Hybrid Engine Fishing Boat; a First From Alberni Charters

Alberni Charters’ hybrid engine for fishing tranquility
This is a unique custom vacation with fishing, touring, lodging and seafood all in one: serious fishing or a combination trip with crabbing prawning and all the west coast favorite nautical experiences.

Alberni Charters in Port Alberni has been twice to the podium of Ducks Unlimited Fishing Derby. Owned and operated by Captain Orest Iwaszko (60 Ton Master Ltd. Captain, Transport Canada certified), this fishing guide is also distinct for his technology. Alberni Charters 34 foot CHB trawler, the Oracle is equipped with a hybrid trolling engine giving a quiet, clean and efficient trip with precise speed control.
Alberni Charters cruises Barkely Sound in the Oracle, and can comfortably sleep up to six guests, legally accommodating 12 persons so bring the whole family. The boat, a former Department of Fisheries vessel, has a spacious fishing deck, flying bridge, full galley and washroom. It is the perfect floating lodge. Port Alberni is the home port but during the summer Alberni Charters operates out of Bamfield, Poett Nook and Ucluelet. Salmon, halibut, bottomfish, as well as crabbing and prawning along with sightseeing and whale watching are part of this unique get-away.
What makes the experience more special is the boat trolls with a quiet hybrid / electric engine, sipping fuel and leaving a cleaner environment. The unique propulsion system, combined with the size and mass of the boat allow for precision in setting trolling speeds and keeping true to a tack; it makes for more efficient salmon trolling.
Orest Iwaszko, Captain of the Oracle said, “We have incredible fishing speed automation. Orest Storoshchuk, PhD has built an interface beyond imagination, featuring electric propulsion. Our vessel is fully loaded: generator, inverter, fridge, shower, washroom, and heat for your comfort in all weather.”
Salmon fishing is always productive, but this time of year you can join an overnight halibut challenge. The trip includes your individual halibut rod with 80 lb. Dacron, your bait, and bunk for the night. Orientation is on the Oracle at Poett Nook before heading out at 7 pm for the halibut grounds to start fishing and returning at 2 pm the next day. The catch will be divided among the group.
For more information or to arrange your “quiet” fishing adventure visit Alberni Charters on the web at http://albernicharters.com/ or email info@albernicharters.com or phone 1-250-735-6503.

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