This adventure is for people of all ages who are looking to explore 50,000 square miles of extraordinary wilderness with their own helicopter. Our guides will take you to 10,000 year old glaciers, mountain tops, old growth forests, white sand beaches, waterfalls, pristine lakes, remote islands, hot springs, isolated rivers, and cultural museums. At each different location you may find yourself heli-hiking, swimming, rafting, drifting, fishing, learning, playing, taking photos, or wildlife viewing. This adventure is tailor made to the specific desires of each group and the possibilities are truly endless. Visit our 360 Virtual Video Experience.
May 1st-October 20th
Rates vary depending on the amount of people in your group and how many helicopters are required. Please refer to the Rates-at-a-Glance page for more information. http://www.nimmobay.com/rates
ADDITIONAL ACTIVITIES AND AMENITIES INCLUDED
Guided Kayaking, Guided Hiking, Glacier Tours, Gourmet Picnic Lunches, Gourmet Breakfasts and Dinners in Family Style Dining Rooms, All House Alcohol, Use of Resort Amenities.
7:00am- Meet at the lodge for coffee, fresh baked pastries, a morning kayak and bear watch.
8:30am- Breakfast at the Lodge.
9:30am- Gear up for you adventure of the day and don't forget your camera and water bottle. Nimmo Bay provides all adventure gear including rain coats, hiking boots, fleece pants and wool socks.
10:00am- Depart in Helicopter for the day.
10:30am- Arrive on a white sand coastal beach. Beach comb, play volley ball, take photographs, sun bathe and learn about the different sea life that you come across.
Noon-ish (whenever hungry)- Head to an amazing location for lunch atop a 10,000 year old glacier, an alpine meadow, or stay on the beach.
After Lunch- Head to a pristine lake that feeds a roaring waterfall and go for a hike and a swim, notice the different flora that grows at such an altitude. Fly to an old growth forest to get your picture taken with one of the largest cedar trees in British Columbia.
5:30pm- Arrive back at Nimmo Bay. Take off your gear and get ready for an afternoon adventure or relax.
6:00pm- Boat ride, Guided Hike, Waterfall Hot Tub, Massage, you choose.
7:00pm- Cocktails on the floating fire dock.
7:30pm- Fresh coastal four course meal begins.
After Dinner- Relax on the floating fire dock, in the pool room, in the hot tub, have a massage, or simply go to bed in your own personal intertidal chalet.
6:30am- Wake up and plan another day of exploring and adventure.
WEATHER DAY ACTIVITIES
Being located in the middle of the Great Bear Rainforest, Nimmo Bay Resort is subject to certain amounts of rain, wind and fog. Most days this will not compete with your Heli-Venture however if mother nature does not want us to fly we have other activities to keep you busy. In the event of a weather day your adventure activity options include:
-Salt Water Halibut Fishing on our 36ft covered boat
-Salt Water Salmon Fishing in our flat bottom aluminum boat
-Fly Fishing in Big Nimmo Bay off the beach
-Guided Forest Hikes
-Fly Fishing Lessons
-Whale Watching Tours
-Day Kayak Trips
-Bear Watching Tours
-Ocean Waterfall Tours