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Address: 1900 Hwy 20, Bella Coola, British Columbia V0T 1C0, Canada
Phone Number: 250-982-2298
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Description: Visit Kynoch Adventures in Bella Coola Valley, BC Canada, to explore the...
Visit Kynoch Adventures in Bella Coola Valley, BC Canada, to explore the Coast Montains and watch Grizzly Bears feeding on wild Pacific Salmon in the company of Bald Eagles, Black Bears, and coastal wildlife. Our tours are conducted from safe and comfortable river boats and expedition rafts, letting you see the wildlife from the river's edge. This is not platform viewing, but real wilderness...
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We went on the river with Fraser twice. He is a very knowledgeable guide who cares deeply about the bears and the environment. As photographers he tries to accommodate the best... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 19, 2015
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Brussels, Ontario Canada
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Brussels, Ontario Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We went on the river with Fraser twice. He is a very knowledgeable guide who cares deeply about the bears and the environment. As photographers he tries to accommodate the best angle for your picture but absolutely will not put bear or client safety at risk just for a better shot. I respected him even more for taking that stand.... More 

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Cloverdale, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Thank you Fraser! These guys and gals were just great. Very good rates and professional all the way. Super helpful and friendly Extremely knowledgable about the river and the bears Very safety oriented for both passengers and bears too.

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Portland, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

The float starts 35 minutes up the road at Belargo Bear Watching Platform (see our entry under Tweedsmuir Park). Regardless of whether you hire your own boat or not, you all travel up together. On the river you then join up with boats from Tweedsmuir Lodge. The boat / raft is stable and comfortable We heard Fraser talking a lot... More 

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Williams Lake
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We had a great time on our Grizzly tour - it is such a nice, quiet way to float down the river in the beautiful Bella Coola Valley. We were very lucky to see a grizzly, what an opportunity to take pictures of these amazing animals! Thanks for a great trip!

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Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

Wanted to give Frasier and his crew a big long overdue thank you for showing my 4 year old daughter her first Grizzly and Cubs. Knyoch Adventure will show you a very intimate side to the Grizzly Bear as you float down the river in one of the most beautiful surroundings. What more could ask for guides with great personalities,... More 

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

When organising our trip to Canada, one of the things we really wanted to do was see grizzly bears in the wild, and Kynoch adventures made that possible. We booked two tours with them, a boat trip down the river and a walking tour. First we went for the boat trip with Jim. We didn't really know what to expect... More 

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Williams Lake, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2012

It's all in thier nature. Fraser and Holly are appear to be doing exactly what they should be doing at this point in thier lives. Delivering your eyes to the wonders of the Bella Coola Valley safely and affordably. My only complaint is that there is never enough time in a day to absorb all they know. Geoff

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Essex, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2011

My wife & I went on some trips with Kynoch Adventures while staying in the Bella Coola valley in September 2011. Kynoch arranged for us to take a half day hike with Jeff Bray accompanied by his friendly dog Bindy. We met Jeff at his lodge (Great Bear Chalet, check out the website) and had a great morning hiking around... More 

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Address: 1900 Hwy 20, Bella Coola, British Columbia V0T 1C0, Canada
Phone Number: 250-982-2298
Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Bella Coola Valley  >  Bella Coola

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