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Trip Overview

$1,235.00 /person

For a truly unique & incredibly comfortable way to experience the coast, choose the Whales & Wilderness Glamping Tour (4-day basecamp style tour). This tour places you in the heart of Blackfish Sound - home to an incredible array of wildlife including humpback and orca whales. Thia wonderful location is the perfect place to explore from. Kayak along most beautiful shorelines and through hundreds of islands. The homes are large cotton canvas tents that allow you to stand up and move around with ease. Real beds complete with comfortable mattresses, pillows, linens and cozy duvets. The wood-fired hot tub overlooks the ocean a great place to soak at the end of the day. This is a most luxurious and comfortable camping experience. You'll travel to and from this campsite by water taxi and include a half day motorized whale watching journey which allows you to explore lots of ground as well as increase your chances of viewing whales in their natural habitat.

  • Departure Months: June, July, August, September
  • Duration: Extended Trip
  • Sport/Activity: Kayaking
  • Skill Level: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Water Type: Open Water/Ocean
  • Services Available:
    • Guided
    • Route Planning
    • Shuttle
    • Gear Rental
  • Accommodations:
    • Basecamp
    • Camping
  • Group Rates: Yes

Guides have extensive training and experience (paddling skills, rescue and first aid) and are experts at helping you to experience the ocean, wilderness and the natural & cultural history of the area. High-quality kayaks and top-of-the-line paddling and camping equipment are provided.

Fiberglass single and double kayaks (Seaward, Atlantis, Current Designs and Nimbus), Werner and Nimbus paddles, top-of-the-line paddling safety gear, fully stocked first aid kits, communication equipment, Kokatat paddling/rain jackets & pants, extensive cooking and camping equipment provided.

If you find it necessary to cancel your tour, please let us know as soon as possible. No refunds are given once tours have departed. Spirit of the West Adventures Ltd. is not responsible for any additional costs that may arise in the event of a trip alteration or delay caused by circumstances beyond our control. To avoid confusion we require written notice of cancellation, by email, fax or standard mail. The following fees will apply to cancellations and are calculated as of the date we receive your written cancellation notice.

Canadian Tours:
If you must cancel your tour, your refund is as follows:
- Earlier than 90 days before trip – If we have not had to turn customers
away, full amount is refunded less a $100 administration fee. If we have
had to turn customers away, the deposit is retained.
- 89-30 days before trip – 50% of total tour price is refunded.
- Later than 30 days before trip – No refund will be given, unless we can
find someone to fill your space. In this case, only the deposit is retained.

Locations on this Trip