At Deep Cove Outdoors we are 4 season recreational specialists. Our friendly staff are all active participants in Ocean Kayaking, Stand Up Paddle Boarding, Surf Ski Paddling, Cross Country Skiing and Snowshoeing. We can offer expert advice for beginners to expert level. We have a wide range of kayaks in stock, Necky Kayaks, Epic Kayaks, Current Design Kayaks and more Canada’s largest selection of Epic surf skis and THINK Surf Skis, Starboard and Surftech SUP, Werner Paddles, Epic Paddles, and cross-country skis by Madshus Cross Country Skis, Fischer Nordic Skis, Rossignol and Atomic. MSR Snowshoes, and Atlas Snowshoes. We strive to provide the highest level of customer service through great product knowledge. We are conveniently located in North Vancouver only 5 minutes over the Iron Workers Memorial Bridge from Metro Vancouver.
Deep Cove Canoe and Kayak Centre is Vancouver’s premier paddling location. With one of the largest fleets in Canada, we offer rentals of high quality single and double ocean kayaks, stand up paddleboards (SUP), surf skis and canoes that will suit a wide range of paddling styles and experience levels. Our highly acclaimed kayak school offers a wide range of lessons and tours. We are also happy to arrange private group bookings for your family outing, office event or school group. With an emphasis on safety, our rentals, lessons and tours provide you with all the gear that you will need for a great day on the water.
This year Deep Cove Canoe and Kayak Centre celebrates it’s 30th Anniversary of operation! From small beginnings the shop has grown and grown and is very proud to now offer one of the largest and most comprehensive rental fleets in Canada, as well as a retail location where you can buy any kind of kayak-related equipment you could ever need.
We have grown substantially over our three decades of operations. From an original fleet of 16 canoes, 3 rowboats and a few paddleboats, we currently have 150 kayaks and canoes combined that we rent and use for kayaking/canoeing lessons, tours, and other related programmes. In 2004, we added a retail component to our business, namely, a store now called "Deep Cove Outdoors", details of which are outlined in the "Retail Operations" section below.
The success of our business operations is based on our strong involvement with the community, the expertise in the recreation and sport services we offer, also our local knowledge of the surrounding area and environment. We like to build relationships with our clients while striving to provide them with expert advice on how to broaden and enhance their lives with the services we offer, kayak lessons, tours and rentals and the products we sell, kayaks, cross-country skis, snowshoes, accessories and clothing.