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Cheakamus River




Spot Details

Details for Cheakamus River

Species in Cheakamus River:

Rainbow Trout, Cutthroat Trout, Bull Trout, Coho Salmon

Other Names -
Proxy City Squamish
Size (ha) 68.4km
Perimeter (km)
Max Depth (m)
Road Access Paved
Hike (km)
Activities None
Stocked Fish Yes
GPS 49*49*00"N, 123*9'00"W
F/W Region R-2
Water Type River
Altitude (m)
Mean Depth (m)
Water Access Shore
Boat Launch No
Facilities Natural
Angler Usage Rare
Special Notes: Map marker shows the river location. Bait ban, release all Steelhead. Bull Trout fishing is best in winter(October to May). There is retention for hatchery Coho, check regulations for openings. The Cheakamus is an excellent steelhead stream and frequently produces better results than the Squamish. Besides steelhead the Cheakamus supports a hatchery enhanced run of salmon and a few resident rainbow trout.
Map of Cheakamus River


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Additional Info

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