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East Coast Outfitters Sea Kayaking

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East Coast Outfitters Sea Kayaking
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We specialize in professionally guided sea kayaking tours & lessons, and offer a full service equipment rental and sales program. Our fleet is one of the largest in Atlantic Canada, and features top quality boats and equipment from the world’s...more
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2017 Lower Prospect Rd | Lower Prospect, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3T 1Y8, Canada
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Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Did a full day kayak tour with my husband and a small group, what a great day. Morgan our tour guide was passionate and very knowledgeable, she added a lot of fun and took care of us! - thanks Morgan. Felt connected with the georgeous...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Annie H
Kayakzita, Manager at East Coast Outfitters Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2018

What an amazing experience, Annie! We are so happy to hear you had a great time on your half day sea kayak tour with Morgan. It is such an amazing place and we are so lucky to have such a place to paddle so close...More

Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

The area is truly remarkable and kayaking around the inner bay was a great experience. Travis was a great help in setting us up and giving us the right guidance to head out. We did two hours which was just right for our loop. We...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank orrdin
Kayakzita, Manager at East Coast Outfitters Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded September 2, 2018

Thanks for the review! We are happy you had a great time and enjoyed kayaking with us! Cheers!

Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic tour with Krista. We saw the fin of a sunfish a harbour seal and a grey seal. They are well run and friendly. I highly recommend the guided tour over just renting and going on your own.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank heathercga
Kayakzita, Manager at East Coast Outfitters Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded September 2, 2018

So cool! We are glad you had a great trip with Krista. Guides really do enhance the kayak experience and we like to think we have some of the best guides in Nova Scotia. Thanks!

Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

They are located about 30 minutes from Halifax. The group was recommended by our concierge. Our guide was Adam. We went in a double kayak which is good if you don’t paddle all of the time. The scenery was fantastic. The water is pristine and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank janet g
Kayakzita, Manager at East Coast Outfitters Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2018

Hi Janet Thank you very much for your comments. We love hearing back from our customers. We are so glad you enjoyed your time with us kayaking in Lower Prospect. We hope we see you again. Come back anytime! ECO

Reviewed August 7, 2018

Our first trip with ECO. It won't be our last! So much fun! Our guide, Morgan, was knowledgeable and friendly, the scenery was breathtaking! Thanks so much for a wonderful day on the ocean.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Alyne99
Kayakzita, Manager at East Coast Outfitters Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

We are glad you had a great trip with us and great to hear you will be back! It is such a beautiful place to paddle and our guides always make these experiences more enjoyable. Sea you soon! ECO

Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

What a terrific experience kayaking the coast! A fantastic guide and well worth it to get a great view of the coast.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tim P
Kayakzita, Manager at East Coast Outfitters Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Thanks, Tim! We love this place and we are happy you did too. Thanks for the great review we appreciate it​ and we a glad our guides were able to make your experience worthwhile​. Cheers! ECO

Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

We went for a lovely evening on the water guided by Adam and Erica. It was a glorious way to end our trip to Nova Scotia. Booking was a bit of a fiddle as we had no access to telephone, but they were able to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jonathan N
Kayakzita, Manager at East Coast Outfitters Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2018

Thanks for your review and constructive feedback. Our apologies for what may have been a better trip. As you said, it's not a food tour and we do add the BBQ in at no extra charge. And my apologies again if our guide made you...More

Reviewed July 14, 2018

We signed up for a 2.5 hour Seascape Tour...described as follows on the website: "A quick escape onto the ocean just before a flight is a great way to end your trip to Nova Scotia. Maybe you are taking your children sea kayaking for the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Pashonda
Kayakzita, Manager at East Coast Outfitters Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded September 2, 2018

Thanks for you feedback. We are changing the ways in which we handle tours such as this. At the begining we gave your group the option of not going on the trip and we were quite comfortable either going or not going - if you...More

Reviewed July 9, 2018

My wife and I seen the tour company while walking the Halifax waterfront. The pricing was very reasonable compared to any other kayak tour we have seen/attended, and it was very nice to paddle along the Halifax waterfront and see all the patrons enjoying the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Tony S
Kayakzita, Manager at East Coast Outfitters Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded September 2, 2018

Hey Guys! Thanks for the review, but you did not paddle with us but with Kayak Halifax in the Halifax Harbour. We think the Halifax harbour is great, but next time you are in town come see us for a paddle. We gaurantee you will...More

Reviewed July 7, 2018

ECO picked us up at the pier off of a cruise ship and took us to their shop where we put in for a four hour tour of the area. Jen was our guide and wonderful. The boats were clean and all seemed relatively new...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Kayakzita, Manager at East Coast Outfitters Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded July 8, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to say all these great things about your experience with us! We are so happy that you had a great time and thank you again for choosing us as your crusie ship excursion while in Halifax. We hope you...More

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carlotam611
June 5, 2018|
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Response from Kayakzita | Property representative |
By car, shuttle or taxi. There is no public transportation out to us.
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SLavender
April 29, 2018|
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Hey! Thanks for your questions. We are open from May until October so we are in full swing with our tours in mid-June. Only 2 people max in our double kayaks. Often families with one child will have the child in the front... More
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BJWyton
March 4, 2016|
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sorry for the late reply...Yes you are correct, april is a bit cold and we open in may. Cost varies...check our website for all tour and rental costs. Cheers
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