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Wildcoast Adventures
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Owner description: 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, close enough to hear the blows of the Orca! Or experience the un-ending channels and wilderness of Desolation Sound, the Discovery Islands, or the Coastal Inlets on an expedition! Rentals and day tours also available daily at our location
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a trip it was amazing in every aspect. The guides were unbelievable in everything they did from the kayaking, to cooking, cleaning, to preparing the hot tub and sauna. Great conversations, shared experiences, laughter and genuine interest in each guest and their experiences. And then there was the Wild Life! close encounters of the third kind - ha ha! Orcas next to our kayaks, sea lions snorting at us, eagles soaring above us and salmon leaping out of the water in front of the beach all in one day. Sunrise paddles with the mountains, the mist and the clouds of Johnstone strait that defy words. You simply have to go and experience it for yourself.

Thank Donna C
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Reviewed September 3, 2018

Just returned from a 4 day stay at Orca camp. Our guides Cole, Se, and John made it a memorable experience. Was one of the best family trips we have done. Saw lots of orcas, humpback whales, sea stars, sea lions, etc. The glamping made camping easy. Our children (11 and 13) had a great trip with lots to hold their interest both on the water and at camp. Was also great to unplug for a few days. We really enjoyed the hot tub, sauna and gourmet food. Can’t wait to go back and would highly recommend. Perfect for our beginner kayak skill level, but could be made more difficult if you had higher level skills. Thanks to Cole,Se and John for a great trip and to Val and Damian for answering all our questions pre trip.

Thank Vancouver_travel
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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 shower and sauna (glamping at it's best). Our guides, Chris, Bender and John were great. Fun guys to be around, good cooks and guides. We saw humpbacks, orcas, dolphins, a sea lion and a bear. Thanks for a great adventure!

Thank Taxhead5761
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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 trip, but we’ll likely be back to try.

Thank llamachick
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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 of kayaking every day and a good nights sleep is appreciated. Meals were plenty and bountiful and just because we were camping we did not sacrifice great flavours or proper presentation. Aside from comfortable accommodations and quality food the pursuit of our trip was fulfilled. Orca and Humpback whale sightings every day, along with dolphins, bear and eagles. 4 days of kayaking on Johnstone Straight was nothing short of an epic journey. Our guides were professional, friendly and always trying to accommodate our stay. One of the most wonderful experiences of my life and I thank my guides, and a couple pods of Orca's for making it such a memorable event. Thanks to Val and Damian at Wildcoast Adventures!

Thank spres2n
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