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Spirit Bear Lodge in the News

We are honored to be featured in articles and news stories internationally. 
We have collected a few of those here for your convenience. 

If you are a journalist interested in writing about the Spirit Bear Lodge, please email and we would be happy to help you. A great place to start is here with our media kit.

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Spirit Bear Lodge is designated an Authentic Indigenous tourism operator and recognized for its significant contribution to Kitasoo Xai'xais culture, community and sustainability.

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"We are the land, the land is us"
Why Indigenous tourism is good for Canada and the world.

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   The Osprey took off from a cedar tree and soared above, framed against brilliant blue sky, its white underpants gleaming in the sun. My legs were braced...

Very quietly we paddle to shore in a raft from the research vessel, which has stopped at the mouth of a small river cascading into the Pacific, one of more than a hundred salmon-bearing rivers in the 1,500-square-mile territory of the Kitasoo/Xai’xais people...

  On a drizzly autumn morning on the coast of British Columbia, a shadowy figure lumbers down to shore. A black bear has come to eat. It's spawning season...