Kayak & SUP Tours

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Enjoy the magical beauty that Florida’s Nature Coast has to offer. We have many tours available and we love custom tours with cuisine. Just ask us! We’re game for almost anything! Offsite tours are a little more expensive because of mobilization fees but are definitely something we do a lot of. Call us today to book your mini adventure!

Stand Up Paddleboards are also available for tours.

Call To Book or Inquire: 727-842-1070

Mangrove Kayak Tour

Leisurely paddle through the estuary’s amidst the tranquility of the mangroves while enjoying the frequent visits from wild dolphins to manatees to jumping mullet and fishing Osprey. Truly magical experiences away from the fray of our busy lives. If you want to have a relaxing paddle, launch right from Gill Dawg and you’ll soon be immersed in nature’s beauty.

Guided Tour: $45.00 per person | $25 with your gear
Reservations required: Call To Book or Inquire: 727-842-1070 or email [email protected]

Sunset Paddle Tour

Come toast the sunset with us! This leisurely paddle through the beautiful mangroves of  the Cotee River. Includes a beer or wine with cheese and crackers. Departs 1 hr before sunset each Saturday (must meet minimum to run this tour).

Guided Tour: $45.00 per person | $25 with your gear
Reservations required: Call To Book or Inquire: 727-842-1070 or email [email protected]

Full Moon Cotee River Paddle Tour

This tour is held monthly during a full moon. You’ll enjoy the light of the moon while you leisurely paddle down river toward Miller’s Bayou passing homes previously owned by people like Shirley Temple, Charlie Chaplain, and many others.

Guided Tour: $45.00 per person | $25 with your gear
Reservations required: Call To Book or Inquire: 727-842-1070 or email [email protected]


Things to bring:

  • Water shoes (highly recommended)
  • Towel
  • Water and snack (recommended)
  • Change of clothes
  • Waterproof phone case (available for purchase)

Our Tours Policy: Rates include SUP/kayak, paddle and life jacket (PFD) Each participant must sign a Waiver of Liability. Parent/guardian signature on waiver is required for participants under age 18. Anyone under 18 must be accompanied on the water with a parent or guardian unless it is a guided tour. Minimum age to operate a paddlesport product solo under parental guidance is 10 years. You must be at least 18 years of age to rent a paddlesport product and 25 years of age to rent and operate power watercraft.

Our Weather Policy: Part of experiencing the great outdoors is being properly prepared for the weather. Our tours, rentals and events go on, rain or shine and we do not give refunds for inclement weather (unless there is heavy rain, high winds or when the U.S. Coast Guard has announced that a small craft advisory is in effect.) Please be prepared and dress appropriately for the weather. We will not commence on a tour if severe weather is expected. If your booking is cancelled by us due to weather, you have the choice of a full refund or raincheck for another day.

Our Cancellation Policy: You must cancel within 48 hours before your booked time. If your plans should change, you have the choice of rescheduling your booking or applying your payment towards any other product or service that we offer. Cancellation of a booking on a holiday weekend will be forfeited entirely. Any re-directed payments must be re-scheduled within 90 days of the cancellation. After 90 days, the deposit is forfeited. Call immediately if you are running late for your reservation, as you are considered a NO SHOW after thirty minutes and no refunds will be given. For our guided tours, we require a minimum of 4 bookings to commence on the tour. If we don’t have 4 bookings within 48 hours of the scheduled tour, we will contact you to cancel and you will receive a 100% refund or a credit toward another tour.