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About Happy Paddling
We offer Stand Up Paddle Board and Sit on Top Kayak rentals as well as Stand Up Paddle Board, Kayak, and Canoe Lessons on Centennial Beach in Barrie, Ontario. Located beside the children's playground and the fountain, steps from the south parking lot. We provide all the equipment you need to have lots of fun on the water! Wear something you can get wet, and don’t forget your towel! Happy Paddling!
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Mahvish A wrote a review Jul. 2022
Barrie, Canada2 contributions
This paddling company is amazing! I cannot say anything better than Ah-mazing! The whole experience from payment till them washing our feet at the end from the sand was really impressive. The team helped myself, my nervous sister who is afraid from water and my son with autism onto a paddle boat. At the end we were all smiled 😃.. Will definitely be back for another ride. Well done to the whole Team at Happy Paddling!
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Date of experience: July 2022
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Response from Mike V, Owner at Happy Paddling
Responded 4 weeks ago
Thank you khanmahvish for the great review. I will pass your compliments onto our staff and share your review. We look forward to seeing you again soon! Happy Paddling Mike & Ann
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Donna R wrote a review Jul. 2022
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Fantastic time! Highly recommend SUP rentals. I will definitely be back for more. Staff were great and you can leave your bag and shoes safe with them at the tent and they will take your picture and share it with you after for free. Thanks happy paddling team!
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Date of experience: July 2022
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Response from Mike V, Owner at Happy Paddling
Responded 4 weeks ago
Thank you C2508REdonnar for the great review. I will share your compliments with our staff and we look forward to your return! Happy Paddling Mike & Ann
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Marilyn P wrote a review Jul. 2022
Barrie, Canada5 contributions4 helpful votes
My kayak experience was great. Staff, as always, were amazing. They make the time safe and fun. Look forward to my next adventure
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Date of experience: July 2022
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Response from Mike V, Owner at Happy Paddling
Responded 4 weeks ago
Thank you MarilynP87 for the great review! We look forward to seeing you again soon. Happy Paddling Mike & Ann
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Dieter F wrote a review Jun. 2022
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A friend and I decided to try upright paddling yesterday. Found it to be a lot of fun. After falling in the water a couple of times, I started to get the hang of it. Mike and Ann are very supportive and good teachers. I wholeheartedly recommend them and their services.
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Date of experience: June 2022
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Response from Mike V, Owner at Happy Paddling
Responded Jun. 30, 2022
We are so happy you had fun and thank you for the recommendation. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Happy Paddling Mike & Ann
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Laurie wrote a review Aug. 2021
Barrie, Canada1 contribution
We had a great experience renting kayaks from Happy Paddling. They made everything easy and safe for us and it is very well run. A nice touch was they take pictures and send them to you and they will even wash the sand off your feet when you are done. I would certainly recommend renting from Happy Paddling.
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Date of experience: August 2021
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Response from Mike V, Owner at Happy Paddling
Responded Sep. 1, 2021
Thank you Cubababy22 for the great review! Thank you for the recommendation and enjoy the pictures. We look forward to seeing you again soon! Happy Paddling Mike & Ann
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