The fishing trip of a lifetime awaits you 50 km north of Prince Rupert, B.C. A 15-minute scenic helicopter will whisk you to the lodge and the waters beyond it.

Getting here

Chartered or private flights

Please schedule your flight to arrive in Prince Rupert by 1:30 p.m.

The helicopter leaves for Eagle Pointe Lodge at 2:00 p.m. (cost is included)

Ground crew will transfer your luggage to the helicopter


Commercial flights

Air Canada operates regular service from Calgary and Vancouver to Prince Rupert.

For 2023, flights arrive at 3:25 p.m., so you'll have to stay overnight in Prince Rupert.

Air Canada and WestJet also fly to Terrace, B.C. If you are arriving in Terrace please let us know, and we’ll arrange a shuttle (at your expense) to bring you to Prince Rupert.

We have limited seats blocked off for guests on the Prince Rupert flights. Please book promptly to take advantage of availability and rates.

To book air travel and accommodation in Prince Rupert, call Maritime Travel at 1-800-969-6997

Guests who need to arrive late or leave early must charter their own float plane.

Cost is approximately $1,050.

Contact Inland Air at 1-888-624-2577 or 250-624-2577

m.EPL Weather

Into each life…

Eagle Pointe Lodge sits in a temperate rainforest. That makes for stunning scenery and a distinct climate. Summer can be moist and temperatures range from about 7 C to 18 C, so pack warm clothes. We’ll supply the rain gear.

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Driving to Prince Rupert

The Trans-Canada Highway will get you to Prince Rupert. You can park at Inland Air. Just give them a call to let them know you’re coming.

To get to the airport and helicopter in time, you’ll need to take the 1:00 p.m. Digby Island Ferry.

See ferry schedule

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What to bring

Our weather can be changeable, so bring lots of layers. Be sure to include a warm jacket or hoodie. It’s also wise to pack:

  • Gloves
  • Sunglasses
  • Toiletries

You won’t have access to your room upon arrival, so travel in clothes that you can go fishing in. (We’ll supply the rain gear and boots.)

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EPL Packing

Frequently asked questions