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Photo Shoot in Downtown Victoria
We will take pictures at various iconic spots in downtown Victoria such as the Inner Harbour, Bastion Square, Market Square, Fan Tan Alley, Chinatown and/or others! As we're exploring, I'll capture candid portraits and moments for you to remember your stay in Victoria! If you are interested in professional photos to commemorate your trip to Victoria (or to post on Instagram) this experience is for you! After the experience, I will deliver 10-12 edited pictures (per person) sent to you digitally. You will need to provide an email address to receive these photos. If you desire a private photo shoot, that can definitely be arranged - message me for more details. If there are multiple people who have booked the experience, we will rotate to ensure that everyone is able to get some shots in every location. Up to 6 people can book this group experience, so get ready to meet some new friends! Other things to note Bring layers and a hat or sunglasses for Victoria's changing weather. We'll shoot rain or shine.
Horseback Riding at Maple Heart Ranch
Our Trail Rides are in small private groups from 1 to 5 guests. We meet at the Maple Heart Ranch - Homestead. Depending on the riding experience of the guest, I pick the horse suitable for each guest. The guests will get, to brush and help saddle the horses and get them ready. I do help, where help is needed. This way the horse and the rider will get to know each other and can build a relationship. To start we spend 15 to 20 Minutes in the riding arena, to build up the confidence between rider and horse and get a introduction into riding a horse. After that we will ride to the Trans Canada Trail. The trail leads into old grow forest and along the Shawnigan Creek, different terrains and elevation makes it an interesting ride for beginners and experienced riders. We will be back around 1 pm. Where the guest can help to untack the horses and lead them back to the pasture.
Mystical Rainforest Tour / Forest Magick
Embark on a relaxed, mindfulness based nature walk through the wild enchantment of a west coast majestic forest. Discover Forest Bathing & immerse yourself in the healing & revitalizing energies of nature - Seeing, Touching, Tasting, Smelling & Listening to the vibrant Presence & Ecosystem that brings the forest to Life. You will learn some very effective tools that will result in such things as improved mental clarity, feelings of gratitude & joy, a strengthened immune system, lowered blood pressure & stress levels, & increased energy & vitality. Participate in a guided visualization exercise, imaging that you are a tree & feeling grounded to the earth beneath you. Practice some Nature Mysticism & come to the realization that you are part of something much greater than yourself. Awaken your sense or awareness of being immersed in the Oneness of Nature. Tune into the life force of a mystical forest while listening to the uplifting sounds of a Tibetan Singing Bowl. Cap off your tour with an introduction to the Forest Elder, a 650 year old Douglas fir. Mystical Rainforest Tours are definitely a whole lot more than just a walk in the park. Other things to note Tours are not appropriate for young children. Recommended age is 12 years & up. Pets are not permitted Tours will proceed rain or shine. Tours may be cancelled if weather conditions are deemed unsafe
A Taste of Victoria Food Tours
This 2-hour walking tour begins at the Victoria Public Market and includes stops at The Harmonious Gates of Interest, Fan Tan Alley, Market Square, Bastion Square, Trounce Alley, Government St., the Inner Harbour Causeway and Parliament Buildings. Depending on the day, there are between 6-7 tastings along the route, as we discuss the history and quirks of beautiful Victoria, B.C. Tastings can include, pierogis, meatballs, craft beer, chocolate, and much more! Other things to note Tours operate rain or shine. Guests should come prepared for all weather possibilities. Guests are to arrange their own transportation to starting location. Note the finish location is different than the start location. All guides are triple vaccinated.
