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TOUR INFORMATION

This tour is recommended for the “hikers of all levelsand is an adventure for someone looking for an off-the-beaten-path experience. Expect to contend with the occasional challenging uneven and rocky terrain however most of the hiking takes place on beaches, making this hike one of the easier multi-day coastal hiking trails in the region. If you are looking for an exceptional hiking adventure, this tour is for you!

$1975.00 CAD per person     |     6 days/5 nights     |     Tofino, BC

We require a minimum of 2 guests to confirm this trip. Group maximum size is 4 guests.

  • Scenic flight along west coast Vancouver Island
  • Rich and vibrant history
  • Remote beaches
  • Opportunities to see and photograph wildlife
  • Expert local hiking guides
  • Small group adventure tour

WHAT’S INCLUDED

  • Transportation by float plane to and from Nootka Island from Tofino
  • Experienced local hiking guide
  • All breakfasts, lunches, dinner and snacks
  • Use of telescope light walking sticks & water bottle
  • Park fees and First Nation permits
  • Hiking/camping gear  (see below for specific information and gear rental options)

WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED

  • Transportation to and from Tofino
  • Trip insurance that includes medical coverage
  • All expenses due to unavoidable events e.g. flight cancellation, personal illness, weather etc. (we recommend trip insurance coverage for these variables)
  • Clothes, rain gear, and appropriate footwear
  • Travel day food
  • Personal favourite snacks
  • Gratuity for guide (industry recommendation is $10-20 per day per person)

MEALS: WHAT TO EXPECT

This multi-day backpacking tour features a variety of camping breakfasts, picnic lunches out on the trails and dinners prepared by your guide in the evenings. In addition, we provide you with an assortment of snacks to eat on the trail at your own discretion. While we can often accommodate special dietary requests, certain requests may require an additional fee.

GEAR

We provide gear which includes the following:

  • Water bottles
  • Trekking poles
  • Shared Tent

Rental options for additional gear include:

  • Backpack – $50
  • Sleeping Bag – $50
  • Thermarest – $50

WHAT TO BRING

Upon booking, you will be provided with a suggested packing list.

HOW DO I REGISTER?

Ready to hike? Contact our office to confirm availability. A 50% deposit is required to confirm your trip. Please note that the minimum group size is 2 guests and the maximum is 4.

WHERE DO WE MEET?

All guests are required to attend a trip orientation at 5:00pm on the day prior to departure to go over packing and logistics. We will meet at the Atleo Air float plane dock for departure the following day.

SAFETY CONSIDERATIONS

Your safety is our top priority. Each hike is led by professional hiking guides along with additional support staff. All of our guides are wilderness-certified first responders, each with years of guiding and wilderness experience. We’ve developed comprehensive risk management protocols that our guides adhere to in case of an emergency, and guides carry a satellite phone at all time. If you have any further questions about safety, please contact us at 1-250-725-3320 for more information.

PREPARING FOR YOUR TRIP

Wilderness travel requires preparation, knowledge and at times can be difficult. Being well prepared will enhance the quality of your experience. Our guides are experienced in the backcountry, have extensive first aid training, understand the local hazards and are able to minimize risk. We are here to assist you while you prepare for your trip, to educate you about the region and to take some of the load off to help you relax and enjoy your vacation without the stress of the unknown.

Once your tour has been confirmed, you will receive a complete preparation booklet to help you get ready. We are happy to assist you by answering any questions you may have.

GROUP SIZE

1:4 – 1 Guide per 4 Guests are the maximum allowable ratios on this trip. If you have more questions about group size, please give us a call at 1-250-725-3320 and we’ll answer all your questions.

WEATHER ON THE WEST COAST

Due to our location on the western coast of Vancouver Island, we are facing the open North Pacific Ocean and our weather patterns therefore are controlled by the sea. Our climate is mild with winter temperatures averaging 8-10 degrees celsius and summer temperatures averaging 12-20 degrees celsius. We recommend being prepared for a range of conditions. Most tours will go out rain or shine.

All-Inclusive Trekking Experience

We cover all trek logistics from the moment you book with us to help make this trekking experience a relaxing and educational vacation. We will provide you with most of the gear needed to be comfortable out on the trail, and have rental options for additional gear. All meals are included and will be prepared by your guide throughout the trek and roundtrip transportation from Tofino to Nootka Island is provided by Atleo Air. 

Expert Local Guides

Our guides are all expert naturalists, interpreters, and trained in risk management and advanced wilderness first aid. They will provide you with guidance, education, safety and camaraderie. With extensive local knowledge of the region, weather and wildlife going on a guided trekking tour can be a rewarding experience. 

CALL: 1-250-725-3320     |     EMAIL: info@longbeachnaturetours.com     |     WE ARE HERE TO HELP!