'NAMGIS Roots Cultural Experiences


Experience the tradition of Cedar Weaving with Donna Cranmer. Her gift is working with her hands, and she creates beautiful bracelets, headbands, hats and mats from wearable cedar. In the Weaving Session with Donna, she will share the important values the cedar tree has for our people, and itʼs many practical uses. You will weave your own cedar bracelet and take it home with you as a lasting memory of your visit to ʻNamgis territory.

Rate:  $75.00 per person

A two hour experience

Cedar Weaving


Ada Vera Newman, respected and knowledgeable cultural leader, shares the storytelling tradition of her Grandmother, Axu Alfred, weaving stories and history into a wonderful experience.

Minimum of 4 people.

Nusa  -  Storytelling

Tlubukw - Salmon BBQ

This hands-on experience exposes you to the customary Salmon barbecue, and our step-by-step method of baking Sockeye salmon over an open fire, using the traditional cedar sticks. We share the knowledge of the Salmon and how precious this resource is to us, as you savour this delicious food and your experience, on the shores of Alert Bay.

Minimum of 4 people.