Afternoon or Sunset Sail, Learn - Live
My departure time can be changed please ask.My Zodiac Experience can be added.I will meet you at noon in sunny "Sidney By The Sea" at Port Sidney Marina.Pay parking can be busy.An alternative park above the marina on 3rd street.The dark blue shiny "Desiderata"sits at slip D5.Guests will be treated to a wonderful sailing experience.From the moment we cast off the docks you will be transported into another word of whale/porpuse/eagle sights and sounds.Get in to the cockpit and lend a hand or relax on the for deck.Down below you will find drinks(your welcome to bring your own alcohol)snacks provided.Washroom(head)facilities off the salon and this model C+C offers twin state rooms if a nap is in order.We will navigate us to beautiful Sidney Spit,James,Pender and Salt Spring Islands.Whether Novice or experienced all guest will have the opportunity to sail..live..laugh..experience.You are also welcome in one of the 3 Air BB suites we have in Sidney BC.Just walk to the boat from your suite. Other things to note We only Sail when the weather is nice.If it’s cold and rainy we will re-book you.No cost if we don’t Sail.Super easy and light experience but when the breeze blows get ready for excietment

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Stand Up Paddling Adventures in Tofino!
We will be paddling on the Tofino inlet fed by the Pacific Ocean. We are surrounded by coastal temperate rainforest and enjoy gentle flat waters of Clayoquot Sound, with views of Meares Island and Bedwell mountains! We might make stops through little islands and look for wildlife. We love to share what we know about the history and culture of Tofino as well as help you become a paddling pro! This tour is perfect for all levels of paddlers and skills will be taught to beginners, and more advanced tours are available for experienced paddlers. This is a unique opportunity to paddle in the undisturbed waters of Tofino, known to the locals as Tofino's secret backyard! Whatever the weather, it's an epic experience and we take care of everything and make sure you have a great time on the water! Other things to note: - All guests must be able to swim (lifejackets are provided which can be worn or strapped onto the board). - Please message us before booking to confirm upcoming weather and tides for your date of interest. -When you arrive we will spend 30 minutes getting gear fitted, talking about safety and paddle routes! -The tour will be around 1.5-2.5hr experience! -Wear your swimwear and bring a towel to use the outdoor shower afterwards if preferred. - Wetsuits provided, change area available. -We will take photographs of you paddling like a pro and send them to you!
Hiking with Goats
A guided hike through beautiful lake and mountain scenery, hosted by Pickles and Peanut, French Alpine goat brothers! Their "parents" come too, to ensure you are guided on the less-busy but still human-accessible trails. On the two hour adventure we will: - Meet at Grafton Lake parking area next to Grafton Road. - Start with 10 minutes of intros and "Goat 101" to learn how to safely interact with Peanut and Pickles. - Walk around the lake. - Stop at viewpoints along the way, where we'll offer to take photos of you with the goats. - End back where we started. Private hike options include: - Customized trail route such as up to the lookout in our main photo, or to cool natural tree forts! - Special arrangements for a longer, more challenging hike to the summit of the iconic Mount Gardner. A few considerations: Families as well as dogs on leashes are welcome, but please note that Peanut and Pickles are still growing and learning, and their headbutt play behaviour may intimidate children and dogs. You are welcome to request dates, but these will be considered "private hikes". This adventure is "rain or shine"! The boys look adorable in their rain coats, so (pending a major storm) we'll enjoy whatever mother nature brings our way. Finally, the boys love to meet people, and they can't wait to show you their beautiful backyard!
Luxury Pop-Up Picnic in Tofino
We are Lux.Fino Luxury Picnics; a wild twist on a timeless tradition! Elevate your next celebration & gathering in beautiful Tofino, BC with a luxurious beach picnic. We offer a 2 hour unique beach experience that encompasses a full west coast journey from beginning to end. Here is a look at what we offer: - In the beginning of your tour we will meet at Chesterman's Beach, a well known and much loved beach by locals and tourists alike. With 5 km worth of soft sand, marine wildlife and pristine beach houses scattered throughout, you will not be disappointed with the activities and breathtaking views. - We will do a quick meet and greet so we’re all familiar with each other. Then we will give a brief history of this small fishing town of Tofino, the land we reside on and the unique nature surrounding us. - From there, we will lead you to your Lux.Fino picnic. Picture a beautiful set up with pillows, blankets and decor! - Your picnic will include a Lux.Fino curated charcuterie board to graze while you watch the world go by, along with a Polaroid camera to snap your memories you can keep forever! - Sit back as you listen to the waves crash along the shore and let all your worries wash away. This experience is for you to unplug and get cozy with the ones you love!
