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Western Canada's Largest Boat, Fishing, Hunting & Sportsmen's Show!

Posted on February 29th 2012, by BC Boat & Sportsmen's Show

Abbotsford, BC - Set your sights on the biggest and well-established 21st annual BC Boat & Sportsmen Show and the 9th annual BC Hunting Show, March 2nd to 4th, 2012 at Tradex in Abbotsford. Two great shows at one price.

Quick Facts:

  • Over 250 exhibitors and seminars for only $12.00
  • Hundreds of boats and ATV's, Fishing Gear, Camping Supplies and Lodges
  • Hunting Equipment, Archery, Camo Gear, Outfitters,
  • Keith Beasley, host of Canada in the Rough™ television show and editor of Ontario Monster Whitetails Magazine will be appearing.
  • As seen on CBC's The Dragons Den, John "Johnny Mac" McDowell will showcase his shake, rattle and paddle techniques designed for moose and elk.
  • The Sturgeon Slayers Present their Fly Fishing Film Tour.
  • FREE learn to Fly Cast and Learn to Fly Tie Demonstrations.

And so much more!

Show presenters are pleased to offer new "Hands on Seminars" with Pros Brian Chan, Peter Morrison, Keith Beasley, Othmar Vohringer and Phil Rowley.

The popular "Heads and Horns" feature returns for 2012. Hunters and enthusiasts are invited to bring in the heads, horns and antlers for professional scoring. You just may have one for the books!

The excitement continues with over $18,000.00 in prizes to be won including a 2012 Can-am Outlander. You could win a chance to fish at the Stoney Lake Lodge on Douglas Lake Ranch, or another fishing experience from Canadian Princess Resort. Visitors also have a chance to win a 3/4 day house boat rental from Twin Anchor Houseboats or a 3 night getaway from Kayanara Guest Ranch and Resort.

Sturgeon Slayers will be bringing the Fly Fishing Film Tour to Canada this March at the Sportsman show. This is the biggest Fly Fishing Film Tour in the world. They will be adding some hunting content as an added bonus to this show.

Admission Costs

Adults $12.00
Seniors (60+) $10.00
Students (6 - 16) $8.00
Kids (5 and under) Free
Family (max. 2 adults) $30.00

Show Hours

Friday, March 2nd 12 noon - 9 pm
Saturday, March 3rd 10 am - 8 pm
Sunday, March 4th 10 am – 5 pm

For all the exciting details, please visit and be prepared to be wowed at BC's biggest Boat & Sportsmen Show and the BC Hunting Show!

For all show enquiries, please call the show hotline at 604-864-6800 or toll free at 1-877-888-7111.

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