Hunting In Powell River
Hunting in the Powell River Area
The Powell River area has some of the best Blacktail hunting around. Logging over the past few years has opened up much more territory and created good hunting slashes. This has resulted in some of the nicest bucks being harvested recently. Prime time hunting season in Powell River is Nov. 1 to Nov. 20. Bring your fly rod and Oyster knife as there is also abundant seafood and lake fishing.
Hunting on Texada
Texada Island is one of Sansalone's favorite places to hunt Blacktail. Access
to Texada is via a 20 minute ferry ride from Powell River. Once there be
prepared to see some nice Blacktails and some of the nicest camping sites
around. Hunters are able to take 3 deer (2) off of Texada and chances are you
will not go home empty handed. This past year was one of the most productive
years on Texada, with some of the nicest bucks taken in a long time. Prime time
hunting season on Texada is Nov. 1 to Nov. 20. Also be sure to check you reg for
the junior and doe season.
Elk in the Powell River Area
Over the last several years, the Roosevelt Elk transplanted in
Powell River have done very well. So well that we now have a L.E.H Hunt every
year. Check your L.E.H. Synopsis for info on this. If you are lucky enough to
get a tag, make room in your freezer because chances are you will cut your
For a great outdoor experience and to get away from the crowds, come to
Powell River and enjoy - guaranteed you will not be disappointed.