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A Paddle in the Park

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About A Paddle in the Park
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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Sidney, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed September 3, 2018

A Paddle in the Park Kayaking was flexible and accommodating to the day and time we chose to book our double kayak rental, even though we phoned only the day beforehand. Nick was friendly and easy going, meeting us by the dock and giving us...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Selena L
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

Fabulous two hour paddle! Exactly what we wanted to gift our daughter. We arrived and the guide Eric was great. He took us out, made us feel comfortable and right off the hop we were paddling and viewing the amazing wildlife of the gulf islands!...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SRMJJ
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Would recommend this to anyone who is interested in seeing a more relaxing side of the island. A great tour of the islands with an extremely knowledgeable tour guide. Amazing marine experience.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kasie M
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

Our ferry trip to the San Juans was delayed due to mechanical issues - last minute decision to stay in Sidney and do sea kayaking. Nick, the owner, picked up the phone and met us at the put-out a half hour later. He was professional...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank John S
Reviewed August 6, 2018

I just wanted to get out on the water in the sunshine, firstly to enjoy our wonderful part of the world, and secondly to continue working on my nervousness sea kayaking. There was a bit of initial confusion over where they were located as the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TracyPTM
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Everything about experience was smooth from the booking to the communication from Nick to the incredible afternoon on the water with Eric. Eric was incredibly knowledgeable and able to answer any questions. The only thing was we were not given a choice of kayaks and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank shuphee
Reviewed June 29, 2018

My friend and I went on a half day tour (4 hours) around the islands with Eric. He was very friendly and even though he doesn't lead tours himself often (since it's usually Nick) he did a very good job. He taught us a lot...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Henry H
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

Even though this was a group tour, turned out just to be my son and I with Nick on a half day kayaking tour. Nick was very knowledgeable about the sealife, wildlife, tide pool creatures, and local fauna. He was very easy going and accomodating....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Suzie T
Reviewed June 9, 2018

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

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Isabelle G
Reviewed May 22, 2018 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.

Date of experience: May 2018
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