North Broughton Expedition    5 nights/6 days

This adventure is, "a classic 6 day trip," that takes in heaps of wildlife sightings, a taste of native culture, a combination of sheltered and exposed water to kayak.

This trip is a journey through the entire length of the Broughton Marine Park and it's Archipelago. Days are long and rewarding; trip features a sense of exploration. Wildlife rookeries, hidden passages and remote beaches are all visited on these trips through the entire length of the Park. You will experience the sounds of whales from your tent site. Summer days end with a colorful sunset that lasts for over an hour.

These trips take in the true wilderness areas of the Broughton Marine Park. And offer you six days to build your sea kayak skills in waters full of active wildlife.

Interaction with a few notable homesteaders will start this wonder journey through what some the best kayak experience on the West Coast.


Arrival Day: Arrival in Telegraph Cove or Port McNeill ( Note accommodation requires a reservation a few months before the summer season to ensure availability) is usually late in the day. Call us to tell us you are in the area. Pre-trip meeting information will be forwarded to you before you arrive in the North Island. 

Note: This trip has a few different highlights and a flexible itinerary set in consultation with guests before trip is booked.

DAY 1: 

Meet at 8:30 am out front of the Tourist Information Centre in Port McNeill.  Load our shuttle boat and cruise through the land of Humpback, Sperm and Minke Whales to our first camp deep in the Broughton Archipelago.  Set camp and grab a bit to eat. Mid morning kayak to dust off the cobwebs and atune ourselves to nature. Salmon Dinner.

DAY 2: 

A traveling day in AM to our first campsite along a  sheltered route with defined passages.  Viewing and photo time in an area with wildlife rookeries and local habitats. An afternoon stroll in the unique coastal rainforest. View flora and fauna. Pasta and seafood for dinner. Small beach fire to end a nice day. Tuna Dinner

DAY 3: 

A traveling day in AM  move to a feature camp for sunsets.
PM explore the rustic islets and scenic passages with visible marine life.
Listen to a shoreline, alive with sounds of kingfishers, eagles, and myriad seabirds.
 Small beach fire to end the day. Mexican Dinner Night

DAY 4:

Layover day with a morning paddle to visit a nearby seal rookery.
Lunch on an islet and time to explore by land.
Paddle a route back to camp where the sea lions frequent.                                                                                                                                                                          A night for star gazing. Pasta Dinner 

DAY 5: 

Our first chance to paddle in the same waters as Humpback Whales and abundant bird life. Island hop across a small group of unique islets.
Explore the shoreline and coves of the many islets and Island of the entrance to Knight Inlet.
Navigate the waters of the mouth of Knight Inlet and its many rustic islets. Barbecque Dinner

DAY 6: 

Last morning on water early today, pack up gear, sea kayak amongst small islets and islands. Last look at whales, porpoise,eagles and other wildlfie that morning.
Visit seal rookery and waters frequent by local wildlife. Stop for whales on the way back to base.
After a relaxing lunch we will load our shuttle boat and begin our voyage (we stop for whales) back to Port McNeill, arriving late afternoon (3:00-4:00 pm)


Email us with your preferred trip dates and group size and we will confirm and book you in for your trip.


Trip Cost: CAD$1695 per person

Group Rates: start @ (group of 4)

Trip Deposit:  CAD$250 per person

Trip Days:   Monday - Saturday (Custom Dates +15%)

June 22-27 July 01-06  July 08-13, July 15-20,

August 05-10, August  19-24, September 02-07 September 09-14,