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A Paddle in the Park

2320 Harbour Rd, Sidney, British Columbia V8L 6B3, Canada
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Wonderful half day tour of the Islands around Sidney

We called the morning of, and Nick was very accommodating to our family to book a day of trip. We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Isabelle G
Beautiful paddle with Nick

Nick took us on a two-hour paddle around the little islands off the marina. We saw seals, an otter... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Justine C
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Sea kayak day tours, multi day tours, lessons, rentals and mothership tours. Whether you're an experienced paddler or you've never been on the water before, we have the trip for you.
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  • Very good7%
  • Average0%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible21%
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“hour tour” (8 reviews)
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2320 Harbour Rd, Sidney, British Columbia V8L 6B3, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We called the morning of, and Nick was very accommodating to our family to book a day of trip. We are able to book online for the afternoon. We met one of the guides, Eric, at the dock and were off on our 4 hour...More

Thank Isabelle G
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nick took us on a two-hour paddle around the little islands off the marina. We saw seals, an otter and all kinds of interesting sea life in the channels. Nick is very knowledgeable and easy-going. A perfect morning in the water.

Thank Justine C
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Reviewed March 29, 2018

We did the full day trip with Nick as our guide and it was hands down one of the best guided tours I've ever been on! It was very informative and the scenery was stunning. I highly recommend this to anyone looking to get out...More

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Reviewed January 9, 2018

The staff are really cool and they know all the best spots to visit while kayaking in Victoria. If you are like me and paddle around different locations, want someone to go with that is knowledgeable A Paddle In The Park is a great choice...More

Thank Neal Fisher D
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Reviewed January 8, 2018

This summer I went on a fantastic day trip with Nick (the new owner). He was very professional and the equipment was in great shape. My partner and I were blown away by the variety of different intertidal species and birds. Plus the seals!!! Nick...More

Thank Daniel F
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Reviewed January 8, 2018

This was a really good kayaking trip. The staff were totally cool and told us how to handle the bigger waves so we could concentrate on the wildlife and the scenery all around us.

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Reviewed January 8, 2018

There is so much beauty and so much to see and explore, and the location puts it right on the doorstep of the Gulf Islands National Park Reserve. Nick (the new owner) is an experienced paddler and guide. He is also a super nice guy....More

Thank Gord H
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Reviewed January 8, 2018 via mobile

Had a amazing time we were at Russel Island. I loved every minute of our time with Nick. I highly recommend giving this company your business. Keep the nature loving planet respecting people going with support.

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Reviewed January 8, 2018

Nick and Eric were a blast to be around for this tour. Their expertise and knowledge of the surrounding area allowed us to make the most of time on the water. We were blown away at the beautiful nature and wildlife around the islands we...More

1  Thank Ryan S
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Reviewed January 8, 2018

The new management of this place has totally turned it around. Any old reviews about a lack of customer service definitely aren't true about the team they have there now. Nick is an amazing guide and will do everything he can to make it a...More

1  Thank Colin1992
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