Paddling and boating partners

Dragonboat team paddling

Take advantage of a variety of paddling and boating activities in Vancouver with our partner organizations. Join a paddling club, sign-up for instructional classes or paddle on a casual basis. Participate in a variety opportunities!

Dragon boating and more

Get involved in dragon boating, outrigger canoe and other team paddling activities through:

Dragon Zone (Canadian International Dragon Boat festival Society) 

False Creek Racing Canoe Club


Kayak rentals, lessons, and tours are available through:

Creekside Kayaks

Ecomarine Ocean Kayak Centre

Vancouver Water Adventures (at Kitsilano Beach) 

Kayak storage

Indoor secure storage space is available for kayaks year round at the English Bay Boathouse. Call 604-684-4922 for details.

Jericho Sailing Centre

Jericho Sailing CentreJericho Sailing Centre 

Discover dinghy sailing, windsurfing, ocean kayaking, stand-up paddling, and more at the Jericho Sailing Centre.

The centre introduces thousands each year to our marine environment with safe, low-cost programs, and services.