Local Libations Tour

Indulge in sampling local libations and scrumptious local food with a finale of local craft spirits. Travel the scenic countryside as guides share interesting and informative natural and human history of the area. 10:00 am: Meet at your accommodation in the Parksville/Qualicum Beach or Nanoose area. 10:15 pm: Arrive at a local farm for fruit … read more …


Ocean Beaches, Rainforests and Villages Nature Tour

Let Nature dazzle your senses. Experience the magnificent West Coast 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 the rainforest, … read more …


Wildwood Eco-forest Tour

To accommodate Covid19 restrictions all tours will be conducted with physical distancing.  You will need to travel in your own vehicle. You will need to have your own water. 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, … 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 …


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 B.C. It’s almost like being in the Carmanah Rainforest! Learn about plant communities and their relationships … 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. See the returning migration of salmon struggling upstream for the survival of the species. Birds of prey, scavengers and other wildlife come to feast on the salmon and their eggs. … read more …


Photography Tours

Our photography tours take you to Vancouver Island gems which beg to be photographed. With professional instruction and guidance in technical and composition, you are sure to get the shot you want. Choose an easy walking or a hiking photography tour. Pacific Rainforest Adventure Tours’s photography guide will guide you to “best kept secret places” … read more …


Black Bear viewing Tour

the best bear viewing, salmon spawning tour on the Wild West Coast.


Carmanah Ancient Rainforest Ecotour

Discover the most remarkable and spectacular Ancient Temperate Rainforest on the West Coast of Vancouver Island in the Carmanah Valley.


Friendly Cove/Yuquot, Uchuck Tour

Travel from Parksville through scenic Strathcona Park to Gold River. Board the Uchuck III for a comfortable cruise down the amazing Muchalat Inlet and Nootka Sound to Friendly Cove/Yuquot where Captain Cook first set foot on Vancouver Island. Great views from the lighthouse and interesting First Nations carvings in the beach carving shed. Explore the … read more …