Fall wildlife and harvest drive October tours

When the weather cools, things heat up for Maple Leaf Adventures boutique tours in southern BC waters – from the Broughton Archipelago to the Gulf Islands.

Wildlife migrations to our coast and seasonal food are the themes of Maple Leaf’s fall cruises in October.

Their three boutique-style October adventures, available for booking now, are:

  • Whales & Totems & Discovery Islands – this 5 night cruise explores the humpback whales, orcas and other marine mammals of northern Vancouver Island and adjacent island groups. Oct 11-16, $2700 plus tax all inclusive (depart Port McNeill, return Nanaimo).
  • Gulf Islands National Park Reserve – this 4-night cruise explores the fall wildlife and nature of hard-to-reach parts of the  Gulf Islands. These are wild and peaceful small islands such as Cabbage, Tumbo and Prevost. Oct 21-25, $1850 plus tax all inclusive (depart and return Sidney).
  • Tall Sails & Alescraft beer, the fall harvest and food star in this cruise that features 50 top BC craft beers, brewing historian Greg Evans, exclusive meals with brewmasters and cruising the Gulf Islands. Oct 26-31, $2385 plus tax all inclusive (depart and return Sidney).

Maple Leaf’s award-winning trips have received the top level of certification for green tourism in Canada. Trips include a maximum of eight guests along with an expert crew of five including local naturalists.

For info or to book: www.MapleLeafAdventures.com, email us, or call 1-250-386-7245 (toll free in Canada and USA at 1-888-599-5323).