Rowing an SUP for Fitness and Fun

Oar Board Rower, inflatable SUP, Fitness Row 12, Whitehall Rowing and Sail

A few years ago boat designer Harold Aune, co-founder of Whitehall Rowing and Sail, and builder of the worlds best all water rowing boats since 1987, noticed the incredible number of standup paddle boards people were using to get out on the water and have fun paddling around. He wondered if there was a way to somehow convert these relatively stable boards into a sculling rowboat. After […]

Canada’s Whitehall Rowing & Sail Builds the World’s Finest Boats

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There is a strong argument to be made in favor of stating that Whitehall Rowing & Sail hand-crafts the finest all-water rowing boats and sailing boats in the world.

Premium materials include hand-picked teak, sand cast bronze, brass, copper and hand-laid fibreglass. Classic looks, technologically innovative, and they row and sail like a dream in all water conditions.

But that’s what they do. Let’s consider the benefits to your lifestyle in owning one of these boats.

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The Oar Board®: great all-water workout! Take it on your next travel adventure.

The Adventure Row and Fitness Row SUPs are perfect for paddling or sculling. They are specially fitted with deck rings that make the installation of the Oar Board® Rower even easier than on a standard SUP. Getting fit and having fun out on the water has never been more affordable or as simple to do. Exploring and camping, anywhere on the planet where there’s a bit of rowable water has never been easier.

The Oar Board® Rower, produced by Whitehall Rowing […]

Saturna Island’s own Double-Decker Bustaurant

Wild Thyme Coffee House, Saturna Islands, Gulf Islands, British Columbia

Aleah Johnson is the owner of the Wild Thyme Coffee House on Saturna Island, and she seeks community support to ensure that her popular and innovative business venture can live on and expand into the future. Aleah operates her coffee house inside a vintage double-decker bus on Saturna Island, proudly serving this enthusiastic Gulf Island community.

The Bus is a 1963 Leyland Lowlander, the last in a group of ten built for southern transport […]

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Mothership Adventures

Mothership Adventures operates the heritage vessel Columbia III, offering exhilarating adventure tours in British Columbia, Canada.

Explore the remote coastal wilderness of British Columbia aboard the heritage vessel Columbia III! Join Mothership Adventures for exhilarating and unforgettable BC adventure tours that include sea kayaking, eco adventure, natural history, First Nations culture, extraordinary wildlife viewing, photography and painting.

Experience sand beaches, stunning fjords, lush estuaries, and exceptional wildlife viewing of whales and bears. Travel in luxury with a certified hospitable crew, qualified guides, gourmet food and comfortable accommodation aboard the […]

Eagle Wing Tours Whale Watching

Eagle Wing Tours Whale Watching, Victoria, Vancouver ISland, British Columbia

Guaranteed Whales! Eagle Wing Tours specializes in Whale Watching, marine wildlife viewing, and custom eco-adventure tours on Southern Vancouver Island. Guided expeditions take you through the San Juan and BC Gulf Islands in search of Killer Whales and additional marine wildlife, offering an exclusive, educational, and eco-friendly experience.

Based in our floating sales office and interpretive centre at the historic Fisherman’s Wharf in the Inner Harbour in Victoria, Eagle Wing offers a premium experience for travelers demanding more. Join […]

Steveston Seabreeze Adventures

Whale Watching with Steveston Seabreeze Adventures, Richmond, Greater Vancouver, British Columbia

Just thirty minutes south of Vancouver, in the quaint Historic fishing village of Steveston, you’ll find a gateway to some of the best whale watching Vancouver has to offer! Have you ever dreamed of seeing some of the world’s largest creatures in their natural habitat while out whale watching in Vancouver, on the beautiful BC coast?

Steveston Seabreeze Adventures offers exciting westcoast ecotours from Steveston – you don’t have to go to Vancouver Island to see the whales! […]