Discovery Fishing Pier
665 Island Highway
Phone: 250-914-1868 (Discovery Pier Concession)
Experience living history and culture first hand at Canada’s first salt water fishing pier. The Pier extends 150 feet from the shore, is 600 feet long and provides access to high quality recreational fishing. The Pier is open 24 hours a day, is wheelchair accessible and is fully lit. It has built-in rod holders, bait stands, fish cleaning tables, covered areas, picnic tables and benches. The concession stand is famous with locals for their delicious ice cream cones and wraps and is open 7:00am – dusk May to October and provides rod and tackle rentals, licenses and snacks.
The pier is located beside the Government Wharf in downtown Campbell River, close to a variety shops, restaurants and unobstructed views of Discovery Passage. This area is home to the Discovery Passage Aquarium, Maritime Heritage Centre, and the renowned Pier Street Farmer’s Market.