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Good location, great service

To begin, the service and instruction for self-guided kayaking is excellent here. Location may not... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
YVRcockroach
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Metchosin, Canada
3 hour sea kayaking tour

We spent 3 hours with a guide kayacking around the bay, it was fabulous, our guide was incredibly... read more

Reviewed August 25, 2018
Caroline G
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Horwich
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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5449 Sooke Rd, Sooke, British Columbia V9Z 0C8, Canada
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+1 250-642-2159
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To begin, the service and instruction for self-guided kayaking is excellent here. Location may not be the best as it is a bit distant for some to paddle to the more interesting spots. Boats and equipment seem to be in good condition. You're helped into...More

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Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

We spent 3 hours with a guide kayacking around the bay, it was fabulous, our guide was incredibly knowledgeable and helped with our paddling technique, saw plenty of seals and star fish, fabulous trip would recommend, our children are 9 and 11 and came in...More

Thank Caroline G
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Our tour guide Wilson is an outstanding tour guide. Very knowledgeable and is very personable. Make sure to ask for him if you go on a tour!

Thank Hui L
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Great place to kayak amongst the seals! The staff at Rush were excellent they could not have been more helpful. Got us settled into a kayak, with directions and instruction and we had a great few hours kayaking around the Basin. If you enjoy kayaking,...More

Thank Fiona B
Reviewed July 10, 2018

Wilson did a great job of leading our family and a couple from Minnesota around the harbor. We got to view two bald eagles from a fairly close distance, Wilson our guide taught us to spot and identify two types of starfish and find a...More

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Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

Sam at Rush Adventures was super helpful with our questions and reservation. We had a wonderfully sunny morning paddle in Sooke Basin. Our guide, Wilson, was terrific! He was friendly, thoughtful and wise beyond his years. He is a good ambassador for Sooke. We saw...More

Thank Nina T
Reviewed May 17, 2018

Really cool dude took us out on the water, and we had a little sort of adventure out and around the coast. Very chill, especially when we fell in the water ;) was very much fun, however. 10/10 would kayak again.

Thank Cameron M
Reviewed September 22, 2017

Super set up, energetic staff. My wife and I rented a double kayak for two hours. They ensured we were outfitted correctly, aware of the waters we were going to be paddling in. Great way to spend a few hours on the water.

Thank John C
Reviewed September 12, 2017

We rented 4 double kayaks for a couple of hours in the morning. We brought the teenagers along with the nephews for a morning of sea kayaking and it was a lot of fun exploring Sooke Basin The only complaint came from one of the...More

Thank Wanderer336
Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

My friend and I did a 3 hr guided paddle with Rush Adventures. There were 2 other guests in our group so 4 of us in total. Wilson, our guide, was great. He was fun and friendly and pointed out wildlife and other interesting things...More

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