Father’s Day Special!

Father’s Day Special!

Looking for a gift for Dad? This Sunday June 17th is Father’s Day and we are offering a Father’s Day Special: Dad’s Paddle Free! Must be accompanied by proof of fatherhood. Good towards any rental or half day guided tour. Please call in advance to book your spot. 852-2567!

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Yoga and Paddle!

Yoga on our wharf followed by a Kayak tour. Starting Sunday June 3rd and continuing for every Sunday this summer and fall, Sharon Munson, owner of Nice View Yoga, will be leading a yoga class on our wharf followed by a kayak tour with one of our guides. Call us at 852-2567 to register. If […]

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Kayaking Day Camp and Kids Kayaking Club

Kayaking Day Camp and Kids Kayaking Club

Come play in Halifax’s greatest ocean playground with us!  East Coast Outfitters offers a unique new camp for kids to explore, learn, create, and have fun!  Get out of the city and experience awesome activities like:  discovery hikes, art projects, ocean explorations, camp games, scavenger hunts, and OF COURSE play many kayak games and chances […]

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Dock Repairs

Dock Repair

With the new season fast upon us we need to get those floating docks in ASAP! The floating docks have been in and out of the water for 10 years now, so it’s about time for some new wood along the bottom of the docks. These docks make it easy for us to get our […]

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2011 Atlantic Paddle Symposium

2011 Atlantic Paddle Symposium

Atlantic Paddle Symposium 2011 – Committed 2 the Core Blogspot ECO Guides, Kirk, Eleanor and I had the opportunity to attend the 2011 Atlantic Paddle Symposium up in Tera Nova National Park Newfoundland. We set out from Nova Scotia a few days early with the hopes of catching some icebergs off of twillingate. Kirk had […]

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Roadside Cleanup & BBQ

Clean Up Superheros

May 12th the residents of Lower Prospect, Nova Scotia set out to clean up their community. Over 30 bags of trash, and a few tires were picked up from along the road. The cleanup crew managed to clean all the way from the cross roads to the government wharf in one afternoon. After the cleanup […]

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Winter Wildlife

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The wildlife changes around ECO during the winter.  Migratory birds leave us, grasses and heathers loose their color, but winter brings us some equally fantastic wildlife sights!  Here’s a few notable things that have crossed out kayaks this winter! Longtail Cockawee – Old Squaw Ducks Common during winter in the sheltered bays. They are a […]

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ECO @ Atlantic Outdoor Sports & R.V. Show

ECO @ Atlantic Outdoor Sports & R.V. Show

The Atlantic Outdoor Sports & R.V. Show is coming up March 11th,12th & 13th. East Coast Outfitters will be there with Old Creel Canoe & Kayak. If you’re in town stop by and check us out. Senior Guides Kirk Dauphinee and Karl Vollmer will be there to answer your questions about East Coast Outfitters tours, […]

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2010 – 2011 Guides in Training – Back in the classroom

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This years Guides in Training are back in the classroom after a holiday break. They will spend 4 weeks with Dave Adler learning Tides, Wind, Waves, Weather, Navigation and the other hard skills they need to be safe and efficient paddlers. Next they’ll head to the pool for rescues and rolls training before heading back […]

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Guide Training under way

GITs 2010

Guide Training began in earnest this weekend, despite the very wet, very windy weather. 12 brave paddlers joined Dave Adler and other ECO instructors on the comprehensive training program. They will emerge in June as certified ECO guides. Good luck, folks!

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