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News & Updates from Desolation Sound

Toba Inlet waterfall

We are excited to present a Brand New Expedition Tour for 2022: an Epic One-Way Exploration of Magnificent Toba Inlet! Over the years we have been slowly expanding our expedition tours beyond Desolation Sound, and each season the demand for these more adventurous and remote trips eclipses that of the year past. Our 5- and […]

As the world heals from the global events of the last year, people everywhere are searching for not only an inspiring and relaxing vacation from their stressful lives, but also for a closer connection to the beauty and wonder of nature in a post-pandemic world. We tend to exist in a growing culture of connectedness […]

Snorkelling in the warm ocean temperatures of Desolation Sound

You might have heard rumours of the warm water in Desolation Sound, often described as “the warmest ocean temperature north of Mexico”. But why is this the case, exactly, and what does that mean for your kayak vacation? First, the facts: In the summer months Desolation Sound can have water temperatures reaching up to 24 […]

Summer is the best time to visit Desolation Sound

When is the best time to visit Desolation Sound? Many will argue that summer in British Columbia is when this beautiful part of the world really shines, and away from winter sports in the mountains – and certainly in Desolation Sound – this is certainly true for us at Powell River Sea Kayak. While the […]