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About Butterfly Tours &
Evolution Guide School

Butterfly Tours & Evolution Guide School are owned and operated by Gord Pincock, he is the sole proprietor of both companies.  Gord consistently manages nearly every aspect of these businesses; he creates and updates the websites, responds to inquiries, accepts reservations, compiles the pre-trip information, instructs the courses and guides each tour and expedition with his unique style of travel.

Gord has explored Haida Gwaii by kayak every summer since 1981, when he was seventeen years old.  He founded Butterfly Tours in 1987 and remains the most experienced sea kayak guide in Gwaii Haanas National Park.  Gord's decades of guiding experience significantly enhances the quality of each guest's kayaking adventure.

Newspaper & Magazine Articles
Featuring Butterfly Tours

The GuardianThe Guardian - August 2017
  Kayaking to the Edge of the World

National Geographic TravelerNational Geographic Traveler - September 2002
  The Totem Seekers

Outside magazineOutside magazine - July 2002
  Paddling in a Ghost World

GQ magazineGQ magazine - May 1997
  Beyond Land's End

National Geographic Article
Featuring Gwaii Haanas

Gwaii Haanas is North America's top-rated National Park in the July/Aug 2005 issue of National Geographic Traveler magazine.

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Updated by Gord on January 28, 2019