Multi Day Adventures

A Multi Day Adventure aboard the 75 foot YAG BADGER 319 , built in 1955 in Victoria B.C . It operated as a training vessel for the Canadian Navy. The YAG is Located in Nootka Sound For the prime surfing seasons Sept - Nov and March - May  and in Barkley Sound for the summer months June - August . Captain / Guide Ryan Cameron , Professional Photographer / Guide / Chef Douglas Ludwig and Surf Guide Raph Bruhwiler will host you on this expedition . This vessel is a beautiful moving accommodation that is moved around the Sounds to close proximity of the surfing breaks . The YAG is accompanied by a high speed 22 ft Alluminium speed boat that gets you to the surf breaks and other attractions to explore around the area. This Vessel is also great for Kayak , Paddle Board groups and anyone else that loves being on the water in beautiful surroundings and ready for an unforgettable Adventure. 


Price :   $ 9450. USD  4 days 3 nights , Private charter of up to 6 people , Accommodation, Meals and boating adventures included .  


* Alcohol not included .


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Your Hosts 

Ryan Cameron . Captain , Commercial fisherman and Surfer . 

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Douglas Ludwig . Professional Photographer, Chef , Surfer

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Raphael Bruhwiler .                 Coast Guard Rescue Specialist / Medic , Professional Surfer .

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Journal from a recent trip 

Multi Day Trip Booking Info

For booking dates please contact  . These multi day trips are along the west coast of Vancouver Island . In the fall time September - November and spring time March - May trips are in the Nootka Sound area. Summer time June - August trips are down the coast in Barkley Sound area. In the fall and spring Nootka sound offers great surfing , kayaking , paddle boarding , diving , fishing and hiking . In the summer Barkley Sound offers great paddle boarding , kayaking , diving and fishing . 

When booking we require a credit card number with a 50% down payment to hold your booking . Our cancelation policy is that you have 1 month prior to trip date to cancel if needed with no penalty . If not canceled 1 month prior to trip date 50% of trip cost is kept. 

Nootka Island Pick up and drop off location.

Driving Directions: From Gold River, head north on the gravel road and cross over the river. Just after the bridge, turn left and then a quick right onto Head Bay Forest Service Road (towards Tahsis). Turn left onto the Nesook Mainline 20.5 km past the Tahsis road junction (25 minutes or so). Drive past the log sort and up the hill (great view overlooking the inlet). The site is located on the right at the bottom of the hill. It is 39.6 km from the highway junction in Gold River to the entrance to Cougar Creek Rec Site .


Barkley Sound  Pick up and drop off is in Ucluelet at the main government dock.

Liability Waiver                                     Registration Form                                          

What to pack :


Head Lamp

Rain Gear

Rubber Boots

Dry bag

Warm Clothing


Sleeping Bag



Any other personal gear or equipment for having fun in the outdoors.

The layout of the Yag vessel , Badger 319 , aka Pretty Girl .                                       According to Roark .