SilverFox Marine Charters
Vancouver Island BC  |  250-927-2849

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The Boat

SilverFox Marine Charters has full liability insurance in place, and certified by Transport Canada. The SilverFox has a covered rear deck to keep our guests shaded from the sun, and sheltered from the rain. Equipped with two steering stations with controls. Built-in 115 volt a.c. powered freezer, refrigerated fish cooler and standard 12 volt Norcold refrigerator. Electric powered toilet, shower, 150 gals (678 liters) fresh water, Complete Galley: Microwave, salad bar, sink, etc. 600 lb (272 kg.) Davit, 12ft (3.66meters) Achilles Inflatable Raft c/w/ 6 h.p. Johnson, 6 man Beaufort Life Raft and all necessary safety equipment. (C.S.I.) Canada Transport Inspected. Complete fishing gear. Licensed Skippers. The SilverFox comfortably sleeps 4 guests Cruising range: 600 miles. 


The Silverfox comfortably sleeps 4 guests two in the forward birth, and two guests in the main salon.

The galley is equipped with a fridge, stove and oven, toaster, fresh ground coffee maker, pots and pans, dishes, cutlery, spices and cooking oil.

Washing & Facilities:
150 gallons potable water.
Electric marine head and shower.
Hot water on demand.

Length: 37ft. stretched Farrell design, heavy commercial fibreglass hull, 40 ft.o.a. ( 12.5 meters)
Beam: 11' 6" (3.52 meters)
Draft: 5'6" (1.68 meters)
Power: 903 Cubic Inch Cummins Diesel with 509 Twin-Disc transmission c/w trolling gear.
Electrical: 3-1500 watt 110volt invertors, Kubota Diesel Genset ( A.C./D.C.). modern electronics and navigational aids
Heat: Dickinson Diesel Cabin Heater, Dickinson Diesel Stove

Paul Barnes

Born and raised on Vancouver Island, Paul has always been passionate about the outdoors with a keen interest in being on the water.

Your Host, Captain & Guide

SilverFox Marine Charters Ltd. Is owned and operated by Paul Barnes. Born and raised on Vancouver Island, Paul has always been passionate about the outdoors with a keen interest in being on the water. Paul first travelled down the Alberni Canal and into Barkley Sound back in 1990 and was facinated with the marine life and scenary. Paul has experienced the BC coast working as a commercial diver in the aquaculture industry and believes Barkley Sound is one of the most beautiful places coastal Vancouver Island, British Columbia has to offer. Paul is passionate about our coastal environment and history and looks forward to sharing with you an experience that will not be soon forgotten.

Transport Canada Certified

• 60 T Limited Masters
• Small Vessel Operator Proficiency SVOP 4
• Marine Emergedncy Duties Med A2
• Marine Emergency Duties Med A3
• Restricted Operator Certificate
• Maritime (Radio) ROC-M 1
• Marine First Aid
• WCB Certified Commercial Diver

SilverFox Marine Charters
Vancouver Island BC

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