Grizzlies of Toba Inlet | Homfray Lodge Stay and Cruise

Holiday Duration: 6 Nights

Overview

Overview

Discover the Grizzly Bears of Toba Inlet featuring Homfray Lodge— Cruise from Lund Harbour to remote Homfray Lodge in Desolation Sound, BC. Cruise to Toba Inlet to view Grizzly Bears. Upon arrival in Toba Inlet, you will receive a warm welcome from the Klahoose First Nation guides. After an orientation and short cultural talk, your guides will drive you a few minutes to specifically designed viewing platforms set along the remote Klite River. From here, you’ll spend about 3 hours watching the bears in their natural habitat, often feeding on salmon.

This  is an exclusive Grizzly Bear Watching Tour for a maximum of 12 guests and your Indigenous guides are trained with the Commercial Bear Viewing Association of BC.

 

Homfray Lodge

Homfray Lodge

Homfray Lodge is located in Desolation Sound, British Columbia. Built in 2008, the lodge is only accessible by water or air and is surrounded by the peaks of the Coast Mountain range and rainforest.
The lodge features Lodge Suites and private Chalets each with a private bathroom and ocean views. The main cedar beam lodge features a dining room, lounge with wi-fi, and a
wood burning fireplace.
The expansive dock is a natural hub of activity where you can kayak, stand up paddle board or enjoy swimming in the warm ocean waters that can reach up to 22°C (71°F). Daily meals are included and served family style with house beverages. The lodge is a perfect place to relax and “Discover the Calm” after exploring Desolation Sound.

Toba Cat

Toba Cat

Your cruising vessel is officially called The Pride of Victoria, but she is affectionately called The Toba Cat. Custom built for the Canadian Coast Guard in 1969, she spent many seasons on the West Coast of Vancouver Island. She is 45 feet (13.7 metres) long, and 17 feet (5.2 metres) wide making her a very stable catamaran.

The Toba Cat has a head on board (bathroom), a galley (kitchen) numerous decks offer excellent photo opportunities giving uninterrupted 360 degree panoramic views.

"We had a fabulous holiday"

We had a fabulous holiday and everything worked like clockwork. I was very impressed with your services from the very beginning and everything was delivered promptly and efficiently. So thanks to you all for a great job and I would certainly recommend your services in the future.

C Mclaren Travelled on VIA Rail

Itinerary (6 Nights)

Here’s a day-by-day guide to your itinerary. Feel free to ask us to add other days or ideas and excursions by contacting us directly, so we can give you the best price.

Day 1-2

Fly into Vancouver and spend 3 nights in this lovely city, exploring and relaxing. 2...

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Day 3

Vancouver to Lund

Today* you will be catching the short 35-minute flight from Vancouver South Terminal in the...

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Day 4

Toba Inlet

Grizzly Bear Viewing Tours depart Homfray Lodge with a cruise to Toba Inlet, on the...

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Day 5

Toba Inlet

A second day of Grizzly Bear Viewing Tour.

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Day 6

Toba Inlet to Vancouver

Depart Homfray Lodge after breakfast. Cruise this morning from Homfray Lodge south through Homfray Channel....

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Day 7

Today you can explore the city before you head back to the UK or pick...

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