|This trip is for the true early birds in the crowd. During the summer it’s a great way to beat the heat. Your trip will start out with a safety briefing and any necessary training. The emphasis on this trip is to explore the marsh and sound side coast line while enjoying the waking moments of this unique ecosystem. Departure times are set to coincide with sunrise.Trip length approximately 2 hours. Call for Departure Times and Reservations.
|This is a great tour to learn the history and nature of Ocracoke. We’ll depart from our location on Silver Lake at 10:00am and learn about the history of Ocracoke and Portsmouth Island as we paddle to Springer’s Point. You’ll learn about the pirate Blackbeard and paddle in the area that was the site of his final battle. The marsh areas we’ll explore are home to many types of birds and creatures.Trip length approximately 2 hours.|
|What a great way to end your day and work up a little appetite for Dinner. You’ll experience the history of Ocracoke and visit the tidal marshes adjacent to our village. A great tour for watching the Ibis, Egret, and other birds heading in for the evening and of course we’ll catch an awesome sunset on the way back in. Departure is two hours before sunset.Trip length approximately 2 hours.|
full moon Tour
|On two nights each month we offer a tour that combines the history and nature of Ocracoke with a unique night paddle under a full moon. On the way out you’ll experience the history of Ocracoke and a beautiful sound side sunset. Once in the tidal marsh we’ll look for flounder and other fish & shellfish in the shallow waters.
Trip length approximately 2 hours.
Yoga Tai Chi Tour
|We begin with gentle yoga/taichi warm ups along with tips for ease in paddling your kayak. We’ll explore core strength with posture and breathe while enjoying fantastic birding. Standing on the beach or in shallow water you are taught movements designed to release and strengthen kayaking muscles and leave you relaxed and fulfilled. Beginners Welcome.|
|Rejuvenate your mind and body with our Standup Paddleboard Yoga Class. We’ll go through basic exercises conducted on SUPs in the edge of our beautiful harbor. Beginners Welcome.|
|Kayak Tour Rates|
|Kids 12 & Under||$18|
|2016 Full Moon Kayak Tour Schedule|
These boats are wide and stable. They are designed to accommodate paddlers of all levels from beginner to expert. If you will be here when the water is cold or you want to minimize how wet you get paddling you should choose a sit in kayak. If you want to put on your swimsuit and have some fun in warm sound side water or in the surf of the ocean then you should choose a sit on top kayak.
Perception Tribe 9.5
Perception Trip 11.5
Perception Tribe 13.5
Wilderness Systems Commander 120
Wilderness Systems Tarpon 140
Wilderness Systems Tarpon 130T Tandem
All sit on top kayaks are equipped with seatbacks
The fishing favorites in our fleet are the Wilderness Systems
Tarpon and Commander. When you specify a fishing boat we provide a setup that includes rod holders, rod tethers, and anchor system at no additional charge..
Our touring kayaks are designed for paddlers with a little more experience. These boats are faster and more efficient than recreational kayaks but they are also less stable and more prone to tipping. All of these boats are equipped with sealed bulkheads fore and aft and with storage. Spray skirts are available for an additional charge.
All rentals include paddle, life jacket, and dip net. Dry bags available on request.
Free delivery and pickup on daily and weekly rentals.
Things to bring on a Kayak Tour
Watershoes, Water, Hat, Sunglasses, Insect Repellant, Sunscreen, Camera.