Explore the Great Bear Rainforest and help protect BC’s wild places!

Second trip added due to popular demand!

Take the sailing trip of a lifetime through the spectacular Great Bear Rainforest and Sea!

Explore the outer islands with Sierra Club BC Forest and Climate Campaigner Jens Wieting and learn about the spectacular rainforest and the story of the Great Bear Agreements.

This area is home to spectacular wildlife including whales and dolphins, bears and wolves, sea lions and sea otters. This 9-day expedition aboard Outer Shores Expeditions‘ classic schooner, the Passing Cloud, gives us the chance to explore this beautiful ecosystem and learn how it depends so critically on wild Pacific salmon.

Partial proceeds of this Outer Shores Expeditions trip go toward Sierra Club BC’s work monitoring the implementation of the Great Bear Rainforest Agreement to protect B.C.’s forests, watersheds, and at-risk species.

When: May 22—29  OR  May 30—June 6

Where: Canada’s Great Bear Rainforest and Sea (Southern region)

Price (per/person): $4995 + 5%GST

Sea otter

Tour the boat

Onboard expert

May 22-29

Sierra Club BC Forests & Biodiversity Campaigner Mark Worthing

Onboard expert

May 30-June 6

Sierra Club BC Forests & Climate Campaigner Jens Wieting

Outer Shores Expeditions

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Victory: We stopped Enbridge for good!

After years of tireless, selfless struggle—organizing, marching, petitioning, writing submissions and speaking at NEB hearings, getting spied on by our own government’s security apparatus, raising funds for First Nations legal challenges, you name it—we finally got what we were so passionately demanding: the cancellation of Enbridge.
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Sierra Club BC statement on BC Opposition proposal to ban trophy hunting of grizzly bears

Sierra Club BC supports ending the trophy hunting of grizzly bears. We recognize and respect the ban on trophy hunting of grizzly bears that First Nations in the Great Bear Rainforest have already implemented in their territories.
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Bella Bella Disaster a Reminder of the Need for a Strong Tanker Ban

The recent sinking of the Nathan E. Stewart tug near Bella Bella in the Great Bear Rainforest has underscored the urgency of a permanent, legislated oil tanker ban.
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B.C. Groups Win Prestigious Buckminster Fuller Design Award for Role in Safeguarding Great Bear Rainforest

British Columbia’s Rainforest Solutions Project (a project of Tides Canada) with member groups Greenpeace, Stand.earth and Sierra Club BC has won the Buckminster Fuller Institute’s (BFI) Fuller Challenge Award for their role in crafting and implementing solutions for the recently finalized Great Bear Rainforest Agreements.