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South Island Sup

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Enjoy paddling with otters and seals while eagles soar overhead. SUP (stand up paddlebaording is a great way to experience the beauty of southern Vancouver Island. SUP is easy to learn and suitable for people of all ages. Participants are able to...more
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Hours Today: 6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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273 Richmond Ave, Victoria, British Columbia V8S 3X9, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Yesterday Brian took five of us in his new, comfortable Mercedes van, from Victoria to Port Renfrew (a 2 hour drive). We were on the water by 12:30. The sun shone all afternoon. We got to tour the North side of the inlet, paddling in...More

Thank tazotea
Brian R, Owner at South Island Sup, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Great that you were able to join the tour! And glad to hear you enjoyed the new wheels. Lots of excursions planned for the winter. Hope to see you on the next one.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Paddling with SUP is amazing. Simon Whitfield is an instructor who coaches in a way that is encouraging, easy to grasp and makes you keen to learn more skills. It’s a safe and exillerating experience, not to mention how gorgeous it is to be out...More

Thank 2011travelerToronto
Brian R, Owner at South Island Sup, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Great to hear your session with Simon was amazing. And hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great way to spend an afternoon. Taking a paddle from the Victoria area has been a dream of mine, so this was the perfect intro to ocean paddling. I went out for 1.5 hours on my own and truly enjoyed it. Brian was...More

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Brian R, Owner at South Island Sup, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for booking with South Island SUP! See you next time you're in Victoria.

Reviewed October 10, 2018

It was a great experience. So organized and the crew made it fun and easy for us. We had a group with varying levels of experience and the crew took such good care of us all. Highly recommend this to anyone wanting to try SUP!

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Brian R, Owner at South Island Sup, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2018

Thanks for booking with us! and happy to hear your group had a great experience and fun too.

Reviewed September 4, 2018

South Island Sup took us on a trip around Trial Island and it was amazing! You don't need any previous experience to try boarding with Brian. He has all the gear, the knowhow, expertise and safety to help you try this out, on lakes or...More

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Brian R, Owner at South Island Sup, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2018

Glad you enjoyed your tour! With the right planning, timing, conditions and skills Trial Island can be an easy 2 hour tour. Many other beautiful paddles too. See you on the water again soon.

Reviewed September 3, 2018

We had a great afternoon! The tour around the island was beautiful. We got a real taste of what it's like paddling on the Ocean. Brian was very accomadating, friendly, and knowledgable. We will definitly use Brian's SUP services again and would highly recommend using...More

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Brian R, Owner at South Island Sup, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2018

Glad you enjoyed your tour! Congrats on your new SUP skills. See you on the water again soon.

Reviewed August 31, 2018

We rented some 4 person red dragon board from Brian for our office party and everyone had a blast. Brian delivered the boards, set them up and gave instruction. We used them all afternoon and then Brian appeared at the end of the day, collected...More

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Brian R, Owner at South Island Sup, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2018

Good to hear you and your crew had a great time on the water. Thanks for booking with South Island SUP.

Reviewed August 23, 2018

first time of Sup, it really was blessed. Brian is so nice and kind, I am definitely coming back for Tuesday nights tour!

Thank Mika N
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

It was super easy to get a hold of Brian via text. He delivered two SUPs to my wife and I at Willow’s Beach, on time. Price was reasonable. He was knowledgeable telling us about the boards, which to use and where we could go...More

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Brian R, Owner at South Island Sup, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2018

Great meeting both of you and glad to hear you enjoyed your self guided tour. Contact me anytime for rentals, tours or lessons. SUP surf too! And other challenging adventures on the water.

Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

We went standup paddling boarding with 3 kids and they had so much fun! 2 hours in thetis lake ! Brian was so nice and friendly and asked how our experience was. Would highly recommend !

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Brian R, Owner at South Island Sup, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2018

Great to hear you had a fun time! See you on the water again soon.

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