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ORKA - Outdoor Recreation and Kayak Adventures

65 Cowichan Lake Road, Lake Cowichan, British Columbia V0R 2G0, Canada
+1 250-932-2222
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Best trip ever

These guys know what they are doing and helped my family have a good vacation very nice and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Scott C
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Unforgettable time!

Beautiful drive from the ferry to lake cowichan. Had the perfect day spending it tubing down the... read more

Reviewed 27 January 2018
Siya P
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We offer river tubing, kayaking, and SUP boards rentals in Lake Cowichan. For you best selection of products come visit us.
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  • Very good6%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“paddle boards” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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65 Cowichan Lake Road, Lake Cowichan, British Columbia V0R 2G0, Canada
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+1 250-932-2222
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

These guys know what they are doing and helped my family have a good vacation very nice and respectful

Thank Scott C
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

Beautiful drive from the ferry to lake cowichan. Had the perfect day spending it tubing down the river. Pristine waters. Highly recommend rentals from ORKA. Knowledgeable and friendly team!

Thank Siya P
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

Great location, beautiful river, fun and helpful staff. We had a blast with our friends and definitely suggest taking the trip off the main drag to check out tubing on the river !

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Reviewed 21 January 2018

Every summer I come down to the cowichan lake and river to go tubing. It has been my go to spot every year and orka has made that experience that much better. Last year I got to try stand up paddle boarding for the first...More

Thank Myles D
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

Check in was easy, fast and we were on our way for a nice, relaxing float! Comfortable and sturdy tubes, great shuttle service! We have rented from this business for the last few years, and keep returning.The owners are local residents and are eager to...More

Thank Brenda R
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We had an awesome time friendly staff we recommend it to others. A must do again! Think we just might bring the kids next time lol. Great for the adults to have an outing too though.

Thank Shawn A
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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

I have rented paddle boards from these guys for the last two years and one thing that has become very apparent is that their #1 concern is that their customers are happy. Thank you for your awesome service! Dan Johnson, Duncan, BC.

Thank Dan J
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

I rented a kayak from ORKA and was so impressed with their free shuttle service. My friend had her own kayak, and so ORKA dropped off my rented kayak at a convenient location on Bear Lake. We got back to shore earlier than expected and...More

Thank Lindajean700
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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Super value, fun and easy. I've never floated down a river on a donut. It was such a relaxing fun way to spend time with the family. Glorious views and clean, clear water. The Orka team are friendly and fun. Don't stop to consider, jump...More

Thank Nicki D
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

The best thing to do in Lake Cowichan - There may be other service providers but the *BIG* difference is Orka cares about the environment, they participate in taking care of the river, they have garbage and recycling cans set up on the river to...More

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