Sea Kayaking

East Coast Outfitters. This outfitter rents kayaking equipment and offers instruction and guided excursions from May through September. Half-day, full-day, and shorter midday and sunset tours are available, and there's the option to have a customized tour or just rent a kayak. 2017 Lower Prospect Rd., Lower Prospect, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3T 1Y8. 902/852–2567; 877/852–2567; Tours C$50–C$135; rentals from C$20.

Mountain Equipment Co-op. Part of a small nationwide chain, this downtown sports store rents kayaks and other outdoors equipment . 1550 Granville St., Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3J 1X1. 902/421–2667; Kayak rental: C$30 a day, C$20 per additional day, C$140 per wk.