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Spend the day at North Beach and revel in the views from Tow Hill and the Blow Hole - Photo: Talon Gillis

Gray Bay is a popular recreational site known for its beachcombing and camping opportunities - Photo: Flavien Mabit

We've got a selection of camping locations just right for you - forest sites thick with carpets of moss, rustic beach campsites and comfortable campgrounds with showers and hook-ups - Photo: Flavien Mabit

Haida Gwaii's got rainforests, beaches and mountains to explore - let's go! - Photo: Alexander A MacDonald

The Pesuta Shipwreck Trail will lead you along East Beach to the scenic remains of the Pesuta, a log ship that ran aground in 1928 - Photo: Alexander A MacDonald

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

Step into another world as you tour ancient Haida village sites in Gwaii Haanas - Photo: Flavien Mabit

The Rennell Sound area offers exceptional wilderness camping and short trails for accessing remote west coast beaches - Photo: Guy Kimola

 

Trip Planning

DISCLAIMER: GoHaidaGwaii cannot guarantee the experience or service of the providers listed on this site. We recommend that you check reviews on sites such as Trip Advisor prior to booking.

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To ensure that your Haida Gwaii experience is the best it can be, we strongly recommend making accommodation, tour, ferry and vehicle rental reservations prior to your travel.


501 RV/Tent Park

Sandspit - Camping & RV - Camping & RV - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Camping & Recreational Sites - Shops & Services - Pet Friendly - The campground is on the main road in town (called Beach Road once in town) and is right across from the beach. Relax and make this campground your home base...

Agate Beach Campground

Masset - Tow Hill Road - Camping & RV - Camping & RV - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Camping & Recreational Sites - Shops & Services - Agate Beach Campground is a popular campground located at the oceanside. The beach is renowned for endless beachcombing opportunities. The campground is in close proximity to North Beach - famous...

Alan Lore / Kayak Haida Gwaii

Port Clements - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Land Tours & Charters - Kayaking Tours - Outdoor Equipment Rentals - Guides - Kayak and Tour Haida Gwaii with Budgies Backpackers and Sight Seers Hostel in Port Clements! Kayak Haida Gwaii is about far more than kayak tours! Our land tours will...

Anvil Trail

Tlell - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Hikes - The Anvil Trail is a 1 to 2 hour return loop trail that goes through a variety of forest types and meanders along a bend of the Tlell river that has somewhat...

Avid Sportfishing

Sandspit - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Fishing Charters - Guides - Situated on the Northeast tip of Moresby Island, Copper Bay Lodge is the perfect place to relax after a day out fishing. Even though the lodge is just a 10 minute...

Blow Hole Boardwalk

Masset - Tow Hill Road - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Camping & Recreational Sites - Hikes - This Trail leads the hiker to the base of Tow Hill. From there you can wander on the rocks and observe the feature known as the "Blowhole". A cavity fills...

Blue Sky Charters

Masset - Tow Hill Road - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Fishing Charters - Power/Sail Tours - Guides - This is a "Love Haida Gwaii Business", featured on the Love Haida Gwaii Website.  Our captain has over 30 years fishing and guiding experience on Haida Gwaii and will take...

Cape Fife Trail

Masset - Tow Hill Road - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Hikes - Cape Fife Trail is a trail located inside the Naikoon Provincial Park. It is a fairly long 10km hike on relatively flat ground. It can be very muddy and the...

Cartwright Sound Fishing Charters

Sandspit - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Fishing Charters - Guides - Established in 1991 Cartwright Sound Charters specializes in a variety of all-inclusive fishing charters for Cartwright Sound, Haida Gwaii, and the Queen Charlotte Islands. Their fleet of custom-built fishing vessels can...

Dixon Entrance Golf Course

Masset - Tow Hill Road - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Golfing - Dixon Entrance Golf Club is located on Tow Hill Road, 5 kilometers east of Masset. It is a 9 hole course with 18 different tee boxes. Men's course rating is 64.7 with...

Dogfish Bay Hiking Route

Sandspit - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Hikes - Though Dogfish Bay is not really the destination of the hike in itself, it is the name given to that particular hike, that essentially starts either from Sheldens bay, or...

Dover Trail

Sandspit - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Hikes - The "Dover Trail", named after a Sandspit lady of Haida ancestry, aka the "Louise Dover Memorial Trail", aka the "Haans loop", is located just out of the community of...

Eagle Transit

Queen Charlotte - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Land Tours & Charters - All transit services are “curb to curb”; there are no designated stops. We can pick-up or drop off at most residences, motels, B&B, restaurants, offices etc. ...

