Great Bear Rainforest Sailing Photo Adventure of British Columbia, Canada

Alaska Fishing Bears

"The experience photographing bears from a boat was fantastic. I typically rate my trips on how many photos I take, I came home with over 14,000 photos of bears, eagles and beautiful  landscape. So I give this a triple thumbs up---Excellent trip, hosts and experience!!! " I. Hernandez

"My expectations were nicely met. Mother with three cubs was a highlight" G. Benjamin

"The natural beauty of the place cannot be disputed. David's presentation before heading out was helpful to try to visualize the settings we might encounter. "

T. Buonomo

"I enjoyed the location and the variety of wildlife. I really enjoyed the small group and David as the workshop leader". L. Cronquist

"I loved the pre-trip, we got to photograph a coyote on the kill and a black bear prior to the grizzly bears on the river. Excellent bear photo workshop experience"

T. Jones

"Eagle Bear Lodge has one of the most beautiful settings that could be imagined with a beautiful mountain reflected in a stunning glacier-colored lake.  G. Scalzo

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This private photo sailing adventure with David Hemmings is a custom itinerary for our small group, visiting coastal wildlife hot spots in the Great Bear Rainforest. Photograph coastal grizzly bears, black bears, fishing bears, mother and cubs, sea lions, coastal wolves, sea birds, whales, and other wildlife and landscapes and waterfalls located in the Great Bear Rainforest of British Columbia, Canada. Amazing backdrops with a variety of blue waters, and greens. This is a exclusive photo sail for our group only, with a flexible itinerary, ensuring you are out taking photos in the best light and taking advantage of those wildlife hot spots. Meal times will be flexible to ensure you don't have to rush to get back on the boat missing great photo and video wildlife moments. Meals can be suited for those with dietary requests. We hope to dine with fresh crab and fish during our adventure.

This photo adventure is based on a private luxury sailboat with guest cabins. During the day you get on board our zodiac and photograph wildlife within river inlets and also by land at the estuary, a specially protected area for grizzly bears and other wildlife. During your coastline sailing photo workshop in the Great Bear Rainforest you may also see black bears, seals, river otters and more.   Questions? info@hemmingsphototours.com

Great Bear Rainforest Sailing Photo Adventure

An exclusive and private sailing photo tour with David Hemmings

This private photo sailing adventure with David Hemmings provides an intimate itinerary visiting coastal wildlife hot spots in the Great Bear Rainforest. Along the coast you may have the opportunity to photograph grizzly bears, black bears, sea lions, coastal wolves, sea birds, whales, beautiful scenery and waterfalls located in the Great Bear Rainforest of British Columbia, Canada. Photograph incredible landscapes along the pacific coast, providing a variety of blue and green water and mountains to complement the wildlife experiences. This is an exclusive photo sail for our group only, with a flexible itinerary, ensuring you are out taking photos in the best light and taking advantage of those wildlife moments. Meal times will be flexible to ensure you don't have to rush to get back on the boat missing great photo and video wildlife moments. Meals can be suited for those with dietary requests. 

​This photo adventure will be based on a private luxury sailboat and David Hemmings Photo Workshop Leader. During the day you will get on board our zodiac boat photographing/ viewing wildlife within river inlets including travelling ashore to land at the estuaries.  These estuaries are a specially protected area for grizzly bears and other wildlife 

2019: Great Bear Rain forest Sailing Photo Trip #1 – Sept. 13-21.2019 (8 nights)

Arrive Williams Lake (YWL) Sept. 13, on the 14th drive to Bella Coola and board the boat. Spend the next 7 days photographing landscapes and wildlife in the Great Bear Rainforest. Depart Sat. Sept. 21 - 4 Spots Left - combine this workshop with the BC Chilko Bears Sept. 21-28 (Arriving Sat driven direct to Eagle Bear Lodge and departing Sat from Williams Lake-YWL to home) Take a short flight from YWL to Vancouver. Flights not included. 

Price Trip# 1 - $5499 USD per person. Single supplement $1374.75. Private cabin. * Itinerary subject to change. 

Sailing Photo Trip # 2 -  Sun . Sept. 29 -  Sat. Oct. 05.2019 (5 nights) Price $3436.85 USD per person. Single supplement private cabin $859.21. 

We advise arriving in Bella Coola the day prior. Starting from Bella Coola port we set sail on Sunday, Sept. 30 morning.  Arriving at the Bella Coola Marina to board your luxury and our private group’s sailboat. Sailing off that day towards South Bentinck Arm, and the Great Bear Rainforest. Discover wildlife estuaries and other river inlets to photograph grizzlies fishing for salmon along with other coastal wildlife and landscapes. On the return drive back to Eagle Bear Lodge and the next day fly out of Williams Lake stopping along the way for photo opportunities. 

Flights not included.  Please note itinerary may be subject to change based on weather conditions. Questions info@hemmingsphototours.com

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