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Coast Mountain Expeditions

Surge Narrows, British Columbia V0P 1W0, Canada
+1 250-285-2823
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Amazing family vacation

Coast Mountain Expeditions offers a wide variety of guided kayak tours. Our family of four did the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Kelowna, Canada
Marine Parks Tour 3 day kayak trip

We just returned from a wonderful 3 day 2 night kayak trip through the Octopus Islands. Our two... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
St. George, Utah
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Mountain vistas, sheltered paddling, stunning campsites, abundant wildlife...the Discovery Islands and Mainland Inlets have it all, and with more than 30 years of kayak expeditions under our belts, we can show you the best of the best! Settle in to our off-grid wilderness lodge for an afternoon of kayak skill and safety training before embarking on your kayaking adventure. Meals (both at the lodge and around the campfire) are prepared with organic produce fresh from our garden, eggs from our chickens, local seafood, and home-baked goods. We offer fun and rewarding adventured for all kayaking and fitness abilities. New kayakers are welcome but we also offer exciting challenges for experienced paddlers. We use high quality equipment and our certified kayak guides are friendly, experienced and professional.
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Surge Narrows, British Columbia V0P 1W0, Canada
+1 250-285-2823
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Coast Mountain Expeditions offers a wide variety of guided kayak tours. Our family of four did the 5-day Octopus Islands tour, that included 4 days of paddling that we beginners enjoyed immensely. Our two guides were skilled and friendly, and the entire group of 7...More

Thank dcamkelowna
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just returned from a wonderful 3 day 2 night kayak trip through the Octopus Islands. Our two children, 13 an 11, joined us and loved the experience. Rob, our guide, was absolutely fantastic. He was knowledgeable, kindhearted, and a lot of fun. We paddled...More

Thank mtnbikeutah
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

We had the best time with this company. We stayed in the cozy lodge for the first night and it was cozy, clean and inviting. We had a great breakfast the next morninh before heading out for 3 days. The food on the whole trip...More

Thank Donna H
Reviewed 15 September 2016

We would like to give a "shout out" to our guide, Sabina, who did an outstanding job with a diverse group on a 3 hour kayak tour. We ranged in ages and ability levels, as well as kayaking experience, and Sabina made sure everyone was...More

Thank wendy S
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Coast Mountain is a warm and friendly operation that takes great care of its clients. I just finished the Desolation Sound trip. The guides were superlative. They whole team worked to make sure I had great meals despite my need for a dairy-free diet. I'm...More

Thank rtb46
Reviewed 20 August 2016

This was my second trip with Coast Mountain and for good reason. Everything is first rate from the delicious and healthy food, the outstanding guides, the safety/paddling lessons and the overall ambiance. In fact...we invited a number of friends from across Canada to join us...More

1  Thank Pjohnson44
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Our family of four went on the Discovery Islands Tour August 2016. Our girls are 9 and 11 and we shared a double kayak with one adult/one child in each boat. It was their first kayaking trip and everything was AMAZING! Our hosts Lannie and...More

1  Thank CanadiansLivingLife
Reviewed 1 August 2016

We went on the July Octopus Islands tour and this was definitely the highlight of this trip to BC ! This was our first multi-days kayaking experience. The whole organisation is very impressive and professional, everything is running perfectly from beginning to the end. We...More

Thank Nadia A
Reviewed 29 July 2016

This trip into a remote wilderness area was amazing! The guiding was professional and democratic. I appreciated the local knowledge that helped us make group decisions. The meals were outstanding - lots of fresh food, well-planned snacks and all very tasty. Thank you again, Coast...More

Thank maccagnomarie
Reviewed 27 July 2016

The Bute Inlet trip was amazing and every detail is taken care by amazing guides Albert and Colin, along with Lannie and Ralph! The food, kayaks, equipment, wildlife, vistas, sunrises, sunsets, soaring eagles and so much more are part of this experience! Each detail is...More

1  Thank apple058
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