THINGS TO DO IN VICTORIA BC – MAY 2016

May 1, 2016

Check out these six cool options to keep you and your family entertained in Victoria BC this May! ­­­ Whale Watching with SpringTide May is a fantastic month for whale watching! Join us here at SpringTide on our High-speed Zodiac Vessels or our 61’ Ocean Cruiser, Marauder IV, for a …

KEEPING UP WITH J, K & L POD – THE SOUTHERN RESIDENT STORY

April 18, 2016

This winter we had a Social Media Blog Competition.  The winner would be the person who gave us an awesome blog idea for our website. They won 2 tickets to join us for a Whale Watch but they also get to see their blog idea come to life. Tim Bertram …

BABY BOOM FOR SOUTHERN RESIDENT ORCAS

March 20, 2016

Photo by: Dave Ellifrit, Center for Whale Research   Beginning with the birth of Scarlet (J50) in December of 2014, our Southern Resident Orca population has experienced a veritable baby boom, with nine calves born in just over a single year! This could spell very good news for this endangered, …

Romantic Things to do for Valentine’s Day in Victoria BC

February 1, 2016

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and if you and your loved one haven’t made any plans yet then don’t worry! We’ve come up with a list of some romantic and memorable experiences to share with someone special. Victoria was actually rated to be Canada’s most romantic city by …

GIVE US YOUR BEST BLOG IDEA & WIN WHALE WATCHING FOR TWO!

January 17, 2016

JAN 17 2016 – We would like to give you the chance to WIN two Adult Whale Watching tickets with SpringTide Whale Watching and Eco Tours!  All you need to do is Like our Facebook Page, then Like and Share our post and also give us an awesome idea for …

Top 5 Birds We See On Our Tours in Victoria BC

January 7, 2016

We see an array of very cool birds on our tours at all times of year.  But there are five very cool birds that we see regularly.  Check out this blog and learn a little about them: Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) The Bald Eagle is a massive bird of prey …

TOP TEN SPOOKY THINGS TO DO IN VICTORIA THIS OCTOBER

October 18, 2015

FUN FACT: Victoria is one of North America’s Most Haunted Cities! It’s spooky season and we would like to share some awesome ideas of things to do in Victoria on Halloween! Whether you are young & single or just young at heart, whether you have young kids or you’re just a …

Things to do in Autumn in Victoria BC

October 5, 2015

THINGS TO DO IN VICTORIA: Whale Watching Join us for a thrilling adventure on one of our Zodiacs! During the month of October, many salmon species return to our local rivers to spawn. This means lots of food for the whales, which can often be found in “super-pods” as two …

Orca Baby Boom Despite Toxic Waters

September 1, 2015

Editors Note: As of September 8, 2015 there are 82 Resident Orcas, with the birth of a fifth calf! By Christine Roper With 81 members in the population, the Southern Resident Killers Whales are one of the most endangered orca populations in the world. Due to their extremely specific diet, and …

WHAT TO DO IN VICTORIA ON BC DAY LONG WEEKEND!

August 2, 2015

The Victoria Symphony Splash   This annual free event certainly can’t be missed! Victoria’s beautiful Inner Harbour is transformed into an outdoor concert stage, where the Victoria Symphony performs Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture, complete with bells, cannons, and fireworks. About 40,000 people attend this spectacular event every year. There is also …

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