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Sea Kayak Adventures offers discount for orca trips at Johnstone Strait

An orca rises by visitors on a Sea Kayak Adventures paddling trip in Johnstone Strait off Vancouver Island. (Sea Kayak Adventures)
An orca rises by visitors on a Sea Kayak Adventures paddling trip in Johnstone Strait off Vancouver Island. (Sea Kayak Adventures)

ADVENTURE TRAVEL  – $200 discounts are being offered for guided six-day sea kayaking trips geared to paddling with orcas off Vancouver Island.

Nancy Mertz, co-owner of Couer-d Alene-based Sea Kayak Adventures, said they have a few slots they’re trying to fill for camping excursions in the famous killer whale waters of Johnstone Strait.

Info: 800-616-1943 or www.seakayakadventures.com.

My wife and I joined one of these groups a few years ago and the exprience of paddling with orcas ranks among the most exciting in our repertoie.

See my short narrated video presentation on the sea kayaking trip to Johnstone Strait above.



Rich Landers
Rich Landers joined The Spokesman-Review in 1977. He is the Outdoors editor for the Sports Department writing and photographing stories about hiking, hunting, fishing, boating, conservation, nature and wildlife and related topics.

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