Hike in Victoria's forest and mountains
We will meet at the parking lot of the mountain where I will explain the various forest zones, what to expect on the hike and some of the First Nations history of the mountain. We will then proceed to make our way through the forest, stopping at various locations for wildlife locations, enjoying the variety of flora and viewing the hidden vistas that only locals will know. There is a steeper rocky section for about 10 minutes, overall uphill is about 30 minutes and then the rest is flat or downhill. We will stop at the top for pictures. Then a leisurely walk down through a fern forest (ferns taller than people) and back to the start. I will provide general information on plants, trees and wildlife but I am not a biologist, arborist or said expert in this field. I am very familiar with this area of Vancouver Island and can identify a variety of local plants, wildlife and trees in the park. I will carry my plant/tree/shrub book of this area with me should you have any further questions on a plant in particular. You will leave this hike with treasured memories, great photos and a general understanding of the local first nations, wildlife and plants. Depending on time and ability I can also take you to the forest swings that are hidden from others. (Message for additional dates and times not listed). Feel free to message me for alternative times and dates not listed. Min. 2 people
Wild West Coast Adventure
We will meet at a beach or dock close to Victoria. Some special tours are scheduled for out of town (30 minutes to 2 hours travel time. Location depends on the weather forecast and expected ocean conditions. 3 hours on the ocean with lots of breaks and time to take in the beauty that surrounds us. This experience changes with the seasons and weather conditions to optimize the experience. Everything from bioluminescence to salmon tours. If you are a beginner you will quickly learn how to paddle safely and efficiently. High quality boards, paddles included. All safety gear supplied. Wetsuits and drysuits will be provided for cool weather days and in the colder months. Yes! we offer year round adventures. Experienced paddlers may want challenging boards, touring and possible surf locations. Let me know when booking what your skill level is and what type of experience you're after (first time, intermediate, advanced, expert). A custom adventure can be planned for you and your group. We will take breaks and enjoy the abundant wildlife in, on and above the sea. SUPing is a great way to connect with the power and serenity of the ocean. This is an earth friendly activity that will expand knowledge and skills. Find out where the locals enjoy the ocean. Other things to note This is a 3 hour adventure. You will experience the coast from land and sea.
Photo Shoot in Downtown Victoria
We will take pictures at various iconic spots in downtown Victoria such as the Inner Harbour, Bastion Square, Market Square, Fan Tan Alley, Chinatown and/or others! As we're exploring, I'll capture candid portraits and moments for you to remember your stay in Victoria! If you are interested in professional photos to commemorate your trip to Victoria (or to post on Instagram) this experience is for you! After the experience, I will deliver 10-12 edited pictures (per person) sent to you digitally. You will need to provide an email address to receive these photos. If you desire a private photo shoot, that can definitely be arranged - message me for more details. If there are multiple people who have booked the experience, we will rotate to ensure that everyone is able to get some shots in every location. Up to 6 people can book this group experience, so get ready to meet some new friends! Other things to note Bring layers and a hat or sunglasses for Victoria's changing weather. We'll shoot rain or shine.
