Day of the
pick up
Monday: 10-7 5:00pm 6:00pm
Tuesday: 10-7 5:00pm 6:00pm
Wednesday: 10-7 5:00pm 6:00pm
Thursday: 10-7 5:00pm 6:00pm
Friday: 10-7 5:00pm 6:00pm
Saturday: 10-7 5:00pm 6:00pm
Sunday: 10-7 5:00pm 6:00pm

Rental Polices

Tubes*, kayaks*, and paddle boards are available for all ages, however, some restrictions may apply. All services require a waiver be filled out prior to rental. For persons under the age of majority a parent or guardian is require to be present at the time of rental to provide written consent. Tube rentals require a $10 deposit on top of the rental that is refundable with the return of the tube and its accessories. Kayaks and Paddle Boards require a credit card authorization to guarantee the quality of our product. For details on credit card authorizations please call or email.

*Tubes: Under the age of 15 requires supervision
*Kayaks: Under 19 requires supervision



Kayak Rentals:

Our kayaks are very stable, easy to use, and great for first timers. They offer a vast amount of features that will allow for a safe, fun, and comfortable experience. The kayaks have adjustable seats and foot rests to insure your comfort. Separating the storage compartment and the cockpit is a floatation device to ensure the boat stays a float no matter the orientation. For a great adventure, memory, and fun filled day be sure to book now. Kayak rental includes drop off and pick up shuttle service. Shuttle service details are below.

Kayak Specifications:

Length: 10.5ft (3.2m)

Beam (width): 25”3/4 (0.27m)

Weight: 44lb (20kg)

Max weight: 260lb (118kg)

Rentals are available for river or lake.

Number of Kayaks 1 hr 2 hrs 3 hrs 4 hrs All day
1 Kayak $25 $35 $45 $55 $65
2 Kayaks $45 $65 $85 $105 $125
3 Kayaks $65 $95 $125 $165 $185
4 Kayaks $80d $120 $160 $200 $240
Additional kayak $15 /hr  

Tube Rentals:


Who doesn’t like to sit and relax down a beautiful river? With its growing popularity, ORKA offers tube rentals that include a complementary return shuttle from Little Beach. Our tubes, created with a built in headrest and cup holder, allow for you to say goodbye to sitting awkwardly and hello to a nice refreshing beverage. The last awesome fact is that ORKA has left behind the old fashion black inner tube and has introduced a new material that eliminates the dreaded tube rash. Before beginning on your river venture, we recommended that you bring foot and sun protection.

Worried about lossing your keys or belongings on the water? ORKA offers a free key service so you can float worry free. Just lock you rbelongings in your car, hand us your keys and enjoy the ride!

Tube rental Rate: $20 (plus $0 damage deposit to be given back upon the return of the tube)

Tube Specifications:

Outer diameter : 48” (120cm)

Inner Diameter: 16” (40cm) with open hole

Material: 30 gauge blue pvc vinyal

Feature: 1 beverage holder, 2 large handles, backrest, and 1 safety chamber (10cm diameter)

Paddle Board Rentals:

tubes tubes

ORKA has teamed up with the Feral Boardsports to offer a new line of paddle boards. These new paddle boards are custome designed boards create by Feral Boards. Feral Board sports are located in White Rock, British Columbia and offer wide variety of board rentals. Their professionaly designed boards are now entering Lake Cowichan with great reviews. All rentals come with a Life Jacket, paddle, and board. Book now to reserve your spot.

Rental Cost (Tax in):

1 hour: $25.00

Half day (4hr): $55.00

Full Day: $70.00

Reserve by phone (250-932-2222 or

Shuttle Service

ORKA is proud to offer the fastest shuttle service in town. Our fleet of buses allow us to get you were you need to go, quick and easy. No longer do you need to organize the “two car method”, instead use our free parking and have us take you were you need to go. Our shuttle service is included with all kayak and tube rentals. Drop off and pick up locations can be found on our Cowichan Waters Page. Please note that ORKA does not offer paid shuttle services for private tubers. This allows us to maintain the lowest wait times that the industry has to offer. However, we leave no one behind. If you have rented and your friend needs a ride we will take them, free of charge! Some restrictions may apply, please call for details.