Welcome to the Sea Kayak Association of BC

Sept. 2 Meeting: Guest Speaker James Manke

Our September meeting features James Manke, showing his adrenaline raising film on the very first full decent down the Grand Canyon with a fully loaded sea kayak and Greenland paddle [more]

Gambier Island logging meetings

Hi everyone, The popular kayak landing at Douglas Bay, on the South East side of Gambier Island in the Howe Sound is in jeopardy as the Ministry of Forests is [more]

Trip Report - Broken Islands Group May 25-30, 2014

Our six-person group – Graham, Geoff, Ted, Cathy, Joan and John – rendezvoused in the Port Alberni Tim Hortons at 11:30 am on the morning of Sunday, May 25. From [more]

Watch for trash collection bags on the beach this season

A letter was sent to SKABC asking for our help collecting trash from beaches in remote areas -- it is below. Here's a link to their website: http://www.livingoceans.org/initiatives/clear-the-coast Help Living Oceans [more]

Relaunch of Mt. Fairweather Baidarka at Belcarra

A few of us joined the Belcarra South Preservation Society and George Dyson to relaunch the Mt. Fairweather on June 8. George and a team carried the abandoned baidarka out of the [more]

Club Members enjoy a very successful Spring Fling

Our annual season kick-off paddling event was Saturday May 3. Paddlers picked one of 3 destinations, joined their pods and paddled out from Panarama Park in Deep Cove, for a [more]

May 6 Meeting - Gear Swap and Rescues with Maureen Benzon

Bring your gently used kayaking gear to our May club meeting for a Gear Swap and Sale. We will be having SKABC's own Maureen Benzon speak on taking Rescues from a [more]

Nominate an Endangered River

Hello to everyone, Please find the below forwarded email from the Outdoor Research Council of BC where we state that we are in the preparation of the 2014 Endangered Rivers [more]

Course Schedule for 2014

Here is the club training schedule so far: Downloadable PDF: SKABC 2014 Course Schedule Registration for courses will staggered throughout the Spring. Please log in for registration [more]


Welcome! We are a Vancouver-based club of independent kayakers who love the adventure of exploring our coastline by kayak. We offer club members training, trips, education and events. You can find out about the culture and history of the club by looking around the website. Ready to sign up? Find out about Membership.