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A group of kayakers on a Desolation & Mountains tour pose for a group photo in Toba Inlet

[This is the second and final instalment of a series written by PRSK guide Luke Raftl. Read the first Part of the series here] Day 4 After 3 days on the move and paddling around 40 nautical miles, the middle day of our adventure was a rest day of sorts. Using the Toba Inlet camp […]

[This is Part 1 of a 2 Part Trip Review Series written by a Powell River Sea Kayak guide — read the second part here] On the August long weekend last year, seven intrepid guests and two guides from Powell River Sea Kayak took the opportunity that the fantastic weather presented us and paddled beyond […]

What is the Best Length of Time to Kayak in Desolation Sound? While it’s true that you can spend weeks in Desolation Sound and its surrounding waters and still have more to see, we find that between 4-6 days is the best amount of time for an average kayaker to truly immerse themselves in this […]

Desolation Sound is world famous for it’s remarkably warm ocean temperatures, which routinely reach 22 degrees celsius (74 degrees Fahrenheit) during those long, hot summer days of July and August. As great as cooling off in the ocean can be, however, we know that nothing quite beats a freshwater soak in a warm, clean lake […]