Ford’s Cove Marina
Take this 4 hour tour from Deep Bay to Ford’s Cove marina. This paddle is for Novice paddlers and the trip will take about 3 1/2 hours to 4 hours with a stop for coffee and pizza at the coffee shop or bring your lunch. This paddle is very dependent on the weather as the channel between Denman and Hornby Island can get quit rough even in the summer time.
Cost is $90 per person includes kayak rental. Minimum 3 people.
Join me on a paddle to Ford's Cove
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