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Wildheart Adventures

1560 Brebber Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9X 1P4, Canada
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Awesome Kayak Experience!

My girlfriend and I did the kayaking day tour with Wildheart Adventures and it was lots of fun! The... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
MRJQUACH
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Toronto, Canada
Well worth it - do it!

Excellent trip - can definitely recommed everyone to do the 3 day Orca trip with Wildheart. Next... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2017
Kabr12345
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Aarhus, Denmark
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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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Reviewed 4 days ago

My girlfriend and I did the kayaking day tour with Wildheart Adventures and it was lots of fun! The tour starts off at Cedar Beach boat launch, then Kim takes us on a tour of local islands in that area. We are amateur kayakers but...More

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KayakBC_333, Guide at Wildheart Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Jimmy and Judy, It was a pleasure to meet and paddle with you and am glad that you enjoyed your time on the water with us. Yes, unfortunately wildlife sightings can be a bit dubious at times and you guys were unlucky to just...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2017

Excellent trip - can definitely recommed everyone to do the 3 day Orca trip with Wildheart. Next time I would probably go for the 6 day trip. Compared to the other groups/companies I saw, our group seemed smaller and the atmosphere was perhaps more casual...More

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Reviewed 28 September 2017

Second time travelling with Wildheart--I know I can count on them for a exciting, safe, well-planned adventure. The guides are skilled and personable, food is plentiful and tasty, and the equipment is entirely adequate. The wonderful memories made are well worth the price of admission...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2017

First time for us in BC, and we couldn't have experienced a more amazing adventure with Wildheart Adventures, especially with our two rock star guides Kim and Emmy. They gave us safety, outstanding meals, guidance, fun fun fun and memories of a lifetime with whale...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2017

Best trip ever! Beaches were stunning, great camping sites, food was amazing. Planning on more summer trips with WildHeart in the future. Kim and Emy were most helpful, fun to be with and made sure our safety was number one concern. They went over and...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Great Gulf Island tour. Thanks to our guide Nick for all the paddling tips (I'm now channeling the Klingon war blade!), the great stories and the awesome cooking. Also thanks to Kim for answering our numerous questions and accommodating our requests. See you again in...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2017

This is the second time in 10 years I have done the 3 day Johnstone Strait trip, first in 2007 and then again in 2017. Both trips we were able to kayak with the Orca's every day and this trip with a humpback and minke...More

Thank Rick R
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KayakBC_333, Guide at Wildheart Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2017

Hey Rick, So stoked that you and your boys enjoyed your time once again up in The Strait paddling with orca's and all the other splendour this area offers. We and our guides take great pride in operating quality outdoor adventures with folks like you...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2017

I cannot recommend this highly enough- we are a family of 5 (3 boys of 14, 17 and 19)- this 3 day, 2 night trip was truly magical- utterly fantastic- we saw Killer whales all 3 days (probably 30 in all) and, as we canoed,...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2017

A great paddle on the coast off of Nanaimo. Lots of wildlife, a fantastic scenery, and an amazing lunch! Kim was a fantastic guide, with advice on what to do and see on the island as well as a superb ability to make details of...More

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KayakBC_333, Guide at Wildheart Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2017

Really glad that you joined us on our Daytripper and enjoyed your time with us on the water. It's always a pleasure to show folks this amazing area and thank you for your kind words. Hope you can join us again sometime.

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Reviewed 23 August 2017

My wife and I just returned from a 3-Day Johnstone Strait trip with Kim. He's a great guy and an excellent guide. Kim provides quality equipment and delicious home-cooked (and home-grown) meals. He possesses a vast knowledge of the island and pointed us to some...More

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Lynneart48
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
18 July 2015|
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Sorry but we operate sea kayak tours and not accommodation. Try Fiddicks B & B. Cheers
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