Nature / Photo Tours
Columbia's finest wildlife viewing and nature photo tours....
Columbia's outfitters offer a full program of outdoor adventure, wildlife
viewing, art, culture, photography, and nature throughout British Columbia.
From day tripping to expedition-style cruising and small-group active
holidays you can discover British Columbia like you've never seen it
You can observe and photograph hundreds of bird species in British Columbia.
Take a journey that is abundant with flora, fauna, and wildlife. Wild
places of beauty and rich history.
day trips to expedition-style trips you will discover B.C.
like never before..
You can learn more about British Columbia nature tours by clicking
on the individual outfitter "name
links" below for details and rates information.
The location of each outfitter is shown for your convenience.
- B.C. Rockies
Retreat Lodge is built in nature’s perfect shape,
the circle with stunning views of the surrounding mountains,
forests, and meadows. We offer our guests distinctive accommodation
and sumptuous meals in an environment of rustic elegance
with private rooms and cabins, an outdoor yoga studio, beautiful
gardens, and forest trails.
retreat lodge is located on the edge of the new 27,000 hectare
West Arm Wilderness Park. The city of Nelson is a mere five-minute
drive away, or an easy walk through beautiful hiking trails
that lead back to town. A variety of individual and group
packages and themes are available. Our nature & nurture
packages are put together so that our guests experience
both the natural wonders of British Columbia's Mountain
Landscape and the calm spaciousness that forms the heart
of the Spa experience.
Ridge - Vancouver Area
River Lodge is located just 43 air miles - North East of
Our new 5000 square foot farmhouse style lodge ands four
cabins are the perfect place to experience the ultimate
angling adventure on a river that has been called one of
Canada’s best kept secrets with big resident Bull,
Cutthroat and Rainbow trout.
- American Plan Dining
Our lodge is located on the edge of a great wilderness.
During the fall salmon run, black bears and eagles can often
be seen feeding on salmon along the rivers. Deer are plentiful
and there are occasional sightings of mountain lions. The
region is rich in bird life in season. At the head of the
valley, giant old- growth trees can still be found, an accessible
hot spring with two pools for those who want to relax, and
native sites to explore.
- Northern B. C.
Welcome - Once in a lifetime wilderness nature adventures to the Khutzeymateen valley of the Grizzly Bear.
Our three hour tour or 2 day overnight tour include a spectacular float plane ride to the pristine Khutzeymateen Valley, home of Canada's only grizzly bear sanctuary. This trip is a professional or amateur photographers dream come true with some of the best grizzly bear viewing in the world and the possibility of viewing black bears, whales, seals, mountain goats, wolves, deer, sea otters, bald eagles and schools of Pacific wild salmon as we travel through the glorious coastal rainforest.
During our busy May to September 2006 season 95% of our tours saw grizzly bears.
is a floating lodge located in Seal Cove, at the east end of Prince
Rupert harbour. Accommodations
feature a spacious dining area and living area, west coast decor and
separate bedrooms which sleep up to 12-14 people comfortably.
Enjoy a hike on the trail behind the lodge where you will have a spectacular
view of the harbour.
McBride Bay - Victoria - The Islands
Anglers yearning to
catch the big one will no doubt find themselves in a fishing charter paradise
around Vancouver Island. With the diversity of locations we offer to fish and
fish to catch, Vancouver Island and Victoria offer an array of fishing charter
opportunities. Spectacular scenery, consistently big catches and
the expert guides of Reel Obsession Charters all combine to make your next
Vancouver Island fishing charter a truly unforgettable one. With the
different locations to fish Nootka Sound/Zeballos,Tahsis and Victoria, we are
able to offer fishing charters to accommodate the most avid angler or a first
Reel Obsession Sport Fishing offers world class guided
fishing and lodging off the west coast of Vancouver Island, BC, Canada.
We fish the pristine waters of Nootka Sound and Esperanza, with our lodge
located in McBride bay between the villages of Zeballos and Tahsis, BC. Nootka
Sound and Esperanza hosts the best fishing Vancouver Island has to offer.
Monster Chinook Salmon, acrobatic Coho Salmon, giant Halibut and up to 12
species of Bottom Fish are all abundant while fishing on Vancouver Island.
Fishing Nootka Sound is very unique in giving us two unbeatable fishing
grounds. Our off shore fishing produces the best Salmon and Halibut fishing
Vancouver Island BC offers. While the protected waters of Nootka Sound
and Esperanza have incredible fishing opportunities as well.
Reel Obsession Sport Fishing Charters
offers year round fishing in Victoria on Vancouver Island, British Columbia.
Whether you are an experienced angler, a corporate group, or looking for an
unforgettable time with the family, Reel Obsession Charters will provide a
thrilling fishing experience. Fishing southern Vancouver Island offers a
variety of angling opportunities. With trophy Chinook Salmon in upwards of
50lbs and gigantic Halibut from 30- 200lbs, Vancouver Island offers easy access
to an unforgettable fishing charter. Coho salmon, available through the summer
months offer exciting action with their aerial displays. Pink Salmon available
on odd years, bring nonstop action to the rods.
