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Quesnel is well known for its uncrowded lakes and rivers, offering a world-class experience for all types of anglers. Whether you prefer fly fishing or deep water fishing, rivers or lakes, you can find it all here. Local guide outfitters are available to take you to some of the best places in the region. You might find yourself the only person on the lake at early sunrise, your only competition the bears and birds that live nearby.

Note: Rods, reels, augers and tackle boxes can be borrowed free of charge from the Quesnel Visitor Centre.

Cariboo Rivers Fishing & Wilderness Adventures

Cariboo Rivers Fishing & Wilderness Adventures are professional angling guides that specialize in fly fishing in the Cariboo region. The guides will take you on a floating raft trip on lakes for up to 14 days, or you have the opportunity to ride a helicopter over the Cariboo to fish various lakes in the same day! Your trip is completely customizable to suit your schedule and skill level.

Contact Doug Mooring today to make a reservation! Phone: 250-991-8114  Email:


Quesnel and surrounding area are home to plentiful and diverse wildlife. Through careful management practices, wildlife in the area continues to thrive playing an important role in our lives. The lifestyle of hunting for nourishment is alive and well in Quesnel, many families preferring to feed their families with what the land provides. Hunters can choose from various licensed outfitters to guide them through exclusive terrain, while ensuring that all game is hunted ethically and sustainably. Local outfitters have been in the business for years, using responsible practices to ensure future generations of wildlife will continue to flourish.

Cariboo Mountain Outfitters

Big game hunting and angling experts, Cariboo Mountain Outfitters have been operating in the Cariboo region for decades. They offer guided hunting trips for Moose, Grizzly Bear, Black Bear, Wolves, Mountain Lion and Lynx with various transportation methods such as jet boats, ATVs and small boats. Their guided fishing tours are offered in two to five day packages and can be tailored to suit your needs. Visit their website for more information!

Big Country Outfitters

Big Country Outfitters offers true wilderness hunts by sticking to traditional methods of guiding and outfitting. They guide groups and individuals through some of the highest moose, bear and elk density areas in the province. Choose from a fully outfitted rifle or bowhunting for other game such as Grizzly, Mule and Whitetail Deer, Cougar, Timberwolf and more. There's also the opportunity for upland game bird hunting and spectacular fishing!

The number of hunts available each year are limited to ensure the highest quality experience and success rate, reservations must be made in advance.

Call: 1-877-482-8569  Email:



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