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Reconnect with Nature: Kayaking Georgian Bay

Updated: Sep 13, 2023

With the challenges of this past year, it’s more important than ever to take a break and disconnect from the demands of everyday life. And there’s no better way to disconnect than by reconnecting with nature at our luxury resort. Rawley Resort is near Trent-Severn Waterway, the gateway to the beautiful Georgian Bay, one of the world’s largest bodies of freshwater. Kayaking Georgian Bay has become a favorite spot to clear your mind as you take in the iconic landscapes of the Canadian Shield. Embark on a self-guided expedition past windswept pines and rugged islands. Or choose to navigate Georgian Bay with an expert on a guided kayaking adventure. However, you decide to explore the beauty of Georgian Bay, join us at Rawley Resort for an escape that will leave you revitalized and reconnected with nature.

Guided Georgian Bay Kayak Trips

  1. White Squall: Spend the day with the guides at White Squall and explore the sheltered bays and islands of the Georgian Bay. This day trip is friendly to paddlers of any skill level with the help of qualified guides. Book your Island Kayak Day Trip here.

  2. Ontario Sea Kayak Centre: You can take several guided trips with Ontario Sea Kayak Centre ranging from one day to multi-day trips. We recommend the Georgian Bay Kayaking Day Trip for those who want a short scenic excursion. If you are looking for a unique multi-day adventure for a girlfriend’s getaway, try the Georgian Bay Kayaking and Yoga Trip. This adventure will have you feeling rejuvenated after connecting with yourself and nature simultaneously.

  3. Wilderness Adventures: There are over 30,000 islands in Georgian Bay that you can paddle past on a guided trip with WIilderness Adventures. The three-day trip focuses on the Franklin Island Wilderness Reserve. The five-day trip tours the inner and outer island chains of Georgian Bay.

Self-Guided Georgian Bay Kayak Trips

If you are not interested in a guided expedition, you can choose to paddle Georgian Bay on a self-guided kayaking trip. There are several rental options for kayaks, where you can access different areas of the bay. Companies like Killarney Outfitters provide detailed information on self-guided kayaking routes of Phillip Edward Island, the French River, Bustard Islands, and more. They are also the best resource to help you plan a unique kayak route based on your interest and skill level. The following companies provide rentals for kayaks and other paddling equipment.

Relaxation and Reconnection at Rawley Resort

After kayaking Georgian Bay, return to Rawley Resort for an indulging retreat. You can continue connecting with the beauty of Southern Ontario when you stay at our resort. We invite you to walk through our grounds and explore the botanic beauty of our gardens. Or marvel at more stunning views on the nearby hiking trails. We are the ideal destination to get away from it all with our relaxing The Spa at Rawley and curated experiences that connect you with nature.

Explore our spacious accommodations here to find the perfect setting for your next getaway at Rawley Resort.

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