Campbell River - Victoria - The Islands
Welcome to Rendezvous Lodge located in British Columbia's famed Inland Passage in the Discovery Island Group, a place many only dream of ... Guests will enjoy tastefully appointed roomsand a menu featuring delights for every taste. Enjoy a relaxing soak in the spa on the deck, the indescribable sunset or gazing at billions of stars.
This is an adventure lodge with activities and expeditions available to match your sense of adventure. Fishing, sea-kayaking, sailing, adventure tours and flights are offered. See magnificent wildlife in their natural habitat.
Rendezvous Lodge is handicapped accessible.
- Vancouver Island
Sands Bed and Breakfast offers ocean view Comox Valley accommodation
in the Little River area of Comox, on Vancouver Island.
This is a bed and breakfast inn offering comfortable accommodation
and friendly hospitality.
beautiful BC West Coast sunsets over the water from the
sundeck, or take a stroll along the waterfront and explore
miles of shoreline.
Beachcombing and wildlife viewing are also both right at
hand, and you're almost certain to see the bald eagles,
sea lions, seals, otters and ospreys which abound in the
area. Launch your boat or kayak and explore the bays and
inlets of Georgia Strait. Go scuba diving and swim amongst
the diverse marine life.
Campbell River - Victoria & The Islands
At our Campbell River Lodge, you will find all of the amenities, your group will have complete privacy, including private dining, bar and hot tub.
groups of 2-30 we supply all inclusive packages
from Sport Fishing to Family Vacations or Corporate Meetings. One of our most popular trips is the
Float Plane Fly In. Depart and return
each day from your BC Fishing Lodge.
Go to pristine remote locations Knights, Bute Inlet
just to name a few.
From our local Campbell River Lodge and Fly In Packages to our Eco Tours we offer the best of both worlds, close to town for all the amenities but able to be far away in a very short time. See Orca (Killer Whales), Sea Lions, Bald Eagles. Fish for Big Kings, Giant Halibut, Yellow Eye and Ling Cod just to name a few at our Canadian Fishing Lodge Locations.
Louis Creek Valley - Vancouver & The Mountains
Tod Mountain Ranch is an adult-oriented guest ranch offering horseback riding vacations to guests from all around the globe who share a love of horses and adventure in the great outdoors. Hidden in the Louis Creek Valley just 45 minutes North of Kamloops, this ranch is small and exclusive offering a relaxing, tranquil, adult-oriented environment.
Our riding holidays are all inclusive so guests don’t have to worry about anything once they get here. We take care of everything. We ride in almost 30,000 hectares of mountain trails, forest and alpine that surrounds the ranch and is home to bear, deer, moose, coyote and cougar. We regularly see hawks and bald eagles flying overhead and have seen tracks for raccoons, badgers, lynx and a host of other creatures big and small.
Whether you’re traveling alone, with a partner or a group of friends, this small yet upscale ranch offers stunning views, great food, good company and a peaceful, calm environment to relax, unwind and forget
about the stresses of the real world.
- Victoria & The Islands
Egmont British Columbia is located on the scenic Sunshine
Coast easily accessed by car or floatplane from Vancouver,
Whistler and Seattle.
lodge is tucked amidst majestic cedars and firs and features
spectacular views of the Pacific Coast of Canada.
We offer both Forest and Ocean views
from our private accommodations suitable for singles, couples
and families. Our chef presents West Coast cuisine.
Fly to a remote spot by Jet Ranger helicopter, and challenge
yourself with a unique back country hiking experience or discover
the local hotspots; Skookumchuck Rapids, Ruby-Klein Lake Traverse,
Mount Daniel & Mount Pender . West Coast Wilderness Lodge
will provide all the comfort and fine food that a day of hiking
and fresh alpine air demands. All our guides are committed
to creating memorable outdoor experiences.
McNeill - Victoria & The Islands
Orca Lodge - WeGo
Kayaking has the only private floating lodge in the Johnstone
Strait area. Our cozy lodge is strategically positioned
to combine not only fantastic orca viewing, but also the
opportunity to kayak through the myriad of small islets
and passages that make up the Broughton Archipelago.
From the seat of a kayak, Orca (killer whale) viewing is
an unforgettable experience. In addition to the unsurpassed
thrill of kayaking with the Orcas, Humpback and Minke whales,
we are likely to see porpoises, bald eagles, rhinoceros
auklets, bears, seals, dolphins and more… This combination
of Orcas, the Broughton Archipelago, our remote lodge, fabulous
cuisine and fun guides, ensure that you will have the sea
kayaking adventure of a lifetime.
back country trails, unspoiled wilderness, pristine lakes, and
wide open spaces during your outdoor photo tour vacation in British
Columbia. You will discover wildlife viewing and a photo opportunity
around every bend.
British Columbia's natural beauty and wildlife abundance are province