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Ocean Outfitters

#2 of 50 Tours in Tofino Features Animals
368 Main Street, Tofino, British Columbia VOR 2ZO, Canada
+1 250-725-2866
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Hot Springs Tour - Amazing!

We did the 7 am zodiac tour to the hot springs, which we recommend. The springs themselves are... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Ryan155019
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Toronto, Canada
Had two great trips!

Whale watching was excellent. We saw humpbacks and two grey whales, they got very close to the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jo B
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Tofino's carbon neutral adventure tour company. Join Ocean Outfitters for adventures in Clayoquot Sound including guaranteed whale watching, bear watching, coastal hot springs tours, private charters, sea to sky tours and Meares Island walks, remote kayaking, remote SUP, salt and freshwater fishing. Comfortable covered vessels and zodiacs. Free parking. Organic espresso bar. Open year round for hot springs tours. FUN and educational. Book online and save!
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368 Main Street, Tofino, British Columbia VOR 2ZO, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We did the 7 am zodiac tour to the hot springs, which we recommend. The springs themselves are very small, so it gets busy very quickly. The guide was knowledgeable and we got to see seals, sea lions, grey whales and orcas on the ride...More

Thank Ryan155019
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Whale watching was excellent. We saw humpbacks and two grey whales, they got very close to the boat! On the way home we saw seals and a sea Otter. It was brilliant. On the second trip we went kayaking down by the many islands and...More

Thank Jo B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a fantastic trip out to Hot Springs Cove on the zodiac at 7am. It was SO worth the early morning to get out to the hot springs first. Our Captain Travis was patient and very knowledgeable. We saw California Grey Whales, a giant...More

Thank Sconapuppy
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We booked late and only had an option for the 7 am departure in the Zodiac but it was absolutely worth it. We were given nice and warm suits/floaters which despite the blue sky and calm sea was very helpful. Our captain Misty, born and...More

Thank Marise B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a great afternoon out on the water fishing with Captain Brodie! The fish weren't biting that great but Brodie tried hard to find us fish. We still had a blast and will be back for another go! Gotta catch that big salmon! As...More

Thank BobbiJo R
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Wow!! We enjoyed every minute of this tour. The 90 minute zodiac ride was exhilarating, and very different both ways. Our tour guide Jesse was enthusiastic and knowledgeable. We saw a seal, a number of grey whales, a sea otter, and a variety of birds...More

Thank mkc28
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a great time. We took a boat to Hot Springs Cove and a float plane back to Tofino. Saw whales and eagles from the boat and had a great time in the springs. The captain was very good and did a fantastic job...More

Thank IrishStewed
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What can I say... THE BEST TRIP CO.... knowledgable, patient, kind, love their jobs so do a good one and are also obviously passionate about the wildlife and their surroundings We were not disappointed with sightings but if at first you don't see they will...More

Thank brigettelcc
Reviewed 1 week ago

Second time we have taken this trip and both have been excellent . Good knowledgeable skippers and several bears seen close up on both trips. Even saw Orcas on first outing. Great trips

Thank alanvh
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fantastic trip out to Hot Springs Cove in a zodiac. Our captain, Travis, worked very hard to find Orcas, a grey whale, sea lions, seals, and even a black bear turning over rocks on the shore! To top it all off we...More

Thank CHRISTINE h
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elleray1996
22 May 2017|
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Response from CruiserYT | Reviewed this property |
The Hot Springs Cove tour is pretty much all day (6 1/2 hours). The captain also does a search for bears, whales, sea otters, and sea lions. Staying in Parksville isn't reasonable to do a tour in Tofino, which is almost 2... More
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Alejandra N
17 March 2017|
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Response from OOutfitters | Property representative |
Hello Alejandra, Hot Springs is a 6 hour program. 1.5 hours by boat up and 3 hours at the Cove. 1.5 hours return. The board walk is 2 km and takes approximately 30min to walk. We do scout for wildlife along the way! We are... More
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Susanxu131
10 January 2017|
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Response from OOutfitters | Property representative |
Ocean Outfitters offer winter Hot Springs Cove programs year round plus taxi service to the Big Tree Trail on Meares Island. We still have whales in the area however it is not whale or bear season. Call the office 2507252866... More
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