The Flow Wilderness Retreat: An off the Grid Glamping Adventure

The Flow Wilderness Retreat, Maurelle Island, Discovery Islands, British Columbia

The Flow Wilderness Retreat is located on the wilderness Maurelle Island, just east of Quadra Island in the Discovery Islands, surrounded by emerald green waters offering some of the finest kayaking in the world. Our central location allows us to explore three unique provincial marine parks and return to our luxury base camp each evening.

Enjoy a fresh shore lunch at a different scenic location each day. Relax after a […]

Get Some Island Time: Quadra Island and Cortes Island

Get Some Island Time: Quadra Island and Cortes Island, British Columbia, Canada

How time flies. Almost 20 years past, I spent numerous days bike touring on Quadra Island and Cortes Island, located east of Campbell River on Vancouver Island. I returned on my loaded touring bike for 3 days and 2 nights in January this year. I wanted to explore a little further, to see how things might have changed, to camp again at Smelt Bay Provincial Park, and to test […]

Spirit of the West Kayaking in British Columbia

Spirit of the West Kayaking offers multi-day wilderness kayaking trips in British Columbia from Quadra Island in the BC Discovery Islands

Kayaking British Columbia is the ultimate way to view BC’s abundant wildlife. Kayak in the realm of the killer whale.

Spirit of the West Kayaking operates sea kayaking adventures around Vancouver Island, Canada’s coastal kayaking paradise. Kayak with Killer Whales, paddle Johnstone Strait, the Broughton Archipelago, and Desolation Sound, experience the remote north Nootka Sound and Nuchatlitz Marine Park on the West Coast, or kayak from […]

Looking for Whales? Find them on a BC Kayak Vacation!

Wildcoast Adventures Kayak Tours & Vacations, Quadra Island, Discovery Islands, British Columbia

Wildcoast provides memorable kayak vacations for adventure travellers that combine spectacular scenery, scrumptious food, and abundant wildlife encounters, including whales, dolphins, bears and eagles. Kayak with Killer Whales at their Orca base camp in Johnstone Strait, or take one of their kayak expeditions to Desolation Sound or the Discovery Islands of British Columbia.

Their top-rated service caters to both local and international clientele. All kayak tours are fully inclusive […]