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*Kayak and SUP Rentals are now CLOSED for the winter season*

2019 Kayak and SUP rental hours are:

March 15 – October 15

Monday through Friday – 11:00am to 5:00pm

Saturday and Sunday – 9:00am to 4:00pm

*Weekday Rentals must return by 5:00 pm, and Weekend Rentals by 4:00 pm

**Please note: Our rentals are first-come, first-served and we do not take reservations.

Rentals are CLOSED for the following events:
Nanaimo Dragon Boat Festival: July 5-7 2019
Victoria Dragon Boat Festival: August 9-11, 2019


Individual, family, group kayak and standup paddle adventures are a great way to experience the Gorge waterway and the Victoria Harbour. We supply the necessary safety equipment, paddles and we orient you to the kayak or SUP and our local waterways. Kayak and SUP rentals are available from 15 March to 15 October.


Pricing for Kayaks / SUP Rental

All pricing includes GST

Youth*/Adult 1 Hour 2 Hours 3 Hours
Single $25 $40 $55
Double $35 $60 $80
Children* 1 Hour 2 Hour 3 Hour
Single $15 $25 $30
Lunch Hour Special 1 Hour
Between 11:30 am – 1:30 pm Monday – Friday
Single $22

*Youth (aged 13 to 18) and children (12 and under) must be accompanied by an adult. Kayak and SUP availability is first come, first served basis. Check with boathouse for more details.


Season Passes

For the avid kayaker and stand-up paddler, season’s passes provide near unlimited access (one rental per day, based on availability and subject to group bookings) to our kayak and SUP fleet at a fraction of the cost of owning and storing your own boat. Season’s passes are priced at $300 per season (including GST) and are available to the public from 15 March through 15 October.

Click here to register and purchase.

One Month Pass

Our one month pass provides near unlimited access (one rental per day, based on availability and subject to group bookings) to our kayak and SUP fleet for one month beginning August 1, 2019. The price of our One Month Pass is $100 + GST.


Terms and Conditions of passes:

  • Kayak/SUP introductory session, including how to properly use safety equipment 
  • Access to our fleet of Kayaks and SUPs (restrictions on availability apply) 
  • PFD (“life jacket”), paddle and required safety equipment are included

FGPC now offers pass holders the ability to reserve. One-month  pass or a full season’s pass holders can now check our booking schedules to select the best times that suit your needs for paddling. You can reserve a kayak any available time calling our office at (778) 432-3472 and speaking with a dock commander.

Please note that we have restrictions on our boat usage if winds are above 35km per hour; “kids camps” and group bookings may reduce the availability of equipment during certain weekday hours; call 24-48 hours ahead for updates on availability.

Email kayak@fgpaddle.com for more information, or contact the office at (778) 432-3472.

Note:  Minimum age of 19 is required, unless accompanied by parent or guardian, where minimum age is 6.


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