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1000 Islands Kayaking Day Trips

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Address: 110 Kate Street, Gananoque, Ontario K7G 1G0, Canada
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Love to rent these kayaks. It is a great outdoor sport that can be shared with family members. Nothing better than being out on the water. I would recommend this to anyone who is... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 October 2016
Christine M
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Gananoque, Canada
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Gananoque, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Love to rent these kayaks. It is a great outdoor sport that can be shared with family members. Nothing better than being out on the water. I would recommend this to anyone who is visiting the area.

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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

This reputable company never fails to please! This is the second time I've kayaked with 1000 Islands Kayaking and a guided tour is worth doing at least once. Ben, our guide, was knowledgeable (from kayaking techniques to the geography of island formation) and enriched our 3-hour kayak trip. If you're in the Ottawa or Kingston areas, this is a must... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

We booked a last minute guided kayaking trip. Aaron was are guide and he did a great job sharing some information about the islands and honing our kayaking skills. This was s very enjoyable experience for us.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

We recently took a half day trip Kayak trip and we were lucky that it was just the two of us with our guide Aaron. I'm not a strong swimmer and was a bit nervous but Aaron ensured that he taught us the basic techniques and ensured we were safe at all times. This is a great way to see... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

This is the place for kayaking and this rental shop offers tours for groups half day full day , you can also just rent the boats (we did) . You will get a mini course and security briefing , extra gear, Meagan was great very patient . All went very well many islands in that erea . A must do

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

Fantastic day on the water with Jason and Melissa, we had the perfect day for paddling, sunny with minimal wind. This is a perfect day trip for those who want to explore the 1000 islands and learn a bit about the history of the area. Fantastic lunch was prepared by them both t with option for Gluten free people like... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

Kayaking around the Islands was so much fun and relaxing. Our guide Alicia was wonderful - knowledgeable - and a lot of fun. Lunch was delicious, such a variety - no one will go hungry. You do not need your camera, our guide took a lot of great pictures and emailed them to us that same evening. We are already... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

I went with a group of grad students kayaking (half day) out on the St. Lawrence with 3 guides and had a FANTASTIC time! We were all a little concerned that we would get rained out, but the weather held up. The instructors were professional yet very jovial and light-hearted, which made the experience even more enjoyable. I really loved... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

I did the half day guided tour with Riv and enjoyed it to the fullest. The instructions were appropriate for absolute beginners like me and it was easy to get a feeling for the kayak. We had a relaxed tour and heard interesting information on some of the islands. Definitely enjoyed this way of exploring the islands a lot more... More 

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London, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

What a great experience we had with this outfitter. We rented the Libra XT - tandem kayak - for 3 nights. When we arrived, it was explained that our backpacks wouldn't fit in the kayak, though there is plenty of space to store items, and they assisted us in moving our belongings into dry bags they we borrowed from them.... More 

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