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$87.57 Water Sports

Gibsons Beachcomber Kayak Tour

The Beachcomber Tour departs Gibsons Harbour on the Sunshine Coast.  This 3-hour tour crosses Shoal Channel to Keats Island, where you will follow the shorelines of Keats and Gibsons Landing. This trip is designed  specifically  for  those  looking for  a  relaxing  escape  on  the water with an  introduction to  sea  kayaking.  On the water, you are surrounded by spectacular  west coast scenery including the coastal mountain range and views  of Vancouver  Island  across  the  Georgia  Straight. Endless wildlife frequent the areas, such as seals, sea lions, dolphins, bald eagles, great blue herons, otters and whales. Launch into a new adventure and discover the beautiful shorelines of the lower Sunshine Coast  from  a  unique  and  intimate  perspective.  No experience is necessary. Take advantage of the conveniently located launch site in Gibsons Harbour and jump straight into your adventure. Within minutes, you will be surrounded by spectacular west coast scenery. To one side, enjoy views up the Howe Sound towards Whistler, where the coastal mountains plunge into the sea. To the other side, enjoy views of Vancouver Island across the Georgia Straight. Be sure to bring your camera as seals, bald eagles, great blue herons, and river otters abound.

$90.62 Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours

Sechelt Panorama Seaplane Experience

Check in 30 minutes prior to your flight departure time at the Sechelt Terminal, located centrally in Sechelt, next to the Lighthouse Pub. Before taking flight, take part in a short safety briefing. Then, you’ll be ready for your 20 minute scenic flight.This trip is a perfect introduction to seaplane aviation - take your first flight on floats! On this most popular tour of the sunshine coast, explore the Sechelt Peninsula while enjoying magnificent views of the famous Skookumchuck Narrows and Sakinaw Lake from the air. View stunning panoramic views of the islands, including close by Thormanby Island. Tour the inlet, before returning back to the harbour for a gentle landing back on the ocean. Don't forget your camera!

$105.85 Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours

Strait of Georgia Seaplane Tour from Sechelt

Your aerial adventure starts at the seaplane terminal in Sechelt, where you'll board your fixed-wing aircraft for the scenic flight across the Strait of Georgia. During the 20-minute ride, look down on the many tiny islands and villages that dot the waterway. Land in Nanaimo on the southeast coast of Vancouver Island, where you have one to four hours of free time before returning via seaplane to Sechelt. Total flight time is 40 minutes; tour may vary depending on the day. If you're already in Nanaimo, you can fly this tour in reverse.

$79.96 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Howe Sound Islands Cruise

Depart Gibsons Harbour for a 2-hour exclusive tour of the Islands shorelines. The islands include Keats Island, the Pasley Island group of eleven Islands, Bowen Island, and Hutt Island. Your 32-foot cruiser will then cross over to Gambier Island to visit Halkett Bay, Centre Bay, and West Bay. Afterwards, head to New Brighton and Port Mellon, located on the other side of Gambier island.Your adventure on the water is surrounded by spectacular west coast scenery with the coastal mountain ranges and views of Vancouver Island across the Georgia Straight. You'll see endless wildlife including seals, sea lions, dolphins, bald eagles, great blue herons, otters and with some luck, you may see the whales which frequent the local feeding areas.