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Tofino App


Free Smartphone Travel Guide App for Tofino BC.

www.tofinoapp.com

Orca Airways


Orca Airways is Tofino's only year round scheduled service to Tofino/Ucluelet, Qualicum Beach and Victoria. Orca Airways guarantees you always reach your Tofino destination in luxury and style. Orca Airways is the only airline that is recommended by all the major resorts in Tofino. We would be glad to assist your travel to Tofino, arrange transportation and suggest lodging and activities.

Orca Airways
1-888-359-6722
www.flyorcaair.com

Surfing

Surfing in Tofino is something you can't miss and the best part is you can do it YEAR ROUND here! You can catch some good waves in the summer and work on your tan in-between sets OR go big wave riding in the winter And after that Jacuzzi bath at the Tofino Trek Inn is sooo good!

Tofino Surf School


Offering top quality surf lessons in Tofino, while spending the most time in the water. Are you ready to catch your first wave, want to stand up quicker, are you ready to ramp up your style or just want someone to show you where the best waves are, Tofino Surf School has got what you’re looking for. With our safe, exciting, and educational lesson options, available for individuals or groups of friends or family, guaranteed we will get you as stoked about surfing as we are!

Tofino Surf School
450 Campbell St.
PO Box 1017
Tofino, BC
V0R 2Z0
1-855-725-711
250-725-2711
www.tofinosurfschool.ca

Wildlife

The Whale Centre

For more than two decades, The Whale Centre has offered whale watching, bear watching, bird watching and hot springs tours in Clayoquot Sound to the eco-minded explorer. Our eco adventure tours combine a learning atmosphere with the excitement of personal encounters 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.

Our signature Hot Springs Tour departs daily year round and offers wildlife viewing as well as a 2km walk through the enchanting rain forest to the natural geothermal hot springs pools in historical Hot Springs Cove. This 6.5 hour tour is an amazing day trip so we recommend bringing a lunch, beverages, bathing suit & towel, warm clothing and of course your camera! All of our trips offer a fun learning atmosphere. You'll not only experience unique marine wildlife encounters, but you'll also learn about these amazing animals and surrounding ecosystems.

Our spring, summer & fall daily 2.5 hour whale watching tours provide an opportunity to view a variety of wildlife such as gray whales, humpback whales, orcas, dolphins, sea lions, eagles, puffins, sea otters and so much more. Bear watching tours depart daily on the low tide in protected waters to view these majestic animals foraging on shellfish and rock crabs at the tide line. And if these trips didn't sound amazing enough you will receive a 20% discount if you are staying at the Trek Inn!

The Whale Centre and Eco Tours
411 Campbell St, Tofino, BC
1-888-474-2288
250-725-2132
whales@island.net
www.tofinowhalecentre.com

Kayaking

 paddlerKayaking on Vancouver Island with Paddle West offers you an experience of the west coast that is truly unforgettable! Our kayak tours out of Tofino and Ucluelet BC allow you to enjoy the beautiful surroundings of Clayoquot and Barkley Sound, while getting up close and personal with the nature and wildlife that has made the west coast of Vancouver Island one of the worlds premiere kayaking destinations.

Please check out our website at www.paddlewestkayaking.com
Or give us a call on 1-877-479-3232 or 250-725-3232.
We are located in the heart of Tofino at 606 Campbell St.

Golfing

Long beach golf course

The Long Beach Golf Course, located in the Clayoquot Biosphere Reserve, is one of the most scenically situated golf courses in British Columbia, on the West Coast of Canada. Only a few minutes away from one of the most spectacular beaches in the world Long Beach in Pacific Rim National Park. The 9 hole championship course is also known to be one of the most challenging courses on Vancouver Island. Surrounded by the ancient rainforest of Clayoquot Sound to the north and the breathtaking beauty of Barkley Sound in the south, Long Beach Golf Course invites you to take a break from whale watching and beach combing, and experience this course in it's unsurpassed location.

External Links

Backpackers Hostels Canada

Backpackers Hostels Canada: friendly, warm, healthy, and safe plae for budget travellers! Tofino Trek Inn is a proud member of Backpackers Hostels Canada.

Check us out at www.backpackers.ca for more information and locations.