East Beach Trail

Tlell - Tow Hill Road - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Hikes - The East Beach Trail is a non-formal route along the sandy coastline that stretches between Tlell and Rose Spit. This hike is inside the Naikoon Provincial Park. This +70km multiday...

Gray Bay Recreation Site

Sandspit - Camping & RV - Camping & RV - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Camping & Recreational Sites - Gray Bay Recreation Site is a BC Forest Recreation Site located appx 25 km SE of Sandspit, inside the Kunxalas Heritage Site and Conservancy. The campsite and day use area border...

Green Coast Kayaking

Gwaii Haanas - Queen Charlotte - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Land Tours & Charters - Kayaking Tours - Outdoor Equipment Rentals - Guides - This is a "Love Haida Gwaii Business", featured on the Love Haida Gwaii Website.  Green Coast Kayaking has been leading sea kayak adventures in Gwaii Haanas since 2000. Our trained...

Haida Fishing Charters

Queen Charlotte - Skidegate - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Fishing Charters - Guides - Haida Fishing Charters was featured in May 2013, in the television series 'UnderExposed' - 'Fish Derby' was a great success! Haida Fishing Charters is one of few Haida owned and Haida...

Haida Gwaii Discovery Tours

Masset - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Land Tours & Charters - Guides - This is a "Love Haida Gwaii Business", featured on the Love Haida Gwaii Website.  Haida Gwaii Discovery Tours offers unique opportunities to discover Haida Gwaii; its environment and people. ...

Haida Gwaii Fishing Charters

Skidegate - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Fishing Charters - Guides - Haida Gwaii Fishing Charters offers affordable, professionally-guided salmon and halibut fishing and wilderness adventures  

Haida Style Expeditions

Gwaii Haanas - Queen Charlotte - Skidegate - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Fishing Charters - Power/Sail Tours - Guides - This is a "Love Haida Gwaii Business", featured on the Love Haida Gwaii Website.  Haida Style Expeditions offers cultural adventure tours in Gwaii Haanas National Park Reserve and Haida...

Haydn Turner Campground

Queen Charlotte - Camping & RV - Camping & RV - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Camping & Recreational Sites - Shops & Services - This is a quiet community campground at the west end of the Village of Queen Charlotte. The campground is nestled between forest and beach with interconnecting paths between the campground...

Hidden Island RV and Resort

Masset - Tow Hill Road - Camping & RV - Camping & RV - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Camping & Recreational Sites - Shops & Services - Pet Friendly - Hidden Island Resort is a mixture of RV and camp sites. We cater to fishing and nature enthusiasts and many regulars visit us each year. As the resort grows we...

Hiellen Longhouse Village

Masset - Tow Hill Road - Guest Houses, Cabins & Suites - Guest Houses, Cabins & Suites - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Camping & Recreational Sites - This is a "Love Haida Gwaii Business", featured on the Love Haida Gwaii Website.  The Hiellen Longhouse Village are newly constructed longhouse accommodations and campground nestled in a pristine...

Kagan Bay Recreation Site

Camping & RV - Camping & RV - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Camping & Recreational Sites - Kagan Bay Campground is a BC Forest Recreation Site located appx 4 kms west of the Village of Queen Charlotte.  Have a picnic in the day use area overlooking the...

Kitgoro Kayaking

Queen Charlotte - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Kayaking Tours - Outdoor Equipment Rentals - Guides - This is a "Love Haida Gwaii Business", featured on the Love Haida Gwaii Website.  Kitgoro Kayaking is owned and operated by 2 local brothers, Luke and Kye Borserio.  "KITGORO...

Land and Sea Services

Port Clements - Where to Stay - Where to Stay - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Land Tours & Charters - Fishing Charters - Guides - This is a "Love Haida Gwaii Business", featured on the Love Haida Gwaii Website.  Take an outdoor adventure vacation of a lifetime with Land and Sea Services. Land and...

Masset Fishing Adventures

Masset - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Fishing Charters - Guides - This is a "Love Haida Gwaii Business", featured on the Love Haida Gwaii Website.  Located at the northern tip of Haida Gwaii, Masset Fishing Adventures has access to the...

Masset Harbour Authority

Masset - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Recreational Boating - Shops & Services - At the heart of a unique and vibrant Islands culture, the Village of Masset is located at the north end of Graham Island. With about 900 residents, this fishing village...

Mayer Lake Shoreline Trail

Port Clements - Tlell - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Hikes - The Mayer Lake Shoreline Trail is an informal route along the southern edge of Mayer Lake, located in the Naikoon Provincial Park. It is not a flagged or marked...

