Sea Kayak Trips in Nanaimo, Canada
Discovery Orca Sea Kayaking Expeditions About Discovery Expeditions Over 20 Years’ Guiding Experience For over 20 years (under the leadership of Owner/Operator Larry Roy), Discovery Expeditions has been offering fully serviced sea kayaking expeditions to remote wilderness destinations around Vancouver Island and along the West Coast of British Columbia, Canada. Local Knowledge Ensures a Safe and Exciting Trip Our intimate understanding of local waters, weather and wildlife behaviour allow each day’s experience to be spontaneous and exciting. As you relax into this natural environment, we share insights into local wildlife, culture, history, and environmental preservation. Philosophy & Setting We ensure that your kayak trip is safe and enjoyable, and that it becomes a cherished lifetime memory. The breathtaking beauty of the islands, inlets, abundant wildlife and sounds of this area offer you an unparalleled wilderness experience. Exploring this area via kayak allows you to connect with your natural surroundings at a very personal level, enriching your entire experience. Safety & Comfort For your security and comfort, we supply safe, easy-to-use equipment. Our experienced guides know the area well, carry emergency communications equipment and are trained in Wilderness First Aid. From the heated cabin in our landing-craft transport boat, to hot showers, sauna, clean composting toilets and sheltered tent platforms at our established basecamp, you are guaranteed a level of comfort not usually possible in such a wilderness setting. PRICES Orca Sea Kayaking Expeditions Orca Explorer: 4 Day Dual Camp Trip - $1250 per person - (2 adult/2 children) - $3500 2016 South Broughton Explorer Nomad/Base: 4 Day Trip - $1150 per person - Family Rates: (2 adult/2 children) - $3200 2016 North Broughton Nomad: 6 Day Trip - $1350 per person - ( 2 Adults/2 teens) - $5200 2016 Desolation Sound Nomad: 4-Day Sea Kayak Trips - $950 Adults - $850 Youth under 16 - Family Rates: (2 adults/2 children) - $3200 2016 Baja Magdelena Bay Nomad: 4-Day Sea Kayak Trips - $950 – per person - Group Rates: group of 4 – $3400
- Captain is optional.
- You decide if you would like to book with or without a captain.
- 1 guest
- Tours, Lessons, and Diving
- Whale Watching
Larry, our company owner, is an original founding member of the Sea Kayaks Guide Alliance of British Columbia (SKGABC). He maintains his membership from those first years of being the first president of this agency. Over the past twenty years the SKGABC has evolved into a professional organization that offers courses to ensure that guides are formally trained in the necessities of working in the water environment. Larry was instrumental in developing the safety standards the SKGABC stands for. He has and will always embrace the SKGABC and maintains the necessary standard to continue guiding at the ripe age.
Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
Full refund up to 5 days prior.