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Biking, Hiking, Horseback Riding & Ranches, Sightseeing, Resorts & Wilderness Lodges
Welcome to Tyax Adventures – Let us share with you the beauty of British Columbia’s South Chilcotin Mountains and ensure you have an unforgettable adventure mountain biking, hiking or horseback riding. Tyax Adventures is an amalgamation of over 55 years of Chilcotin Backcountry Tour experience. Our goal is your complete satisfaction and our team is here to share with you their love for this spectacular area by providing you with a worry free adventure. All of our guides, pilots, wranglers, hosts and staff are chosen because of their passion for adventure and their desire to share that with you! Our wranglers have deep roots in the area going back to the first days of settlement in the Bridge River Valley. They know these mountains like the back of their hand and will share with your their favourite places and choose routes specifically to suit your group. Hikers will be blown away by the variety and abundance of flora & fauna and our guides can point out unique features along the way ensuring you come back with some great information along with all that fresh mountain air. We are proud to have taken the highest number of mountain bikers into the South Chilcotin Mountains Park and our guides can navigate the extensive trail network with their eyes closed! No matter what you’re into we’ve got a trail that you’ll love and our guides can show you the way, hassle free, allowing you more time to relish this singletrack paradise. The South Chilcotin Mountain Park and Big Creek Parks where we operate are special places and we treasure them. As an operator we do our best to keep this beautiful area as clean and pristine as we found it. We use biodegradable products in camps, recycle and remove our waste, use solar power, and we try to limit our footprint to the best of our ability. Each year we try to give back to the area by working to maintain the trails, fix bridges, and acts as stewards for this beautiful playground. Tyax Adventures operates a Dehavilland Beaver aircraft – one of the safest planes ever built to facilitate backcountry adventures. Our pilots are skilled in flying around the coast & mountains of BC and will make sure you have a safe and enjoyable flight. To put it more simply, our small team are all adventurers at heart, no matter what you’re into we are here to show you the best this area has to offer. Come and visit us – and we’ll help you explore this treasured region. Our local knowledge, dedicated staff and personalized service will ensure you experience a safe and hassle-free vacation that you will remember for a lifetime.
Biking, Hiking, Sightseeing
FitCity Tours & Travel is a boutique tour company that specializes in active tours of Vancouver, BC. Through running, hiking and cycling tours we take you off the well-beaten tourist path and let you truly experience stunning Vancouver!
Fishing, Cabins & Cottages
As a family run business in operation since 1983, we welcome you to enjoy the ultimate West Coast experience. As the first fishing charter operation in Port Renfrew, we can steer fishermen onto trophy size fish and navigate hikers and sightseers through beautiful and lush rain forest. We’re pleased to welcome back 70% of our customers as returnees each year. We have five cottages with wharfage.
Wineries & Wine Tours
Private and semi-private tours that are fully customized to suit your needs. Sit back, relax and explore the sun-drenched Okanagan wineries, where you can tour the vineyards, the cellar, learn about wine-making and sample the many award winning wines and taste what makes them world-class.
With The Natural Connection, every tour is a unique experience. Leave the busy city streets behind and become immersed in the tranquil comfort of our local parks. All trips are custom planned for your group based on your fitness level, and what you would like to see in the local area. Summits, Rivers, Lakes, Coastal hikes, easy, moderate, or challenging, there is a trail for everyone! You will learn about the practice of Forest Bathing and be guided through a mindful meditation practice incorporating the five senses. Guests will come away feeling refreshed, renewed, more connected to themselves and the world around. Backpacks, water bottles and a healthy trail lunch included with every adventure. 20% discounts for groups of 2-4 with pick up and drop off in the Sooke area.
Museums & Heritage Sites, Attractions
Open May to October Ride on an operating Heritage Railway. We are open Saturdays and Sundays May through October, from 9.30am until the last train returns at 4.00pm. Come out and see what we have to offer and go for a ride on the train.
The Billy Barker offers comfortable rooms, great meals at affordable prices and a casino that opens at 10am seven days a week. Come visit our newly renovated lobby, lounge and restaurant.
We are a family run vineyard and boutique winery producing hand selected, single vineyard, low yield, free run artisan wine located in beautiful south Langley along the Campbell Valley Wine Route. We are excited to share with you our passion for agriculture, our bucolic setting, our love for family and our carefully crafted wines. Our wines make everyday a special occasion. Here’s to you!
Photo Tours on Sundays. The Photo Tours are $20 per person. For 2019 we will tour and photograph Cascade Falls starting mid-May – date TBA. Join us and bring your family. Children under 14 free. It’s easy walking for everyone. We have several locations at the falls. Bring your camera, phone or tablet . Other tours available upon request; Son Ranch Timber Company, Christina Lake and the Granby River Valley. Check the website for details.