Your adventure will begin at the main beach at Thetis Lake. All adventures include a high quality board suitable for your skill level and height and weight. On shore time will be kept to the minimum required to ensure a safe and fun time on the water. Your adventure can include relaxing on the boards, swimming, fitness workouts and more. Eagles and Turtles are common sightings on the lake. A carbon paddle, lifejacket and other safety gear included. Eagles, Turtles and Herons are common sightings on the lake.
I am the owner of South Island SUP and have been leading adventures on the water since 2012. More than anything I enjoy sharing my passion for the water and share experiences on the beautiful waters that surround Victoria. I am a Paddle Canada Basic and Advanced Flatwater SUP Instructor Trainer. Touring Level 1 and 2 Instructor certification 2014. SUP Surf Level 1 Instructor. With more than 3000 hours ocean touring, instructing and training experience. Former North Shore (Vancouver) Rescue Team member. Strong swimming skills including free diving and water rescue training. Wilderness First Aid Certified and PaddleSmart Instructor. WestCoast SUP Symposium, BC SUP Cup and SixPack SUP Race Series Organizer/Competitor
Your tour includes all safety gear, dry bag for keys and electronics and some photos for sharing with your friends. I will…
You will explore Thetis lake including some islands and another beach. Depending on conditions we may be able to paddle to and explore a second lake. Thetis lake is popular with locals and well worth the visit. Great swimming and wildlife sightings.
最多可有10位年满6周岁的参与者参加。 Stand Up Paddleboarding is easy to learn. I will make sure you learn the basics quickly so tour time on the lake is maximized. You will have a PFD and I will be close to paddlers if any help needed.
Wear comfortable clothing suitable for water activities. Extra layers to add or remove depending on conditions. Water shoes if you have any. Booties/gloves can be rented for cooler days.
Swim wear and barefeet are suitable for May to September. Extra clothes for cooler days early or late season. Backpacks, keys and phones can be kept in my van. Bring a towel and spare clothes. I have neoprene boots, drysuits and wetsuits available for an additional nominal fee (for cleaning/drying)
Thetis Lake SUP Adventure