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7 ways to get teenagers excited about a family vacation

7 ways to get teenagers excited about a family vacation

Teenagers! They can be sullen, uncommunicative, and downright cranky. But get them in the right environment and a whole new young adult emerges. Some of the best memories with teens can happen while on a family vacation, particularly one that exposes them to exciting new challenges. Here are 7 elements of a great outdoor adventure […]

Kayaking Desolation Sound – 5 reasons it’s called a paddler’s paradise!

Kayaking Desolation Sound – 5 reasons it’s called a paddler’s paradise!

Kayak Desolation Sound and you will be surrounded by breath-taking mountain views. The Coast Mountains that run along the western coastline of British Columbia are majestic and snowcapped. The foothills of the mountains run all the way down into the calm waters of Desolation Sound. In addition to the mountain scenery here are 5 more outstanding attractions you […]

Why Love is Enhanced on a Wilderness Adventure

Why Love is Enhanced on a Wilderness Adventure

Is a wilderness adventure the perfect honeymoon trip? Or maybe you are looking for an adventure to put the zing back in your relationship? Either way, spending time in the outdoors on a wilderness adventure will let you see your partner in a whole new light! Here’s six reasons why: Endorphins released during time outdoors with all that fresh air, […]

6 Great Books To Read Before Your Next Adventure

6 Great Books To Read Before Your Next Adventure

Whether you are in the planning or reminiscing stage of your trip, books have the ability to mentally transport you to your destination. The list that follows includes books that the owners, guides, and/or guests of Wildcoast have told us they not only have read but are books that they keep on their bookshelves and […]

Love Whales? You’ll want to read this!

Love Whales? You’ll want to read this!

Both whales and whale lovers have lots to celebrate. Over the course of the past several years, protection and treatment of whales has been gaining both increased media coverage and political momentum. New pledges, policies and regulations are gaining ground and can result in the betterment of the lives of whales. Here’s a list of […]

From Whalefest in the UK to the Pacific Rim Whale Festival in Canada – see how the world celebrates whales!

From Whalefest in the UK to the Pacific Rim Whale Festival in Canada – see how the world celebrates whales!

Every year countries around the world celebrate whales by holding festivals. From talks by whale experts to workshops, kids activities, art displays, and entertainment, attending a whale festival can be a great way to learn about whales and the traditions that surround them. These events are typically held during the season that whales arrive to the […]

5 Tips for Planning Kayak Trips from Beginning to End

5 Tips for Planning Kayak Trips from Beginning to End

Whatever you’ve dreamed about kayak trips in the past, a little planning is all that is needed to make it turn out just like you envisioned: 1. Have little nagging questions about the kayak trips you are considering? Send us an email or call us to ask any questions! Wondering if  you’ll be sleeping on cot or on […]

Sea Kayak with Sea Creatures:  5 Sea Creatures you’ll see on a Wildcoast Sea Kayak Vacation

Sea Kayak with Sea Creatures: 5 Sea Creatures you’ll see on a Wildcoast Sea Kayak Vacation

British Columbia’s Inside passage between Vancouver Island and Canada’s West Coast mainland is a sea-kayaking paradise with a lifetime of routes to explore. There are trips that are suitable for all skill levels of sea kayakers. Sea kayak vacations summon visions of mountainous horizons, silent waterways, and hidden ocean-side camping spots under blankets of stars. […]