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Princess Louisa Inlet

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A MUST visit!

A truly amazing location. Yes, you need to go 45 miles up Jarvis Inlet and then through Malibu... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
Albert T
Ashland, Oregon
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This place is sick

One of the most beautiful places on the BC Coast. If you have a boat, go see it. If you don't... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
Tsawwassen, Canada
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Malibu, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

A truly amazing location. Yes, you need to go 45 miles up Jarvis Inlet and then through Malibu Rapids to get there, which is easier at high tide slack than at low slack, but it is SO worth the effort. My companion said it was...More

Thank Albert T
Reviewed 2 June 2018

Well worth the visit to the inlet. The best time to go is in the Spring when the waterfalls are running at maximum capacity.

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 4 January 2018

One of the most beautiful places on the BC Coast. If you have a boat, go see it. If you don't have a boat, buy one.

1  Thank TsawwassenTravellers
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We just returned from volunteering at a week-long military family camp at Young Life Malibu. And no, it wasn't in California, but way up north in Canada! We could actually see about 80% of the eclipse last Monday from the balcony of the main building...More

2  Thank LaurieB980
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

A boating trip is not complete unless you go to Princess Louisa inlet through Malibu rapids. ( at slack tide for sure !!) Between the beautiful unspoiled terrain, most magnificent waterfalls that you can get to with 5 feet of , awesome hiking trails and...More

1  Thank DonK1382
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

This place is magical. Whether rain or shine the trip up is spectacular. We take guests on a 3 or 4 day cruise. It never disappoimts. Deemed the most beautiful anchorage in the world!

7  Thank secretcovesailt... S
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We took our boat up to Princess Louisa Inlet and it was breathtaking! You need to go through Malibu Rapids so check your tide chart and go through at slack. The glaciers and mountains are so beautiful. At the end you will see Chatterbox Falls....More

Thank danimommy
Reviewed 5 August 2016

We traveled by zodiac boat on a trip organised by the West Coast Wilderness Resort. I had read about it in advance, but it surpassed my expectations by a mile. Stunning and unspoiled scenery, interesting wildlife. Even my teenagers were impressed. Don't miss it if...More

Thank LisaR631
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Our family came to the inlet by boat, having traveled into Canada from WA. I read many accounts of the inlet, reviewed pictures and learned the history of Mr Mcdonald's gift to the world. None of that really prepared me for the actual experience of...More

3  Thank pressonjh
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

If you live on the British Columbia west coast, own a boat and haven't been to Princess Louisa Inlet to see Chatterbox Falls you are missing out. BIG TIME! What an adventure. From Egmont, on the Sunshine Coast the falls are about 36 nautical miles...More

Thank Debra W
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22 March 2018|
Response from Albert T | Reviewed this property |
You can take a float plane in or possibly a tour boat (if they would allow you to stay) to get there. Or possibly โ€œ hitch hikeโ€ on a private boat out of Pender Harbour or Egmont. Trails out of the Inlet are steep and not... More
Daniel C
21 May 2017|
Response from secretcovesailt... S | Reviewed this property |
Not a day trip. Princess Louisa Inlet is only accessible by boat. It takes about 3 hours from Vancouver to Egmont (including ferry ride) where you can take a high speed boat tour or 2.5 hours from Vancouver is Secret Cove... More
Gil B
1 July 2016|
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Response from NeggyRichmond_Canada | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't have that info for you. Hope you go as it is a a real treat๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