sturgeon in the Fraser river caught on a sturgeon fishing charter with Brandon Wootton

   At Mainlanders Sportfishing we offer many trip options, four, Six, Eight, and Ten hour adventures, multiple day fishing packages, airport pick up, lunches, dinner, hotel. We host bachelor parties, bachelorette parties, birthday parties, corporate fishing adventures For team building, Sturgeon fishing derby’s. We will arrange every detail of your fishing holiday, and accommodate any event. 


 We have a team of adventure driven guides that want to put you on monster Sturgeon every time. We are a active member of the Fraser valley guides association. Anyone fishing with us will be participating in the tagging/tracking of white sturgeon on the Fraser River, collecting data for the Fraser river sturgeon conservation society. 

  We offer a first class experience in a relaxed environment. Let us be apart of your adventure, we take pride in creating unforgettable fishing experiences for our clients.


 ** Please note - charter dates fill fast. book your adventure well in advance **

50% deposit required upon booking. 30 days notice of date change or cancellation is required. If inadequate notice is given deposit is non-refundable.  

Payment methods include:  

 E-transfer/cash/cheque/credit card


We specialize in targeting large Sturgeon

🦖The Real Life Jurassic Park 🦖


Accommodations in Chilliwack

Conservation is our priority

Brandon Wootton Professional Guide and fraser River sturgeon best time fishing charter Vancouver bc

Professional Guide & Owner

My name is Brandon Wootton. I have been living and fishing in the Fraser Valley all of my life. Over the last twenty years I have developed a talent to catch sturgeon and salmon. At the age of 20 I started sharing my passion for fishing with others. Since then I have never looked back. I have been guiding people from all over the world. Being a part of your fishing adventure is what I live for. We guarantee you a successful and safe experience. I am a active member of the Fraser Valley Guides  Association, and a proud member of the Fraser River Sturgeon Conservation Society. Playing a  active role in the Tagging, tracking and Monitoring of the Sturgeon population On the Fraser River. Anyone who joins us will help in our conservation efforts In learning more about these  precious fish. 

Fishing License

 Anyone 16 yrs and over will require a freshwater fishing license to angle in British Columbia. Also, a conservation stamp is needed for the species you intended to target. For example - sturgeon, salmon, steelhead. Follow this link to buy a fishing licence: http://www.fishing.gov.bc.ca/ You must have a signed, PRINTOUT copy of your fishing License on you while fishing. Please make sure this is a priority.

Provided on every Charter

~Professional, Licensed, Fishing Guide who Does  minimum 100 charters a season.

~Top of the line fishing equipment.

~Fishing waders to keep you dry.

~Bug spray, Sunscreen, water, cooler.  

~Top of the Line technology, GPS Fish finders to ensure every time your guides anchor is dropped fish are behind the boat. 

~Bait, tackle, heated Covered Jet boat. 

~ Photographer, we take pride in capturing those special moments for our clients. 

~A BBQ for client  use, on the boat,or shore. 

For The Kids

At Mainlanders, children under 16 yrs, fish for free. These children must be accompanied by an adult.

Did You Know

 White Sturgeon will grow their whole life, as long as they have access to food. 

 The Fraser River population has access to food Nine months of the year, this is why you will find the largest Sturgeon on the planet here in Chilliwack.  

 Sturgeon are active hunters, they will Stun live Salmon and bait fish by swimming full tilt into them, then sucking them up whole. They do all this by smell and vibration, as their eyes are small and useless in the muddy Fraser River. they also, eat salmon eggs, Eels, rotting salmon, eulachon. 

Lunch Options

~BBQ lunch on the water $30 per Person 

~Packed lunch $25 per Person

~We Provide BBQ NO charge

~Catered Southern BBQ pulled pork or Brisket with Side. $30 per person. (Minimum 20 People for this option)


Creating Memorable Fishing Experiences Is What We Do