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KLAHOOSE WILDERNESS RESORT

Embracing the natural and the supernatural spirits of this land and its People.

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About Us  

Klahoose Wilderness Resort perches on the water’s edge in the temperate rain forest between BC’s Salish Sea and the Coast Mountains. Located on a  remote channel named Thee chum mi yich – meaning further back inside (Homfray Channel) in the calm waters Desolation Sound just north of BC's Sunshine Coast and east of Vancouver Island.  Located in the heart of the Klahoose Nation traditional territory, the resort reflects the welcoming spirits and cultural traditions, as well as immersive connections with nature and wildlife. 

The resort is owned by the Klahoose First Nation and we offer grizzly bear viewing tours and immersive marine and terrestrial wildlife viewing throughout the traditional lands of the toq qaymɩxʷ (Klahoose) People. toq qaymɩxʷ lands span from Cortes Island, opposite Quadra Island near Campbell River, to Toba Inlet. Working with neighbours of the χʷɛmaɬkʷu (Homalco), kwɑːkjʊtəl (Kwakiutl), and ɬəʔamɛn qaymɩxʷ (Tla’amin) Nations,

 

Klahoose Wilderness Resort tours are primarily led by our Klahoose guides. These guides are culturally trained and share legends, stories, language, and songs. While the focus on eco-adventure tours from May through August shifts to grizzly viewing tours from late-August until mid-October, their commitment to stewardship and community weaves through everything we do.

 

The resort first opened in 2021, Klahoose Wilderness Resort is becoming Canada's newest Indigenous eco-resort. The intimate 6,100-square foot cedar timber structure can accommodate 14 to 22 guests among four spacious Lodge Rooms in the main Lodge and three private one and two-bedroom cedar Cabins.

Klahoose Wilderness Resort offers 3 and 4 night all-inclusive wildlife and cultural packages from May to October. Stays include accommodation, all meals, tours  Indigenous activities, use of kayaks, paddle boards, hiking trails. Accessible by water or air only  with boat transfer from Lund or Powell River or connecting flights from Campbell River or Vancouver, BC. 

We extend a warm welcome and much gratitude. We wish you safe travels and hope you enjoy your time with us. Welcome to our home.  

qʷaga hošt    
come on lets go...

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Authentic Indigenous recognizes Klahoose Wilderness Adventures for continuing the ancestral toq qaymɩxʷ commitment to the preservation, conservation, and protection of oceans, wilderness, marine, and terrestrial life, as well as the local community. With emphasis on clean energy and the environment, local and Indigenous economy, employment, and wellness, Klahoose Wilderness Tours reflects toq qaymɩxʷ culture and values.