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Wild Root Journeys

Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 2J7, Canada
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First experience with Kajak - GREAT!!!!

After booking, I immediately got all the important information. Silke is a very warm, open person... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Heide S
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Bonn, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Great way of spending half a day in Vancouver

Lovely way of getting a good sense of the city. We paddled with the seals, watched the eagles and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
axelcklein
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Faversham, United Kingdom
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Wild Root Journeys offers day and multi-day sea kayak and hiking trips, lessons, and nature retreats along British Columbia's coastline. We are certified guides through the Sea Kayak Guide Alliance of BC offering experience and heart. Our goal is to open doors for those seeking out adventure, time to recharge and growth in nature.
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4 days ago
“First experience with Kajak - GREAT!!!!”
5 days ago
“Great way of spending half a day in Vancouver”
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Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 2J7, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

After booking, I immediately got all the important information. Silke is a very warm, open person, perfectly attuned to the sensitivities of the participants. I always felt safe. Very competent and easy to understand instruction. Also during the tour I got a pleasant way tips....More

Thank Heide S
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Lovely way of getting a good sense of the city. We paddled with the seals, watched the eagles and listened to Silke's encounters with Orkas, Cougars and Bald Eagles. The set up is really easy going yet very professional, Silke sets you up in the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have now been on 2 multi day kayak trips with Silke. Once around the Gulf Islands, and once to Vargas island off the coast of Tofino. Both trips were incredible, rugged and beautiful. Silke is an amazing guide, taking me to areas of the...More

Thank Rosie D
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

My trip around God's Pocket Marine Provincial Park surpassed expectations! Silke's knowledge and technical skill is on point, and her personal dynamic is one that allows for both fun and quiet reflection. I returned challenged and replenished. It's not a question of IF I will...More

Thank Kyle J
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Silke H, Owner at Wild Root Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

Thank you Kyle! These trips are all about replenishing,ourselves and creating memories to bring us back to the calm of the outdoors in times of need.

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Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Myself and some friends went with wild root journeys to Tofino and launched our 5 day kayak trip to circumnavigate Vargas island. This was my first time kayaking and I wasn’t sure how it would all play out but I was still very excited. Thanks...More

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Silke H, Owner at Wild Root Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

Thank you so very much. I am glad to pass the torch of enthusiasm around kayaking. It really is an incredible way to travel and see what the ocean and coastline has to offer. This means a lot!!!

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Reviewed 3 December 2017

We had few amazing kayaking experience with Silk, day trip at whiterock to crescent beach, and another day trip to kitsilano beach. In just two days, I was able to handle the kayak very comfortable on my own and able to roll myself over if...More

Thank Cai W
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Silke H, Owner at Wild Root Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

Thank you Cai! We sure had a lot of fun learning self rescues and at times also learning what not to do. Thanks for all the laughs and memories.

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