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Humpback Whales Breaching Video Goes Viral

Humpback Whales Breaching Video Goes Viral

An amazing experience happened for our guests and guides last season. During our late August Discovery Islands Expedition, guests had been enjoying the usual features of this trip, amazing scenery, fantastic camping, great meals in the wilderness and just getting away from it all. But this was turning out to be no ordinary trip and little […]

The Tale of the Humpback Whale

The Tale of the Humpback Whale

The population of humpback whales has seen an amazing recovery of recent. There are now estimated to be upwards of 21,000 humpbacks in the northeast Pacific Ocean alone.  In September of 2016, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) took nine of 14 populations of humpback whale off the list of protected species.   Recent […]

3 Kayak Vacation Planning Tips

3 Kayak Vacation Planning Tips

How booking early improves your kayak vacation  Planning a kayak vacation should be fun not stressful. By booking a few months in advance, you can increase the enjoyment of your kayak holiday significantly. Here are three benefits you will enjoy by booking early as part of your vacation planning: 1. Flight costs Thinking last minute […]

A Whale of an Update

A Whale of an Update

Scientists and non-scientists alike have made significant progress in our understanding and appreciation for killer whales (orca). Highlights Many wonderful events have occurred in the past few years to enhance our understanding of killer whales. Here are just a few of the notable activities that happened in 2015: Baby Whales 2015 was a booming year […]

Desolation Sound Kayaking Adventure

Desolation Sound Kayaking Adventure

By Stephen Parry and Jess Valentine Travel Bloggers, Stephen & Jess from flyingthenest.tv joined us for a Desolation Sound kayaking expedition and recorded their adventure through a collection of videos and amazing photography. From the fabulous pre-trip breakfast at Gowlland Harbour Resort to the beautiful campsites throughout Desolation Sound read their blog post and watch […]

World Oceans Day: Show the Ocean You Love it!

World Oceans Day: Show the Ocean You Love it!

World Oceans Day is recognized all over the globe on June 8th. Although we celebrate all of the world’s oceans, there is truly just one ocean that connects all of earth’s continents together.  If you haven’t joined in on the celebration of this worldwide holiday this article will explain more about what it is and […]

7 ways to get teenagers excited about a family vacation

7 ways to get teenagers excited about a family vacation

Teenagers! They can be sullen, uncommunicative, and downright cranky. But get them in the right environment and a whole new young adult emerges. Some of the best memories with teens can happen while on a family vacation, particularly one that exposes them to exciting new challenges. Here are 7 elements of a great outdoor adventure […]

Why Love is Enhanced on a Wilderness Adventure

Why Love is Enhanced on a Wilderness Adventure

Is a wilderness adventure the perfect honeymoon trip? Or maybe you are looking for an adventure to put the zing back in your relationship? Either way, spending time in the outdoors on a wilderness adventure will let you see your partner in a whole new light! Here’s six reasons why: Endorphins released during time outdoors with all that fresh air, […]