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Since 1990, Mitchell's has serviced the Powell Forest Canoe Route, Desolation Sound, the Sunshine Coast Trail, and the Knucklehead Mountain Range through high-end rentals of canoes, kayaks, stand up paddle boards, snowshoes and camping equipment...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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8690 101 Hwy, Powell River, British Columbia V8A 0H2, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner and I drove up from the bay area in California to canoe the Powell River Canoe Route, and started communicating with Christie months earlier. She was great - responsive to all our questions, had everything ready to go for us when we arrived,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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99Christie, Owner at Mitchell's Canoe Kayak & SUP Sales and Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

You gave such a GREAT review. Much appreciated J. I hope our paths cross once more :)

Reviewed November 3, 2018

What an adventure we had at the end of September 2018... only made possible by the amazing Christie and her canoe hire business. My son James (James turned 21 the day before our flight from England to Canada) and I spent five days canoeing the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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99Christie, Owner at Mitchell's Canoe Kayak & SUP Sales and Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2018

I sincerely enjoyed both your personalities and love that you had a memorable wilderness experience. Thank you for the lovely, detailed review Bunny. I hope our families paths cross again.

Reviewed September 25, 2018

Christie was absolutely instrumental in helping us achieve our goal of portaging the Powell River Canoe Route. All of her equipment was in good condition and she made very helpful suggestions for upgrades. From maps, to packing lists, and up-to-date advice on trail conditions and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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99Christie, Owner at Mitchell's Canoe Kayak & SUP Sales and Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

Thank you for giving me such a detailed review. Sincerely appreciated!!

Reviewed September 23, 2018

Christie helped with this trip from start to finish. I called her from Vancouver on a Saturday morning with a loose plan to start canoeing somewhere near Powell River before sundown. She was there with advice over the phone and text throughout the day and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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99Christie, Owner at Mitchell's Canoe Kayak & SUP Sales and Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded September 24, 2018

I'm so glad you had a wonderful experience. It was a pleasure making it possible. Thank you for the review Tori.

Reviewed September 1, 2018

I rented kayaks from Christie, a friend and my two kids (ages 11 and 13) kayak / camped for 5 days and 4 nights, while exploring Lois and Khartoum Lakes along the Sunshine Coast. Christie is so helpful! She helped answer so many questions, helped...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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99Christie, Owner at Mitchell's Canoe Kayak & SUP Sales and Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2018

It's my job to answer all your questions so you are well prepared and have the experience you imagined it to be. LOVE hearing that you shall never forget yours. If ever in Vermont, I will stop in at the Story Barn. What a pleasure...More

Reviewed August 25, 2018

I've had the pleasure of meeting Christie and renting canoes from her a number of times. She is always very organized and all the equipment is well taken care of. The canoeing on the Sunshine Coast is beautiful. I've done the Powell Forest Canoe circuit...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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99Christie, Owner at Mitchell's Canoe Kayak & SUP Sales and Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded August 25, 2018

A fantastic review from a seasoned adventurer. Thank you John. You are equally a pleasure to do business with.

Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

Christine was a pro! She was organized, efficient, asked us all the right questions we didn’t know to ask - always with a smile.

Date of experience: August 2018
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99Christie, Owner at Mitchell's Canoe Kayak & SUP Sales and Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded August 25, 2018

Ha! A pro canoe renter slash transporter of wilderness lovers - WHAT A GREAT JOB I have!!!! The Powell Forest Canoe Route is very special to me. It feels good to hear that reflected in your review. Thank you Martin.

Reviewed August 24, 2018

Christie was friendly, helpful, informative, and key to ensure we had a great trip as we did the 4 day Powell Forest Canoe Route. Thanks so much for making things easy!

Date of experience: August 2018
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99Christie, Owner at Mitchell's Canoe Kayak & SUP Sales and Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded August 25, 2018

Brought a big smile to my face! Thank you for the review.

Reviewed August 24, 2018

Our group of 8 (2 families) rented canoes and were shuttled up to Windsor Lake for 3 nights and 3 days of paddling, finishing at Lois, and it was absolutely perfect. Even the longest portage (Tip: Less is more!) contributed to the 'memorable adventure' we'd...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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99Christie, Owner at Mitchell's Canoe Kayak & SUP Sales and Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded August 25, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review your experience. It is quite special that there are still a few quiet places left in the world. We work hard to ensure each paddler has the best experience out there. Little kids, teenagers, dogs and gear...More

Reviewed August 21, 2018

Rented two great paddle boards from Christie at Mitchell's for an evening paddle with a friend. I phoned her (too) many times during the day while I was organizing it and she was very helpful and made sure I knew how to reach her and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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99Christie, Owner at Mitchell's Canoe Kayak & SUP Sales and Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

I really appreciate the time you put into your thoughtful review Dusty. You were a pleasure to do business with too.

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Response from 99Christie | Property representative |
The longer you rent the cheaper it gets per day. The rates are on my website at canoeingbc. I would put a direct link here, but it won't allow it. Thank you.
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