Learn more about attractions, guided tours, parks, and more.
Art Galleries, Indigenous Culture
We are an artist-owned fine art gallery specializing in traditional west coast style art of the Pacific Northwest. The gallery is on Tseshaht lands and houses Gordon Dick Studio while showcasing the work of local and regional artists. We carry handmade woodcarvings and jewelry, including masks, panels, free-standing or wall-mounted sculptures, doors, poles, and house beams. Ahtsik is a Nuu-chah-nulth word meaning âcreating to the best of your abilitiesâ and we select our artwork for its beauty and craftsmanship. May you enjoy it as much as we do.
Experience the West Coast like never before with West Coast Edge ATV Adventures. We offer guided ATV Tours on the West Coast of Vancouver Island in the Alberni Valley, Tofino & Ucluelet. The thrill of touring by All Terrain Vehicle is the best way to see the Islands amazing backcountry. Pacific Ocean, lakes, rivers, waterfalls and mountain top viewpoints combined for a once in a lifetime experience for many! It has been said that we offer some of the best terrain in the world to ride and wildlife viewing opportunities are often. We have a tour for everybody so don’t miss out.
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.
Located at the hub of the Pacific Rim, the Alberni Valley has many treasures for you to discover. Nestled amongst the evergreens under the ever watchful presence of Mount Arrowsmith, you will find one of these at the Alberni Golf Club. This traditional golf course has a rich history extending back to the 1920’s. While there have been many improvements to the course over the years you can nevertheless feel the spirit of those who have roamed the fairways before you. There is ample enjoyment and challenge for golfers of all skill levels. This par 70 jewel follows the contours of a salmon bearing stream which comes into play on several holes and also makes its annual contribution to the world’s salmon capital, Port Alberni.
Hiking, Sightseeing, Wildlife Tours
MB Guiding is an ACMG certified guide service located in Victoria, British Columbia. We specialize in small groups and big experiences! West Coast Trail, North Coast Trail, Nootka Trail, Cape Scott Provincial Park, Strathcona Provincial Park, Pacific Rim National Park, Canadian Rockies National Parks…
Boating, Fishing, Sightseeing, Whale Watching, Wildlife Tours
Interactive scenic cruise experiences for the whole family along the Alberni Inlet to Barkley Sound. Fishing, crabbing, prawning and whale watching are all activities that one will experience. Whatever your pleasure, we will make it happen.
Hiking, Sightseeing, Wineries & Wine Tours, Indigenous Culture, Bird Watching
Established in 1999, Pacific Rainforest Adventure Tours offers a variety of unique tours on Vancouver Island BC Canada, providing outstanding quality tours. Our tours are year-round, fully narrated, easy walking half day and full day Vancouver Island excursions for forest bathing, nature, sightseeing, rainforest, big trees, wildlife viewing, tide pool, cultural, eco tours and very special wine tours with experienced knowledgeable guides. Shuttle service, charters, wedding shuttles and large group excursions are also available.
Wineries & Wine Tours
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.
Museums & Heritage Sites, Campgrounds & RV Parks
Welcome to McLean Mill Historic Site! Currently open for self guided tours with additional offerings during summer months, entry is free (donations are welcome) and guide maps are available outside the Admin building. Please note that our parking lot gates are closed from dusk – 9am during the fall/winter.
Top quality salmon, halibut, ling cod fishing charters on Vancouver Island, B.C. We fish from April to June in Nanoose Bay, near Nanaimo for Chinook, then move over to Port Alberni, Barkley Sound and Bamfield from June to September. Our vessels are quality Grady White (27 and 23 feet), with washrooms and the best safety electronics available. We are Transport Canada certified, and our guides are CTAG certified – ensuring you have a safe, productive and fun filled trip. We only use the best fishing tackle available to maximize your experience. If you are looking for multi-day lodge trips we specialize in placing our guests in lodges in Bamfield and Barkley Sound. We offer trips customized to large corporate teams, as well as families with children. Our goal is to create a fishing experience that meets your diverse interests, creating long term repeat customer relationships. With over 20 years chartering experience, we have the knowledge to find you fish.
Cruise the Barkley Sound on the MV Frances Barkley. Or sail to Ucluelet and discover the Broken Group Islands. Sechart Lodge is the closest accommodations to the Broken Group Islands.
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!