Misty Meadows Campground

Tlell - Camping & RV - Camping & RV - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Camping & Recreational Sites - Shops & Services - Misty Meadows Campground is a popular campground with vast stretches of beach and endless beachcombing and hiking opportunities. The campground is located next to the Naikoon Provincial Park headquarters in...

Moresby Explorers

Gwaii Haanas - Sandspit - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Power/Sail Tours - Outdoor Equipment Rentals - Guides - This is a "Love Haida Gwaii Business", featured on the Love Haida Gwaii Website. Touring the waters around Gwaii Haanas since 1988, has earned us a growing reputation for providing fun,...

Mosquito Lake Recreation Site

Sandspit - Camping & RV - Camping & RV - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Camping & Recreational Sites - Mosquito Lake Campsite is a BC Parks Recreation Site located appx 24 kms via a logging road from the Alliford Bay Ferry Landing (near Sandspit). This rustic campsite is situated on...

Mosquito Mountain Hiking Route

Sandspit - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Hikes - Mosquito Mountain is one of the tallest peaks on island. There is a route leading to the mountain that is described in the blog entry "Hiking up Mosquito Mountain".  ...

Mount Moresby Adventure Camp

Sandspit - Camping & RV - Camping & RV - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Camping & Recreational Sites - Located on the shores of Mosquito Lake, Moresby Island on Haida Gwaii, Mount Moresby Adventure Camp has provided Outdoor Education opportunities for kids for over a decade.  Through the...

Mount Moresby Hiking Route

Sandspit - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Hikes - At 1164m high, Mount Moresby is the highest summit on Haida Gwaii. Because of this, it is often a goal for hikers with a challenge in mind. And the hike...

North Beach Surf Shop

Masset - Tow Hill Road - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Outdoor Equipment Rentals - Welcome to the North Beach Surf Shop. We are located in Masset BC on Graham Island in the north of the Queen Charlotte Islands, British Columbia Canada —Haida...

Off the Beaten Path Tours

Tlell - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Land Tours & Charters - Fishing Charters - Power/Sail Tours - Guides - Off the Beaten Path Tours is a sightseeing, touring and sport fishing company located on Haida Gwaii. It is a business that is "small" in operation but is "big" in...

Old Growth Alley Trail

Tlell - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Hikes - This is a very beautiful hike in the Tlell watershed, where trees grow big. The trail is close to the Anvil trail, and has been put together by the same...

Onward Point Trail

Sandspit - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Hikes - This short trail features second growth forest and a look-out point with a gazebo on sedimentary rock. Occasionally, grey whales and other marine mammals can be spoted from shore.  ...

Pesuta Shipwreck Trail

Tlell - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Hikes - This popular trail is a non-strenuous hike of about 3 to 4 hours return (about 10km return). This trail is listed on the excellent brochure, available online, "Guide to Recreation Sites and...

Port Clements Small Craft Harbour

Port Clements - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Recreational Boating - Shops & Services - Situated at the south-east edge of Masset Inlet, Port Clements (population 387) is located at the heart of Graham Island. Centrally located, Port Clements is a short drive from other Graham...

Pure Lake Provincial Park

Masset - Port Clements - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Camping & Recreational Sites - Hikes - Pure Lake Provincial Park is a 130 hectare Park managed by BC Parks and centred around scenic Pure Lake, a freshwater lake popular with locals as a swimming spot.  The...

Queen Charlotte Harbour Authority

Queen Charlotte - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Recreational Boating - Shops & Services - Nestled between the breathtaking Skidegate Inlet and the mountains of Haida Gwaii, the Village of Queen Charlotte (population 945) offers visitors unique recreational opportunities combined with the comforts and friendliness of...

Rennell Sound Camp Site

Rennell Sound - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Camping & Recreational Sites - Rustic oceanside campground with views of scenic Rennel Sound and its mountainous backdrop. It is located just south of the Duu Guusd Heritage site and Conservancy.  The site...

Royal Haida Yacht Club

Queen Charlotte - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Recreational Boating - This is a "Love Haida Gwaii Business", featured on the Love Haida Gwaii Website.  The Royal Haida Yacht Club is working towards becoming a non-profit society to support and...

Sandspit Marina

Sandspit - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Recreational Boating - Shops & Services -  Reservations for the busy summer season are strongly recommended Call ahead on VHF 73 to contact the Wharfinger. Overlooking the calm inlets to the west and the wild Hecate Strait...

Secret Cove Trail

Sandspit - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Hikes - This trail features second growth forest and lush undergrowth. It is approximately 30 minutes return (without relaxing on the calming beach) This hike is also listed on the Guide to...

