Northwest of Vancouver and Bella Coola, the remote Dean River is popular with fly fishermen for its steelhead and Chinook Salmon.
The most popular section for fly fishing the Dean River is the lower 4.5km from the inlets of Queen Charlotte Sound upstream to the canyon entrance. There are numerous gravel bar sections that are perfect for fly fishing off. There is no road access so you will need to arrive by plane.
Overall, Dean River is the 13th most popular fly fishing river of all 16 fly fishing spots in British Columbia.