Whale Watching from Nanaimo - Open Boat
Onboard one of our open-air vessels "Cascadia" or "Keta", we'll introduce you to the Salish Sea ecosystem and wildlife as we cruise through the Gulf Islands archipelago in search of whales and other marine life. We'll share facts about the different types of whales that use the Salish Sea, including their natural history, and their roles in the marine food web. Throughout your adventure, we'll be in touch with a network of boaters over VHF radio and will plan our route to maximize our wildlife viewing opportunities. We'll spend a full hour viewing whales, and we'll provide real-time insights into their behaviours. Onboard catalogues are used to identify individual whales, and this data will be collected throughout the season and sent to the Centre for Whale Research, Keta Coastal Conservation, and the BC Cetacean Sightings Network. After viewing whales, a granola bar snack will be provided. We'll wrap up our whale watching experience with an educational talk on marine conservation which focuses on threats to BC orca, and conservation initiatives will be discussed. We look forward to having you onboard! Other things to note We have a very high success rate finding whales (over 90%!), but if you're unlucky, your next trip is on us! Your free trip is non-transferable and never expires (it's good for life!).
Horseback Riding at Maple Heart Ranch
Our Trail Rides are in small private groups from 1 to 5 guests. We meet at the Maple Heart Ranch - Homestead. Depending on the riding experience of the guest, I pick the horse suitable for each guest. The guests will get, to brush and help saddle the horses and get them ready. I do help, where help is needed. This way the horse and the rider will get to know each other and can build a relationship. To start we spend 15 to 20 Minutes in the riding arena, to build up the confidence between rider and horse and get a introduction into riding a horse. After that we will ride to the Trans Canada Trail. The trail leads into old grow forest and along the Shawnigan Creek, different terrains and elevation makes it an interesting ride for beginners and experienced riders. We will be back around 1 pm. Where the guest can help to untack the horses and lead them back to the pasture.
Photo shoot on Canada's most stunning coastline
We will take pictures following Tofino's world renowned beaches and old growth forests. Including white sand beaches, boardwalks, and trees dating back before europeans ever stepped foot on these lands! Definitely one of the most photogenic places in Canada. As we're moving around, I'll capture portraits and moments for you to cherish for years to come. Don't know how to pose? No problem i do a mix of candid and posed shoots and i'm happy to walk through the basics with anyone. Within 48Hrs after the experience, I will deliver 12+ edited pictures (per person) sent to you digitally in full resolution Jpeg files. You will need to provide an email address to receive these photos. Check out @aidanbeckettphotography on instagram for more photos. If your booking a private shoot, you can change the location to any of these locations at no cost. Cox Bay, North/South Chesterman Beach, Makenzie Beach, Middle Beach If you're looking for a more customized shoot please reach out for a consolation
Discover the beauty of Desolation Sound on a sailboat
Have you ever wondered what it feels like to sail? How it feels to float amongst the waves in your sailboat? What an amazing feeling it must be to travel thanks only to the wind, sails, and your own skill? On this trip you will experience all of this and discover how to sail. I believe there is no better way to explore and truly feel British Columbia's beauty than sailing, and I would love to charm you with this fascinating way to sustainably and in harmony with nature experience Desolation Sound. I will show you in practice the principles of sailing and give you the opportunity to participate in the handling of a 40-foot sailboat. Our trip will last for 5 hours, sailing by Cortes, Marina, and Mitlenatch Islands. Although the winds are always different, we will try to sail as much as possible for beauty and ecology. A vegetarian lunch, at anchor in a bay, composed of local, high-quality products will be a highlight. There will be time to immerse yourself in the beauty of the ocean with its unusual deep dark turquoise color, to relax your senses with the calming sound of the waves and be amazed by breathtaking views where mountains rise out of the ocean and small islands delight with their unique landscape. Sights of wildlife will create unforgettable memories and leave a feeling of gratitude for our oceans. See my previous reviews at: https://www.airbnb.ca/experiences/643942
Secret Beaches and Islands SUP Tour
Your adventure will begin at a local beach. We will be on the water in a few minutes after a brief safety discussion and equipment check. Every tour includes some instruction to improve your paddling efficiency, skills and knowledge. Experiences include a high quality board, paddle and lifejacket. Wetsuits, drysuits and related gear also available as an add on for all weather fun. The view above and below the water must be experienced to be believed.  Eagles, Seals and Otters are common sightings on the water. Many sea birds, schools of fish and sea lions too. Every adventure is unique due to the combinations of lighting, tide levels, ocean breezes and the wildlife that shares this experience with you . Other things to note Message me if any questions. SUP is easy to learn. Adventures can be tailored to fit your group experience, skill and fitness level. Suitable for all ages. Message if any children under 8. Young children can ride on a board with a guide or other paddler. I have lifejackets for 30 lbs and up.
