There are many kayaking tools to choose from, which makes it all the more important to know what’s essential, what’s a good idea, and what to leave at home. Once you know what gear is needed, you will need to choose the model and make that best suit your needs. And once you’ve found the perfect piece of gear, you may need some tips on how to use it. This selection of Eco-Tips is aimed at helping you sort through the endless lists of options to create the perfect gear grouping for you and your ambitions.
Kayak touring is one of the most relaxing, enjoyable and exhilarating activities you’ll ever experience. With a few pointers and the right gear, everyone can easily explore their favorite coastline from the comfort of a kayak.
With so many amazing places to paddle all over the world, how do you choose the ideal location for your next paddling trip? Once you’ve decided, where do you find the information you need, like chart numbers, how to get there, and what to expect once you’re there? We want to help you choose the best locations and help you get started on planning your next kayaking adventure.
Paddling Skill Games
Paddling Skill Games are a great opportunity to practice old and learn new skills and have a lot of fun doing it!
We’ve compiled a list of games that are tried and trued and that we have played successfully on many occassions.
- Marine Weather Forecast – Environment Canada
- BC Ferries
- Tourism Vancouver
- Wild Coast Paddling Magazine
- Paddle Canada
- BC Marine Trail Association
- Sea Kayak Association of British Columbia
- Sea Kayak Guides Alliance of B.C.
- Association of Canadian Sea Kayak Guides
- Jericho Sailing Center
- Cold Water Boot Camp
- Stolen Boats Canada