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Misty Isles Adventures - Day Tours

British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-935-6756
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This is definitely one of the best things I have ever done.

We were part of a party of 11 who chartered Misty Isles for a 3 night, 4 day tour of the Northern... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
TravelNutsx2
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Victoria, Canada
Mothership kayaking in Discovery Islands

I arranged a 6 day 5 night mothership kayak trip for my wife and family in celebration of her... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
FrankS670
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West Sacramento, California
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Cortes Island's only sea kayaking outfitter & certified sailing charter vessel. Kayak rentals, instruction & guided day trips. Experience paddling with the seals, visit a historic pictograph site or a night paddle with bioluminescence illuminating every stroke. Cruise Desolation Sound or Mitlenatch Island on-board the 13 m (43 ft) schooner Misty Isles. Multi-day kayak mothership trips explore remote areas of the Discovery Islands, Toba & Bute Inlets. Nestled at the entrance to enchanting Desolation Sound & located between Campbell River & the mainland coast of BC, the Discovery Islands dot the intricate waterways in some of the most spectacular scenery in the world.
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Reviewed 27 September 2017

We were part of a party of 11 who chartered Misty Isles for a 3 night, 4 day tour of the Northern Gulf Islands and Desolation Sound. Mike put together a trip for us that blew away any expectations we had. We boated during the...More

Thank TravelNutsx2
Mike M, Owner at Misty Isles Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

And thank you for coming along with us! It is always a pleasure to show such an enthusiastic group around.

Reviewed 27 September 2017

I arranged a 6 day 5 night mothership kayak trip for my wife and family in celebration of her retirement. We explored the Discovery Islands on the Misty Isles, camping one night and staying in remote lodges the other four. The scenery was spectacular and...More

Thank FrankS670
Mike M, Owner at Misty Isles Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Thanks for taking the time to write glowing review! Dylan and I had a great time showing you this beautiful and varied area.

Reviewed 6 September 2017

A week ago I went on an overnight trip on Misty Isles from Whaletown on Cortes Island to Blind Channel Resort, about an 8-hour slow cruise through an array of beautiful passages, with interesting commentary from Skipper Mike Moore about the sea life, local history...More

Thank cortesian
Reviewed 30 August 2017

It's hard to go wrong choosing a slow boat ride to Desolation Sound on a beautiful sunny day. World class destination, beautiful warm waters, the chance to swim, and a great boat. But what really set this trip apart for me was that Captain Mike...More

Thank LesterLee1234
Reviewed 8 August 2017

My wife and I recently enjoyed an enchanting three day paddling excursion hosted by Misty Isles Adventures. Two nights on the Islands were the highlights of an adventure punctuated by fine company, good food and capable guides. The Accommodations and their history were amazing, tour...More

Thank W4989TCdanm
Reviewed 1 August 2017

We did an afternoon cruise to Mitlennatch Island Nature Provincial Park on board the Misty Isle with captain Mike. We had a very enjoyable afternoon. Mike is very knowledgeable and his concern and respect for the wildlife and ocean is very evident. We were fortunate...More

Thank Peter B
Mike M, Owner at Misty Isles Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

It is fantastic that the humpback whales have returned to their old haunts in the northern Salish Sea!

Reviewed 19 June 2017

We just wanted to say thanks for such a wonderful trip especially the invigorating trip back to Lund. Sandra wouldn't have missed one second of the journey back. For her that was one of the highlights of the trip. You did a great job hitting...More

Thank blsherriff
Mike M, Owner at Misty Isles Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Yes that trip had a bit of everything, from warm, sunny days with spectacular mountains to almost gale force winds. We enjoyed the group's camaraderie and enthusiasm for everything!

Reviewed 17 June 2017

This four hour course was a premium experience in every possible respect. Mike is knowledgeable, enthusiastic, friendly, professional, and an outstanding pedagogue. From the introduction onshore, to stroke lessons out on the water, through the more demanding but ultimately greatly rewarding capsize and recovery instruction,...More

Thank Katie W
Mike M, Owner at Misty Isles Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

We enjoyed your enthusiasm for getting wet! The water was cool enough to make the lesson "real" but warm enough for good skills practice. I'm sure that having the techniques for getting yourself out of trouble will open new paddling routes and experiences for you.

Reviewed 12 June 2017

We took this wonderful boat (the Misty Isles) on a day trip. The boat was very comfortable and we were given lots of information about the area by our captain. We had lunch on board, then we went on to the island. We toured the...More

Thank Heather H
Mike M, Owner at Misty Isles Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Yes Heather- on top of the seals and sea lions, the birds and the flowers, the whale was certainly a bonus! Hope to see you out on Misty Isles again.

Reviewed 9 September 2016

Mike Moore is a terrific ship captain, environmentalist, story-teller and font of marine knowledge. My husband and I have done one day trip and three overnight trips with Misty Isles and have never been disappointed. Our second last trip was to Bute Inlet, where we...More

Thank carrie808
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Denise H
26 May 2016|
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Response from Mike M | Property representative |
Hi Denise. What kind of activity are you doing, kayaking, going out on Misty? When?
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