Located in Victoria, British Columbia on beautiful Vancouver Island, Ocean River is one of the premier speciality kayak and adventure companies in North America. Brian Henry, the founder & current owner, has been running Ocean River since 1981, and Ocean River continues to be recognised as one of the most significant outdoor/paddlesports instructional & tours provider in North America.
Saturna Island Sea Kayaking Outpost
Experience the beauty of the Southern Gulf Islands by kayak, at our Saturna Island Outpost! Departing from Boot Cove, tours often paddle past majestic sandstone rock galleries, and might see nesting sea birds, soaring eagles, or seals resting on rocky outcrops. Tours depart within walking distance from the ferry and are timed appropriately for day-travelers coming from Vancouver Island.
Saturna Island has multiple incredible areas to explore for kayak and canoe tours:
Wildlife: Enthusiasts will find a variety of Ducks and Gulls frequent the beach area but we also have bald eagles, great blue heron, and various jays.
Botany: Saturna Island is home to abundant variety of rare wild-flowers and plants.
Rest Areas: The sandy beaches in this bay are great for a swim & rest.
Learn: Going for an interpretive walk at Saturna Beach can be a great experience.