Shelden’s Bay Day Use Area

Sandspit - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Camping & Recreational Sites - Hikes - Shelden's Bay Day Use area is listed on the brochure "Recreation Sites and Trails of Haida Gwaii". Shelden's Bay is situated on Moresby island, and is accessible via...

Skonun Lake Trail

Masset - Port Clements - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Hikes - The Skonun lake trail follows an ancient settlers road through the scenic interior of Graham Island, between Port Clements and Masset. The trail goes through gently rolling terrain, follows a...

Sleeping Beauty Trail (Tarundl Trail)

Queen Charlotte - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Hikes - The Sleeping Beauty Trail, aka the Tarundl Trail is the most accessible alpine hike on island. On a clear day, it provides amazing views of Skidegate inlet, the west coast,...

Spirit Lake Trail

Queen Charlotte - Skidegate - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Hikes - Spirit Lake Trail is a popular walking/hiking trail located across from the George Brown Recreation Centre along Highway 16 (the main highway) in Skidegate village. A spacious parking lot provides...

Sunset Park Trail

Port Clements - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Hikes - The Sunset Park Trail is located in the Village of Port Clements.  This trail is listed on the brochure "Guide to Recreation and Trails on Haida Gwaii". This is...

Sunset RV & Camping Park

Port Clements - Camping & RV - Camping & RV - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Camping & Recreational Sites - Shops & Services - Located on the east shore of Masset Inlet in Port Clements, near the Golden Spruce Trail and Haida Canoe. The Sunset Park offers RV sites (6) with hydro hook-ups, water, gazebo...

The Bunkhouse Campground Resort

Queen Charlotte - Camping & RV - Camping & RV - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Camping & Recreational Sites - Shops & Services - Pet Friendly - Centrally located on the Misty Islands of Haida Gwaii, the Bunkhouse Campground Resort nestles in the Village of Queen Charlotte at the corner of Third Ave and Tenth St. adjacent...

The Golden Spruce Trail - Yaaguun Gandlaay Heritage Site

Port Clements - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Hikes - This popular short Trail will bring the hiker to the site where the famous "Golden Spruce", aka "Kiidk'yaas" used to stand. This trail is listed on the brochure "Guide...

The Nature Centre at Delkatla

Masset - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Land Tours & Charters - Nature Centre & Wildlife Sanctuaries - This is a "Love Haida Gwaii Business", featured on the Love Haida Gwaii Website.  The Delkatla Nature Centre, run by the Delkatla Sanctuary Society, houses a number of...

The Queen Charlotte Seawalk

Queen Charlotte - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Hikes - The Queen Charlotte Seawalk is a scenic walk along the oceanside that connects the QC Visitor Centre with the QC Community Centre. It provides a great views of Skidegate...

The ‘Inside Road’ Trail - Lawn Hill Pioneering days

Lawn Hill - Skidegate - Tlell - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Hikes - This is a very informal trail, that can be hard to find.  The Inside and North Roads are both part of the original Settler’s Road and are...

Tow Hill Fishing Charters

Masset - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Land Tours & Charters - Fishing Charters - Power/Sail Tours - Guides - Sanne and Michl Koenig have lived on Haida Gwaii for the past 15 years and know these waters well.  Tow Hill Fishing Charters offers fully outfitted fishing trips out of...

Tow Hill Hike

Masset - Old Massett - Tow Hill Road - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Camping & Recreational Sites - Hikes - Tow Hill is a fascinating landmark of Haida Gwaii. It is a basalt outcrop that seems to rise out of the sands of North Beach.  This scenic "Hill" has...

West Wave Fishing

Queen Charlotte - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Fishing Charters - Guides - We don’t just catch fish… we catch special moments in life. At West Wave Fishing we have a saying, “A good fishing experience is when the...

White Creek Hiking Route

Masset - Tow Hill Road - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Hikes - The White Creek route is an ancient trail in the North of Graham island. The route takes the hiker through bogs and Muskegs. The route is described in the blog...

Wiah Point Adventures

Masset - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Fishing Charters - Power/Sail Tours - Guides - This is a "Love Haida Gwaii Business", featured on the Love Haida Gwaii Website.  Wiah Point Adventures offers one, three and five-day cultural tours and fishing adventures. Wiah Point...

Willows Golf Course

Sandspit - What to Do - Outdoor Recreation - Golfing - The Willows is a relaxing Par 72, 6154 yd. Ocean-side golf course with the unique challenge of 18 tees to 9 greens. Some holes are exposed to the changes of Island weather while others...

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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

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email: tourism@gohaidagwaii.ca

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