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Address: 6360 Springfield Rd, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 8L8, Canada
Phone Number: +1 250-724-2050
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Since 1999, Batstar Adventure Tours has been taking our guests on award...

Since 1999, Batstar Adventure Tours has been taking our guests on award winning guided and catered sea kayak adventures on Canada's beautiful west coast. Our most popular tours are the Broken Group Islands in Pacific Rim National Park Reserve and Clayoquot Sound departing from Tofino. No experience necessary. Children ages 5 and up. We help our busy guests slow time down and create memories that are cherished forever.

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Kayaking with Batstar - awesome adventure

Kayaking the Broken Islands with Batstar was one of my best experiences EVER! Equipment was top notch from camping gear to Kayaks and paddles. I could not have gotten better... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 19 August 2012
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2012

Kayaking the Broken Islands with Batstar was one of my best experiences EVER! Equipment was top notch from camping gear to Kayaks and paddles. I could not have gotten better Guides (Laurel and Chelsea)!!!, They are extremely knowledeable about kayaking, the Broken Islands and are also very nice people. They were also great cooks. The food was exceptional all week... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2012

Thank you to Blake, Rhonda and Jeff (our guide) for a wonderful kayak trip in the Broken Islands. I went on this trip with my eighteen year old son, he also loved the experience. Blake was extremely helpful answering my questions on a number of occassions leading up to the trip. We stayed at his home in a basement suite... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2012

We chose to go kayaking on our honeymoon and Batstar made it a wonderful trip. When the original plans fell through last minute on their end they called us immediately, apologized for the change and offered us alternatives. They went out of their way to make the change up to us - and it was much appreciated. We did the... More 

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Vancouver, BC
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2011

We went with another couple (over 50 yrs old) on a Batstar trip in September 2009. We were not impressed, considering our expectations from their website. Here are some of the things I remember: - the cost was much higher than the value offered - the place we were put in on the night before the trip (in Port Alberni)... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2011

We went as two families and 5 teenagers ranging in age from 13 to 19 (four adults plus two guides for a total of 11 of us). Our trip was initially meant for the Broken Islands but we added 3 weeks before our trip one extra person and Batstar accommodated by switching us to the Deer Group off Bamfield, BC... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2011

I had a wonderful trip with Batstar, we did the 5-day Broken Group Islands kayak trip. Blake is an energetic and knowledgeable outfitter, & the logistics and accommodations were excellent. Our guide, Laurel, was a fine leader, a wonderful companion, & a terrific cook. We ate so well and felt very well taken care of throughout. The gear was high... More 

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