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Quadra Island Activities

Fabulous Adventures with Friends of Wildcoast!


Do you have an extra day at the beginning or end of your trip and want to add another Quadra Island adventure that the region is known for? Wildcoast has teamed with the best local companies who are offering their adventures to Wildcoast guests. From an exhilarating ride down a mountain trail to a relaxing massage followed by a day at the beach, get the most out of your trip by adding one of these fun adventures.

Book ahead of time by using the “Ask Val” option in the bottom right hand corner below to guarantee availability.

Aboriginal Tour (2 hours)

Nuyumbalees Cultural Centre. This unique facility, the first of its kind in Canada, was designed specifically to house the Sacred Potlatch Collection returned from the Federal Government after more than twenty years of negotiations. The Potlatch, or Yaqwa, is a Coastal First Nations ceremony which provides a means of publically recognizing and documenting claims of status and privilege. Approx. $10 per person.

Picnic at Rebecca Spit (a long lazy afternoon)

Spend a day at beautiful Rebecca Spit on Quadra Island. The hot spot for both locals and tourists! Rebecca Spit’s rambling beach is the perfect location to chill out for the day. Take a dip or read a book and people watch, this is a great spot to soak in some sun and hang out. Transport to and from the Spit and a gourmet picnic lunch provided by Gowlland Harbour Resort. Contact us with dietary requirements.

Spa Treatments at April Point

Step into the sensory bliss and soothing views of the water at April Point Resort. Or perhaps you’d love an all-natural facial or manicure and pedicure? Set amidst the manicured gardens of April Point Resort and in the centre of a tranquil pool, the Spa combines the Aveda philosophy of relaxation with the stunning views of April Point Resort on Quadra Island. Price based on treatment selected.

Fishing Charter (5 hours)

Quadra is the launch point for some of the best salmon fishing in the world. Wildcoast can arrange a full day trip with experienced sport fishing operators that will pick you right at the Gowlland Harbour dock. Trips include fishing gear, bait, rain gear, and the cleaning and bagging of your catch. Approximate cost for 4 people is $650.

Mountain Biking

Enjoy the diversity of Quadra Island and the surrounding area’s trails. Cross streams into old growth forest, visit remote beaches and head up to stunning views from incredible rock bluffs before an exhilarating decent that will have you hooting and hollering with delight! Ask us about including a catered lunch. Bike tours provided by Island Joy Rides.

Wilderness Tour – on a Zodiac! (day tours)

Can’t wait to venture out onto the water? Wildcoast is happy to arrange a day trip with Campbell River Whale Watching to take you on their exciting wilderness tours. Whether you want to venture out to find Grizzly Bears, Eagles, Dolphins, Whales or other wildlife boarding a zodiac will put you into the heart of Johnstone Strait and the Discovery Passage. $150 – 500 per person


Enjoy Quadra Island’s picturesque golf course. From vistas of ocean and mountains, to the quiet of the forest this exceptional golf course is a great outing for all skill levels. Rentals and power carts available.