Private Surf Lessons and Coaching in Tofino
Does surfing sound like a foreign and scary experience, or have you been into it for a while but can't seem to progress past a certain point? Either way, Andrew with Sadler Surf School is equipped to maximize your time in the water and bring your surfing to the next level, whether it's your first time or if you've been at it for years! Beginners and families can expect a user friendly experience that will begin by going over the basics of safety and technique on the beach before going into the ocean at a suitable location for novices to practice their new skills. Surfing is a blast from day 1! Intermediate and advanced surfers can expect high quality coaching and discover where their technique is holding them back. Andrew will break down anything from high performance maneuvers in the pocket to the fundamentals, such as proper pop-up and paddle technique; whatever he sees as hindering your progression. Sometimes all it takes is one insight to bring a breakthrough into your surfing! Lesson info: - 2.5 hours for plenty of time in the water - Private for max flexibility around the student's needs - Need gear? Get 20% off of your rentals with Live to Surf! Receive promo code after checkout - Must book min. 1 day in advance - Ages 6+ (2 or more children 12 and under must have an adult in the water to help manage them) - Please see www.sadlersurfschool.com for more information!
Mystical Rainforest Tour / Forest Magick
Embark on a relaxed, mindfulness based nature walk through the wild enchantment of a west coast majestic forest. Discover Forest Bathing & immerse yourself in the healing & revitalizing energies of nature - Seeing, Touching, Tasting, Smelling & Listening to the vibrant Presence & Ecosystem that brings the forest to Life. You will learn some very effective tools that will result in such things as improved mental clarity, feelings of gratitude & joy, a strengthened immune system, lowered blood pressure & stress levels, & increased energy & vitality. Participate in a guided visualization exercise, imaging that you are a tree & feeling grounded to the earth beneath you. Practice some Nature Mysticism & come to the realization that you are part of something much greater than yourself. Awaken your sense or awareness of being immersed in the Oneness of Nature. Tune into the life force of a mystical forest while listening to the uplifting sounds of a Tibetan Singing Bowl. Cap off your tour with an introduction to the Forest Elder, a 650 year old Douglas fir. Mystical Rainforest Tours are definitely a whole lot more than just a walk in the park. Other things to note Tours are not appropriate for young children. Recommended age is 12 years & up. Pets are not permitted Tours will proceed rain or shine. Tours may be cancelled if weather conditions are deemed unsafe
A Taste of Victoria Food Tours
This 2-hour walking tour begins at the Victoria Public Market and includes stops at The Harmonious Gates of Interest, Fan Tan Alley, Market Square, Bastion Square, Trounce Alley, Government St., the Inner Harbour Causeway and Parliament Buildings. Depending on the day, there are between 6-7 tastings along the route, as we discuss the history and quirks of beautiful Victoria, B.C. Tastings can include, pierogis, meatballs, craft beer, chocolate, and much more! Other things to note Tours operate rain or shine. Guests should come prepared for all weather possibilities. Guests are to arrange their own transportation to starting location. Note the finish location is different than the start location. All guides are triple vaccinated.
Sailing with a Certified Instructor
We start out with an introduction to boating safety, progress to docking and casting off from the dock and then off we go for a three or four hour sail in The Strait of Juan de Fuca or the Sooke Basin if there's too much wind in the Strait. You can participate and learn as much as you want in the sailing. We often see whales, sea lions, seals and sea otters while we are out there. You can bring snacks or we can have them catered by Road to Sooke Cafe at an extra cost. Other things to note If the tide is too low we may have to meet somewhere else but we will let you know in advance.