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Ecosummer Expeditions

Port McNeill, Canada
About Ecosummer Expeditions
The original Orca Camp kayak guides, providing memorable & safe guided whale-watching kayak tours on BC's Johnstone Strait since 1976. Choose a guided whale-watching tour or our Orca Base Camp, next to Robson Bight Ecological Reserve - the best place in the world to see Killer Whales in the wild.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spent 4 days at the Orca Camp beginning of August, and it was such a wonderful experience. The guides Sinead, Rae and Ken were amazing and so knowledgeable. We spent most of our time on the water kayaking and looking out for wildlife, and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank rebaneu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In 2015 we visit the Orco Camp for the first time 3 days. Now we are back for 6 fantastic days at the Orca Camp. The team was great with helpful people. The cooking was amazing en deserves an Michelin Star. The chef Heather did...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed August 14, 2019

We spent 6 days at Orca Camp and it won't be the last time! The campsite is beautifully located in the rainforest near the beach. An amazing place! There's nothing left out to let everyone feel as comfortable as possible. There's a good working hot...More

Date of experience: July 2019
2  Thank Claudia_Heidemann
Reviewed August 7, 2019 via mobile

Firstly, I think it’s fair to say that orca camp far exceeded our expectations and was a fantastic experience. We were incredibly fortunate to see such a wide variety and number of wildlife, especially orcas, which I think can partly be accredited to the location...More

Date of experience: July 2019
2  Thank jjjeffreys
Reviewed July 31, 2019

We set out on the WCT July 7th to 13th! From the time of our group’s mandatory meeting the night before we left, to the moment we returned to Victoria upon completion of the trek, everything was AMAZING! Our guides - Daniel and Raissa were...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

I believe we kicked of the 2018 summer season for ‘ecosummer expeditions’ with a three day visit of the camp. The camp is beautifully located in the nature. Nice tents and a cool path leading through the rainforest from the tents to the kitchen. On...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank MToonen
Reviewed October 6, 2018

We spend 3 days at the very beautiful Orca Camp. We slept in a tent near the beach in the rainforest. The tents and sleeping pads were very comfortable. The guides Jordon & Steven were awesome. Jordon told us lots of storys & worth knowings...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 21, 2018

Had a whale of a time ! :) The nature, orca's en the people which i meet were amazing. An incredible experencie!

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Renskev65
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

We spent a 4-day trip at Ecosummers Orca Camp at the end of July. The camp was the absolute highlight of our Canada trip! We saw orcas every day. Sometimes even several times a day! We saw them from both the kayak and the beach...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank noahtra
Ashley E, Guest Relations Manager at Ecosummer Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2018

We cannot thank you enough Noahtra for this fantastic and detailed review! July was truly an incredible month at our kayak camp, and we are so happy you were able to be a part of it! Thank you for appreciating all the little details, and...More

Reviewed August 7, 2018

We went to the orca camp three years ago. At that time we had a wonderfull trip, but nature is changeable, so the orcas didn't show up. It's hard to be disappointed when you see bears, humbags, porpoises, seals and sea lions instead. But this...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank AnneP1849
Ashley E, Guest Relations Manager at Ecosummer Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2018

Dear Anne, how privileged we are to have had you return to visit us a second time around! You are so right in that nature is changeable, yes, and the whales aren't always in our area. Gratefully they are still so wild in that way!...More

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