Remote Passage

Bear watching in Clayoquot Sound
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Bear Watching

"Coastal Bear Watch"  (2 1/2 hours)

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  • A quiet-water excursion – travel is along fjord inlets; stops, in sheltered bays.
  • Black bears come out of the rainforest to feed on crunchy crab, clams & barnacles
  • Observe wildlife on shore from the comfort and safety of a 24’ Zodiac vessel
  • Departure Times and Rates
  • Your knowledgeable guide shares information about Black bears and other inlet wildlife, including seals, eagles, porpoise and heron.
  • Plan for a relaxed outing, and be sure to bring your camera!
  • A perfect companion program to our other marine excursions -- to complete your experience in the varied and beautiful wilderness areas of Clayoquot Sound
  • Available April - October
  • Launch times based on tides
  • Comfortable coverall flotation suits provided
  • Suitable for most visitors.
  • Call us at 1-800-666-9833 (local 250-725-3330) to request a reservation for the Coastal Bear Watch program.


Departure Times & Rates for 2023 *

3-12 years
Departure TimesDuration
Coastal Bear Watch $149 $129 daily, time based on tides 2 1/2 hours

We recommend advance reservations for all our tours. Group rates available for 6 or more.

Prebooking can be arranged by VISA or MasterCard, or with 50% deposit.

48 hour change / cancellation policy (groups may vary)


Book Today, Make a Reservation Online or Call toll free 1-800-666-9833 Locak / Int'l: (250) 752-3330

* Add $10 Fuel Surcharge (July 1/23); add 5% Tax at time of payment. We reserve right to change price without notice. Discounts on Adult rates only.

Please Note: $3 will be added to all fares to support marine wildlife and forest ecosystem research and education in Clayoquot Sound