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Boating, Sightseeing, Bird Watching, Whale Watching, Wildlife Tours
For an unforgettable West Coast experience, step aboard our spacious 53 foot luxury motor yacht for a tour unlike any other to look for whales, bears, sea lions, sea otters and other wildlife in comfort. More than just wildlife viewing, our interpretive tours include a scenic cruise through the sheltered waters of the Broken Group islands section of Pacific Rim National Park and a gourmet meal while at anchor. Romantic evening wildlife cruises and private charters are also available.
Indigenous Culture, Storm Watching, Cabins & Cottages, Campgrounds & RV Parks
Wya Point Resort is situated amongst old-growth forest and private, pristine beaches of the Yuu-thlu-ilth-aht (Ucluelet) First Nation peoples. Located on the rugged and remote west coast of Vancouver Island, we offer luxurious lodge accommodations, waterfront yurts and beachfront camping. We have nine timber lodges that were built to LEED Platinum standards using locally harvested red cedar. Each lodge is uniquely designed by a local carver and artist, and named for an animal of the Yuu-thlu-ilth-aht culture. The lodges come equipped with a full kitchenette, fireplace, bathroom, bedroom (1 or 2), cedar deck and chairs, and floor to ceiling windows that overlook Ucluth beach. Our beachfront yurts are open year-round and have private access to Wya beach. All come with a gas stove for heat, cedar deck and chairs, linens and basic kitchen essentials. While our yurts and lodges have daily housekeeping, guests are advised to bring their own potable drinking water and food.
Whale Watching, Wildlife Tours
For an unforgettable experience join us on one of our tours, 3 hr Whale Wildlife Watching tour or 2.5 3 hr. Bear Wildlife tour Bear Wildlife Watching in calm, protected waters of Barkley Sound and Ucluelet Harbour in search of Black Bears foraging along scenic shorelines at low tide. Learn about bear behaviour and capture perfect photo’s only available from the water. View majestic eagles, rowdy sea lions, shy seals, playful raccoons. Whale Wildlife Watching Encounters with Gray and Humpback Whales, Steller and California Sea Lions, Harbour Seals, Dolphins, Seabirds, Sea Otters, visiting Orca Whales await you in the magical waters of Barkley Sound. MV Blackfish is a high speed 30 foot 12 passenger boat, heated cabin, washroom, sliding windows. Transport Canada Certified with full electronics, safety gear and life raft. Member of BC Marine Mammal Response Network, BC Cetacean Sightings Network, and Coastal Ocean Research Institute an Ocean Wise Initiative. Explore the Wild.
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.
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.
Boating, Fishing, Whale Watching
Come experience an amazing day on the water discovering more about Ucluelet and the local marine life on Canada’s Pacific Coast. Cameron Ocean Adventures offers whale watching & wildlife tours, along with private and party boat fishing charters in Ucluelet. Whale Watching: With a focus on finding whales, we will also encounter a multitude of wildlife unique to the area. Pacific Herring returning to spawn in the spring attract a wealth of predatory species including Black Bears, Coastal Wolves, Sea Lions, Salmon, Bald Eagles, and an abundance of other marine birds and fish. Fishing: Ucluelet’s premier and only deep sea shared fishing charter. The best value in all of Ucluelet. Head out on the water for a 7hr off shore fishing charter in Ucluelet for just $199 per person (groups up to 14) aboard the beautiful Nootka Princess. We also offer 4 hour, 6 hour and 8 hour private Salmon and Halibut fishing charters for up to 8 Guests aboard our 35 foot luxury motor yacht the Avanti.
Ucluelet Charters is a year round local fishing charter company and operator which strives to offer the best experience possible. Whether you’re a hardcore fisherman looking to limit out or a family looking for a relaxing informative day on the water we tailor the day to make sure you have the most enjoyable day possible. The trip is about you, your friends and family so come experience an excellent day on the water with Ucluelet Charters 🙂 Specializing in targeting Salmon, Halibut, Rock Cod, Ling Cod, Crabs, and much more. I look forward to the opportunity to guiding your next West Coast Fishing Adventure! Offering 4, 6 & 8 hour trip options; please inquire for more details. To view current fishing reports please visit our Ucluelet Charters Website then select Fishing Reports.
As Wick’d Surf Camps owner and operator I pride myself on small group only, safe, fun and detailed surf experiences. In addition to great memories and photos I provide surf lessons, camps and package deals! I love teaching people how to surf, so lets go get some waves!
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.
Storm Watching, Cabins & Cottages
Terrace Beach Resort is located in Ucluelet, nestled between the two main sections of Pacific Rim National Park – the Broken Group Islands to the south and the miles of Long Beach to the North. With Beachfront Cabins, Ocean View Lofts, and a selection of suites we can accommodate your needs. Many of our 20 suites have a private hot tub on a private deck. Others have two person soaker jetted tubs. Most have propane barbecue, fully equipped kitchenettes. All have queen beds with Jersey Knit sheets, duvets, electric fireplace, TV, DVD player and free WiFi.Come Home to Terrace Beach Resort Ucluelet!
Paddling, Wildlife Tours
Join us on a wildlife adventure kayaking trip, we are located on the calm waterfront of Ucluelet Harbour. Ucluelet’s Original Kayak Company. 27 award winning years leading on the West Coast of Vancouver Island. Professional wildlife adventure kayak tours for half day, full day and multi day adventures from Ucluelet, in Barkley Sound and the Broken Group Islands, Pacific Rim National Park Reserve, and in Clayoquot Sound-Tofino. Come visit us…drive through town and find us at the end of Marine Drive where it intersects with Helen Road. Our Majestic Ocean Kayaking offices are located in a beautiful setting surrounded by cedar trees, wildlife and the calm waters of Ucluelet Harbour.
32 Foot Luxury Sportfish Boat, Enjoy a day or 3 Catching Salmon and Halibut, many days we hook into over 40 fish. Castaway Matches all competitors Guarantees, but trust me you don’t need that in these waters, we are located at Small Craft Harbours, off Hemlock street, Ucluelet, BC. Operating right here since 2002. We know where the fish are.
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. â