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Island Joy Rides is a boutique Vancouver Island touring company designed to connect you to the people, the food, the culture and the places that make our region so spectacular. Our commitment to small groups and a providing personal, behind the...more
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Campbell River, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Island Joy Rides did a great job putting together an afternoon ride through the Courtenay area for a group of 15 or so workmates recently. Despite reports of horrible weather, our spirits weren't dampened, we were given bright ponchos (which we didn't need) and the...More

Thank Remmerchuk
IslandJoyRides, Owner at Island Joy Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

It was our pleasure to share our area with you and your group. Thank you so much for joining us - and for taking the time to share your experience with others.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful way to explore this beautiful island- well at least a little slice of it. Laurel Cronk, Owner Operator thinks of everything, with a well-planned itinerary, great hybrid bikes, route maps, a Joy Book with places of interest & daily challenges to seek...More

Thank Wendy W W
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Laurel was a pleasure to ride with. She was great at accommodating our level of experience and adapting to the unexpected.

Thank colettejoubarne
IslandJoyRides, Owner at Island Joy Rides, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

Thanks so much for joining us. You both did so well, especially considering you hadn’t been on a bike in a very long time! And the ride in the paving truck was certainly first for all of us! :)

Reviewed September 1, 2018

My husband and I flew out to Vancouver Island in May 2018 for a quick get away and to spend his 40th Birthday together. Laurel put an amazing custom made trip together for us because we only had time for 2 days of biking. We...More

Thank Xpicta
IslandJoyRides, Owner at Island Joy Rides, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

Thanks so much for joining us - and for writing a detailed review. You guys were awesome - so positive and joyful! I look forward to meeting your son one day! :)

Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

Laurel met us at the wonderful Kingfisher Resort she had recommended, on the first day of the tour with the bikes and very detailed guides and maps. We loved all the places she suggested like the Nymph Falls and Comex Lake as well as the...More

Thank Thomas C
IslandJoyRides, Owner at Island Joy Rides, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

I love seeing families traveling activity together. So wonderful. :) Thanks for choosing to spend some of your precious family time with us (and for taking the time to write a review).

Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Everything about this trip was brilliant. Organisation and welcome brief from Laurel was top notch. We cycled the by ways and highways of Courtenay up to Campbell river and Quadra Island and every day was memorable. Great maps, sturdy bikes and well appointed accommodation at...More

Thank 413Fiona
IslandJoyRides, Owner at Island Joy Rides, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

So glad you had such a joyful holiday. It was an absolute pleasure meeting you and I’m thrilled you saw the whale! :)

Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

This company is hands down the best in the business!!!! Do not hesitate to book with them! Myself and seven other girl friends toured Quadra with Laurel and Richard and ALL of us were blown away by the exceptional service, and attention to detail that...More

Thank Chelaine G
IslandJoyRides, Owner at Island Joy Rides, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2018

Your group’s energy, gratitude, and connection helped make the tour even better. Thanks so much for joining us (again!) and for your kind words.

Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Our group of 8 had an amazing time. The cycling was beautiful and the kayaking was amazing. Would not hesitate to use Island Joy Rides again for another adventure. Thank you Laurel!!

Thank Laurie K
IslandJoyRides, Owner at Island Joy Rides, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2018

Thanks so much for joining us! It was such a pleasure meeting you - and sharing Campbell River with you and your gang. Appreciate the review as well! All the best to you!

Reviewed August 6, 2018

My husband and I wanted to do something special to celebrate our 30th anniversary, so we decided to do a bicycle tour (followed by a road trip of the Island). Island Joy Rides was a great choice for us. Coming off the plane in Comox...More

Thank Dorthe C
IslandJoyRides, Owner at Island Joy Rides, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to write a detailed review. I think your suggestions will be helpful for others. Wishing you all the best . We thank you for spending some of our special holiday time with us. Happy Anniversary (again)!!!!! :)

Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Our group of 8 had an amazing time on this custom, self-guided tour! Great sights, food, accommodation!!

Thank Natalie C
IslandJoyRides, Owner at Island Joy Rides, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

Such a pleasure meeting you and your lovely family. Thanks so much for joining us!

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