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Address: 245 Hebb Point Rd | Blue Rocks, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
Phone Number: +1 902-541-9233
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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The islands around Blue Rocks are some of the best kayaking in Nova Scotia....

The islands around Blue Rocks are some of the best kayaking in Nova Scotia. We offer daily kayak tours and rentals in this beautiful and sheltered area. If you haven't explored these islands, it is a must.

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A beautiful paddle on a beautiful day!

The end of the season, a beautiful day, with two other paddlers and two guides. Carl was an amazing guide, with so much local knowledge about wild-life, history, and local color... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 October 2016
Mary M
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Santa Cruz, CA
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Santa Cruz, CA
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51 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

The end of the season, a beautiful day, with two other paddlers and two guides. Carl was an amazing guide, with so much local knowledge about wild-life, history, and local color. We paddled in and among little islands and out to the open ocean to see harbor seals. I loved every minute of it, felt well-equipped and supported for the... More 

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Stratford, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

We were a group of six with our extremely witty guide David the Tazmanian and a local lovely Nancy came along to take us on a historical adventure of beauty and local facts. There is a vast selection of scenery and the ride is manageable for the beginner or experienced kayaker. Please stop at The General while there for local... More 

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Burlington, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

We were a group of eight with two guides. We spent a fabulous day kayaking around the Blue Rocks and surrounding islands. We stopped for a nice lunch on one of the small islands at the halfway point. For most of the day I was paddling near Fin, one of the guides and he had a wealth of information about... More 

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Thank DrillerBurlington
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

You pull up to a quaint sleepy location with free parking facilities ,toilet and changing area. There is a warm welcome from the staff with an introduction to the rest of your group.The equipment is laid out ready for you and is explained in easy to understand jargon of what it is and what it's for and more importantly what... More 

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Thank Andy S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

What an experience. Dave our guide was wonderful. His knowledge of the water ,wind ext was extremely helpful. Such a peaceful paddle and checked paddling on the Atlantic off my bucket list

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Thank Suanne H
Broad Top, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

We booked a paddle with Pleasant Paddling in mid - August and were led by Finn on a beautiful trip through Blue Rocks. The scenery was breathtaking and the geological history of the area was informative and interesting. We are seasoned kayakers and know the safety basics, but it was comforting to see the care taken with the less experienced... More 

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Thank 729wadeh
London, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Beautiful place!!! Kayaking in Blue Rocks is a must when traveling to Nova Scotia. You will not be disappointed. The scenery is amazing and the guided tour will give you lots of information about the area. We saw a bald eagle on our paddle. Thank you Jenn and Karl for an amazing day!!!!

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Thank kim1232016
Mahone Bay, Canada
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

We had a great time. Both my husband and I were first time sea paddlers. The instructions were clear and fun and the instructors were knowledgeable. The area is magnificent and two hours went by very quickly. Great work guys, keep it up!

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Thank LelyAbud
Saskatoon, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Staff were friendly, experienced and knowledgeable and we enjoyed learning about kayaking and the history of the rocks and surrounding area including seeing the seals. Even got to jump in for a swim at the break time. Felt safe at all times. Guides made sure slower kayakers were looked after. Snacks were great! All in all a great experience!

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Thank Kirk W
Dover, NH
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

My wife and I planned a vacation specifically for kayaking in Nova Scotia. We booked the kayaks from Pleasant Paddling the night before and took off on our own when their morning tour returned. Quality kayaks well fitted. Blue Rocks was perfect - an excellent setting. Paddling can be as protected or as open as you want. The trip can... More 

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