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The Pesuta Shipwreck Trail will lead you along East Beach to the remains of the Pesuta, a log barge that ran aground in 1928 - Photo: Owen Perry www.circa1983.ca

Roadside whale-watching in May is a popular activity in Skidegate - Photo: Owen Perry www.circa1983.ca

The Rennell Sound area offers exceptional wilderness camping and short trails for accessing remote west coast beaches - Photo: Owen Perry www.circa1983.ca

Rose Spit - where the Hecate Strait meets Dixon Entrance - Photo: Owen Perry www.circa1983.ca

The rainforest experience - moss carpeted paths, a lingering scent of fresh cedar and the sounds of silence - Photo: Owen Perry www.circa1983.ca

The Looking Around and Blinking House at Windy Bay was built to provide shelter for people during the 1985 blockade against logging on Lyell Island - Photo: Owen Perry www.circa1983.ca

Step into another world as you tour ancient Haida village sites in Gwaii Haanas - Photo: Owen Perry www.circa1983.ca

Visit the award-winning Haida Heritage Centre and Museum at Second Beach in Skidegate - Photo: Flavien Mabit

 

Haida Gwaii - Hardly Your Typical Destination!

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Haida Gwaii is a series of islands at the most-westerly point of Northern British Columbia boasting pristine beaches

Photo Credit: Haida Gwaii Photos

Photo Credit: Haida Gwaii Photos

and untouched rainforests.

Photo Credit: Ian Gould

 Photo Credit: Ian Gould

Often referred to as Canada’s Galapagos Islands, quaint villages, secluded inlets

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and miles of ocean front await your discovery.

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Authentic, spiritual, life-changing - these are the words visitors and residents alike use to describe their experiences on Haida Gwaii. This isn’t your typical destination!

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Reconnect with yourself or that special someone as you stroll along a beach, clear of footprints, staring into the star-filled night.

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Photo Credit: Haida Gwaii Photos

Feel the sheer power of 90 km winds

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Photo Credit: Haida Gwaii Photos

and the deafening sound of surf pounding the shores in one of our amazing winter storms.

Photo Credit: Ian Gould

Enjoy the mist on your face as you paddle the inlets of Gwaii Haanas, watching jellyfish move gracefully along side your boat.

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Haida Gwaii will rekindle that spark within, leaving you with much more than just a memory!

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Photo Credit: Flavien Mabit

Entrench yourself in the rich Haida culture that defines the islands.

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The award-winning Haida Heritage Centre & Museum will provide you with the context to connect with the rich history of this coastal First Nation.

Photo Credit: Haida Heritage Centre

Photo Credit: Haida Heritage Centre

Experience the traditional ways of the Haida people by paddling a Haida canoe through the Skidegate Inlet,

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or visiting one of the original Haida communities located in Gwaii Haanas.

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Complete this spiritual adventure with a cultural culinary experience at Keenawii’s Restaurant in Skidegate.

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Dare yourself to try something new. Want to climb a mountain - Sleeping Beauty awaits.

Photo Credit: Haida Gwaii Photos

Photo Credit: Haida Gwaii Photos

Spur that internal daredevil by surfing at North Beach,

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or climbing a tree in the rain forest.

Photo Credit: Megan Romas

Want a fish story to beat all fish stories, charter one of our many first class guiding companies.

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And for the greatest challenge of all…take a sip from the St. Mary’s Spring – for the story goes, once you drink from the spring you never want to leave the islands.

Photo Credit: Brodie Guy

With daily flights on Pacific Coastal and Air Canada from Vancouver, BC Ferry Service and North Pacific Seaplanes from Prince Rupert, getting to Haida Gwaii is easy. The hard part is…oh yeah, there is no hard part!

Photo Credit: Haida Gwaii Photos

Photo Credit: Haida Gwaii Photos

 Photo Credit: Haida Gwaii Photos

 

Contact Us

Queen Charlotte Visitor Centre

website: www.queencharlottevisitorcentre.com
email: info@qcinfo.ca | telephone: 250-559-8316

Sandspit Visitor Centre

website: www.lovehaidagwaii.com/businesses/the-sandspit-visitor-centre
email: visitsandspit@gmail.com | telephone: 250.637.5362

Port Clements Visitor Centre

website: www.portclements.ca
email: pcmuseum@qcislands.ca | telephone: 250-557-4576

Masset Visitor Centre

website: www.massetbc.com
email: info@massetbc.com | telephone: 250-626-3982

Haida Gwaii Tourism

Destination Marketing Organization
website: www.gohaidagwaii.ca
email: tourism@gohaidagwaii.ca

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