What is Included
Evolution Guide School
Haida Gwaii

Included on the Haida Gwaii course:
  • ACSKG certified guide instructors.
    Depending on group size, one or two instructors are on each course.
  • A certified assistant guide works as cook's helper and support staff.
  • All meals, from lunch on day one to lunch on day seven.
    We provide three healthy meals per day.  For details, please see:  Meals
  • Tents, tarps, paddles, sprayskirts, PFDs and group gear.
    For details, please see:  Equipment
  • Gwaii Haanas National Park entrance fee is included.
  • Speedboat transport between Sandspit and Rose Harbour.
    Alternate boat or floatplane transport may be substituted.
  • Laminated navigational chart, tide tables, deck compass, towing system and a chart case are provided to each participant for use during the course.
  • In the unlikely event of delayed transport due to weather or other factors on the last days of the course, meals and tent accommodation are provided.
Not Included:
  • Accommodation and meals in Sandspit prior to and following the course.
  • Between-meal snacks.  (Course participants bring their own snack foods.)
  • Sleeping bag and pad, appropriate outdoor clothing, eating utensils and items of a personal nature.
    Arriving with appropriate outdoor clothing is essential to each participant's comfort and personal well-being during the trip.  A detailed clothing and equipment list is provided upon registration.
  • If a course participant misses our chartered speedboat, alternate transport costs are not included.
  • If boat transport to SGang Gwaay is requested by participants, this optional transport is not included.
    Almost all our trips are able to kayak to SGang Gwaay.  However, if conditions are not suitable for kayaking, we may be able to arrange optional boat transport so participants are still able to visit the ancient Haida village.
  • In the unlikely event of delayed transport due to weather or other factors on the first days of the course, accommodation and meals in Sandspit are not included.

Four advance registrations are required in order to confirm the Haida Gwaii course.  If you are interested in this unique journey, please consider making reservations well in advance.