The Ahousaht Nation have indicated where paddlers can camp or stop on Vargas Island and other locations nearby. The fee set by this Nation are 15 dollars per day whether you are camping or using a rest stop (day use). During the summer months paddlers may be approached by the Ahousaht Guardians’ boat and asked to pay a fee or you show them your pass. You can also pay aftewards if you cannot attain a pass nor see the Guardians. Passes are picked up in three locations in Tofino:
- MHSS Ahousaht Office: http://mhssahousaht.
ca/ (250) 725-2169, 368 Main Street (In the shore building on the pier next to docks below Ocean Outfitters) – YOU CAN now order your pass online.
- Tofino Sea Kayaking: www.
tofinoseakayaking.com (250) 725-4222, 320 Main Street Tofino
- Paddle West Kayaking: www.paddlewestkayaking.com (250)725-3232, 606 Campbell Street Tofino
- If you would like to buy a pass after the fact, you can email firstname.lastname@example.org, or I can help you process a payment over the phone. (250)726-5084