As of summer 2016, Jim's Kayaking is now launching tours and providing rentals from Descanso Bay Regional Park and Campground in addition to our dock at Silva Bay Marina. New ways to explore Gabriola Island! For more information, please contact Jim.

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 twenty years of experience paddling throughout BC and in Baja, Mexico.

Launch from Gabriola Island and discover the Gulf Islands on a guided day trip. 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.