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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.

$2441.95 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Desolation Sound Wilderness Discovery Cruise

ItineraryDay 1: Cruise to Desolation Sound - Lund to Homfray Lodge Pass By: Desolation Sound Marine Provincial Park, Desolation Sound, Sunshine Coast, British ColumbiaWelcome reception and meet the crew of the Pacific Bear as we set off from the quaint village of Lund. Cruising north into Desolation Sound, we will pass Desolation Sound Provincial Marine Park a haven for boaters and kayakers with its calm waters and sheltered anchorages. As we leave the boaters behind we cruise into Homfray Channel, one of the deepest in North America and flanked by towering peaks including the majestic Mount Denman (1920 m, 6299 ft straight up from the sea). In the evening, we reach Homfray Lodge nestled in the remote wilderness of Desolation Sound, where we meet the staff and enjoy our meals prepared by the lodge's chef. Meals included: • DinnerAccommodation included: Homfray Lodge is a remote wilderness lodge located in Desolation Sound. Day 2: Toba Inlet Cruise Pass By: Homfray ChannelCruise today as we travel north into remote Toba Inlet, a deep fjord with steep peaks, glacier green water and spectacular waterfalls, on the Great Bear Rainforest. Return to Homfray Lodge this afternoon with time to relax on the lodge's expansive dock as chef prepares your dinner.Meals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Homfray LodgeDay 3: Homfray LodgeStop At: Homfray LodgeToday is a day at leisure to enjoy Homfray Lodge. The waters here are especially warm and with little nearby development the lodge is located in a true wilderness paradise. The meetings of the tides and warm summers allows for rich marine life and excellent chance for salt water swimming. Oysters grow in abundance around the lodge and curious Harbour seals are often seen swimming just off the dock. Water temperate can exceed 75°F (22°C) making the dock a natural hub of activity and place to sit back and relax. This peaceful setting allows you to enjoy the breathtaking scenery, vibrant marine life, and the lodge's activities such as kayaks, stand up paddle boards or join and eco boat tour to explore the nearby waters. vibrant marine life and a relaxed pace for the perfect wilderness getaway. Duration: 1 dayMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Homfray LodgeDay 4: Cruise to Quadra Island Stop At: Tsa-Kwa-Luten Lodge/Cape Mudge ResortDepart Homfray Channel and cruise Desolation Sound to Quadra Island and Heriot Bay. Keep your cameras ready as this is the day we spot most of our Humpback Whales!Breakfast at the Lodge, Lunch onboard the Pacific Bear.Farewell Dinner and overnight at Tsa-Kwa-Luten LodgeDuration: 1 dayMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Tsa-Kwa Luten LodgeDay 5: Return Cruise to Lund Pass By: The Lund Resort at Klah Ah MenDepart after breakfast aboard the Pacific Bear.Cruise from Quadra Island to Lund Harbour. Return to Lund Harbour. (Estimated arrival at 12:00)Meals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.

$1677.65 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Homfray Explorer Lodge & Cruise

