Association of Eastern Canadian Sea Kayaking Outfitters
The Tourism Industry Association
of Nova Scotia
Click here for General Tour Information
is Atlantic Canada’s foremost sea kayaking operation and 2017
is our 37th year of offering coastal paddling excursions. We
have something for every interest and skill level, whether you are
a beginner or an expert. We offer Day Trips from our centre in Tangier, and Extended Tours throughout the region and Instruction at
our kayak school. We can also Rent equipment
for those who wish to do it on their own and can welcome you in our Paddler’s Retreat B&B. Check out what we have to offer
through the descriptions, photographs, and articles on our web site
and find the sea kayaking adventure for you.
During these 3/5 day tours we will journey among this exceptional island group as we interpret the unique biology, geology and human history of the area. This is a sea kayaking tour for both beginners and families,
as well as the inquisitive expert.
July 15-17[Full], 27-29/31
August 5-7, 8-10, 19-21
During these 2 day courses we offer you an introduction [both theoretical and practical] to the sport of sea kayaking. We will cover the necessary equipment, the basic paddling strokes, rescue techniques, navigation and weather considerations. Paddle Canada certification is offered.
Upcoming Dates: July 22/23; August 19/20
DR. SCOTT CUNNINGHAM, biologist and writer (author:
Sea Kayaking in Nova Scotia) and numerous
magazine Articles, has paddled coastal
waters extensively and circumnavigated Nova Scotia in 1980. He has
also kayaked in Europe, and is a BCU Coach 4 (Sea) and a Paddle Canada
Senior Instructor Trainer.
GAYLE WILSON has a degree in Fine Arts and has
worked at the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design. She is an experienced
sea kayaker and both a BCU Instructor and a Paddle Canada Instructor
If you would like to register for one of Coastal Adventure's tours or courses, here is our registration form in ADOBE PDF format.
84 Mason's Point Road
Tangier, Nova Scotia B0J 3H0
Toll Free: (877)404-2774
All photographs copyright Scott Cunningham, unless