Kayaking in Clayoquot and Barkley Sound!
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Ucluelet is the Nuu-chah-nulth First Nations word for "Safe Harbour" and this is certainly true. You can take a guided tour, rent or launch your own boat from a public launch at Seaplane Base Road to explore rivers, waterfalls, bluffs and rich wildlife. Buisnesses listed below offer memorable day or multi-day trips to the Broden Group Island, part of Pacific Rim National Park.

Ucluelet Harbour

HELLO NATURE 1705 Peninsula Road

1.844.706.2751 or 250.726.2035
Our guided kayaking & hiking tours range from half-day tours to week-long adventures. Join us in the Broken Group Islands and Clayoquot Sound. No experience needed. HelloNature.ca.


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MAJESTIC OCEAN KAYAKING 1167 Helen Road 1.800.889.7644 250.726.2868
majestic kayaking imageGuided kayak tours to the Broken Group Islands & Clayoquot Sound. Fun for all ability levels. Day trips & multi-day trips. Bear & whale watching. Kayak rentals available. 20+ years of local experience with certified guides. www.oceankayaking.com


PADDLE WEST KAYAKING 168 Fraser Lane at JAMIE'S 250.726.7444
Guided 2.5, 4, & 6 hour tours. Paddle with sea lions in protected harbour waters or feel the exhilaration of an open coast tour! No experience necessary. paddlewestkayaking.com

Kayaking with orcas

Orcas in Ucluelet Harbour.

Seaplane base

Canoe Quest from Seaplane Base Kayak Launch

Map # SUP
Highway 4

WESTCOAST WILD Zip-line • SUP 1.877.992.9453
Unique Kennedy River Canyon Zip-line and SUP rentals in river canyon. 20 minutes before the highway 4 junction. www.wcwild.com

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Tofino is a kayaker's dream for paddling among islands and channels to remote beaches, Mearse Island or scenic Tofino Inlet. Clayoquot Sound is world famous for pristine wilderness and abundant wildlife. There is a kayak launch at First Street dock and several business specialize in leading you on safe tours in the best equipment. See below for detais.

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BLACK BEAR KAYAKING 390 Main Street 250.725.3342
Tofino kayaking & hiking-tours. Get on the water, close-up to the shorelines of our various little islands in Clayoquot Sound. Meet the wildlife at its doorstep. No experience required! blackbearkayaking.com



PADDLE WEST KAYAKING.com 606 Campbell 1.877.479.3232 or 250.725.3232
Guided kayak tours to the islands & rainforest surrounding Tofino. Rentals also available. www.paddlewestkayaking.com

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REMOTE PASSAGES SEA KAYAKING 71 Wharf St., Tofino 1-800-666-9833
remote kayakingGuided day & evening paddles. Introductory lesson included. No experience necessary.
Fun, informative programs. Discounts with a whale or bear tour. remotepassages.com


T'ashii PADDLE SCHOOL- Cultural Canoe Tours Campbell Street, Tofino 250-266-3787 or 1-855-883-3787
native canoe photoJoin your Nuu-chah-nulth guide for a journey in Tla-o-qui-aht traditional territory. Paddle an authentic cedar canoe and learn about local aboriginal history and rich culture. 4hour Tribal Park (Meares Island) trips and 2hour Cultural Canoe trips. Depart from Jamie's Whaling Station in Tofino. www.tofinopaddle.com


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TOFINO SEA KAYAKING 320 Main St. tofino-kayaking.com 250.725.4222
tofino-sea-kayaking-image1-800-863-4664 Tofino’s first & only Kayak Centre for new & experienced paddlers. Unique
& authentic kayak tours, no experience required. Rentals, courses, supplies & info. Est 1988.

Tofino Inlet

Tofino Inlet has tidal currents to speed your journey.

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