About Bow Valley Stand Up Paddleboarding & Surf Inc

Bow Valley Stand Up Paddelboarding & Surf Inc

Bow Valley Stand Up Paddleboarding & Surf Inc is a sports recreation company headquartered in Canmore, Alberta. It was formed in 2019 by Brandon Olsthoorn and Ryan Hamilton.

Bow Valley Stand Up Paddleboarding & Surf offers stand-up paddle board (SUP) and surfboard rentals as well as lessons for all levels of experience. It also offers kayak and e-bike rentals, and group stand up paddle board excursions in both Canmore and Banff.

The Mission

Being on the water and in our mountain lakes is what drives us. It is our passion and life work. Our goal, when we started Bow Valley SUP and SURF in 2013, was to share that passion with as many people as possible. 10 years later, we continue to share our knowledge, experience and vision with our communinity, visitors and around the world. We love our home in Banff and Canmore. See you on the water!

The Vision

We want everyone to feel welcome at our shop and on the water. No question will go unanswered. By providing quality equipment, sound advice and Paddle Canada Certified lessons in Banff and Canmore, we feel we can get anyone on the water safely and comfortably for a lifetime of water enjoyment.

The Team

Brandon Olsthoorn
Julie Chang
Ryan Hamilton
Sue Shih
Maggie Mills
David Manning
Damien Mills