Intermediate to Advanced SUP in Tofino

September 23rd, 2015

The Islands SUP Tour: It’s 9am, I’m at the 1st St. Dock, downtown Tofino. The sun is streaking through the clouds and glinting off of the mountain range of Wah-nah-jus (Lone Cone) in the background. Looking across from the harbor, I’m deep in thought about the Tla-o-qui-aht traditional village …


Why the West Coast should be on every paddlers list for Fall?

September 12th, 2015

1)Mild weather Yes, the rains do start to pickup compared to the dry summer but weather trends for rain show much less rain historically in the months of September (average: 132mm) and October (average 341mm) still much less than November (average: 489mm),  December (average: 432) and January (477mm) 2)Warm …


The Rush of SUP Surfing!

September 2nd, 2015

The feeling of catching your first wave is an unparalleled experience, it just cannot be matched. (At least by anything PG rated) The same goes with your second, tenth and hundredth wave, the feeling improves as does the paddle surfers skill to read, catch and surf waves. Facing the …