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Whale Watching

A large Grey whale

Aquamarine Adventures
200 Hemlock Street, Ucluelet
Tour first class through Barkley Sound’s wild and lush splendor. Experience the acrid smell of spouting or breaching whales. Hear the grunts and barks of lazing seals, otters, beach-side bears or massive sealions &mdash:all from the comfort of our ultra-safe, ultra-quiet, Coast Guard style Zodiac or luxury 38′ yachts. Reservations reccommended!

Archipelago Wildlife Cruises
Whiskey Landing Marina (foot of Main Street), Ucluelet
For an unforgettable experience, join Al & Toddy Landry aboard their spacious 53 foot motor yacht to view whales, bears, sea lions, and other wildlife in comfort. Their interpretive tours include a scenic cruise of the Broken Group Islands and a gourmet meal while at anchor. Romantic sunset cruises and private charters also available.

Orcas playing

Beachcomber Ocean Tours
238 Matterson Drive, Ucluelet
Wildlife tours, whale watching, general water taxi services and kayak drop offs. Twelve passenger inside and outside viewing for a warm, comfortable excursion. Washroom equipped.

Coastal Knights Kayaking
1187 Peninsula Road
They now offer a new and exciting way to enjoy bear watching and wildlife tours. This Dory Boat tour allows everyone the opportunity to get a first hand view of our wildlife. Let their guide regale you with stories, local knowledge and history of the area. This tour is great for people of all ages and abilities.

Seeing a Grey whale

Seeing a Grey whale

Jamie’s Whaling Station & Adventure Centres

In operation since 1982, Jamie’s Whaling Station offers Whale Watching on 65’ cruisers or zodiacs, Bear Watching, & Sea Lion Tours. All Guaranteed Sightings! Hot Springs Cove, Sea to Sky Hot Springs, Kayaking, Meares Island Hiking, Sunset & Harbour Tours, Scenic Flights & More! Gift shops & lots of free parking at Ucluelet locations. Complimentary dog kennels too!

Bull Sea Lion

Pristine Adventures
Guided bear and wildlife watching by motorized freight canoe. Salmon and bear tours – a must do to see the “Wild” side of the west coast!

Subtidal Adventures
#2 1950 Peninsula Rd, Ucluelet
Quality cruising since 1978 in Barkley Sound and the Broken Group Islands. Zodiac or Cabin Cruiser. Gray, Humpback and sometimes Ocra whales. Sea Lions, Seals, Eagles and possible Sea Otter. Exciting and innovative boat tours; spring “Gray Whale Adventure”, summer “Islands, Whales and Bears”, winter Sunset and Storm (harbour) cruises.

Enroute to see some whales