School & Youth Field Trips

Indian Arm Recreational Services is pleased to offer a variety of field trips on Indian Arm! Groups of up to 40 passengers can be accommodated on each of our Transport Canada certified passenger vessels: Oceanwatch and Oceanwatch II. We also offer smaller eco-tours for groups of up to 8 passengers on our water taxi, Armour Light.

Groups are welcome to bring their own food and refreshments on board. The length of tours may vary depending on your interests. Cost is between $25 and $99 per person + GST depending on the type of tour, length of trip, and the number of people in your group.

Please contact us for more details.

Sea School Field Trips | Tour and Park Adventures
First Nations Adventures | Water, Eagles and Hot dogs


Sea School Field Trips are designed to give students an at sea learning experience. Trips focus on the marine environment and connecting students with nature and wildlife on Indian Arm. Onboard Oceanwatch and Oceanwach II, students will have a fun, safe, educational, and unique marine adventure! Programs can be offered with a variety of lengths from 2-6 hours.


Our certified, trained, and friendly staff will meet your class at Rocky Point Park in Port Moody. Students will enjoy park activities with their teachers as well as having an opportunity to experience a harbour tour aboard Oceanwatch or Oceanwatch II. Students will search for wildlife viewing opportunities including eagles, seals, and sea lions while viewing the Port Moody Inlet. This tour will take your class past Pacific Coast Terminals, Reed Point Marina, and the BC Hydro Burrard Thermal Plant.


In partnership with Takaya Tours, experience a cultural guided tour of Indian Arm in the traditional territory of the Tsleil-Waututh Nation. Explore the traditions aboard Oceanwatch, with experienced Tsleil-Waututh guides. The options of a guided canoe tour or authentic First Nations meal can be added.


Tour Indian Arm experiencing the splendour and rugged scenery of the West Coast, see wildlife as you travel to our outstation located at Camp Jubilee. Enjoy a complimentary hot dog lunch and campfire before finishing your tour back to the city!


Don’t see the tour perfect for your group? Give us a call and we would love to design an experience to meet your needs!