ItineraryDay 1: Cruise Lund to Desolation Sound and Homfray Lodge Pass By: Desolation Sound Marine Provincial Park, Desolation Sound, Sunshine Coast, British ColumbiaWelcome reception and meet the crew of the Pacific Bear as we set off from the quaint village of Lund. Cruising north into Desolation Sound, we will pass Desolation Sound Provincial Marine Park a haven for boaters and kayakers with its calm waters and sheltered anchorages. As we leave the boaters behind we cruise into Homfray Channel, one of the deepest in North America and flanked by towering peaks including the majestic Mount Denman (1920 m, 6299 ft straight up from the sea). In the evening, we reach Homfray Lodge nestled in the remote wilderness of Desolation Sound, where we meet the staff and enjoy our meals prepared by the lodge's chef. Meals included: • DinnerAccommodation included: Homfray Lodge, our wilderness lodge located in remote Desolation Sound. Day 2: Toba Inlet Cruise Pass By: Homfray ChannelCruise today as we travel north into remote Toba Inlet, a deep fjord with steep peaks, glacier green water and spectacular waterfalls, on the Great Bear Rainforest. Return to Homfray Lodge this afternoon with time to relax on the lodge's expansive dock as chef prepares your dinner.Meals included: • Breakfast • Lunch: Waterfall lunch today on board the Pacific Bear • Dinner: Dinner at Homfray Lodge Accommodation included: Homfray Lodge Day 3: Homfray Lodge day at leisure Stop At: Homfray LodgeToday is a day at leisure to enjoy Homfray Lodge. The waters here are especially warm and with little nearby development the lodge is located in a true wilderness paradise. The meetings of the tides and warm summers allows for rich marine life and excellent chance for salt water swimming. Oysters grow in abundance around the lodge and curious Harbour seals are often seen swimming just off the dock. Water temperate can exceed 75°F (22°C) making the dock a natural hub of activity and place to sit back and relax. This peaceful setting allows you to enjoy the breathtaking scenery, vibrant marine life, and the lodge's activities such as kayaks, stand up paddle boards or join and eco boat tour to explore the nearby waters. vibrant marine life and a relaxed pace for the perfect wilderness getaway. Duration: 1 dayMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Homfray Lodge Day 4: Homfray Lodge cruise to Lund Pass By: Desolation Sound Marine Provincial Park, Desolation Sound, Sunshine Coast, British ColumbiaAfter breakfast will cruise, on board the Pacific Bear, back past Desolation Sound Marine Park and back to Lund, BC. Your cruise comes to an end today as we disembark in Lund. Meals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.

$1371.93 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Grizzly Bears of Toba Inlet - 3 Days

ItineraryDay 1: Lund, BC, EmbarkationPass By: Desolation Sound Marine Provincial Park, Desolation Sound, Sunshine Coast, British Columbiaund is located at the tip of the Sunshine Coast and is getaway to Desolation Sound. Welcome reception and meet the crew of the Pacific Bear as we set off from the quaint village of Lund. Cruising north into Desolation Sound, we will pass Desolation Sound Provincial Marine Park a haven for boaters and kayakers with its calm waters and sheltered anchorages. As we leave the boaters behind we cruise into Homfray Channel, one of the deepest in North American and flanked by towering peaks including the majestic Mount Denman (1920 m, 6299 ft straight up from the sea). This evening we reach Homfray Lodge nestled in the remote wilderness of Desolation Sound where we meet the staff and enjoy our meals prepared by the lodges chef. Overnight at Homfray LodgeMeals included: • DinnerAccommodation included: Homfray Lodge Day 2: Grizzly Bear Viewing in Toba Inlet Stop At: Homfray ChannelGrizzly Bear Viewing Tours depart Homfray Lodge with a cruise to Toba Inlet, on the edge of the Great Bear Rainforest. Upon arriving at the river, you will receive a warm and traditional welcome from the Klahoose First Nation guides. A short drive will transport you to specifically designed viewing areas where we spend about 3 hours with the bears in their natural habitat from raised and covered viewing platforms along the remote wilderness river. The highlight of the tour will be the chance to view the grizzly bears feeding on salmon in the natural habitat. Our grizzly bear tours are limited to 12 guests for an intimate experience and less impact on the bears. Duration: 3 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Homfray LodgeDay 3: Cruise Homfray Lodge to Lund Pass By: Desolation Sound Marine Provincial Park, Desolation Sound, Sunshine Coast, British ColumbiaReturn this morning from Homfray Lodge to LundMeals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.

$1700.58 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Grizzly Bears of Toba Inlet - 4 Days

