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New Pacific Salmon Foundation Partnership

May 29, 2015

Pacific Salmon Foundation Partnership Press Release May 29, 2015 Orca Spirit Adventures and The Pacific Salmon Foundation have joined forces to take action to protect our coastal marine habitat. ┬áBeginning June 1st, Orca Spirit Adventures will implement a $1 fee for each guest, to go towards the restoration of Salmon in the Salish Sea. The […]

J Pod Sightings

April 26, 2015

Anyone fortunate enough to have spent time on the water with us this week had the pleasure of viewing one of our local resident pods of orcas, J-pod. J-pod has been back in the area for several weeks now and has been seeing foraging for salmon, resting as a pod and even displaying social behaviour […]

Victoria Earth Day Showdown Clean-up

April 21, 2015

The crew at Orca Spirit Adventures were proud to support and participate in the 4th annual Victoria Earth Day Showdown organized by VISTA (Victoria Sustainable Alliance) to clean up public areas for all residents and visitors, alike, to enjoy. Seventeen teams, including our partners at Harbour Air and Offsetters, joined us to clean-up and remove […]

Volunteer Day

April 21, 2015

Sooke Salmon Enhancement Society Last weekend we had the amazing opportunity to volunteer with the Sooke Salmon Enhancement Society. The Society has been in operation since 1981 and has been hatching and releasing hundreds of thousands of Salmon every year. This year the Jack Brooks Hatchery in Sooke (the headquarters for the Enhancement Society), will […]

Baby-Booming Into Spring!

April 11, 2015

With milder temperatures this winter, spring seems to have sprung early on the west coast, with the iconic Victorian Cherry Blossoms bursting the boulevards as early as February. We welcome the longer days and lighter evenings of spring, with the promise of summer just around the corner. Migratory birds are making their way home from […]

Exciting new changes for Orca Spirit Adventures

November 14, 2014

As our season comes to a close, we begin the process of planning for next year. This season brought many new things; new vessels, new crew and of course the acquisition of Great Pacific Adventures, another whale watching company in Victoria. With this addition, we continue to move forward and grow. As the seasons change […]

Whale Watching Tour – Sunday, 05 October 2014

October 5, 2014

Memorable Moment from this Tour This morning was one of the most beautiful mornings you could ask for in October. The sun was shining and not a wisp of wind was blowing, making our journey towards San Juan Island very pleasant. As we neared the shores of the island, we spotted the blow and back […]

Whale Watching Tour – Thursday, 02 October 2014

October 2, 2014

Memorable Moment from this Tour We left the harbour and travelled South then East as we were headed to San Juan. We were surprised and very lucky to find a huge pod of Pacific White Sided Dolphins. Over 100 of them played around and chased the boat. All guests were very excited and happy to […]

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