Western Canada's Canoeing Experts
Ridge Wilderness Adventures offers Canoe Adventures, Canoe Lessons and First Aid Training.
Founder and CEO, David Wooldridge, is recognized by the canoe industry as a master instructor and lead developer of canoeing programs for Canada. Ridge Wilderness Adventures is the leading provider for canoeing in BC. We specialize in Lake, River, Tripping and Big Canoeing, which makes us uniquely suited to assist you in getting outside.
Our Adventures and Lessons are available all over southern BC. We also offer specialty training all over Canada. We utilize Voyageur, Tandem and Solo canoes to make sure we offer what you are looking for. Our canoe adventures and lessons are offered on a weekly basis and our office is located in Maple Ridge, just outside Vancouver.
As a company Ridge Wilderness Adventures continually supports groups who are working for our environment. Wild Salmon, and protection of our Waterways are areas we feel strongly about and we choose to donate funds and resources to organizations that work to protect our environment and waterways.
We hope this site and our services help you Explore, Experience and Enjoy our beautiful outdoors!
To explore the outdoors by Canoe & To protect the environments we traverse.
Learning! Adventure! Companionship! Fun!
To offer the best possible Canoe Trips, Canoe Lessons, First Aid, and Outdoors Education
Hear what folks are saying!
We spend all our time guiding others and playing outside. We have hands on experience in Wilderness First Aid and crisis situations. This makes us ideally suited to teach this course.
If you are thinking of taking a First Aid course and you spend any time outside, this course will make you feel more prepared. It will give you the skills to deal with all those potential problems.