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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 a rescue course for whitewater canoeists! LEARN MORE

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Multi-Day Canoe Trips

From a 4 Rivers in 4 Days whitewater canoe trip on BC's top interior rivers, to a 14 day remote northern wilderness expedition, we have an exciting selection of multi-day trips. Book early as this these trips are popular! 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

Your Okanagan Paddling School and Adventure Company

Our courses and trips are more than just about learning 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 planning 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: Thanks all for a great 2022 season! We're busy wrapping up our last courses for the season and are starting to plan our 2023 season. Keep your eyes open for a few BRAND NEW TRIPS and for our 2023 credit voucher sale. We look forward to opening up registrations for courses and trips in January. Courses and trips fill up fast - see our calendar for a course or trip that works for you!

From the blog

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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

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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

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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