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    Getting you out there
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Ocean River Sports - Getting You Out There!

Located in Victoria, British Columbia on beautiful Vancouver Island, Ocean River Sports is one of the premier specialty kayak stores in North America. With over 30 years in the business Ocean River includes an outstanding retail store, kayaking school, tours, rentals and a boat storage facility all right on the Gorge Waterway. Come visit us in person and chat with one of our experienced sales people, or surf over to our ever expanding online store and have your product shipped directly to you. Whatever interest you may have, you’ll find that we know our stuff.

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  • Maneuvering and Agility Course
  • Sea Kayaking Level 2 Instructor
  • Pool Space (for Independent Practice)
  • Youth Kayaking Camp (ages 12-14)
  • Youth Kayaking Camp (ages 10-12)
  • Private Greenland Rolling Sessions
  • Sea Kayak Guide/Instructor Training
  • Intermediate Greenland Rolling
  • Oak Bay Evening Kayak Tour
  • Introduction to Greenland Rolling
  • 8 Day Brooks Peninsula Expedition
  • Sea Kayaking Level 1 Instructor
  • 7 Day Bunsby Islands Expedition
  • Learn to Stand Up Paddle (SUP) at ELK Lake
  • Custom Experiences
  • Introductory Navigation & Marine Weather Course
  • 7 Day "West Coast Adventure" Kyuquot Base Camp
  • Basic Sea Kayak Instructor
  • 6 Day Rugged Point Expedition
  • Sea Kayaking Level 1 Skills
  • Rolling
  • Discovery Island Wildlife Walk
  • 5 Day "Sea Otter Kayaking" Base Camp
  • Introductory Kayak Rescues
  • Tidal Currents
  • Saturna Beach Tour
  • Sidney Coastal Kayak Tour
  • Balance and Bracing
  • Fitness Paddling
  • Victoria Harbour Sunset Kayak Tour
  • Sea Kayaking Level 2 Skills
  • 3 Day Gulf Islands Exploration with the Salish Sea Explorer
  • Stand Up Paddling (SUP) Instructional Tour
  • Saturna Island—King Islets Tour
  • Custom Instruction & Personal Coaching
  • Life After AST
  • Oak Bay Shoreline Tour
  • Avalanche Skills Training 2 (AST2)
  • Introductory Strokes
  • Avalanche Skills Training 1 - AST1 - Learn to be Safe
  • Discovery Island Kayak Tour
  • Basic Kayak Skills (Including Rescues)
  • Victoria Harbour Kayak Tour
  • Choosing the Right Course
  • Introductory Snowshoeing
  • SPECIAL EVENT - Rough Water Paddling Clinic