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Gwaii Haanas National Park

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Atlas Ocean tours, for a wonderful perspective on the park

Five friends spent a magical week with Captain James traveling north this May. Fabulous food and... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2018
riversideBangkok
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Bangkok
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Another beautiful place to visit

The cedar and Sitka spruce here are the biggest I've seen, and they're beautiful with long moss... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
Capricorn49
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Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Five friends spent a magical week with Captain James traveling north this May. Fabulous food and wine, kayaking, fishing and spending time in the village sites.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

The cedar and Sitka spruce here are the biggest I've seen, and they're beautiful with long moss hanging from the branches like decorations. You will also see ancient carved poles and abandoned longhouses. Other things you'll see there are wildlife: bald eagles, bears, whales, porpoises...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Capricorn49
Reviewed September 28, 2018

Gwaii Haanas is one of the world's special places, so thank goodness it has been saved from further degradation, and is being allowed to recover. A marine tour of the islands and some of the historic Haida villages and other sites is a must do...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Tom B
Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

Gwaii Haanas is beautiful and we marvelled in it daily aboard the Atlas. We could not have asked for a better experience-thanks to Barrett - our captain, guide, cook and travelling companion. The boat provided comfortable accommodation for our family members travelling together. Our seven...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank bevherb2018
Reviewed September 4, 2018

Two of our "must sees/dos' in Hadia Gwaii were the Large Trees and Hot Springs Island. The Island is in the National Park, As there are no roads into the park, all access is via water. You could take a boat yourselves, but some of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Brent R
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

My group had a vacation of a lifetime aboard the trawler style boat Atlas in Gwaii Haanas. Darrell Oike was our wonderful captain, guide and chef. Our activities included kayaking, visiting historical Haida sights, soaking in a hot springs, exploring the beach and nearby woods...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Vivian H
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Can't be much more remote then this! Amazing location with so many places nearby to explore. Easily accessible by floatplane. You can stay at Gwaii Haanas Guest House which is deep within Gwaii Haanas! No need for camping or stuck on a boat to visit...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank GHGH1994
Reviewed July 29, 2018

My wife and I took a week long cruise through the Park Reserve on Atlas Tours. We had mostly great weather and good companionship with the other 4 travelers. Captain and chef Darrell was great. He is very resourceful and managed to make sure everyone...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank 604Bruce44
Reviewed July 9, 2018

We went with Bluewater Adventures and their crew and boat (S/V Island Solitude) were wonderful. So many highlights - you must visit their website to get an idea. Top notch in every way.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank WesternWilly
Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

We joined Maple Leaf Adventures for a week-long visit to Haida Gwaii. It was amazing! Being from the U.S., we knew very little about the First Nations on the west coast of Canada. Their story is sad but amazing at the same time. The weather...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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rachaelw954
April 3, 2018|
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No. Due to transit from the mainland, the ferry is ~8 hours; and the flights out of Prince Rupert or Vancouver don't allow for round trip within the day. I do not believe that you would really be able to see/do much if you... More
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bizzybutler
July 26, 2017|
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Response from REO-LTL | Reviewed this property |
Google and contact the Haida Gwaii Museum as they have two operators that promote their tours from Queen Charlotte. Know that tis is a rough trip on a zodiac.
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bitsy827
January 11, 2015|
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Response from RBrimmell | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Moresby Island really can't be explored without a guide or tour. Moresby Explorers is popular and we found them courteous and helpful. If you want to see the sights around the bottom end of Haida Gwaii (other than the... More
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