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Boating, Bed & Breakfasts
Please come and join us for an overnight experience you will not forget! Our 1944 converted tugboat is simply gorgeous! Includes 8 state rooms, 6 bathrooms-5 with showers, large salon, 900 sq’ deck and hot tub. French Moroccan chef and so much more! Come sleep right on top of the water with gentle swaying, 360 degree outstanding views. We have a fine dining restaurant on board by reservation.
Hiking, Paddling, Resorts & Wilderness Lodges
Sechart Lodge is located at the site of BC’s first whaling station and is the closest accommodations to the world famous Broken Group Islands. Be adventurous and spend your days kayaking, hiking or beach combing. Put your feet up by the fire, watch wildlife from the bear watching deck or soak in the hot tub while watching whales. Rent from our fleet kayaks and canoes or bring your own. The lodge is accessible by boat or air. You can travel to Sechart on the scheduled sailings on the Frances Barkley, or if the schedule is not convenient consider our water taxi. All rooms are equipped with a sink. Washrooms and shower facilities are share. Meals are included in the rates.
Spas & Wellness, Resorts & Wilderness Lodges
We offer an all inclusive retreat for those who wish to make improvements in their health and wellbeing. During your week you will experience one on one fitness coaching, group activities, yoga and meditation classes with a special emphasis on mindfulness. Hiking is the foundation of our outdoor activities with our hikes geared to your fitness level and goals. What sets us apart are the water activities we offer throughout the week to tap into your blue mind. You will participate in a unique culinary experience with our chef who shares cooking techniques and an enthusiasm for all things food. Our retreat not only inspires while you are with us, but encourages you to make positive long term lifestyle choices. You will leave motivated and confident to join in with an active community.
Hiking, Paddling, Sightseeing, Whale Watching
Coastal Bliss Adventures Ltd. is an Wilderness Adventure company, based on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. We specialize in multi-day and day hiking, backpacking, kayaking and canoeing adventure tours. Our signature hiking tour is The West Coast Trail, located in “our backyard”.
Paddling, Indigenous Culture, Wildlife Tours
Come paddle with Adventuress Sea Kayaking! The scenery is spectacular here with mountain vistas, old growth rainforests, expansive wilderness and our amazing wildlife. What better way to see all of this than to paddle the shores of beautiful Vancouver Island, Canada in a kayak. Rentals, lessons, tours, and multi-day adventures are available from March to September. Tours start as low as $52/person and include instruction, kayak and gear, dry bags and a certified guide; no experience necessary. Double kayaks are available to paddle with a friend or a younger family member. Jan Kretz, the owner, is a certified kayak guide and Paddle Canada instructor and has a Passion for Paddling. Come join us!
Whale Watching, Wildlife Tours
WHALES, BEARS, HOT SPRINGS. Adventure Tofino offers personal wildlife tours in small groups for an unfogettable wildlife experience! Enjoy a scenic boat ride on the calm waters of the Clayoquot Sound inlets to watch the Blackbears turning over rocks to feed on crab. Join us on an adventurous boat-ride out on the pacific ocean, in the search for the west coast’s most majestic animals, the Whales. Relax in the warm pools of the remote Hot Springs. Our 26ft open Zodiacs take only up to 12 people, which ensures a more private trip. Are you ready for your Adventure?
Salty Dog Fishing Charters offers multi-day fishing packages out of Zeballos, British Columbia. We run a 26 ft. welded aluminum vessel, a Hewescraft Alaskan Searunner. Our boat has a fully enclosed, comfortable cabin to keep you warm on those cold days and out of the sun on those hot days. There is an easily accessible washroom on our boat as well. Salty Dog Fishing Charters is 100% family friendly. Join us on the water for some superb salmon and hailbut fishing! Operating year round – weather dependant in the winter months.
Breweries, Distilleries & Cideries
Bringing people together in one space to drink meticulously crafted beer and enjoy thoughtfully prepared food. Our brewery and lounge is nestled in the Alberni Valley on Vancouver Island, BC. Come visit us!
Attractions, Whale Watching
Our whale watching tours off the West Coast of Ucluelet, British Columbia consist of viewing migrating Humpback Whales, Grey Whales, and the residential/transients Orca pods that circulate Vancouver Island, as well as a variety of other marine animals. Join us for a tour today and not only catch a glimpse of all the coastal wildlife, but learn about the history of Barkley Sound and the Pacific West Coast.
Spas & Wellness, Hotels
Water’s Edge is the only property with access to both the serene Ucluelet Harbour & bordering Marina from every suite! The peaceful harbour suites are located on a private island joined by a causeway and just minutes from Vancouver Island’s #1 rated tourist attraction; The Wild Pacific Trail. Waters Edge is truly the ideal location for discovering the Real West Coast of Ucluelet, Tofino and The Pacific Rim National Park (all major attractions within 15 – 30 mins from Waters Edge!). Guests enjoy spacious private suites featuring west coast decor and full kitchens; the perfect home base to explore the areas miles of sandy West Coast beaches, ancient rainforests, fantastic kayaking, awesome fishing charters and spectacular panoramic views. Guaranteed to leave you breathless! Peaceful ambiance on our private island joined by a causeway within the harbour. Bonus Tip 1: Bring your kayak and you can launch right on site because were the only property located on an island within the harbour! Bonus Tip 2: Boaters rejoice! Were the only property located almost right next door to the new public boat launch so bring your boat up and catch yourself some of the best Halibut on the Coast.
Enhance your travels and explore a new local experience with a quality Eco Tour. See the natural beauty and wildlife of the west coast up close in a uniquely Canadian way. Our big canoe fits up to six guests at a time. The quiet travel of a canoe leaves wildlife undisturbed and offers a truly unique viewing experience. ?
Tofino’s Most Recommended Saltwater and Freshwater Fishing Outfitters since 1996. Our professional guide team caters to ardent anglers as well as family and corporate groups. Venture offshore for Halibut and Chinook and Coho Salmon, or try Light Tackle and Fly-gear for Coho Salmon in the picturesque saltwater inlets of Clayoquot Sound. Remote fly-in lake and river trips for steelhead, rainbow and cutthroat trout action (full day or overnight options). Updated local fishing reports.