Our Commitment

Quality and Safety

STS Guiding Service has been providing quality fishing charters and vacations since 1994, established by Vic and Teresa Carrao, STS has evolved from a single guide and boat to a team of some of the most skilled, talented and dedicated Sturgeon, Salmon, And Trout fishing guides in the Fraser Valley. 

Our professional angling guides are dedicated to giving you a fishing adventure second to none. Whether you are new to fishing or a skilled angler we have a guide that is right for you. During peak seasons we call upon our associate guides with BCSFG for help and carry as many as 15 full and part-time angling guides.

Safety and comfort are of great importance while spending time on any river, Our guides boats are some of the best-built boats in the industry and all guides boats are Transport Canada Certified as required by Canadian Law. Our guides are fully licensed by Ministry of Environment, trained and certified by British Columbia St John First Aid, and carry Marine Emergency Duties training. Some guides also carry Small Vessel Operators Proficiency which is required by law for anyone carrying 6 or more passengers.


Head guide Vic Carrao has been an industry leader since the early 90’s. Involved in the community, conservation and guiding industry Vic has been instrumental in building the Fraser Valley as a world-class fishing destination and sits on several working groups dedicated to Conservation initiatives, tourism, and other Sportfishing related groups. 

STS Guiding is also committed and supports the Fraser River Sturgeon Conservation Society by tagging thousands of White Sturgeon since 1994. 

Learn more about Sturgeon conservation and how you can help by visiting www.frasersturgeon.com 


Mission, British Columbia has been named Sturgeon Capital of the World for good reason. More sturgeon are caught & released in Mission than any other part of the Fraser River. In fact, 4 of the 6 largest sturgeon caught in recent years have been right outside our front door in Hatzic Flats. Our team of guides fish this area more than any other guide and have become known in the local community as some of the best sturgeon anglers on the river. Mission could also be called the salmon capital of the world as millions of salmon migrate past Mission each and every year.

Although our office is located in Harrison Hot Springs most of our fleet are moored in Mission Harbour, We also have mooring facilities on the Harrison River and offer waterfront pickup at Harrison Hotel and Sandpiper Golf Club. Our strategic mooring facilities, central location and ability to move our boats anywhere in the valley gives us a great advantage.

We are committed to customer service and would love to share our passion with you! 

Book your adventure today! 604-671-3474