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Powell River Sea Kayak

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106767 Crowther Road, Powell River, British Columbia V8A 0G4, Canada
+1 604-483-2160
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Trip of a lifetime

We did the 5 day, 4 night camping trip in Desolation Sound. We had no sea kayaking experience but... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
Laura E
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Vancouver, Canada
Amazing week on the water!

I did their 5 day, 4 night camping trip in Desolation Sound in late August. The guides were... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
KateH1313
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Vancouver, Canada
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Specializing in Desolation Sound, British Columbia, where warm pacific waters teem with marine wildlife and the majestic coast mountains tower over idyllic islands. Join us at our uniquely wonderful eco-resort on an uninhabited island in the heart of Desolation and enjoy locally sourced foods, cozy comforts and a perfectly idyllic setting. Guided and non-guided packages available. Multi-day camping tours are another option for experiencing Desolation Sound or join one of our daily guided tours and whet your appetite for longer adventures. Kayak rentals are available for those seeking self-guided exploration. Snorkel with the STARS! in the unusually warm waters and experience colourful sea stars, sea cucumbers, spiny urchins and much more. Experience the adventure in Desolation!
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106767 Crowther Road, Powell River, British Columbia V8A 0G4, Canada
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

We did the 5 day, 4 night camping trip in Desolation Sound. We had no sea kayaking experience but our guides made us feel at ease and ensured that the group stayed together and didn't leave anyone behind. We had read how good the food...More

Thank Laura E
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

I did their 5 day, 4 night camping trip in Desolation Sound in late August. The guides were professional, great at keeping us safe and together as well as adjusting activities to the wants and abilities of the group. Food was delicious and nutritious. Equipment...More

Thank KateH1313
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

We did the 5 day, 4 night camping trip. The kayaks, tents and Thermarest mattresses were all good quality. The food was excellent and the guides went out of their way to make sure we had an enjoyable experience. The guides were very good at...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

We did a full day tour of Desolation Sound and it was a perfect way to spend the day. Our guide Kyle went above and beyond to provide us a great experience. The area is of course beautiful and we were lucky to have a...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

We chose to stay at the cabana resort on Kinghorn Island. The island is situated strategically in the middle of Desolation sound and provides easy access to great paddling. The resort features rustic but clean cabins with a chef and kayak guide who were both...More

Thank David M
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Reviewed 3 August 2017

If you want adventure in the pristine BC wilderness, staying in a cosy, clean yet rustic cabana on the ocean, with a comfy bed, flush toilets and hot showers..oh, and gourmet food, and the most knowledgeable, friendly guides, book a 3 night excursion with Powell...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2017

After a round of golf, we decided to visit Powell River Kayak at Okeover Arm. The young man working at the counter was very friendly and accommodating. He explained the differences between the different kayaks and seemed almost apologetic when telling us the rental price...More

Thank Elma M
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

My family of 3, including my 14 year old son, recently enjoyed a brilliant 4 days in Desolation Sound, guided by Jo of Powell River Sea Kayak. The trip was expertly guided and gave us all the opportunity we wanted for long, challenging paddles, along...More

Thank Juleta S
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Reviewed 5 July 2017

We drove from Seattle on a Thursday afternoon, camped on the Sunshine coast (Gibson) and were paddling by noon on Friday AM. Stayed in the Curmes for two nights before paddling back to Powell River kayaking on Sunday and driving back to Seattle. It was...More

Thank Fraser K
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Reviewed 16 June 2017

The tour is amazing. Our guides, Alex and Kyle were excellent. The food was fresh and amazing. The wildlife was abundant and diverse. It was a peaceful time on the water even when there was wind and waves. Challenging moments were followed by peaceful and...More

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