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About Kalavida Surf Shop
BC's Original Paddleboard Shop - Across from Kalamalka Beach and at the head of the Okanagan Rail Trail. Kalavida is BC's first paddleboard-focused shop and has played an important role in promoting the sport regionally and nationally. New for 2019 - Kalavida has teamed up with Sun Country Cycle to offer a large fleet of Bikes for rent (Electric, Cruiser and Kids). Rent a Board and head out for an amazing experience on Kalamalka Lake or Rent a bike for the Okanagan Rail Trail or Kalamalka Provincial Park - or both! The Retail shop is loaded with boards, paddles, clothing and all things beach while the Kal Beach Rental Centre features a huge fleet of paddleboards and Bicycles (Ebikes, Cruisers and Kids). Rail Trail Bike rentals are available daily. Kalavida is a one-stop Bike and Board destination. Before or after your ride, visit the Rail Trail Cafe and historic Kalamalka General Store located right next to the shop.
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Reviewed August 13, 2019 via mobile

Very helpful with our rental - showed us what we needed to know and were very prompt so we could spend all of our time on the water learning to Stand Up Paddleboard at Kalamalka Lake (which was beautiful)

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank paixful
Reviewed July 3, 2019 via mobile

I’m an almost-50 year old woman who has been dying to try paddle-boarding, but it’s always intimidating for me to try something new, especially when I haven’t had much athletic prowess throughout my life. However, I found the courage to take a lesson and am...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 12, 2019

Rental quick and no fuss, helpfully reduced one party member when bike skipped chain. Rail trail pretty and easy .

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Swiftrain
Reviewed June 1, 2019 via mobile

Just love this convenient Stand Up Paddle Board Shop right next the epic Kalamalka Lake. Easy access to the Rail Trail while enjoying the stunning coastline on one of their bike rentals. Better yet show up Sunday Mornings for the Crepe Food Truck or try...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank mariehayden73
Reviewed May 20, 2019

In Vernon for May long weekend for memorial of family member. We decided to extend our stay and miss long weekend traffic to Vancouver and instead rent e-bikes from Kalamalka Surf Shop to experience the Kalamalka Lake Trail. We were the first renters on holiday...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Sirpa G
Reviewed July 18, 2018

If you live in the Okanagan you know how amazing Kal Lake is! Brilliant blue waters, gorgeous hills and sunsets..a place to explore on your board! Kalavida is a local gem that offers beachwear, SUP board rentals/sales and toys for the sun. My son took...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Shelby H
Reviewed July 14, 2018

Kalavida Surf shop is Owned by Kevin and Mickelle. These two easy going people are Stand Up Paddle Boarders themselves and very knowledgeable in what they do. They train their staff very well and strongly enforce a great customer service ethic. The Surf shop has...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Greg H
Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

Just love this convenient Stand Up Paddle Board Shop right next the epic Kalamalka Lake. Easy access too!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank mariehayden73
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

We rented paddle boards and had a blast. Warm weather and hilarious falls were a hoot. Great relaxed staff with a great location.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank rnoyes21
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