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Wildheart Adventures

1560 Brebber Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9X 1P4, Canada
+1 250-722-3683
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fantastic day out on the water

We had a wonderful day trip with Kim out on the water during a beautiful day in the area. Kim... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
MotokoGS
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San Francisco, California
Broken Group Islands, Sea Kayaking

Excellent trip, beautiful area. Depends on what your after, I guess there is higher probability of... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2016
mrkpnkrs
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Omaha, Nebraska
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Join us in our 25th season exploring gorgeous Vancouver Island. Kayak with orca whales in Johnstone Strait, grey whales in Clayoquot Sound. Our tours feature gourmet camping cuisine, fun-loving certified guides, premium kayaking and safety equipment and we have offer both camping and lodge based tours. Check out our Daytrip here in Nanaimo paddling the gorgeous waters of the Gulf Islands.
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1560 Brebber Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9X 1P4, Canada
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+1 250-722-3683

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful day trip with Kim out on the water during a beautiful day in the area. Kim explained the route to us and then talked us through the area, what we would likely see, and what the experience would be like. He...More

Thank MotokoGS
KayakBC_333, Guide at Wildheart Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Guys, It was a delight to meet you both and share some of your gorgeous Vancouver Island with you. I hope your time in Vancouver was "fruitful"...you may be locals soon? Hopefully we'll see you out on the water with us again.

Reviewed 20 September 2016

Excellent trip, beautiful area. Depends on what your after, I guess there is higher probability of seeing whales up north, but the Broken Group is very secluded. We wandered around and between islands and channels for 4 days. Awesome old growth forests with some huge...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2016

Our four day, three night, trip around the Broken Islands was amazing from start to finish. Our very accomplished and experienced guides, Lenny and Alaina, made sure everything ran like clockwork. Lenny is a Stage 3 certified guide, which means he is at home and...More

Thank Hiker199
Reviewed 8 September 2016

My husband and I did the three day trip to Robson Bight with Colin and Kevin. I honestly can not say enough good things about them. They were super knowledgable, friendly, funny and really pushed the experience over the top. We were fortunate enough to...More

Thank Allison R
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Me and my boyfriend booked a 3 day kayak trip with Kim and Colin from Telegraph Cove to Robson Bight. I'm a true city girl and can admit to dreading the trip as it was completely out of my comfort zone but it was one...More

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KayakBC_333, Lead Guide and Owner at Wildheart Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2016

You guys ROCK! What a great 3 days we had out there in spectacular Johnstone Strait. Colin and I had so much fun with you all...how could we not with such an amazing wildlife "show" that just didn't stop throughout the trip. That definitely ranks...More

Reviewed 27 August 2016

We did a 3-day kayak with Wildheart Adventures from Telegraph Cove through the Johnstone Strait to the northern edge of the Robson Bight ecological reserve; it was awesome. Granted, we had perfect weather, and the wildlife (orca pods-4 sightings, humback whale-1 sighting, sea lion, Dahls...More

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KayakBC_333, Lead Guide and Owner at Wildheart Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2016

So nice to meet you guys and share such an amazing trip together. We were so fortunate to have so many wildlife sightings and the "orca shows" were fabulous and just didn't let up throughout the trip. Glad to hear that you enjoyed many aspects...More

Reviewed 25 August 2016

My 13 year old son and I spent 3 days on Johnson Straight led by kind,funny,knowledgeable,passionate and very welcoming guides;Kim Crosby and Colin Coon ... outstanding orca encounters every day, plus porpoises, dolphins, a humpback, eagles, sealions and bears. A terrific wildlife experience amidst spectacular...More

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KayakBC_333, Lead Guide & Owner at Wildheart Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2016

Hey Elspeth, Just back from a Broken Islands tour on the gorgeous west coast of the Island. We were treated to a pod of transient orca's attacking and devouring a seal on our last day while eating breakfast from our beachside camp...in 27 years of...More

Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Spent the day Kayaking with Kym as our guide. I was a little nervous because it was my first time. However it was easy to get the hang of it. It was very relaxing and we got to see some cool rock formations, seals, and...More

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KayakBC_333, Manager at Wildheart Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2016

It was super nice to meet you and paddle as a small group through our island paradise here in the Southern Gulf Islands. We're privileged to have you choose us as your first kayaking experience and thrilled that you enjoyed it so much. Hope you...More

Reviewed 20 July 2016

Had a wonderful experience kayaking with Wildheart safaris and it's friendly & knowledgeable guide Kim Crosby. The kayaking takes place at a leisurely pace with Kim going out of his way to included everyone of the group in the experience. We saw some harbour seals...More

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KayakBC_333, General Manager at Wildheart Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2016

It was an absolute pleasure to paddle with you and your lovely daughter. It is always a thrill to show off our wonderful DeCourcy Archipelago and it's stunning shoreline. I'm glad our little feast was enjoyed and hope that the cookie recipe is a big...More

Reviewed 10 July 2016

Sue Glenn, our guide for four days in the Broken Island Group, was many things: experienced, knowledgeable, funny, instantly engaging and trustworthy, hardworking (12 hour days starting with delicious breakfasts and ending with restaurant quality dinners!), easy-going, yet observant and professional. She was our mentor,...More

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KayakBC_333, Manager at Wildheart Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2016

We're so thrilled that you had an amazing time with Sue and friends in the gorgeous Broken Island Group. We take it as a privilege that folks like yourselves choose to spend your vacation time on one of our expeditions and we and our guides...More

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Lynneart48
Where do we gp to pick up kayaks - and what is the expense?
6 August 2015|
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Response from KayakBC_333 | Property representative |
HI Lynn, If you are interested in our sea kayaking tours, I suggest you look at our website at Wildheart Adventures for a complete description of the various kayaking trips we offer on Vancouver Island and their cost. Should... More
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rjlhansen
I have a family of 5 (3 small children) do you have a room that can accomodate us, or do we have to get two rooms? If two rooms, do you have ones that are connected?
18 July 2015|
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Response from KayakBC_333 | Property representative |
Sorry but we operate sea kayak tours and not accommodation. Try Fiddicks B & B. Cheers
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