To book a tour or a course call us:

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Rentals by reservations or walk in:

 CALL 250-881-4233


Courses & Tours:

Tours and Courses will run as scheduled for small groups.

Tours and courses are now listed online and are open for booking.  We feel our motto “Getting You Out There” highlights one of the best ways for people to stay healthy and deal with these challenging times.  We believe that being out in nature is one of the safest places to be and are here as a resource for anyone interested in getting out there.


 The Ocean River Team


About Ocean River

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.

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