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West Coast Expeditions

Spring Island, Kyuquot, 
British Columbia, V0P 1J0

Savour a diverse west coast sea kayaking adventure that allows you to connect, experience & refresh. Options for families & individual adventurers of all ages. Truly get away and journey off the beaten path by sea kayak in the marine wilderness of Kyuquot Sound & Checleset Bay. With the unmatched camping luxuries of our Wilderness Retreat on Spring Island, learn about local Aboriginal culture, colourful marine wildlife & the mysteries of the coast's old-growth forests on multi-day, all-inclusive, professionally-guided tours with delicious wholesome meals, comfy beds & a team that cares. Guest feedback is that we're in a league on our own - we think that's because of the great people who join us!


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Months of Operation

Please note:  All tours include convenient transportation from Courtenay/Comox or Campbell River. Our kayaking and wilderness retreat experiences are from from Spring Island in Kyuquot, mid June to mid September. Office in Courtenay is open year-round for inquiries, reservations, and trip planning.

Amenities & Facilities *

Food Services
* charges may apply

Policies & Restrictions

Cancellation Policy
Please refer to details on our website under "Booking Details - Registration Terms & Payment".
Group Policy
We welcome private or organized groups of up to 20 people for kayaking tours or facility rental for special events.
Age Restrictions
We regularly customize programs for groups and families of all ages. If members of your group/family are younger or older (however you define that!) or less interested in the daily kayaking activities, there are plenty of shore-based activities to enjoy. We have significant flexibility from our Wilderness Retreat to customize itineraries for individuals and groups. Call to discuss what suits your needs and interests!
Clothing Gear Required
We provide a detailed personal packing list upon registration. All sea kayaking equipment is provided.
Mobility Restrictions
Our Wilderness Retreat is accessed by boat which involves disembarking/embarking on a shallow-sloped cobblestone beach. The trails through camp are well marked and cleared, generally horizontal, and well maintained. That said, the trails are in places narrow and moderately uneven underfoot, e.g., roots and pebbles.

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Groups can save up to 20% on kayaking adventures from a wilderness retreat everyone loves.

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