Canada's Premium Whale Watching Experience - Tofino British Columbia WhaleWatching
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For more than two decades, The Whale Centre located in Tofino, British Columbia has offered whalewatching, bear watching, bird watching and hot springs tours in Clayoquot Sound to the eco-mindedexplorer. Our eco adventure tours combine a learning atmosphere with the excitement of personalencounters with wildlife in their natural habitat. Our friendly and experienced staff is committed to providing you with an exceptional wildlife experience and greater understanding of the local environment.What sets us apart from other outfitters is our staff. We are mostly locals that have grown up and spent our lives in Clayoquot Sound as well as our knowledge to educate you while ensuring a safe viewing of themarine mammals and wildlife you will encounter and we love. Whale Watching-Tofino-Bear Watching-British Columbia-Clayoquot Sound For more than two decades, The Whale Centre located in Tofino,British Columbia has offered whale watching, bear watching, bird watching and hot springs tours inClayoquot Sound.Cruise through the spectacular waters of Clayoquot Sound on our 24’ Boston Whaler in search of whales asthey journey northward during their annual migration. Visit their feeding grounds and get a glimpse of themin action.Killer, Humpback and Gray Whales, Orcas, Sea Lions, Dall’s Porpoise, Sea Otters, and Eagles are some of the wildlife you will be on the lookout for on our 2-1/2 hour nature cruise. Don’t forget your camera anddon't forget to dress warm!
West Coast Black Bears roam the shorelines at low tides searching for crabs, shellfish, barnacles and fish tofeast on. These generally nocturnal carnivores wander a great distance through dense bush and woodedmountains throughout most of B.C. The black bears spend the summer feasting and putting on a greatsupply of fat so they can find a sheltered place to hibernate for the winter. Our local skippers will take youout in our 24’ Boston Whaler to view these majestic animals in their natural habitat.
Clayoquot Sound intercepts thousands of birds on their migratory journeys north and south. Its sandyshores, vertical cliffs, offshore islands, sanctuaries and forests offer attractive sites for bird populations. Our tour begins with a visit to an active Bald Eagle’s nest in the harbor. Whether we explore sheltered inlets or Cleland Island’s ecological reserve you will view Auklets, Murrelets, Puffins, Murres, Guillemonts,Oystercatchers, Harlwquins, Herons, Gulls, Ducks and much more wildlife on this nature tour.
Clayoquot Sound is one of the premier saltwater flyfishing and bucktailing locations in the world.Tofino is a world-renowned fishing destination. Divers, surfers and beach-lovers travel from the far reachesof the globe to experience our breathtaking scenery and our warm west coast hospitality, but for many,salmon fishing offers the most exhilarating experience Clayoquot Sound has to offer.