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Salt Spring Adventure Co

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126 Upper Ganges Rd | Next to Moby's Pub, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-537-2764
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Super whale watching-- wild ride alone worth it!

Undaunted by 10-foot swells due to unusual tides, our captain made sure we got to see whales. We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
CollegeProf-AZ
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Tucson, Arizona
Biking a bit overrated, find something else to do..

We rented bikes for our weekend on Salt Spring. We had never been to the island but upon arrival... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sandra D
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YOUR ONE STOP SHOP FOR EVERYTHING ADVENTURE ON SALT SPRING ISLAND. We offer kayaking, whale watching & sightseeing tours, paddle boarding & bike rentals! The Salt Spring Adventure Co. Ltd. is less about making a living and more about living the dream! We put all our energy into making our tours as fulfilling and rewarding as possible. Whether it's whale watching in our top-of-the-line 12-passenger Zodiac, kayaking through beautiful marine reserves, paddle boarding on a placid lake or harbour, or an epic bike ride around the island, everyone is sure to have a fun and memorable outdoor experience. We create custom Group Adventures,Corporate Retreats and School Group Programs. Come Adventure With Us!
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  • Average2%
  • Poor5%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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126 Upper Ganges Rd | Next to Moby's Pub, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Undaunted by 10-foot swells due to unusual tides, our captain made sure we got to see whales. We wore full-coverage parkas for a good reason! Good thing grandma and the landlubbers stayed home since we did endure salt water in the face and rough riding....More

Thank CollegeProf-AZ
Yvonne P, Owner at Salt Spring Adventure Co, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Haha it sounds like you had a great time out there! We do not usually get large waves, but I am so glad you enjoyed them and they were short lived! Captain Blair has been well trained and enjoys those brief moments of waves too!...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We rented bikes for our weekend on Salt Spring. We had never been to the island but upon arrival found the roads quite narrow and winding and crazy busy with traffic. It was clear that it wasn't really going to be a great bike ride...More

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Yvonne P, Owner at Salt Spring Adventure Co, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. It is true, our island has a bunch of hills, and our roads can be narrow and windy, and on a weekend very busy! We rent our fleet of 15 bikes out almost fully all summer long, anywhere from a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a kayak rental with Salt Spring Adventures. We had a gorgeous trip in the bay and had the chance to see herons or seals. But the sercice wasn't as expected. No one helped us to go in or out of the boats, no...More

Thank Emouchel
Yvonne P, Owner at Salt Spring Adventure Co, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the review. I am sorry you did not find my staff friendly. They are usually very friendly and helpful to everyone! I am glad you enjoyed the paddle. Just a few things I wanted to point out about our renting policy in...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Comfortably fitted in Mustang cruiser suits we left Ganges Harbour on a hot summer day aboard an open Titan 249XL fast craft, bound for Galiano Island to pick-up additional passengers. Our transit thru Active Pass was interesting with tidal swirls of water and birds feeding...More

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Yvonne P, Owner at Salt Spring Adventure Co, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Beautifully written! Thank you for such lovely words. We are so happy you had a great time. We hope you enjoy the rest of our extended summer. Happy Adventuring!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We didn't know much about the company before our booking. We had never even been to Salt Spring Island. We booked a 3 day kayaking excursion that would take us to Prevost Island and back to Salt Spring Island. I was a little nervous, having...More

Thank Kimberly H
Yvonne P, Owner at Salt Spring Adventure Co, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for such an amazing review! I am so lucky to have such spectacular staff like Lisa, who are dedicated and passionate about educating and helping our guests have a fun adventure! We are stoked you had a blast, and hope you enjoy the rest...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We didn't know much about this company before booking, as the booking of six bikes was done via HarbourAir's Mail Run tour. The girl who looked after us, Kera (not sure of spelling, sorry), was great, ensuring bikes were all serviced, freshly pumped up, and...More

Thank Chris P
Yvonne P, Owner at Salt Spring Adventure Co, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for such a great review! We do try our very best to make sure we can help clients in any way we can! As we do not actively advertise a "free rescue service", we do want to make sure you get your flight off...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went on the 5 hour kayak tour which included a delicious lunch. The weather was spectacular and our tour guide, Moss was terrific! It was a delightful day all the way around. I highly recommend it

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Yvonne P, Owner at Salt Spring Adventure Co, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the great response, we will tell your guide Moss! We are so glad you enjoyed the gourmet lunch tour, we really enjoy it too. We hope you enjoy the rest of your summer!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the day ... The double - with a third place for a small child was an amazing boat!! I would recommend that all children have the same paddles and check if they can hold them first as the smaller child did not like having...More

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Yvonne P, Owner at Salt Spring Adventure Co, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so glad you had a good time on the water wit your family. Thank you for the review! We give small paddles to children as they are MUCH lighter than full sized paddles, as well as being shorter, they are easier for the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My 10-year-old child and I took a 4-hour kayak trip and had a wonderful time. Our guide, Alex, was a great mix of informative and fun. She knew how to gear our trip to keep a kid interested and motivated. Everyone we encountered at the...More

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Yvonne P, Owner at Salt Spring Adventure Co, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for a great review! Alex is a great guide, and I am so lucky to have an amazing team, that love to come to work and get visitors out on Adventures! Enjoy the rest of your summer!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We bought the whale watching and sea kayaking package and were not disappointed. The zodiac made quick time out and we saw orcas, porpoises, seals and many other marine birds. The guide was very knowledgeable and the suits we wore kept us warm as we...More

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Yvonne P, Owner at Salt Spring Adventure Co, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for a great review! We are really glad you had a good time Adventuring with us! We love to share our beautiful scenery in the Gulf Islands with guests, and we REALLY love passing on information about our environment and Marine animals. Enjoy the...More

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