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Go With the Wind Cruises is the longest running cruise on Okanagan Lake. These are informative, personal (your party only and leaving at your convenience), with the option to power, sail, or both. The captain will relate history, geography, and show...more
227 Crossridge Cres, Kelowna, British Columbia V1V 1S5, Canada
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Reviewed September 6, 2017

We all had a wonderful time sailing with Captain Al on Okanagan Lake. Al is very informed and gave us a great tour of the area. We are locals and would highly recommend a sail with "Go With the Wind" to locals and tourists alike....More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank 178cooperecho
Reviewed August 12, 2017

This was a fabulous experience! For the two-hour cruise we had selected, Captain Al gave us a choice between (a.) sailing (which means he has to stay more or less centered in the lake), or (b.) motoring slowly along the shores so you can see...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Nancy C
Reviewed August 5, 2017

This is our 2nd time in Kelowna however 1st time to appreciate the lake more with the help of Al and Go With the Wind Cruise! We left on time in a beautiful sunny morning and went on our way around the Okanagan lake, saw...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank paulen
Reviewed August 2, 2017

My wife and I booked a two hour sailboat with cruise Al. We had a wonderful morning. He is a wonderful hos,t well traveled and well-versed on the local geography and sites. We really had a great time, the only regret is that the time...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Richard D
Reviewed July 31, 2017

Al's cruise is a unique experience which allows you to see sights that would not otherwise be possible. I enjoyed it so much in 2016 that I went again this summer. Being a long time resident of the area, Al has a lot of interesting...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank NatChurcher
Reviewed July 15, 2017

My brother and his wife found this cruise on Tripadvisor and we decided to give it a try as we were looking for something different to do besides visiting wineries. We did the 10am cruise which I would recommend during Kelowna's summers. Unfortunately there was...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed May 12, 2017

We had our parents visiting from Spain and we wanted to show the Okanagan valley. Once in Kelowna, we thought that it should be a good an idea to sail on the lake. We found "Go with the wind" on the internet. Everything was perfect,...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank JessEdu D
Reviewed September 27, 2016

We have been to Kelowna a number of times but have never seen the city and surrounding area from the water. An out of town visitor prompted us to try something new. We found Al, with Go With the Wind Cruises through TripAdvisor. The on-line...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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CaptainAl_12, Owner at Go With the Wind Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded September 28, 2016

Thank you so much for the kind review. It was a pleasure having you on board. Al

Reviewed September 14, 2016

We contacted Al by email early one evening and he replied very quickly as we wanted to cruise the following day and were unsure as it was right at the end of the season. Promptly at 10;00am we want out onto Lake Okanagan and spent...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed September 5, 2016

Absolutely wonderful morning cruise with Al and Jo. They were very professional but so personable - what a way to tour the lake for a few hours - enjoyed Al's stories and descriptions of places we passed by. By far this is the best cruise...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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June 17, 2016|
Response from Bon M | Reviewed this property |
You need to book in advance.
Sharon M
July 12, 2015|
Response from CaptainAl_12 | Property representative |
Effective May 2016 my minimum cruise is now for 4 people and $30 per hour each with a minimum of 2 hours. Thank you. Al