Become a Voyageur - Canoe Tour

Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours in Canada
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Tour description

Step into our stable 25' voyageur canoe and paddle breathtaking Barrier Lake. A leisurely paddle along the shore of this lake is the perfect addition to any visit to Kananaskis. The voyageurs were responsible for the Western settlement expansion of Canada by utilizing large canoes that held many people. Learn how to light a fire without a match and watch for wildlife as you paddle along the rugged shoreline surrounded by mountains.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Barrier Lake, Kananaskis Country, AlbertaJourney back into time and learn to be a Voyageur. Experience portaging, paddling and lighting a no-match fire. Breath in the fresh mountain air and enjoy the 360-degree mountain view. While you explore watch for wildlife along the rugged shoreline.Start your day at the Barrier Lake Day Use Area, where you will climb into our 25' voyageur canoe and paddle the breathtaking Barrier Lake. A leisurely paddle along the shore of this lake is the perfect addition to any visit to Kananaskis.Duration: 2 hours

What's included

  • Snacks
  • Certified Guide
  • Local history about voyageurs, plants, and animals.
  • Life jacket, paddle and canoeing instruction.

What's not included

  • Private transportation