As of summer 2008, we have opened "Jim's Kayak Shack" located at Silva Bay Resort and Marina on the south end of Gabriola Island. The "Shack" will re-open again summer 2009. Come find us down by the dock!

Discover the Gulf Islands


Jim's Kayaking specializes in single and multi-day kayak trips from Gabriola Island in the beautiful Gulf Islands of BC. Jim Demler is a Sea Kayak Guides Alliance of BC certified lead guide with over fifteen years of experience paddling throughout BC and in Baja, Mexico.

Launch from Gabriola Island and discover the Gulf Islands on a guided day trip or sunset paddle. No experience necessary. Rentals and customized outfitting also available to groups with previous paddling experience.

Gabriola Island is centrally located for easy access to the DeCourcy Group, Valdez Island, Thetis Island and other Vancouver Island kayaking destinations.

To inquire for more information or to book a trip, contact Jim's Kayaking.