Remote Passage

Remote Passage
Whales Bears Hot Springs Sea Kayaking Meares Island

Welcome Aboard Our Vessels

Programs: Whale Watching | Hot Springs Cove | Bear Watching


Since 1986, as the original Zodiac tour operator on the west coast, we at Remote Passages
are the Zodiac whale watching specialists.

Fleet: Sun Raven, Night Eagle, Light Hawk, Spy-Hopper, Starlight


zodiac whale watching vessel

Starlight - covered whale watching vessel

  • Each zodiac carries 10-12 passengers
  • Full rigid hulls; 24 feet/8 meters in length (SpyHopper 19ft./6m.)
  • Custom-designed and built; oversize features
  • Cruise at 25 - 30 knots
  • Guides trained in Wilderness First Aid
  • For a more comfortable ride, our newest 12-passenger vessel, Star Light, has a heated cabin and all-around glass for an unobstructed view.   Step out to the back deck for outdoor viewing. On-board washroom
  • A great vessel for family trips - suitable for 3 years and older
  • Call us at 1-800-666-9833 to request a Star Light departure for your Whale Watch Plus or Hot Springs Explorer marine adventure
whale watching zodiac Interior of covered whale watching vessel


We outfit each passenger in a full-length Mustang floater suit (with 'built in' life jacket) for comfort and safety at sea. Hats, gloves, and other gear are provided as needed.

Visit The Whale Report for recent sightings.