ItineraryDay 1: Lund, BC, EmbarkationPass By: Desolation Sound Marine Provincial Park, Desolation Sound, Sunshine Coast, British ColumbiaLund is located at the tip of the Sunshine Coast and is getaway to Desolation Sound. Welcome reception and meet the crew of the Pacific Bear as we set off from the quaint village of Lund. Cruising north into Desolation Sound, we will pass Desolation Sound Provincial Marine Park a haven for boaters and kayakers with its calm waters and sheltered anchorages. As we leave the boaters behind we cruise into Homfray Channel, one of the deepest in North American and flanked by towering peaks including the majestic Mount Denman (1920 m, 6299 ft straight up from the sea). This evening we reach Homfray Lodge nestled in the remote wilderness of Desolation Sound where we meet the staff and enjoy our meals prepared by the lodges chef. Overnight at Homfray LodgeMeals included: • DinnerAccommodation included: Homfray Lodge Day 2: Grizzly Bear ViewingStop At: Homfray ChannelGrizzly Bear Viewing Tours depart Homfray Lodge with a cruise to Toba Inlet, on the edge of the Great Bear Rainforest. Upon arriving at the river, you will receive a warm and traditional welcome from the Klahoose First Nation guides. A short drive will transport you to specifically designed viewing areas where we spend about 3 hours with the bears in their natural habitat from raised and covered viewing platforms along the remote wilderness river. The highlight of the tour will be the chance to view the grizzly bears feeding on salmon in the natural habitat. Our grizzly bear tours are limited to 12 guests for an intimate experience and less impact on the bears. Duration: 3 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Homfray Lodge Day 3: Grizzly Bear Viewing Stop At: Homfray ChannelToday, is a second day Grizzly Bear Viewing Duration: 3 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Homfray Lodge Day 4: Cruise Homfray Lodge to Lund Pass By: Desolation Sound Marine Provincial Park, Desolation Sound, Sunshine Coast, British ColumbiaReturn cruise from Homfray Lodge to Lund Meals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.

$2289.09 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Grizzly Bears of Toba Inlet - 5 Days

ItineraryDay 1: Depart LundPass By: Desolation Sound Marine Provincial Park, Desolation Sound, Sunshine Coast, British ColumbiaLund is located at the tip of the Sunshine Coast and is getaway to Desolation Sound. Welcome reception and meet the crew of the Pacific Bear as we set off from the quaint village of Lund. Cruising north into Desolation Sound, we will pass Desolation Sound Provincial Marine Park a haven for boaters and kayakers with its calm waters and sheltered anchorages. As we leave the boaters behind we cruise into Homfray Channel, one of the deepest in North American and flanked by towering peaks including the majestic Mount Denman (1920 m, 6299 ft straight up from the sea). This evening we reach Homfray Lodge nestled in the remote wilderness of Desolation Sound where we meet the staff and enjoy our meals prepared by the lodges chef. Overnight at Homfray LodgeMeals included: • DinnerAccommodation included: Homfray Lodge Day 2: Grizzly Bear Viewing in Toba Inlet Stop At: Homfray ChannelGrizzly Bear Viewing Tours depart Homfray Lodge with a cruise to Toba Inlet, on the edge of the Great Bear Rainforest. Upon arriving at the river, you will receive a warm and traditional welcome from the Klahoose First Nation guides. A short drive will transport you to specifically designed viewing areas where we spend about 3 hours with the bears in their natural habitat from raised and covered viewing platforms along the remote wilderness river. The highlight of the tour will be the chance to view the grizzly bears feeding on salmon in the natural habitat. Our grizzly bear tours are limited to 12 guests for an intimate experience and less impact on the bears. Duration: 3 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Homfray Lodge Day 3: Homfray Lodge day at leisure Stop At: Homfray LodgeToday is a day at leisure to enjoy Homfray Lodge. The waters hereChairs looking out to ocean are especially warm and with little nearby development the lodge is located in a true wilderness paradise. The meetings of the tides and warm summers allows for rich marine life and excellent chance for salt water swimming. Oysters grow in abundance around the lodge and curious Harbour seals are often seen swimming just off the dock. Water temperate can exceed 75°F (22°C) making the dock a natural hub of activity and place to sit back and relax. This peaceful setting allows you to enjoy the breathtaking scenery, vibrant marine life, and the lodge's activities such as kayaks, stand up paddle boards or join and eco boat tour to explore the nearby waters. vibrant marine life and a relaxed pace for the perfect wilderness getaway. Overnight at Homfray LodgeDuration: 1 dayMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Homfray Lodge Day 4: Grizzly Bear Viewing Stop At: Homfray ChannelToday is a second day of Grizzly Bear Viewing in Toba Inlet Duration: 3 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Homfray Lodge Day 5: Homfray Lodge Cruise to Lund Pass By: Desolation Sound Marine Provincial Park, Desolation Sound, Sunshine Coast, British ColumbiaReturn cruise from Homfray Lodge to LundMeals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.

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