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Browning Pass Charters

890 Campbell St, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
+1 250-725-3435
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Another great trip with Mike

On a late season visit to Tofino we called in at the Storm Light store to enquire if Browning Pass... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ian W
5 Star whale watching

12 people on a good sized boat and in Mike a skipper who really knows the area and habitat resulted... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Berkshire, England
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890 Campbell St, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
+1 250-725-3435
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On a late season visit to Tofino we called in at the Storm Light store to enquire if Browning Pass we’re still doing trips. The friendly staff took a contact number, we hoped, then within an hour, Mike had called back; he could do a...More

Thank Ian W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

12 people on a good sized boat and in Mike a skipper who really knows the area and habitat resulted in a great trip. The slower pace of this boat compared to a rib resulted in a comfortable journey, and lots of time to see...More

Thank MHH-Berkshire
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Linda took us out on two trips. One bear watching and the other for whales. She was very knowledgable about all things Tofino and wildlife. We saw five bears and two whales and at no time felt hurried. She runs a small boat so it's...More

Thank Nina O
Reviewed 17 September 2017

I booked a Bear Watching tour with Captain Mike for Monday Sept 11. I was fortunate there were only two other couples so it was quite a cozy group. Captain Mike was wonderful from the moment we arrived. We boarded the boat and he offered...More

Thank Donna P
Reviewed 17 September 2017

I'd recommend Browning Pass Charters to anyone! We had a great time with Lynn on the water! Loads of laughs and she shared lots of information about what we were seeing. We saw Grey whales, Orcas, a rare brown pelican, sea otters and seals. We...More

Thank Sandi M
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

I did a lot of research when looking for a company to go bear and whale watching with. I especially wanted to go out on a boat, rather than a zodiac. The reviews here, along with email communication with Mike, led me to book Browning...More

Thank P M C
Reviewed 1 September 2017

These guys are the real thing. Theyhave years of experience and find the bears using patience and observation. They get up close whilst showing great respect to the bear allowing you an amazing close encounter. No thrashing it out on zodiacs, the boat is lovely...More

Thank mcf787
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Lynne was friendly and informative on our trip. We got lovely views and even saw sea otters and a bear. Enjoyed the small boat (max 6 people) and timing as larger tours were largely on their way back.

Thank ruth m
Reviewed 29 August 2017

When you get to Tofino, apart from surfing or hiking along the forest / beach, you quickly realise there are three main trips that are offered by several companies in town - whale watching, the hot springs, and looking for bears. We chose the bear-watching...More

Thank Lee H
Reviewed 14 August 2017

My nephew wanted to see bears, and boy, did this trip deliver (he saw a bunch of seals, too). An extremely professional operation I would highly recommend to anyone interested in the wildlife of the area. Thank you, Mike!

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