Kayaking in British Columbia

Kayaking Trips in British Columbia

The coastal kayaking in British Columbia is highly acclaimed for its mountain views, whale sightings, and general deviation from civilization. You can find kayaking trips in British Columbia for every level of kayaker. Whether you're looking for a guided trip, kayak rentals, self-guided, day trip, multi-day trip, or anything in between, there's a kayaking trip in British Columbia for you. If you've paddled British Columbia before, be sure to share your trip with the rest of us!

Guide to Kayaking in British Columbia

The coast of British Columbia, also known as the Inside Passage, contains a lifetime's worth of paddling. For the short term, here are a few popular paddling destinations in British Columbia:

  • Bowron Lake Provincial Park
  • Broken Group of Islands
  • Indian Arm

Kayaking Locations In British Columbia

If you want to plot your own route, check out all paddling locations in British Columbia! Search thousands of put-in and take-out locations on our Paddling Locations Map and be sure to download the Go Paddling app where you can save favorites or create and share a float plan!

Plan a Kayaking Trip in British Columbia

Over the years, many of our paddlers have paddled throughout British Columbia and were so generous to share their paddling experiences with us in a community trip report. Read a few examples of British Columbia community trip reports below:

Connect with Paddlers in British Columbia

Are you looking to connect with other paddlers about going kayaking in British Columbia? Check out the Paddling.com Message Boards for resources to help you get started.

Kayak Outfitters in British Columbia

Looking to rent a kayak or go on a guided trip? Check out these outfitters in British Columbia: