Forest Bathing Tours

FOREST BATHING TOURS HEALING ENERGY FROM THE FOREST “It is not so much for its beauty that the forest makes a claim upon men’s hearts, as for that subtle something, that quality of air, that emanation from old trees, that so wonderfully changes and renews a weary spirit.” —Robert Louis Stevenson  Feeling down or grumpy? Too … read more …


Parksville Qualicum Beach Treasures Tour

This informative and fun tour includes some well known Parksville and Qualicum Beach treasures and some less known natural wonders. We travel through the area to explore beaches, forests, artisans, Coombs Market and waterfalls. We will take you to unique, off the beaten track beaches and forests. This popular tour is filled with wonder and … read more …


Salish Sea Tidepool Tour

Make your next beach walk more enjoyable and heighten your understanding with experienced naturalist guides to one of the most scenic & secluded shores on Vancouver Island. Discover the marine life in the intertidal zones where the biological riches of the Salish Sea are a result of the daily and seasonal mixing of waters. On … read more …


Ocean Beaches, Rainforests and Villages Nature Tour

Let Nature dazzle your senses. Experience the magnificent Pacific Rim National Park and the Villages of Ucluelet and Tofino, where the world’s biggest Ocean comes face to face with the world’s most beautiful coastline. Whether you enjoy a rainforest walk, beachcombing, bird watching, galleries or museums, here is an adventure nature tour for you! Explore … read more …


Wildwood Eco-forest Tour

  Wildwood Forest has been managed since 1938 by world renowned Eco Forester Merv Wilkinson. Merv passed away on August 31st, 2011 at the age of 97, and we miss him greatly. His influence on the land remains as a living legend. There are huge Old Growth Douglas Fir trees over 800 years old and … read more …


Ancient Forest Nature Tour

 Vancouver Island is known as Canada’s “Paradise on the Pacific”, famous for it’s beaches, forests and artisans. Our Ancient Forest Nature Tour has a taste of it all, from Parksville Beach to “Goats on the roof” Coombs Country Market and along Cameron Lake to Cathedral Grove, MacMillan Park. Cathedral Grove is where you will see … read more …


Wine Lovers Tour

A special wine tour for people who enjoy award winning wines, sightseeing and exploring unique places. Fully narrated tour with interesting and informative commentary of the area’s First Nations and pioneer days history. We journey down roads-less-travelled to discover the “New Tuscany” . We tour and taste at the best of the Cowichan Valley vineyards. … read more …


Salmon Forest Nature Tour

A choice wilderness area off the beaten track yet only minutes from town. This rare Sitka Spruce grove, the largest grove found on the east side of Vancouver Island is home to the third tallest Sitka Spruce recorded in the B.C. Tall Tree Registry. It’s almost like being in the Carmanah Rainforest! Learn about plant … read more …


Salmon Spawning Wildlife Tour

The spectacle of life is experienced on this amazing nature tour. Watch the salmon as they fight to return to spawn where they were born. Spectacular Stamp Falls is included on this tour. Bears are often seen on this tour. See the returning migration of salmon leaping up waterfalls for the survival of the species. … read more …


Birding Tours

Bird with Canadian birding guide Christopher Stephens of Pacific Rainforest Adventure Tours to find North America’s western specialties on Vancouver Island. Visit Pacific Northwest birding hotspots and enjoy close views of western specialties and and sought after species including thrushes, tanagers, warblers, wrens, grosbeaks, vireos, owls, bushtits, flycatchers, hawks, falcons, waterbirds and shorebirds. Advanced birders will enjoy adding target birds to their life list and beginners may try birding for the first time.