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Ocean River Sports

Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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an excellent resource for kayaking gear, rentals or lessons

An excellent place to get gear specific to kayaking or paddle boarding. Knowledgeable staff for... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Victoria, Canada
Super friendly and fun!

My boyfriend and I had so much fun with our guide Ben! He was a blast and so friendly and helped me... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Seattle, Washington
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Come enjoy the ultimate Victoria Kayaking Experience with Ocean River Adventures. Located in Victoria’s Inner Harbour kayaking is a great way to explore our historic city. Join us on one of our Urban Kayak tours or Sunset Tour. We also offer an Oak...more
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1630 Store St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1V3, Canada
+1 800-909-4233
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Reviewed 3 days ago

An excellent place to get gear specific to kayaking or paddle boarding. Knowledgeable staff for rentals and lessons.

Thank stopfer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I had so much fun with our guide Ben! He was a blast and so friendly and helped me figure out how to kayak. It was definitely a fun first experience for us going around Discovery island and seeing all the animals.

Thank starcalleralloria
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had booked a stand up paddle boarding tour through the store only to find out when I got there no one else had booked that day. So I got to enjoy a 2.5 hour 1 on 1 instructional from Wes and then was asked...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great way to get out of town and into some pretty pristine environments. We were lucky with a gorgeous calm day that allowed us to circumnavigate Discovery Island and some additional islands/channels. Guides Ben and Jeanette really know their stuff, and care about the wilderness,...More

Thank aliciadawnp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Crafts and company were great, well looked after, 5-6 hour trip including transfer to island, kayaked all way round and saw lots of wildlife direct from the kayak.

Thank PhilandSue M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our Kayak tour of Oak Bay with our guide Janette. It was relaxing and informative and exciting all at the same time.

Thank FitzFamilyMom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our Kayaking tour with Emma. She was very knowledgeable and engaging. The tour took us out through the inner and outer harbour and to seal island, a beautiful way to see the landscape and wildlife. We would highly recommend Emma as a...More

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There's much more to stand-up paddling than meets the eye! Our instructor, Duncan, was very knowledgeable, patient, enthusiastic and encouraging ... in short, a great lesson with a great teacher!

Thank DaithiODuinn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Guided by Sophie, we were given an amazing tour of the harbour and out to see some seals. She was really knowledgeable and told us a lot about the local area and sea life. A great family experience.

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had gone to Victoria on a spur of the moment and came across this opportunity. My daughter (11) and I had never kayaked before and Ben was able to secure a double kayak for us for our 2 hour excursion. Oak Bay was the...More

Thank Shaun-Wpg
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