Enhance your preparation, safety, knowledge and enjoyment of kayaking in the Broken Group Islands – one of the most famous sea kayaking destinations in the world. This complete, up-to-date reference suits novice or experienced kayakers. It provides in-depth information about the natural and cultural history, wildlife, camping, and safety. This area of Pacific Rim National Park Reserve is unmatched for natural beauty and diversity of wildlife and has much to offer kayakers of all skill levels. The inner islands have sheltered waters with quiet lagoons. The outer islands are exposed to the open ocean, with powerful swells pounding the rocky shores. Intertidal critters, marine mammals, land mammals, and birds live in the archipelago of over 100 islands, and a rich history of First Nations culture dates back more than 5,000 years.