Creating a Future as Rich as our Past

A Flourishing Huu-ay-aht Economy

The Huu-ay-aht Group of Businesses strives to enhance the economic, social, cultural and environmental well-being of the Huu-ay-aht First Nations  through initiatives that provide sustainable benefits for all.
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Guiding Principles

Founded on and governed by Huu-ay-aht law, we operate on the basis of and are guided by three Sacred Principles:

- lisaak
- Hishuk Tsa’wak
- Uu-a-thuk

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Strategic Plan

We are committed to building and operating profitable, commercial ventures in a sustainable manner to provide a return on investment to our Nations.
The following four strategic priorities are fundamental to the Huu-ay-aht Group of Businesses to achieve its vision and mission.

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Our Businesses

We are responsible for the management and operations of 13 businesses in the Bamfield area and throughout the territory of the Huu-ay-aht First Nations.
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Tourism & Hospitality

With the West Coast Trail, world-class fishing, and spectacular wildlife right out the backdoor, our tourism and hospitality businesses aim to provide guests with an exciting, unique, and memorable Huu-ay-aht experience rooted in Huu-ay-aht culture and tradition.

Bamfield East Dock The Market and Cafe Pachena Bay Campground Awis Guesthouse Malsit Pub Upnit Lodge Hacas Inn

Natural Resources

From fisheries to forestry, we strive to achieve a flourishing Huu-ay-aht economy through respectful management of our natural resources and initiatives that provide sustainable benefits for all.

HFN Gravel LP HFN Fisheries LP HFN Forestry LP

Help us Expand Opportunities for our People

We are open to new partnerships that achieve the economic vision of the Huu-ay-aht citizens and leaders. Please get in touch if you are interested in providing opportunities for our citizens to learn new skills and embrace opportunities in the Huu-ay-aht economy.

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First Nations Partnership brings new Microtel to Port Alberni

May 31, 2023

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