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Diving, Whale Watching, Wildlife Tours
Now open in Campbell River, Big Animal Encounters by Pacific Pro Dive & Marine Adventures offers the most exciting tours including half and full day Whale Watching trips, snorkelling with the seals adventures and scuba charters. Visit our gift shop and dive centre on the water in the Discovery Harbour Shopping Centre. Covered, heated boats with onboard washrooms as well as thrilling high speed zodiacs.
Hiking, Wildlife Tours
Guided adventures in the spectacular beauty of Vancouver Island’s temperate rainforests and wild coastlines. Whether you join an established tour or create your own customized adventure, your day will end with your senses truly indulged. Explore with us on an off the beaten path experience! Both half-day and full-day tour options available. Gourmet lunches, transportation, hot and cold beverages and interpretation included in each tour.
Paddling, Sightseeing, Whale Watching, Wildlife Tours
Kayaking tours with the Orcas, Humpback Whales and other wildlife direct from Telegraph Cove. We offer the very best in all inclusive, guided kayak tours from 2 hours to 8 days with a focus on unobtrusive wildlife observation and fun kayaking for all. Separate family and adult adventures, great base camps and exceptional nomadic expeditions. Over 250 killer whales, an ever increasing number of Humpback Whales and a plethora of other animals are at home each summer in our backyard of Johnstone Strait, Robson Bight and the Broughton Archipelago. North Island Kayak is the only kayak tour or rental company located in Telegraph Cove. We have multiple tours on the water every day to serve you better. We are the local option with the local knowledge. Come experience the difference.
Whale Watching, Wildlife Tours
Welcome Aboard for your Adventure of a Lifetime! Here at CRWBE We offer you Campbell Rivers finest Whale and Bear Excursions! Full personal Service! Small group tours of 8 or less! Full Day and Half Day Whale Watching Excursions and Full day Grizzly Bear Excursions Spring and Fall! We view Orca’s both Transient and Resident pods, Humpback Whales, Pacific Whitesided Dolphins, Dalls Porpoise, Sea Lions, Seals, Bald Eagles! Our Bear Viewing Excursions can be based on Black bears or Grizzly Bears (depending on the season) and are amazing trips. Watching a 600 lb Grizzly Bear forage the beach line beside the boat is an experience you wont soon forget! We supply everything you require for Safety and Comfort. Transport Canada Certified survival suits along with gloves and hats if needed. Our vessel is a Purpose Built 9 passenger Boston Whaler Guardian. We have all the latest communication and lifesaving gear on board.
Fishing, Hot Springs, Whale Watching, Wildlife Tours, Resorts & Wilderness Lodges
Adventure seekers coming to battle the waves, foodies drawn to the unique tastes of Tofino’s incredible culinary scene, and ocean lovers looking for a hip home base – Tofino Resort + Marina is the perfect place to experience the spirit of the wild, west coast. Inspired by adventure, Tofino Resort + Marina is the only full-service resort situated on the inlet, and is just a short stroll from the artisan boutiques, surf shops and Pacific flavours of this ruggedly refined ocean-side community. The 62 guest rooms offer marina views, oversized balconies, spacious king beds, and stylish dÃÂ©cor. An onsite Adventure Centre offers unforgettable experiences from bear and whale watching tours, to fishing, culinary and gold-panning adventures, and two waterfront dining experiences complete the property, both with talented Chef Paul Moran at the helm. West Coast rugged has never looked so stylish!
Grizzly bear viewing and whale watching from a remote wilderness safari camp in British Columbia’s Great Bear Rainforest.
Sightseeing, Bird Watching, Hot Springs, Whale Watching, Wildlife Tours, Accessibility
Tour Tofino’s wild side with West Coast Aquatic Safaris! Enjoy the West Coast’s premiere wildlife and sightseeing tours aboard our All Weather Boats, WASCO and NANUQ, both Transport Canada safety certified. Our professional and knowledgeable staff will make your Tofino experience one to remember. Get off the beaten path and experience ecotourism that is environmentally responsible, safe, and fun for the whole family! West Coast Aquatic Safaris is accessible for all. We look forward to welcoming you aboard!
Wildlife Tours, Resorts & Wilderness Lodges
Great Bear Lodge is located 50 air miles from Port Hardy, British Columbia. The fully self-contained floating lodge is situated at an outstanding wildlife viewing location. This is a place of spectacular beauty where one can still find the silence and solitude of another era. From this location we operate our Grizzly Bear viewing program.The charming floating lodge has eight bedrooms. The common area is a comfortable place for relaxing and listening to natural history presentations from our willdife biologists. Each bedroom has an ensuite shower. The wind and solar powered lodge is in keeping with our commitment to low-impact ecotourism. Natural wood decks surround the lodge, a perfect place to enjoy a glass of wine while enjoying the beauty of the scenery.
Bird Watching, Wildlife Tours
Tide Rip Grizzly Tours Ltd. is a small independent company located in Telegraph Cove on Northern Vancouver Island, British Columbia. For over 15 years, Tide Rip has been leading daily boat-based expeditions to view and photograph the wild grizzly bears and other spectacular wildlife native to coastal British Columbia. We subscribe to the philosophy: ‘conservation through coexistence’ and endeavour to promote that through outreach education programs and presentations, fundraising projects, and sponsoring conservation NGOs, in addition to our daily grizzly bear tours.
Fishing, Paddling, Wildlife Tours, Resorts & Wilderness Lodges
This B.C. Wilderness resort is an absolute jewel amid one of Canada’s most alluring, pristine environments. Sonora Resort is where uncompromising eco-adventure travel meets luxurious accommodations, unparalleled service and five star facilities.
Boating, Sightseeing, Wildlife Tours, Accessibility
Follow the route established by Captain George Vancouver through one of the most species rich coastal marine environments on Earth, Desolation Sound. View grizzlies, migrating and resident whales among other wildlife off coastal B.C. Cruise aboard an intimate, all-inclusive vessel then bed down in several rustic and comfortable coastal lodges including Homfray Lodge, a remote wilderness resort. The British Columbia coast, including Desolation Sound, and Salish Sea is your atlas as you settle onboard the intimate vessel. With a maximum of just 16 passengers, this naturalist-led cruise motors into less visited small inlets and coves famous for their marine life. The 5, 4 and 3 day Desolation Sound Cruises and Grizzly Bear Viewing tours depart from June to October from Lund