Tourism Operators / Bus Tours

Tourism Operators and Bus Tours are permitted on site during the Salute to the Sockeye.

The Society does provide a guided tour program for Bus Tour Operators, and Commercial Private Clients. If you wish to book one of the limited number of Bus Tour Guides available, please email “eventcoordinator@salmonsociety.com” with the topic of “Scheduled Tour”.  These tours are NOT walk-on guides, you will be met at the parking area.

For rates, please see below.

If you are hosting your own Bus Tours, or Guided Tours, you MUST acquire a special operating permit from BC Parks in order to conduct business within the park. To determine whether a business operations permit can be issued, please contact wes.dearmond @ gov.bc.ca. (no spaces)

Salute event admission fees apply in all cases, in addition to the guided tours rates below.

Admission/Event Fees:

  •  $2.00 per person for a commercial van (10 to 20 passenger capacity)
  • $60. per bus (21 to 40 passenger capacity)
  • $75. per bus (41+ passenger capacity)

Salmon Society Guided Tour rates:

Number of passengersInvestment
Minimum investment $ 100.00
Per passenger fee $ 10.00
Maximum fee $ 300.00

Salmon Society commercial guided  tours are available only by special arrangement and pre-booking.

Due to the high number of visitors to the park over the weekends, tours cannot, generally, be accommodated on Friday, Saturday, Sunday, or Holiday Monday.