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    Adventure awaits. Look up and catch sight of a bald eagle or gaze down at a harbor seal or whale. Driving your own speed boat in and around Vancouver is truly an unforgettable experience. Nothing brings a family or friends together like a day on the water. Reserve your spot today!
    Sign up for a 16-foot boat rental and make your way to the boat rental floating office on Granville Island in downtown Vancouver to pick up your boat. After arrival, you will receive a boat operation overview and safety briefing (15 minutes). A map and suggestions for your trip will also be provided.
    The friendly and patient staff will ensure you are completely comfortable at the helm before leaving the dock - no matter your experience level. All of the rental boats are of rugged construction and include life jackets for each passenger (life jackets for all ages are available).
    After the boat operation overview, you are ready to start exploring Vancouver's majestic coastline in your very own private speed boat! You are free to explore more then 250 square kilometers of waters around downtown Vancouver, Bowen Island or Indian Arm where you can catch glimpses of seals, bald eagles and explore the waterfalls.
    Want to see seals? Make your way to Palm Rocks in Howe Sound where you will find a large colony of harbor seals playing and lounging on the rocks.
    Want to stop for a picturesque picnic? Dock your boat in the public marina at Snug Cove on Bowen Island and explore the nature trails or sprawl out at the coast with a picnic.
    Want to explore some waterfalls? Motor your way under the iconic Lions Gate bridge, past the stunning downtown Vancouver skyline and up the mountain fjords of Indian Arm to the Granite Waterfalls, where you can park up and explore the falls.
    Finish up your adventure with a well deserved ice cream from the many picturesque marinas on your way back to Granville Island.
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This was so much fun ,going around Vancouver with a speed boat.This is a must !! we decided to rent the boat between 6 PM and 8PM to see to sunset. We were surprised how inexpensive was the rental for a boat ,we rented a...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank islanderbob
    Reviewed May 13, 2019

    Even though we were late (driving from Seattle to Vancouver), they were courteous and able to get us out on the water. Very professional and will definitely use them again on our next trip to Vancouver.

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank ShawnnaLTasker
    Reviewed May 2, 2019

    I usually don't recommend attractions, but this one is a must for several reasons: 1. Most places and cities will require you to have a boating license to even be allowed to boat, but here you can do it without any prior experience. 2. Vancouver...More

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank chauminhp
    Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

    We turned up at the dock with a plan of running our eye over the set up. But decided to go out there and then. Very efficient check in process. We decided on 3 hours which gave us time to get as far as Deep...More

    Thank doningtonphil
    Reviewed August 1, 2018

    We rented a 16' (90 hp) boat on one of the hottest days of the summer. The check-in process was quick and easy (I have a boat operator licence so I avoided at least one form). I was shown an excellent 5 minute video that...More

    Date of experience: July 2018
    1  Thank NorthVan_dan
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