Discovery Islands Lodge
SUP Coastal Touring Experience
Explore the Discovery Islands
...and get Paddle Canada Certified!
The 3-night/4-day paddleboarding adventure will take place on Quadra Island and includes 3 nights of accommodations at Discovery Islands Lodge on Quadra Island.
This experience is for paddleboarders who are interested in exploring their coastlines for day tours and multi-day overnight trips. You will be introduced to navigating in a coastal environment, route planning, and more with an emphasis on knowledge, navigation and safety skills.
The scenic waters of the Discovery Islands provide the backdrop for learning and exploring that will have you confidently and safely setting off on your own paddling adventures.
If you would like to complete the Paddle Canada Certification, for an additional fee we will send you our online program.
3 days of ongoing Paddle Canada certified training, both dry land and on water
Paddle Canada Touring 1 SUP Skills certification is awarded to successful participants if all criteria are met as assessed by the instructor.
Paddle Canada certified guides with Wilderness & Remote First Aid/CPR qualifications
1 hour online or phone session to help you prepare for the upcoming course
WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED
Travel to and from the course destination: Discovery Islands Lodge, Quadra Island
Charts and Maps
Personal clothing, top bedding, personal paddling gear etc. as per the Packing List.
Touring board, paddle, pfd, leash, throw bag with tow line - rentals available. Must add at time of booking!
Food - A kitchen is available to cook your own meals. Please bring easy to cook food for 3 dinners, 2 lunches and 3 breakfasts. Lunches should be suitable for packing on your board during the course.
$1095 + GST
Pam at Blue Jellyfish is an amazing, professional, and knowledgeable SUP instructor.
Her peaceful happy energy for paddle boarding is very addictive. Even in a group adventure/lesson she gives everyone support and instruction to improve your technique and have a great time in any condition.
Is this paddle right for you?
This is an Intermediate/Advanced paddling adventure.
Advanced flatwater SUP certification or equivalent experience, skills and knowledge as assessed by the instructor. Please contact us if you are unsure if you meet the prerequisites.
Must feel comfortable Stand Up Paddling at an easy pace for 3 to 4 hours per day.
Must be comfortable in the water.
Age restrictions 18+ (may consider mature 16+ who are strong paddlers).
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What to Bring
It's important to come prepared so you can make the most of your time on the water. For this SUP adventure, you will need to bring all your paddling equipment and personal clothing.
To help you make getting ready for your paddle easier, we made you
a printable list.