Learn all about BC Indigenous history, culture, traditions and nature from Indigenous owner Chief Ol Siwid/Mike, owner of:
Starting point of this journey is Port McNeil,BC, where Chief Mike is your guide for the day….
Owner Chief Ol Siwid/Mike Willie is from the remote village of Kingcome Inlet and a member of the Musgamakw Dzawada’enuxw First Nation.
Chief Mike has a deep connection with the culture, the history and the original land of his ancestors. This is the basis of his work and dream today.
His whole life, Mike has travelled the waters of the Broughton Archipelago as a route to his home and as a place to harvest food.
Mike is dedicated to the preservation and revitalization of his traditional culture and language and devotes his time to research and spending time with the Elders. He is passionate about sharing historical information and traditional knowledge as a speaker, multi-media producer and teacher. Respected as a leader of Ceremonies in the Village Bighouse he is thriving to become fluent in his critically endangered language.
There are wildlife viewing & cultural expeditions, grizzly bear watching as well as customized family grizzly bear tours, private tours and much more to learn and explore….
This is a journey with 2 overnight stays, one on our way to Port McNeal and one on our way back to Vancouver and what is a better choice than Indigenous owned and operated resorts so that is what we are aiming for depending on travel dates and availability.
This is just one example of the many available wonderful & Authentic Indigenous Tours