Bear Watching Tours

Experience the Awe of Seeing a Bear

Just imagine a bear watching ecotour in The Great Bear Rainforest.  This region is made up of vast stretches of land, abundant with incredible once-in-a-lifetime wildlife sights. As a result, our ecotours are wild and loaded with some of the most beautiful natural wonders on the planet.

Shearwater Resort & Marina is nestled among myriad of waterways and nearby fjords, creating a magical base for any ecotour. When you choose an adventure with us, our team will ensure your visit is the wildlife experience of a lifetime. Be sure to learn more about our all-inclusive wilderness expedition packages and ecotours.

"WE HAVE IMMENSELY ENJOYED OUR GREAT BEAR RAINFOREST CRUISE. NEVER A DULL MOMENT WITH JAW DROPPING SIGHTINGS OF HUMPBACK WHALES, ORCA'S, BEARS AND EAGLES."

B. Repin, Award Winning Vancouver Builder

"I HAVE BEEN VISITING SHEARWATER FOR MANY YEARS...THIS IS MY 27TH. I HAVE ENJOYED AT SEVERAL FISHING LODGES ALONG THE COAST OVER THE YEARS BUT HAVE YET TO DISCOVER ONE THAT BEATS SHEARWATER. FISH SPECIES ARE PLENTIFUL... EAGLES, WILDLIFE, ORCA AND HUMPBACK WHALES ARE ALL THERE TO ENJOY. STAFF AND SERVICE ARE SECOND TO NONE. A MUST DO FOR AT LEAST ONCE IN A LIFETIME."

J. Balango, Rogers Television, Vancouver, BCAll-inclusive Fishing Packages

What to Expect

From simple wilderness sightings while cruising along the protected channels surrounding Denny Island, to spectacular sightings in secluded inlets of the Central Coast, celebrate sights and sounds of the Great Bear Rainforest on this tour.

Shearwater Resort & Marinas all-inclusive ecotours allow you to view these magnificent animals in their natural surroundings within Heiltsuk territory. We’ll take you on an intimate exploration of unspoiled splendor which is truly beyond your wildest dreams. Seeing these amazing animals salmon fishing is truly spectacular and a once in a lifetime experience. Reserve your bear watching ecotour today.

Bear Watching Tour Package Inclusions

  • Return airfare from Vancouver to Shearwater Resort & Marina.

  • Accommodations at the Shearwater Lodge with private washroom.

  • Daily breakfast, lunch and dinner, with wine at each dinner and snacks available at the lodge throughout each day.

  • All transportation to and from: Bear, Totem, Native Pictograph and Whale viewing areas.

  • Professional Heiltsuk First Nations guide on every tour.

  • Intimate group sizes