Tag Archives: Sea Kayaking

Daily Specials until October

Daily Specials until October

Your favourite daily specials paddles are running till the end of October. Fall paddling offers some of the most beautiful scenery and our daily specials give you the opportunity to experience that up close. Combine that with one of our day tours and you can have a complete full day of paddling on Nova Scotia’s […]

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September Newsletter

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  Although summer is not over yet, it is back to school and we would like to thank everyone who came and paddled with us over the last few months. You are amazing people and we loved sharing our passion for kayaking with you. What’s in this issue: Dock & Dine Sea Kayak Level 1 […]

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Sea Kayaking Fundamentals (Paddle Canada Level I Sea Kayak Skills Course)

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This course provides the skill and knowledge necessary for day-long sea kayaking trips in sheltered waters (non-wilderness areas). Successful completion of Level-1 indicates competence to paddle a sea kayak within a sheltered bay in the company of one or more paddlers with Level-1 or greater skill and knowledge. To participate: Call us to book your […]

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Staff Spotlight: Candace George, Base Manager

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Position: Base Manager Where are you from: Pomquet, NS Favourite TV Show: F.R.I.E.N.D.S Favourite Disney Live Musical: Mary Poppins, Beauty and the Beast, and Festival of the Lion King                Favourite lyrics: “I love the ocean, I’m from Nova Scotia” – from Oceanside Again, Sons of Maxwell     […]

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Staff Spotlight: Erin Laende

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I’m from Toronto and came to Halifax in 2006 to go to NSCAD. I’ve been with ECO since 2010 when I took the awesome Guide in Training course Favorite TV Show: Sherlock Holmes BBC Favorite Sports Team: Canada’s National Women’s Soccer Favorite Book: Into Thin Air or anything by Jon Krakauer Your Favorite Sea Kayak […]

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Staff Spotlight: Karl Vollmer

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I’m from Oregon, USA and I’ve been guiding at ECO since 2010 Favorite TV Show: The Ocean Favorite Sports Team: Whitewater Team Canada Favorite Book: Wheel of Time Series Your Favorite Sea Kayak (or outdoor) Guide (besides yourself haha): Lisa Jones, she’s the one who convinced me to become a guide Best Life Experience: Climbing […]

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Staff Spotlight: Stephanie Wells

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  With ECO since 2012 From: Halifax, Nova Scotia Favourite TV Show: MidSomer Murders Favourite Sports Team: Harlem Globetrotters (I’m not a fan of watching sports, so if I had to pick…!!) Favourite Book: I have 3 – Way of the Peaceful Warrior by Dan Millman, Whose Body? by Dorothy L. Sayers and The Professor […]

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Staff Spotlight: Eleanor Kure

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Where are you from and how long have you been with ECO Originally fromToronto, Eleanor left the Big Smoke to look for more nature. After a time inGuelph,Ontario, she left again and found her happy days inNova Scotia, Thanks to the ocean, the rocks, and sea kayaking.  Paddling since 2005, Eleanor has been training, guiding, […]

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May long weekend tours 2014

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  Looking for something to do this long weekend, but don’t want to spend all day driving to get there. Then ECO is your number one stop! Check out this blog by our friends at The Local Traveler. We are open all holiday weekend, so give us a call! If you want to learn more about our […]

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Kids Kayak Camp

Kids Kayak Camp

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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