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Pacific Rainforest Adventure Tours Inc

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Parksville, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed August 28, 2018

Gary & Ronda were wonderful guides for a mindful walk through the forest. I especially appreciated Ronda's description of all the flora and fauna. The relaxing and rejuvenating experience was capped off by freshly brewed tea from the leaves and berries Gary had gathered while...More

Thank Cheryl S
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Gary showed us all the neat places in the area and answered all our questions. Very knowledgeable and a really nice guy! I would highly recommend this tour to all visitors to the area.

Thank Bob H
GaryM270, Owner at Pacific Rainforest Adventure Tours Inc, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

It is a great pleasure to meet caring people that are interested in nature and the environment. We wish you all the best in your future adventures and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed July 19, 2018

Forest Bathing reminds us to slow down, and to be mindful and grateful for what the earth has to offer. Ronda and Gary provided a wonderful experience walking in the heritage forest while sharing their knowledge of nature. Thank you!

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Reviewed July 17, 2018

Ronda and Gary provided a very wonderful experience for me while bathing in the natural elements of the beautiful heritage forest of the Brown Propery Preservation Society. Ronda's gentle and obvious passion for this forest really helped me immerse myself in the spirit of these...More

Thank Andrea W
Reviewed July 10, 2018

This was an outstanding experience. I suggest to Google "forest bathing" and read up on it a bit to get an idea of what you will be doing and how it came about. The smells, tastes, sounds, textures and colors of this super mature forest...More

Thank Larry H
Ronda M, Owner at Pacific Rainforest Adventure Tours Inc, responded to this reviewResponded July 15, 2018

It was a pleasure to meet you both and introduce you to a guided Shinrin-yoku "forest bathing" experience. Best Wishes for many more forest bathing walks in your life and thank you for taking the time to post a review.

Reviewed June 16, 2018

New to forest bathing but it was a wonderful experience, capped off with fresh-brewed tea! Thanks to Ronda and Gary!

Thank Deborah T
Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

Gary personalized the tour based on our interests. He was so friendly and knowledgeable. This area has so many hidden gems he reveals!

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Gary M, Owner at Pacific Rainforest Adventure Tours Inc, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2018

It was a pleasure to guide your wonderful family to some of the amazing places on Vancouver Island. It is especially heart warming to meet children and young people that are truly interested in nature.

Reviewed November 13, 2017

Gary is very knowledgeable about the Parksville area in particular and also the entire Vancouver Island. He provided detailed info about the area including history to explain the development of the people and countryside. A very enjoyable tour which inspired us to spend even more...More

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Reviewed September 30, 2017

We found this site on Trip advisor, & phoned them. Both Ronda & Gary were very helpful & pleasant, and set us up for birding with Christopher. The first afternoon we went with friends who were not experienced birders, but became pretty enthusiastic because of...More

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Reviewed August 30, 2017

I was looking for a tour during my short visit to Parksville. Browsing the 2017 Discovery Guide at the hotel, I found a company for local tours, Pacific Rainforest Adventure tours. They were fully booked for the week but had a space for their forest...More

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Ronda M, Owner at Pacific Rainforest Adventure Tours Inc, responded to this reviewResponded October 1, 2017

Thank you very much. It is so kind of you to take the time & effort to write a review about your "forest bathing experience" with us, during your Vancouver Island holiday in August. Thank you so much. It was our great pleasure to meet...More

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