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Wildcoast Adventures

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Providing quality guided kayak tours from Quadra Island, BC. Join our comfortable Orca Base Camp tour in Johnstone Strait, next to Robson Bight Michael Biggs Ecological Reserve. Kayak in waters where Killer Whales play! Spacious Safari tents & cots...more
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685 Heriot Bay Road, Quathiaski Cove, British Columbia V0P 1N0, Canada
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Reviewed August 30, 2018

I just got back from an amazing trip to Orca Camp with Wildcoast Adventures. I had some travel issues and they were very helpful, picking me up late from the ferry terminal. The camp itself was pretty cool. It had a hot tub, hot water...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Valerie G, Manager at Wildcoast Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2018

Hi! It was great hosting you at Orca Camp! Thank you for your kind words. It was no problem picking you up late from the ferry, it was our pleasure. Orca Camp is a pretty special place to us, and we strive to make it...More

Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic trip with Wildcoast! We saw orcas, stood under the Milky Way and watched a meteor shower, enjoyed great kayaking and took a hike to a lovely waterfall. The guides, food and accommodations were super. It would be hard to top this...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Valerie G, Manager at Wildcoast Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Thank you so much for your great review! Sounds like you ticked the boxes of all my own favourite things about camp! We certainly hope that we get to see you again

Reviewed August 28, 2018

Our guides, Bender, Chris and John, met us at base camp and welcomed us to our new home for a few days. Our tents were well equipped and while out in the wilderness I slept comfortably, which is good to know because we had hours...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Valerie G, Manager at Wildcoast Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Wow! Thanks for sharing about your time at Orca Camp. I would say we are probably the most pleased that you appreciated the details of Orca Camp, the work of our guides, and to hear that you had orca visit daily! We definitely hope we...More

Reviewed August 27, 2018

We were so lucky and saw a large pod really close up from within the kelp line where the orcas chose to travel past us. The guides did the very best. The food was awesome, and the hot tub and sauna were much appreciated. The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Valerie G, Manager at Wildcoast Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Hello! What an experience to see orca so close! Each trip is unique in its experiences, and your sounded pretty magic! We do get fog and mist in the Strait, being in a temperate rainforest, I hope that added a mystical element! Thank you for...More

Reviewed August 26, 2018

We had a fantastic week kayaking, eating, enjoying the scenery and company. I can highly recommend this trip and we are already thinking about our next one. Really well organised, and don't get me started on the food: first class! Superb job everybody!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Valerie G, Manager at Wildcoast Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Wow! Thank you for this sweet review! We work hard to make sure your holiday is just as you hoped (and maybe more!). We would absolutely love to host you again!

Reviewed August 18, 2018

Fantastic place with amazing people, wonderful service. I realized my dream of seeing killer whales by my side.All done with great affection and dedication by the guides.All done with great affection and dedication by the guides.Two or more kayak trips per day. (sunrise and sunset).It...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Valerie G, Manager at Wildcoast Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Isabela I'm so glad your dream came true! I know that this was a highly anticipated trip, so I'm glad that you enjoyed your entire experience! Wildcoast is fortunate to have a team of guides that love what they do, and enjoy sharing their passion...More

Reviewed August 8, 2018

"Escape, Explore, Discover" - Wildcoast lives up to its tagline - and THEN some! We spent three days with Wildcoast (the "Weekender"), and only wished we had more time to explore. Our guide was knowledgeable, passionate about the area, and worked tirelessly to ensure that...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Valerie G, Manager at Wildcoast Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

THANK YOU for this beautiful review! What an incredible adventure you had...! It is certainly a pleasure to take care of all the details, so guests get an authentic experience, without the "work". Those humpbacks, just out there blowing our minds! It was such a...More

Reviewed August 5, 2018

My husband and I recently completed the 6-day Discovery Islands expedition-style trip. Besides being the only two on the trip (an amazing exception), the tour exceeded our expectations in many other ways. Besides great weather and scenery, much of its success boiled down to the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Valerie G, Manager at Wildcoast Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Cynthia! Thank you so much for joining us on this adventure, and taking the time to share so beautifully about your experience. You were definitely in very good hands with Chris, and it is with pleasure to hear you all shared in new adventures together,...More

Reviewed July 31, 2018

Having planned from the other side of the world to include the 3 night Wildcoast Orca camp as the finale of our itinerary - expectations were high, to say the least - expectations were exceeded! Our guides’ (Se, Em and Johnny) efforts to make sure...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Valerie G, Manager at Wildcoast Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Meilssa! Wow, thank you for such a fantastic review! It is a relief to hear we exceeded your (already high) expectations, and that not so surprisingly Se, Emily and Jon took such great care of you! Wildcoast is fortunate to have a small, but strong...More

Reviewed July 30, 2018

My daughter and I did the 1/2 day Kayak tour in Gowland Harbour with Se. Se is a fun and knowledgable guide who made the morning a great experience for two novice kayakers! We learned lots and got to really experience the place comfortably.

Date of experience: July 2018
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kdrusk
April 22, 2018|
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Response from Hydrovalouria | Property representative |
Hi Diane R! So sorry for the delay in response! Wildcoast’s Orca Camp basecamp is water access only. Wildcoast includes beautiful boat transportation from our meet point in either Campbell River (which has a regional... More
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