Sea Kayaking in Halifax
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Mountain Equipment Co-op. Part of a small nationwide chain, this downtown sports store rents kayaks for C$30 a day. 1550 Granville St., Halifax, NS, B3J 1X1. 902/421–2667. www.mec.ca.
East Coast Outfitters. About 31 km (19 miles) from downtown Halifax off Highway 333, this outfitter rents kayaking equipment and offers instruction and guided excursions from May through September. Half-day (C$75), full-day (C$135 with lunch), and shorter midday and sunset tours (C$50 each) are available. Kayak rentals start at C$20. 2017 Lower Prospect Rd., off Hwy. 333, Lower Prospect, Halifax, NS, B3T 1Y8. 902/852–2567 or 877/852–2567. www.eastcoastoutfitters.com.
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