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Paddling School

Our paddling school’s weekend canoe courses are the perfect way to immerse yourself in the beauty and excitement of the river environment. Taught by certified professional instructors. LEARN MORE

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River Rescue Courses

One of the best ways to increase your confidence on and IN moving water. Join us for the Basic (April 18/19) and/or the Advanced (May 9/10) rescue course for whitewater canoeists! LEARN MORE

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Wild Mushroom Nature Tours

Explore the magical world of mushrooms on a guided tour into the misty forests of the Monashee near the the Okanagan Valley. Bring your camera and a sense of curiosity. LEARN MORE

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Multi-Day Canoe Trips

Join our upcoming 4 Rivers in 4 Days whitewater canoe trip on BC's top interior canoeing rivers - starting in June 2020. Book early as this these trips are popular! LEARN MORE

Your Okanagan Paddling School and Adventure Company

Our courses and trips are more than just about learning cool paddling skills.  Explore your potential, move your body, and connect with the wild places of British Columbia – one of the most beautiful natural places on Earth.  Ranging from 3-hr lake canoeing lessons to our unique, multi-day river expeditions in the North, there is something for every canoeing-related interest.  We provide world-class instruction and guiding from certified professionals who are leaders in their field and are passionate about sharing their craft with others.  Whether you’re preparing for a wilderness trip, wanting to improve your paddling skills, or just plan something special with your friends or family – we’ll help make it happen in an atmosphere of kindness, respect, and fun!

Bring your spirit of adventure and join us this season for a memorable experience outdoors!

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What's happening at EAC: We're running Three 4 Rivers in 4 Days trips 2020! These trips have proved to be the best way to get good taste of some of interior BC's best whitewater. Join us in June or September when the water levels are perfect for one of these exciting whitewater canoe trips. Need some skills refreshed beforehand? We offer 10% off our certified canoeing courses for 4 Rivers participants.

From the blog

Circus, Yoga, Canoe Camp Photo Gallery

What's the Circus, Yoga and Canoeing Camp? It's a week-long series of day-camps ending in an overnight canoe trip where continue reading

January 4, 2017 / Canoeing , Circus , Yoga

upper stikine river canoeing trip team photo
Stikine Trip Summary – Discover Your Nature 2015

With the departure date closing in on them, and a mountain of trip food ready to go in barrels, Charles, the trip organi continue reading

December 5, 2015 / Canoeing

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Stikine photo gallery

A glimpse of the Guided Stikine River trip in August 2015 with Elements Adventure Company out of Vernon, BC. Enjoy the p continue reading

August 14, 2015 / Canoeing , Hiking

Free paddle Sessions on Okanagan Lake

In this hot summer heat we've had, we've enjoyed our evenings on the water with fellow paddlers and paddlers to be! continue reading

July 20, 2015 / Canoeing

Poles for Paddles

Could river canoeing be the perfect après ski-season activity? To answer this question, let us examine a few of the continue reading

April 23, 2015 / Canoeing

IMPORTANT MESSAGE TO ALL OUR CLIENTS: We have been given the green light to operate again! We will be back on the water for our first canoeing course on May 24th! - with covid-19 precautions in place. Please see our covid-19 response page for details. More information here