Monthly Archives: July 2016

Early Season at Orca Camp

We have been incredibly fortunate this year to have a strong start to the season. After 40 years of kayaking with whales on the Johnstone Strait we know the earliest part of the season can be a bit unpredictable. Weather plays a part in that, for sure, but so do the animals. We are now two weeks in…and so far so good! We’ve had some incredible wildlife sightings, we’ve welcomed guests from across Canada and as far away as Australia …

Orca Camp 2016 — We’ve Arrived!

We’ve been dreaming of this place since we packed up Orca Camp last September. We couldn’t wait to come back to the northeast coast of Vancouver Island to kayak with whales, as we have for 40 summers now. It took us a solid week of 18-hour days to get the camp set up and ready to welcome our first guests who arrived this week, just in time to witness the Northern Resident Orcas sounding into the Johnstone Strait, a full …