Discovery Islands Lodge
SUP Coastal Touring Experience

Explore the Discovery Islands

...and get Paddle Canada Certified!

$1095 + GST

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.  



  • Travel to and from the course destination: Discovery Islands Lodge, Quadra Island

  • Travel Insurance

  • 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.

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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.

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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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  • This adventure starts Sunday, Aug 1 at 3pm and ends Wednesday, Aug 4 at 10am

  • We start and end at: Discovery Islands Lodge

  • For driving directions, click here

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.