Opening Day is May 15, 2020
Opening Day is May 15, 2020

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Group Tours

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About 1000 Islands Kayaking

DSCF7574One of the most rewarding ways to experience the 1000 Islands!

1000 Islands Kayaking is excited to provide you with nationally certified guides for our kayaking programs, from day tours to camping to skills courses.

Our Gananoque location is only minutes off Hwy 401 and is centrally located between Ottawa, Toronto and Montreal. Our kayak tours are ideal for a quick get-away. You’ll start enjoying the river in no time!

Contact us: 110 Kate Street • Gananoque, ON • • 613-329-6265

Hours of Operation: Opening day is May 15 2020. We are open 7 days a week from 9am – 5pm through October 2020. Book your reservation soon.

World-class Sea Kayaking in the 1000 Islands

Paddling through this historically charming and ecologically rich area is the best way to experience the river and islands. The 1000 Islands region is an integral part of the Frontenac Arch Biosphere Reserve, a member of the UNESCO World Network of Biosphere Reserves. At 1000 Islands Kayaking, we offer world class sea kayaking for all experience levels of paddlers and we can’t wait to get you out there!

No Experience Necessary!

Our kayaking tours are designed so that everyone, from beginners to more experienced paddlers, can participate in day trips, lessons, and specialty programs.

Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor

We are a top-rated attraction in the area and have been awarded a Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor. We thank our loyal supporters, newcomers, and everyone who makes this business a great one. Here’s to another exceptional kayaking season!

Happy Paddling!

Contact Us

1000 islands kayakingIf you require additional information about any of our tours or courses, or you would just like to say hello, don’t hesitate to give us a call. We are always happy to hear from other paddlers!

Call 613-329-6265 • Email:

We are located in the historic Pumphouse on Gananoque’s waterfront.
Our address is 110 Kate Street, Gananoque, Ontario.

Location of Operation

1000 Islands Kayaking Headquarters: 110 Kate St (beside Joel Stone Beach), Gananoque, Ontario, Canada