Title: Sechelt Inlet - Private Kayak Tour with Candace
Tour Desciption: We invite you to join Talaysay Tours on a private cultural tour with Candace Campo, ancestral name xets'emits'a. Paddle the Sechelt Inlet and enjoy the stories and history of the Salish Sea and the Shishalh who have lived on and travelled these water ways for countess generations. Born and raised in this very Inlet, Candace, a school teacher and Anthropologist has a wealth of knowledge to share and cultural stories to tell. Sechelt Inlet is a beautiful inlet with lots of sea life such as seals, fish, birds and sometimes dolphins and whales. Options to go to a quiet beach for a break are possible. Candace will take photos and share them you and your group.
This tour includes your cultural ambassador - guide. Orientation and safety. Paddle techniques and risk management planning. We recommend paddling earlier in the day because the water is calmer.
Start Time: 10 am End Time: 1:30 pm Duration: 3.5 hrs
What to bring: water shoes or an older runner you do not mind getting wet.
Location: Peddles and Paddles Address: 7425 Sechelt Inlet Rd, Sechelt, BC V0N
We will keep the calendar open but ask that we plan a date together so that we can ensure availability.
What you need to know:
Operatoinal Months: May, June, July, August
This tour requires 6 participants to be booked. If you have more than 6 participants, we will secure another guide.
We utlize the kayak equipment of Peddles and Paddles and planning a date in advance to secure your equipment is highly recommended.
We ask what the paddle experience is of all of our guests so that we can plan routes most suited for your paddle experience and enjoyment.
We ask in advance if you want singles or doubles. Novice Paddlers are recommended to go in doubles.
Peddles and Paddles kayaks and equipment is excellent and it comes with all of the safety equipment. If you have a guest that is 6 ft or taller let us know so we can select a kayak in which you are most comfortable.
The wind on Sechelt Inlet can pick up and the guide has responsibility to you and your safety and this could mean that we reroute and or if there is extreme weather cancel.
We do not cancel due to rain. The company has a right to cancel the tour if wind conditions are high and it posses a risk. All group tours require a 7 day in advance cancellations for reimbursement, minus 20% for administration.
All payments are completed on-line in advance of the tour. Your payment confirms and completes your booking.