Goose Watching Tour
Half Day Adventure
Wildlife Enthusiasts

All Ages

All Skill Levels

Tofino Goose Watching Adventure

Embark on a captivating wildlife adventure into the heart of Tofino Inlet, where thousands of geese gather during their seasonal migration. This half-day tour offers a unique opportunity to witness these fascinating birds in their natural habitat, surrounded by the breathtaking beauty of Clayoquot Sound. Led by a professional guide, you'll learn about goose biology, migration patterns, and the ecological importance of the inlet.

Tour's Briefcase!

Tour's Info

• Observe a spectacular display of migrating geese in Tofino Inlet
• Learn about diverse goose species and their fascinating behaviours
• Explore the rich ecosystem of Clayoquot Sound, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve
• Enjoy a scenic boat ride through the calm waters of the inlet
• Capture stunning photos and memories of your wildlife encounter
Special Offer

Combine this tour with whale watching for a full day of marine wildlife exploration!

Itinerary for This Adventure

Day 1

• Welcome & Introduction: Meet your guide at the designated meeting location in Tofino and receive a safety briefing.
• Scenic Boat Journey: Board the comfortable covered boat and embark on a scenic journey through the calm waters of Tofino Inlet. Keep your eyes peeled for a variety of marine life along the way.
• Wings Over the Inlet: As you enter prime viewing areas, witness a breathtaking spectacle of geese resting on the water and feeding in the surrounding fields. Learn about the different goose species you encounter, their migration patterns, and their role in the ecosystem.
• Capture the Moment: Enjoy ample opportunities to take stunning photos and videos of these magnificent birds through your own binoculars or the guide's spotting scope.
• Light Refreshments & Relaxation: Savor refreshing snacks and drinks while enjoying the beauty of the surrounding landscapes and learning more about the ecological significance of Clayoquot Sound.
• Return to Tofino: After an unforgettable wildlife encounter, return to the pick-up location in Tofino with lasting memories of your Tofino Goose Watching Adventure.

Dos & Don’ts for This Adventure

  • Dress in comfortable, layered clothing suitable for the cooler coastal temperatures (consider rain gear).
  • Bring a hat, sunglasses, and sunscreen.
  • Binoculars are recommended for a closer look at the geese.
  • Cameras are a must to capture memories of this exciting wildlife encounter.
  • Maintain a quiet and respectful distance from the birds.
  • Leave no trace and respect the fragile coastal environment.

What's Included:

  • Guided tour by a knowledgeable wildlife expert
  • Scenic boat tour through Tofino Inlet
  • Lifejackets
  • Light refreshments and snacks
  • Informative handouts about geese and Clayoquot Sound

What's Not Included:

  • Gratuities
  • Personal expenses
  • Binoculars (available for rental upon request)

Book Your Wings Over the Inlet Adventure Today!

Witness the awe-inspiring migration of geese and explore the beauty of Clayoquot Sound on this captivating Tofino adventure. Contact us to book your unforgettable Wings Over the Inlet Goose Watching experience!

The Cost of This Imaginary Package

Contact Vanisle Wildlife for a personalized quote based on travel dates and group size.


During the migration season (mid-October to mid-November), Tofino Inlet teems with a variety of goose species! You can expect to see large flocks of Canada Geese, Snow Geese, and Brant, filling the sky with their calls. Our expert guide will help you identify these birds and share fascinating facts about their unique behaviours.

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