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Browning Pass Charters

890 Campbell St, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
+1 250-725-3435
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Leisurely cruise to see wildlife - get as close as other boats

We chose this company for bear watching after reviewing the others. We went out with Mike who runs... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Amazing bear watching

Loved this Browning Pass Charter trip on Mike's boat. We say plenty of eagles and seals but the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Michael O
New York City, New York
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890 Campbell St, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
+1 250-725-3435
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose this company for bear watching after reviewing the others. We went out with Mike who runs the company. This tour was about an hour or so longer than any of the other tours because the boat is slower, which made for a lovely...More

Thank CWTSeattle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved this Browning Pass Charter trip on Mike's boat. We say plenty of eagles and seals but the highlight by far was seeing the bears rolling rocks to find crabs under them. Saw lots of bearcubs too. So cute! Very comfortable boat, even for my...More

Thank Michael O
Reviewed 18 October 2016

A friend of mine recommended this company for a bear-watching tour and I must say it was one of the best recommendations I've ever received. Since Mike was on vacation, his daughter did the tour and she did a great job. There were only three...More

Thank Raven25Blue
Reviewed 4 October 2016

There are a lot of companies in Tofino that offer tours for whales and/or bears in Tofino, and Browning Pass does offer those tours, as well. However, we were looking specifically to see and photograph Sea Otters, and Lynn offered a private charter for 3...More

1  Thank Denise T
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Went out with our skipper Mike on a beautiful morning, smooth sailing lots of information from Mike about the area and wildlife. We sighted 6 bears including a mother and her cub, got up real close to shore, while we we viewing the bears a...More

Thank Sean N
Reviewed 9 September 2016

We saw 5 black bears, and they are beautiful. The driver (whose name escapes me) was very friendly, and its a small operation so you'll always have him. Definitely bring a camera because you won't believe how close you'll get to the bears. Unless you're...More

Thank Jack W
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We went on the Bear watching trip in the morning. Mike was very helpful and informative. We had coffee on the boat, which was a nice surprise when the coffe shops in Tofino were closed. The boat was slower than the zodiacs, which was actually...More

Thank TSchonherr
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We had a brilliant trip and stopped half a dozen times to see bears at different spots. We saw a mother and cub on one beach, a couple of older siblings on another beach, a larger male on another beach. It was magical watching the...More

Thank Helen W
Reviewed 4 August 2016

We booked Mike White and his boat for some photo taking up in the Browning Pass and Freedom Channel. Boy of Boy did it sure not disappoint. We arrived on a dreary, foggy, rainy morning to be greeted very cheerfully by Mike. He was getting...More

Reviewed 27 July 2016

We were looked after so well on this trip - we boarded at the pier in Tofino and had a H&S briefing before we set off. Mike was very knowledgeable about the area and answered all our questions (total people on the boat were about...More

Thank Fmwoody
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