Kayak or SUP tours/rentals


The Song of the Paddle has all the kayaking equipment you require and provides tours of Lake Ellenwood (as well as kayak rentals) in addition to Yarmouth Harbour excursions.

East Coast Paddle Company Paddle Canada SUP instructor offers SUP lessons, clinics, youth camps and more.

South West Paddlers have a handy website with maps on places to launch your canoe or kayak in the region.


Dragon Boats – experience something new and have a blast doing it. Free dragon boat excursions on Lake Milo are available July – September, Monday and Wednesday at 5:45 p.m. All equipment is provided on a first come first serve basis. 902-742-4923 (Milo Boathouse Office) 


Alder Wilderness Experiences – Join Nicola to experience nature in a profound way. Guided wilderness experiences offer hiking, paddling, backwoods camping, shinrin yoku (forest bathing) and more, in both single and multi-day experiences. Contact via  Instagram @aldernovascotia or email.