Homfray Explorer

Homfray Explorer

  • Raw and wonderful nature
  • Tour starts in Lund, BC​
  • 4 Days | 3 Nights

From CA$3,113pp
Based on double occupancy (ex GST)

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Overview

Discover Desolation Sound with a stay at the remote and cozy Homfray Lodge. This tour departs Fridays and return Mondays; perfect for a weekend BC wilderness getaway. Cruise from Lund Harbour to Homfray Lodge nestled in the northeast corner of Desolation Sound, BC. On Saturday you will cruise into spectacular Toba Inlet to view this beautiful rugged coastline along with marine life and waterfalls. The lodge has an in-house chef that will be preparing you three delicious meals a day that you can enjoy with the house beverages. There are many amenities at the lodge, including the great room lounge, an expansive dock and many water sports. You can also choose to explore the marine environment surrounding the lodge by boat.

Highlights
  • Search for whales, sea lions, eagles and porpoises
  • Enjoy a day cruise to spectacular Toba Inlet
  • Experience a spectacular three nights wilderness stay at the intimate Homfray Lodge, only accessible by boat
  • Try kayaking, stand up paddle boarding,  and ocean swimming in warm waters that can reach up to 24°C (75°F).
  • Stay in a cozy log lodge with lodge rooms or private chalets
  • Enjoy home style meals with house beverages
  • Cruise aboard a 45ft Catamaran converted for exclusive Coastal Cruising – only 16 guests
Getting to and from Lund from Vancouver

There are a few options to get to Lund, BC from Vancouver. We suggest flying into Lund. There is a complimentary shuttle is offered ONCE a day between Powell River Airport and Lund at 11:15am daily. Or you can make an adventure out of the experience by driving and hop on BC Ferries to Lund. Our sales representatives will be able to assist you with your travel arrangements.

2021 Tour Pricing

All prices are based on double occupancy. Other rooming options are available. Please talk to one of our agents if you would like to enquire about the options available.

4 Days | 3 Nights
Based on Double Occupancy
CA$3,113pp
  • All accommodation, meals and non-alcoholic beverages included
  • Flights from Vancouver (YVR) and Lund, BC are excluded but can be booked through our agents
  • Taxes and fees are excluded
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Epic Wildlife Spotting

The waters and forests surrounding Homfray Lodge are famous for their wildlife populations.

All-Inclusive Package

The Homfray Explorer package includes transfers, accommodation, meals and house beverages.

Intimate Setting

Homfray Lodge boards a maximum of 16 guests per trip.

Optional Activities

There are some great activities at the lodge, including kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding and hiking.

Trip Itinerary

This itinerary is subject to change due to unforeseen (weather) conditions. Departure times may vary by date, please see your confirmation email for exact departure times.

Day One - Lund to Homfray Lodge
Lund is located at the tip of the Sunshine Coast and is the gateway to Desolation Sound. Enjoy a welcome reception and meet the crew as you set off from the quaint village of Lund. Cruising north into Desolation Sound, you will pass Desolation Sound Provincial Marine Park, a haven for boaters and kayakers with its calm waters and sheltered anchorages. As you leave the boaters behind, you cruise into Homfray Channel, one of the deepest in North American and flanked by towering peaks, including the majestic Mount Denman (1920 m, 6299 ft straight up from the sea). In the evening, you reach Homfray Lodge, nestled in the remote wilderness of Desolation Sound, where you will meet the staff and enjoy our meals prepared by the lodge’s chef.
Day Two - Homfray Lodge
Toba Inlet – Cruise today as you travel north into remote Toba Inlet, a deep fjord with steep peaks, glacier green water and spectacular waterfalls. Sit back and enjoy the every changing scenery as you explore this remote fjord with its green waters. If you are lucky, we may spot bears along the way, including Grizzly Bears. Return this afternoon with time to relax on the lodge’s expansive dock as the lodges chef prepares your meals.
Day Three - Homfray Lodge
Today is a day at leisure to enjoy Homfray Lodge. The waters here are especially warm and where the lodge is located is in a true wilderness paradise. The meetings of the tides and warm summers allows for rich marine life and excellent chance for salt water swimming. Oysters grow in abundance around the lodge and curious Harbour seals are often seen swimming just off the dock. Water temperature can exceed 24°C (75°F) making the dock a natural hub of activity and place to sit back and relax. This peaceful setting allows you to enjoy the breathtaking scenery, vibrant marine life, and the lodge’s activities such as kayaking, stand up paddle boards or join an eco boat tour to explore the nearby waters.
Day Four - Homfray Lodge to Lund
Today sees your departure from Homfray Lodge. Cruise this morning from Homfray Lodge south through Homfray Channel past Desolation Sound Marine Park and back to the Sunshine Coast and Lund Harbour.
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