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Deep Cove Explorer Tour

introductory couple in a double kayak
Rates: Adults: $89,Children: $50 (+GST)
Dates: March – November
Age: All Ages

Call 604.929.2268 to book & inquire


Discover the rich marine environment Deep Cove has to offer in our 3 hour Deep Cove Explorer. This tour runs rain or shine, and offers a relaxing guided paddle through the southern part of the Say Nuth Khaw Yum / Indian Arm.

You will learn about the history of Deep Cove and observe the rich coastline and picturesque surrounding mountains. Nestled in our beautiful inlet, you will find and abundance of harbour seals, eagles, sea stars and other wildlife.

Whether you’re local to Vancouver or visiting from abroad, our Deep Cove Explorer tour is a great way to get out of the city and away from the crowd while taking in some of the most stunning views British Columbia has to offer!

Open to all abilities

Small group (max 6 people)

Professional guides cover basics of kayaking

Solo or tandem kayak options available

Includes a snack

And much more!

This tour is at a low-intensity pace. The guide will keep the group together for everyone’s safety, which may, at times, mean traveling at a slower pace. 

Explorer Tour at Cates

Book 2.5 Hour Explorer Tour – Cates Park Paddling Centre (Deep Cove – North Vancouver)


$89 (+GST) per adult, $50 (+GST) for kids 12 and under.

Kids must be in a double kayak along with an adult.

Dates & Times

March – November

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None, a great chance to experience sea kayaking for the first time.

Extra Info

If you need info on what to wear or bring with you check out our What to Bring page.

If you need additional info on our safety or cancellation policies, check out our Additional Info page.

If you have any other questions, see if they are already answered on our FAQ page or call us at 604.929.2268.