Greater Massett / Totem Poles


Greater Massett refers to the area comprised by both the municipality of Masset and the Village of Old Massett (IR). The area is rich in Haida culture and maritime history. Highlights of visits to the area include the numerous totem poles in Old Massett, highlighting the living culture of the Haida people.

Additional stops may include:


                          • Dixon Entrance Maritime Museum
                          • Delkatla Nature Sanctuary
                          • Tluu Xaada Naay Carving Shed
                          • Haida Arts and Jewelry


Day tours are available by prior arrangement all areas of northern Haida Gwaii.

Tours are approximatly 5 hours in length and typically cost $100 per person +taxes.

Pick-up and drop-off at your local (northern Haida Gwaii) accommodations.

Haida Gwaii Discovery Day Tours blend multiple areas of Haida Gwaii and are catered to the specific interests and wishes of the participants.

A light refreshment is typically provided along the route at a local establishment. Water is available at no charge.

What you need to bring:

                          • Comfortable shoes for walking
                          • Appropriate clothng
                          • Camera, binoculars, field guides (if desired)
                          • Your interest