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Quadra Island Kayaks - Day Tours
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Whether you’re new to paddling, or you're looking to get back into it we've got the perfect tour for you. With experienced guides (who always serve up some mean pink lemonade) and a variety of half day, full day or overnight tours, you're sure to...more
615 Taku Road, Heriot Bay, British Columbia V0P 1H0, Canada
+1 877-475-8687
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Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

After a day of rain, everyone else who’d booked the sunset cruise had cancelled, so we had our own private tour and our guide Brandy all to ourselves. That made it extra special and Brandy was brilliant in suiting the tour to our needs, from...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Judy P
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Our family all agree the Quadra Island kayak tour was one of the highlights of our 18 day holiday in the US and Canada this summer. Our guide Ella had a great knowledge of the local wildlife, and delighted our children by diving down and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank DJ M
Reviewed August 3, 2018

Absolutely phenomenal! A must, even for non-kayakers. Quadra Island is ideal for outdoor activities, and kayaking around it certainly gets you to places where there isn't anyone else for miles - literally. The water was pretty calm, which was good, and paddling with the seals...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Many thanks to our guide Shawn who took four sea kayaking rookies - my husband, myself and another couple - on a 6 hour tour of the bay and beyond. We saw some beautiful scenery, learned how to take on waves, had a tasty snack...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Our great guide, Shawn, took us out for a 6 hour day with 3 stops on different islands where snacks and lunch was served for our group of six. We were very lucky in that we saw humpback whales in the bay, which is not...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Samlaz
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Fun and friendly staff! I went on a full day group tour. I enjoyed every bit including the amazing lunch and snacks offered. My tour guide (ask for C Bass) made the tour extra special and let me hold a (non stingy) jelly fish! Dream...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sekwaw
Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

A group of eight guys decided to make kayaking part of a weekend retreat. Quadra Island Kayak were very helpful from the first contact. Through many emails they found the perfect package for what we were looking for. They asked pertinent questions and were able...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Bert44364
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I have always meant to try kayaking but there was always a good excuse...it might rain, we have run out of time etc. Well we took the plunge with our great guide Ella, very patient with two nubies and great instruction during...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Qualic
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I tried sea kayaking for the first time today with Quadra Island Kayaks. We were an early season same-day booking but QIK unhesitatingly and in a friendly way set us up with a wonderful guide. Everything was ready to roll when we...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Nancy T
Kassandra R, Owner at Quadra Island Kayaks - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 18, 2018

So glad you had a great paddle Nancy! Its always great to take advantage of our beautiful spring months with a last minute paddle. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed September 10, 2017

Recently took a 1/2 day tour with Rachel as our guide. It was really peaceful and the water was really calm. Despite the smoke from the nearby forest fires, we made the best of it. There weren't a lot of sea creatures to see but...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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August 13, 2017|
Response from redpoppy17 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are several campgrounds. The most visited area is all very accessible by a 15 Minute drive in any direction. I do not know though if u need to prebook camping. It is a very popular destination. All the... More