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BC Water Bikes

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Tours & Rentals offered Daily from early May- Sept 30th. Safe and fun for everyone, Water Biking might just be the coolest activity to hit Vancouver & BC. As long as you can reach the pedals, you are good to go! Whether it is for fun or for fitness...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
1661 Whyte Ave | Next to the Boat Launch at the Dock, Vancouver, British Columbia V6J 1A9, Canada
Granville Island & Fairview
+1 604-900-1613
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Reviewed September 4, 2018

My two friends and I had such a fun time on the water bikes. They're very fairly priced ($37 CAD/hour) and Shawn always tries to give you some extra time on them (we got an extra 30 minutes for free). They're incredibly easy to maneuver...More

Thank sashababayan
Reviewed September 3, 2018

This is, hands down, without a doubt, the best way to experience the False Creek Harbor in Vancouver. The mobility, speed, visibility and comfort of these bikes is so much better than a kayak or a water taxi. So much fun. I am doing this...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed August 7, 2018

BC Water Bikes was on my bucket list this summer. Let me tell you, they did not disappoint! I cannot paddle board to save my life (worst sense of balance) but the water bikes are not tippy at all. It was pure pleasure peddling around...More

Thank Dee L
Shawn K, Owner at BC Water Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2018

Hi Dee! Thank you, your husband, and you son for giving us a try, we appreciate it! Hope you all enjoy the rest of the summer! :)

Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Went with my sister's family (one 13 year old , and two 11 year old twins) on August 4, 2018 to see the fireworks competition from the water. The bikes were amazingly stable and fun to ride, and the tour put us virtually right under...More

Thank A Y M
Shawn K, Owner at BC Water Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2018

Thank you for your kind words and support, in this our 2nd season! This was our first time hosting the fireworks rides and we had a blast! Glad you guys did as well! :) We look forward to bringing them back again next year! :)

Reviewed July 19, 2018

Without hesitation, I would highly recommend Shawn’s Water Bikes for a great family outing. So stable, so easy to operate and so much fun! We meandered, we raced and some of us even showed off some dance moves. We will be back and we will...More

Thank Craig R
Shawn K, Owner at BC Water Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded July 21, 2018

Thanks for making what I do worth it you guys! I appreciate the kind words. Looking forward to see you all again one day, next time! :)

Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

Visited Canada for a short girl's trip and found Shawn and his water bikes while exploring Vancouver. So glad to have come across this fun and awesome activity! I'll never forget my first time water biking, the scenery was beautiful, we even saw a seal!...More

Thank Jenna S
Shawn K, Owner at BC Water Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded June 29, 2018

Thank you ladies for the visit and sweet words, it's much appreciated! I'm glad you all had fun with us and in Vancouver! It's pretty cool you got a glance of Sally the Seal too! ;)

Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

In an active city like Vancouver, there are many different options for visitors to partake in. I am so grateful to have had the opportunity to take in Vancouver’s beauty through this truly unique experience. Shawn, the owner, is very genuine & not only gave...More

Thank Jackie D
Shawn K, Owner at BC Water Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2018

Hi Jackie, So glad to hear that you all enjoyed yourselves! It means a lot to me and my crew! I hope you enjoyed the rest of your time here in Vancouver. Would be great to see you guys in the future sometime, should you...More

Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

Took a fun trip to Vancouver with friends and had heard about BC Water Bikes beforehand. We decided to give it a try and were so happy that we did! Shawn was awesome! He was very helpful and genuine in setting us up with a...More

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Reviewed June 2, 2018

A great highlight during our week in Vancouver - we really enjoyed the bikes. Such a novel idea. As a family we really enjoyed the time out on the water taking in the views of Granville Island and the harbour around False Creek. Customer service...More

1  Thank Fiona G
Shawn K, Owner at BC Water Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2018

Hey guys! Thank you for the kind words and for spending some of your valuable time with us. It was a pleasure to share something enjoyable and new for you and your lovely family. Please feel free to come visit us again should you ever...More

Reviewed September 15, 2017

Was a great day to spend a warm afternoon on False Creek. People were friendly. Once we got out on the water, I was a litte nervous but ended up having so mych fun. My chain did fall off twice, but I was able to...More

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Granville Island & Fairview
One of the favoured neighbourhoods for a day out,
Granville Island's packed theatres and art studios,
hobby shops and book stores, restaurants and bars, all
offer a plethora of activities and entertainment
options, leaving no one bored. The highlight of the
area is the Fisherman's Wharf, where the seagulls
overhead and the smell of the sea invigorate its many
visitors, some of who are there to shop the fresh
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Ezreil M
August 14, 2016|
Response from Shawn K | Property representative |
Hi Ezreil, apologies for the late reply...just saw this now. For the 2017 season, our rates range from $30/hr to $60 for 2 hours, depending on whether our guests are youth, adults or 55+. Renters must be 19 years of age,(or... More